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AGOA Status: Gambia is ineligible for AGOA this year

U.S. - Gambia Trade Facts

Gambia is currently our 185th largest goods trading partner with $42 million in total (two way) goods trade during 2014. Goods exports totaled $42 million; goods imports totaled $298 thousand. The U.S. goods trade surplus with Gambia was $41 million in 2014.

According to the Department of Commerce, U.S. exports of goods to Gambia supported an estimated 2 hundred jobs in 2014.

Exports

Gambia was the United States' 172nd largest goods export market in 2014.

U.S. goods exports to Gambia in 2014 were $42 million, up 22% ($7 million) from 2013 and up 80% from 2004.

The top export categories (2-digit HS) in 2014 were: miscellaneous food ($12 million), meat ($7 million), vehicles ($7 million), pharmaceuticals ($4 million), and special other ($3 million).

U.S. exports of agricultural products to Gambia totaled $20 million in 2014.

 

Imports

Gambia was the United States' 214th largest supplier of goods imports in 2014.

U.S. goods imports from Gambia totaled $298 thousand in 2014, down 82% ($1 million) from 2013, and down 39% from 2004.

The top import categories (2-digit HS) in 2014 were: fish and seafood ($82 thousand), special other ($39 thousand), vegetables ($35 thousand), animal or vegetable fats and oils ($28 thousand), and toys and sports equipment ($25 thousand).

U.S. imports of agricultural products from Gambia totaled $99 thousand in 2014.

 

Trade Balance

The U.S. goods trade surplus with Gambia was $41 million in 2014, a 27.1% increase ($9 million) over 2013.

 

Investment

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

The distribution of Gambia FDI in the United States is not available.

 

NOTE: No services trade data with Gambia are available.