For Ugandan food and beverage companies competing on the domestic market, seal of approval from the Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) is key for success. However, it can be a daunting undertaking for smaller and newer businesses.
Innovative Indian cotton picking technology, Kapas Plucker, was today launched in Kasese
District, Uganda. Facilitated by the International Trade Centre’s (ITC) Supporting Indian Trade
and Investment for Africa (SITA) initiative, the launch will be followed by a training programme
for farmers, extension officials, researchers and technicians who are key stakeholders and
likely beneficiaries of the initiative.