Arusha — In a bid to improve trade with other members in the East African Community (EAC), Tanzania has issued 3,222 simplified certificates of origin (CoO) as of June last year compared to 2,355 certificates issued in 2014.
This was revealed in Dar es Salaam on Tuesday by Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa in his address to the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) currently holding a plenary session here.
A CoO is a document used in international trade in printed form or as an electronic document. It is completed by an exporter and certified by a recognised issuing body, attesting that a ship consignment has been produced, manufactured or processed in a particular country. Read more. Source | Citizen