Trade Agreements


Bilateral Trade Agreements


The Republic of Malawi has signed some Bilateral Trade Agreement . Below is a list of these Bilateral Trade Agreements:

i.Malawi - Mozambique

ii.Malawi - Republic of South Africa

iii.Malawi - Zimbabwe

iv.Malawi - Botswana Customs


Regional/Multilateral Trade Agreements


The Republic of Malawi has signed some Regional/Multilateral Trade Agreement with different International Organizations. Below is a list of these Regional/Multilateral Trade Agreements:

i.Cotonou Agreement

ii.World Trade Organization (WTO)

iii.Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)

iv.Southern African Development Community (SADC)

v.Tripartite Free Trade Agreement



Unilateral Trade Agreements


i.African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA)

ii.Everything But Arms (EBA)

iii.Canadian Initiative

iv.Generalised System of Preferences

v.South-South Cooperation Initiative (including India. China, Brazil)


Investment Promotion and Protection Agreements


i.Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Fund for International Development, 2002

ii.Republic of Libya, 1999

iii.Republic of Italy, 2003

iv.The Republic of Netherlands, 2003

v.Republic of Zimbabwe, 200