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Comoros

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AGOA Status: Comoros is eligible for AGOA this year.

Trade Agreements: The U.S. and the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), which includes Comoros, signed a Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) in 2001.

U.S. - Comoros Trade Facts

Comoros is currently our 213th largest goods trading partner with $6 million in total (two way) goods trade during 2017. Goods exports totaled $1 million; goods imports totaled $5 million. The U.S. goods trade deficit with Comoros was $4 million in 2017.

According to the Department of Commerce, U.S. exports of goods to Comoros supported an estimated 8 jobs in 2015 (latest data available).

Exports

  • Comoros was the United States' 216th largest goods export market in 2017.

  • U.S. goods exports to Comoros in 2017 were $1 million, up 1.9% ($25 thousand) from 2016 and up 274.7% from 2007.  

  • The top export categories (2-digit HS) in 2017 were: vehicles ($661 thousand), fish and seafood (molluscs, live fish, chilled, frozen, salmon) ($308 thousand), meat (poultry) ($221 thousand), electrical machinery ($85 thousand), and special other (articles donated for relief) ($55 thousand).

  • U.S. total exports of agricultural products to Comoros totaled $221 thousand in 2017.  

Imports

  • Comoros was the United States' 186th largest supplier of goods imports in 2017.

  • U.S. goods imports from Comoros totaled $5 million in 2017, up 89.6% ($2 million) from 2016, and up 833.4% from 2007.  

  • The top import categories (2-digit HS) in 2017 were: coffee, tea & spice (vanilla beans) ($5 million), perfumery, cosmetics ($130 thousand), wood and wood products ($45 thousand), optical and medical instruments ($22 thousand), and plastics ($10 thousand).

  • U.S. total imports of agricultural products from Comoros totaled $5 million in 2017. The leading category is: spices ($5 million).  

Trade Balance

  • The U.S. goods trade deficit with Comoros was $4 million in 2017, a 179.0% increase ($2 million) over 2016. 

Investment

  • There is no information on the distribution of U.S. FDI in Comoros. 

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

 

NOTE: No services trade data with Comoros are available.