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The Impact of EU Free Trade Agreements on Economic Development and Regional Integration in Southern Africa

The Example of EU-SACU Trade Relations


Mareike Meyn

Contents: The Southern African Customs Union (SACU), (motivation for regional integration, distribution of gains and losses, external relations) – SACU - EU trade relations: from unilateral preferences to reciprocal trade – The contribution of free trade agreements to industrialisation, regional integration and economic development in the SACU countries – Cases of successful industrial policy and the contribution of EU free trade agreements: evidence from the South African automotive industry and the Namibian fishing industry – Trade capacity building in the SACU countries and its relevance for development oriented trade relations with the EU.