US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (L) talks with South African Minister of International Relations and Co-operation Maite Mashabane on August 7, 2012 prior to the second meeting of the South Africa-United States Strategic Dialogue in Pretoria. Clinton’s tour to South Africa is aimed at boosting trade and business ties between the two countries. South Africa is the largest US trade partner in the region at $22 billion (18 billion euros) annual trade between them. The United States is the third largest source of foreign direct investment in Africa’s biggest economy.
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