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    SADC liberalises Trade in Services with support from the EU

    As the 21st century advances, trade in "services" – as opposed to concrete products, or "goods" – becomes ever more important. According to the European Commission, services account for over 70% of economic activity in the European Union and a similar (and rising) proportion of overall employment. Globally, trade in services – imports and exports – also plays a major role in the economy.