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U.S. - Gambia Trade Facts
The Gambia is currently our 186th largest goods trading partner with $40 million in total (two way) goods trade during 2017. Goods exports totaled $39 million; goods imports totaled $964 thousand. The U.S. goods trade surplus with The Gambia was $38 million in 2017.
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' 174th largest goods export market in 2017.
U.S. goods exports to The Gambia in 2017 were $39 million, down 1.9% ($768 thousand) from 2016 but up 96.2% from 2007.
The top export categories (2-digit HS) in 2017 were: miscellaneous food ($10 million), meat ($9 million), vehicles ($8 million), cereals ($4 million), and plastics ($3 million).
U.S. total exports of agricultural products to The Gambia totaled $22 million in 2017.
The Gambia was the United States' 212th largest supplier of goods imports in 2017.
U.S. goods imports from The Gambia totaled $964 thousand in 2017, up 49.8% ($321 thousand) from 2016, and up 550.2% from 2007.
The top import categories (2-digit HS) in 2017 were: machinery ($198 thousand), fish and seafood ($143 thousand), special other ($133 thousand), optical and medical instruments ($76 thousand), and animal or vegetable fats and oils ($63 thousand).
U.S. total imports of agricultural products from The Gambia totaled $136 thousand in 2017.
- The U.S. goods trade surplus with The Gambia was $38 million in 2017, a 2.8% decrease ($1 million) over 2016.
Data on U.S. FDI in The Gambia are unavailable. There is no information on the distribution of U.S. FDI in The Gambia.
No data on The Gambia's FDI in the U.S. are available. There is no information on the distribution of The Gambia FDI in the U.S.
NOTE: No services trade data with The Gambia are available.