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Comoros

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 216th largest goods trading partner with $6 million in total (two way) goods trade during 2018. Goods exports totaled $3 million; goods imports totaled $3 million. The U.S. goods trade deficit with Comoros was $206 thousand in 2018.

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' 210th largest goods export market in 2018.

  • U.S. goods exports to Comoros in 2018 were $3 million, up 102.0% ($1 million) from 2017 and up 575.0% from 2008. 

  • The top export categories (2-digit HS) in 2018 were: aircraft ($2 million), vehicles ($513 thousand), meat (poultry) ($70 thousand), electrical machinery ($49 thousand), and miscellaneous grain, seeds, fruit (sowing seed, fruit) ($46 thousand).

  • U.S. total exports of agricultural products to Comoros totaled $115 thousand in 2018.

Imports

  • Comoros was the United States' 195th largest supplier of goods imports in 2018.

  • U.S. goods imports from Comoros totaled $3 million in 2018, down 41.2% ($2 million) from 2017, but up 219.3% from 2008. 

  • The top import categories (2-digit HS) in 2018 were: coffee, tea & spice (vanilla beans) ($2 million), perfumery, cosmetics ($461 thousand), machinery ($24 thousand), special other (low value estimates) ($23 thousand), and electrical machinery ($15 thousand).

  • U.S. total imports of agricultural products from Comoros totaled $3 million in 2018.

Trade Balance

  • The U.S. goods trade deficit with Comoros was $206 thousand in 2018, a 94.4% decrease ($3 million) over 2017.

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.