The Uganda Manufactures Association (UMA) has called upon the business community to join hands in the fight against the non-tariff barriers to help simplify business transactions with in the community.
According to Investopedia, Nontariff barriers are forms of restrictive trade where barriers to trade put in place and take a form other than a tariff. They include quotas, levies, embargoes, sanctions and other restrictions.
Godfery Ssali the advocacy and business analyst at UMA says that the fight against non-tariff barriers will assist to moderate on the time and money spent by business operatives during the course of business dealings.
Ssali adds that as UMA, they came up with an on online tool where every business personnel can report tariff-barriers wherever they may be and the problem is dealt with immediately.