AGOA Status: Burundi is not eligible for AGOA this year.

Trade Agreements: The U.S. signed Trade and Investment Framework Agreements (TIFA) with the East African Community (EAC) in 2008, and with the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) in 2001. Burundi is a member of both regional organizations.

Burundi Trade Summary

U.S. goods exports to Burundi in 2022 were $5 million, up 14.1 percent ($627 thousand) from 2021 but down 75 percent from 2012. U.S. goods imports from Burundi totaled $8 million in 2022, up 104.2 percent ($4 million) from 2021, and up 61 percent from 2012.  The U.S. trade balance with Burundi shifted from a goods trade surplus of $647 thousand in 2021 to a goods trade deficit of $3 million in 2022.


  • There is no information on the distribution of U.S. FDI in Burundi.
  • No data on Burundi's FDI in the U.S. are available.

NOTE: No services trade data with Burundi are available.