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Bulgaria And Romania Trade with Sub-Saharan Africa: A Comparison


  • Marinov, Eduard


The diversification of international markets and the direction towards regions which were neglected and evaded as risky could be a powerful factor in the search for growth acceleration and overcoming recession. The paper aims at summarizing the potential of trade with one such region – Sub-Saharan Africa, by providing an EU comparison of Bulgarian and Romanian trade relations with it. The studies the dynamics of both countries trade with the region for the 2003-2015 period, the place of Sub-Saharan Africa in Bulgarian and Romanian extra-EU trade, the commodity structure and the direction of trade.

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  • Marinov, Eduard, 2017. "Bulgaria And Romania Trade with Sub-Saharan Africa: A Comparison," MPRA Paper 80716, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:80716

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    Sub-Saharan Africa; SSA; Bulgarian International Trade; Romanian International Trade; EU comparison;

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    • F14 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Empirical Studies of Trade
    • F50 - International Economics - - International Relations, National Security, and International Political Economy - - - General

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