You are here
AGOA Status: Eritrea is not eligible for AGOA this year.
U.S. - Eritrea Trade Facts
Eritrea is currently our 214th largest goods trading partner with $5 million in total (two way) goods trade during 2017. Goods exports totaled $5 million; goods imports totaled $267 thousand. The U.S. goods trade surplus with Eritrea was $5 million in 2017.
According to the Department of Commerce, U.S. exports of goods to Eritrea supported an estimated 20 jobs in 2015 (latest data available).
Eritrea was the United States' 204th largest goods export market in 2017.
U.S. goods exports to Eritrea in 2017 were $5 million, up 64.7% ($2 million) from 2016 but down 17.9% from 2007.
The top export categories (2-digit HS) in 2017 were: machinery ($2 million), electrical machinery ($1 million), miscellaneous chemical products ($396 thousand), plastics ($279 thousand), and furniture and bedding ($221 thousand).
U.S. total exports of agricultural products to Eritrea totaled $13 thousand in 2017.
Eritrea was the United States' 222nd largest supplier of goods imports in 2017.
U.S. goods imports from Eritrea totaled $267 thousand in 2017, down 43.2% ($203 thousand) from 2016, and down 38.1% from 2007.
The top import categories (2-digit HS) in 2017 were: wood and wood products ($109 thousand), beverages ($69 thousand), electrical machinery ($31 thousand), machinery ($23 thousand), and iron and steel products ($15 thousand).
U.S. total imports of agricultural products from Eritrea totaled $20 thousand in 2017.
- The U.S. goods trade surplus with Eritrea was $5 million in 2017, a 84.4% increase ($2 million) over 2016.
Data on U.S. FDI in Eritrea are unavailable. There is no information on the distribution of U.S. FDI in Eritrea.
No data on Eritrea's FDI in the U.S. are available. There is no information on the distribution of Eritrea FDI in the U.S.
NOTE: No services trade data with Eritrea are available.