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U.S. - Gambia Trade Facts
The Gambia is currently our 183rd largest goods trading partner with $41 million in total (two way) goods trade during 2016. Goods exports totaled $40 million; goods imports totaled $644 thousand. The U.S. goods trade surplus with The Gambia was $39 million in 2016.
According to the Department of Commerce, U.S. exports of goods to The Gambia supported an estimated 2 hundred jobs in 2015 (latest data available).
The Gambia was the United States' 173rd largest goods export market in 2016.
U.S. goods exports to The Gambia in 2016 were $40 million, up 6.8% ($3 million) from 2015 and up 88.7% from 2006.
The top export categories (2-digit HS) in 2016 were: miscellaneous food ($11 million), meat ($10 million), vehicles ($5 million), special other ($3 million), and machinery ($2 million).
U.S. total exports of agricultural products to The Gambia totaled $21 million in 2016. Leading domestic export categories include: condiments & sauces ($11 million), poultry meat & prods. (ex. eggs) ($9 million), wine & beer ($120 thousand), beef & beef products ($100 thousand), and non-alcoholic bev. (ex. juices) ($43 thousand).
The Gambia was the United States' 214th largest supplier of goods imports in 2016.
U.S. goods imports from The Gambia totaled $644 thousand in 2016, down 28.2% ($253 thousand) from 2015, but up 124.4% from 2006.
The top import categories (2-digit HS) in 2016 were: special other ($225 thousand), fish and seafood ($83 thousand), low value estimates ($75 thousand), art and antiques ($73 thousand), and electrical machinery ($29 thousand).
U.S. total imports of agricultural products from The Gambia totaled $31 thousand in 2016.
- The U.S. goods trade surplus with The Gambia was $39 million in 2016, a 7.7% increase ($3 million) over 2015.
Data on U.S. FDI in The Gambia are unavailable.
No data on The Gambia's FDI in the U.S. are available.
NOTE: No services trade data with The Gambia are available.