The Journal of African Trade is the official journal of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank). Publishing services are provided by Digital Commons on behalf of Afreximbank. Peer review is under the responsibility of Afreximbank.

The journal seeks to publish articles that test, advance and develop models, frameworks and concepts in the broad areas of international trade and trade finance, economic growth and development, and international finance.

The Journal of African Trade is an open access journal, i.e. all articles are immediately and permanently free to read, download, copy & distribute. The journal is published under the CC BY 4.0 user license which defines the permitted 3rd-party reuse of its articles. Publication in this journal is free of charge for Authors. All open access publication fees are subsidized by the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank).

See the Aims and Scope for a complete coverage of the journal.

Current Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1 (2023) 1-2

African Trade


Intra-Africa Trade In Services And The Afcfta
Socrates Kraido Majune, Judy Kiende Kaaria, and Evelyne Nyathira Kihiu


The Effect of Tariff on Import Revenue and Misinvoicing in Sub–Saharan Africa
Eric Osei-Assibey, Edna Owusu Adokoh, and Alice Nubuor

Covid-19 and African Trade


Covid-19 Health crisis and cross-border trade in West Africa
Tibi Didier Zoungrana, Olivier Combelem, and Désiré Drabo