South Africa won't compromise on quality as pressure mounts on AGOA

South Africa remains unyielding in maintaining systems and controls upholding the standard of the chicken that will be imported from the US.

702 and Cape Talk's John Maytham spoke to political writer, Linda Ensor, regarding the recent developments regarding the trade deal.

Listen to the interview below:

It's a very complex and tricky issue having to get different standards and different operating systems to cohere.

Linda Ensor, political writer

South Africa applies global standards but there's a difference over control procedures. In the US they use a recall system where products are released and then recalled from retailers.

Linda Ensor, political writer

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