Take advantage of AfCFTA to become net exporters of refined petroleum products — Wamkele Mene to Africa

March 15, 2021 Modern Ghana 0 Comments

The Secretary-General of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Wamkele Mene says it is about time Africa moved from being a net importer of refined petroleum products to become a net exporter.

He noted that Africa still exports raw crude oil to the outside world which is refined and sold back to the continent at higher cost.

Mr. Mene made these remarks in a keynote address to the Ghana International Petroleum Conference organised by the Ghana Chamber of Bulk Oil Distributors (CBOD). The conference was held under the theme “Positioning the Downstream Petroleum Industry for AfCFTA. Read More.

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