As the U.S. continues its wholesale review of all trade agreements and preference programmes- including the African Growth and Opportunity Act-it seems to still be building up on the AGOA programme that’s so far still set to run through 2025. Last month, the United States Trade Representative said Togo is now eligible to enjoy trade benefits under AGOA for textile and apparel products. A statement in the Federal Register said, “…Togo has adopted an effective visa system and related procedures to prevent the unlawful transshipment of textile and apparel articles and the use of counterfeit documents in connection with the shipment of such articles…”