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African Maritime Trade and Landlocked Countries

Wednesday, 23 June

2:25 pm - 2:55 pm (CET) / 23/jun/2021 12:25 pm - 23/jun/2021 12:55 pm

One of the major challenges facing Africa's seventeen landlocked countries is cargo accessibility by road rail and inland waterways. With Africa's ports now modernized and ready to ramp up trade to and from the continent, UNCTAD's Jan Hoffmann and Tanger Med Port's Rachid Houari will be discussing what it takes for ambitious intermodal infrastructure projects to move from the planning desk to reality.

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