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Guinea-Bissau

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AGOA Status: Guinea-Bissau is eligible for AGOA this year.

Trade Agreements: The U.S. and the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA), which includes Guinea-Bissau, have a Trade & Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA).

U.S. - Guinea-Bissau Trade Facts

Guinea-Bissau is currently our 219th largest goods trading partner with $3 million in total (two way) goods trade during 2014. Goods exports totaled $3 million; goods imports totaled $58 thousand. The U.S. goods trade surplus with Guinea-Bissau was $3 million in 2014.

Exports

Guinea-Bissau was the United States' 213th largest goods export market in 2014.

U.S. goods exports to Guinea-Bissau in 2014 were $3 million, down 56% ($4 million) from 2013 but up 136% from 2004.

The top export categories (2-digit HS) in 2014 were: meat ($743 thousand), optical and medical instruments ($556 thousand), pharmaceuticals ($479 thousand), miscellaneous food ($249 thousand), and mineral fuels ($193 thousand).

U.S. exports of agricultural products to Guinea-Bissau totaled $1 million in 2014.

Imports

Guinea-Bissau was the United States' 225th largest supplier of goods imports in 2014.

U.S. goods imports from Guinea-Bissau totaled $58 thousand in 2014, down 98% ($3 million) from 2013, and down 100% from 2004.

The top import categories (2-digit HS) in 2014 were: special other ($30 thousand), machinery ($17 thousand), art and antiques ($9 thousand), special other ($3 thousand), and live animals ($ million).

There were no agricultural products imported from Guinea-Bissau in 2014.

Trade Balance

The U.S. goods trade surplus with Guinea-Bissau was $3 million in 2014, a 16.8% decrease ($576 thousand) over 2013.

Investment

There is no information on the distribution of U.S. FDI in Guinea-Bissau.

The distribution of Guinea-Bissau FDI in the United States is not available.

 

NOTE: No services trade data with Guinea-Bissau are available.