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EAGC's G-Soko grain trade platform officially launched

Published on August 04, 2015

The Eastern Africa Grain Council (EAGC) has been developing and promoting Structured Trade in Grains and Cereals in the Eastern Africa Region. The components/building blocks of Structured Trade include, Grades & Standards, Post-Harvest Handling and Management, Storage and Warehousing & Warehouse Receipt System (WRS) and a Trading Platform.

EAGC in partnership with Virtual City, a Kenya based IT Company, with the support of FoodTrade East and Southern Africa (Food Trade ESA) is enhancing regional trade by developing a private sector-driven structured trading platform called the G-Soko Platform that will engage smallholders. Read more. Source | Linkedin