International Relations

Botswana has concluded and signed numerous bilateral and regional trade agreements. Some of these agreements provide duty free and quota free market access, while some accord preferential market access to Botswana's goods and services. Botswana is also a member of the World Trade Organisation. The following is a list of existing and pending trade agreements

  • Botswana/Zimbabwe
  • Botswana/Malawi
  • Botswana/Korea
  • Southern African Customs Union (SACU)
  • Southern African Development Community (SADC)
  • SACU-European Free Trade Association Free Trade Agreement (SACU EFTA FTA)
  • SACU-Mercado Cum del Sur Preferential Trade Agreement (SACU MERCOSUR PTA)
  • SACU-United States of America Trade, Investment and Development Cooperation Agreement (SACU US TIDCA)
  • African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA)
  • World Trade Organisation (WTO)
  • Interim SADC – Economic Partnership Agreement EPA (SADC EPA)
  • SACU-INDIA Preferential Trade Agreement (SACU India PTA) (On-going negotiations)