Côte d’Ivoire is eligible for AGOA this year.
U.S. - Cote d'Ivoire Trade Facts
Cote d'Ivoire is currently our 85th largest goods trading partner with $1.6 billion in total (two way) goods trade during 2018. Goods exports totaled $309 million; goods imports totaled $1.2 billion. The U.S. goods trade deficit with Cote d'Ivoire was $937 million in 2018.
According to the Department of Commerce, U.S. exports of goods to Cote d'Ivoire supported an estimated 1 thousand jobs in 2015 (latest data available).
Cote d'Ivoire was the United States' 116th largest goods export market in 2018.
U.S. goods exports to Cote d'Ivoire in 2018 were $309 million, down 3.9% ($13 million) from 2017 but up 21.8% from 2008.
- The top export categories (2-digit HS) in 2018 were: mineral fuels ($67 million), plastics ($52 million), organic chemicals ($45 million), machinery ($31 million), and vehicles ($16 million).
- U.S. total exports of agricultural products to Cote d'Ivoire totaled $24 million in 2018. Leading domestic export categories include: rice ($10 million), condiments & sauces ($9 million), processed vegetables ($1 million), beef & beef products ($1 million), and prepared food ($1 million).
Cote d'Ivoire was the United States' 76th largest supplier of goods imports in 2018.
U.S. goods imports from Cote d'Ivoire totaled $1.2 billion in 2018, up 2.5% ($30 million) from 2017, and up 14.2% from 2008.
The top import categories (2-digit HS) in 2018 were: cocoa ($734 million), mineral fuels ($372 million), rubber ($92 million), edible fruit & nuts (coconut, brazil, cashews) ($24 million), and wood and wood products ($7 million).
- U.S. total imports of agricultural products from Cote d'Ivoire totaled $851 million in 2018. Leading categories include: cocoa beans ($608 million), cocoa paste & cocoa butter ($113 million), rubber & allied products ($92 million), tree nuts ($24 million), and snack foods ($13 million).
- The U.S. goods trade deficit with Cote d'Ivoire was $937 million in 2018, a 4.8% increase ($43 million) over 2017.
Data on U.S. FDI in Cote D'Ivoire are unavailable. There is no information on the distribution of U.S. FDI in Cote d'Ivoire.
No data on Cote D'Ivoire's FDI in the U.S. are available. There is no information on the distribution of Cote d'Ivoire FDI in the U.S.
NOTE: No services trade data with Cote d'Ivoire are available.