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How used car exports to Africa could become the development opportunity of the decade

Traffic during the morning rush hour in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Africa is the ultimate destination for 40% of used cars and that has a big impact on emissions. Image: Reuters/Siphiwe Sibeko

Maya Ben Dror
Industry Manager, Automotive and New Mobility & Advanced Manufacturing, World Economic Forum
Tilmann Vahle
Lead on Circular Mobility Solutions, Systemiq
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Used Light Duty Vehicles Quantity and Flow to Main Destination Markets from the EU, USA, Japan, ROK (2020)
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