The key objective of the USAID Southern Africa Trade Hub (the Trade Hub) is to increase international competitiveness, intra-regional trade and food security in Southern Africa. Activities include:
- Customs reform and modernization;
- Food production and security;
- Textiles and apparel production and exports;
- Renewable energy;
- Trade facilitation and WTO compliance.
The Trade Hub is supported by USAID and works closely with the Southern African Development Community (SADC).