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Central African Republic

Central African Republic

AGOA Status: Central African Republic is not eligible for AGOA this year.

Trade Agreements: The U.S. and Central African Republic have no trade or investment agreements.

U.S.-Central African Republic Trade Facts

Central African Republic is currently our 212th largest goods trading partner with $7 million in total (exports plus imports) goods trade during 2013. Goods exports totaled $4 million; Goods imports totaled $3 million. The U.S. goods trade surplus with Central African Republic was $1 million in 2013.

Exports

Central African Republic was the United States' 208th largest goods export market in 2013.

U.S. goods exports to Central African Republic in 2013 were $4 million, down 51.9% from 2012.

The top export categories (2-digit HS) for 2013 were: Pharmaceutical Products ($1 million), Machinery ($1 million), thousand), Electrical Machinery ($566 thousand), and Special Other (low value shipments) ($558 thousand).

Imports

Central African Republic was the United States' 212th largest supplier of goods imports in 2013.

U.S. goods imports from Central African Republic totaled $3 million in 2013, a 31.5% decrease from 2012.

The top import categories (2-digit HS) for 2013 were: Precious Stones and Metals (diamonds) ($2 million), Wood ($500 thousand), Fats and Oils (bees wax) ($258 thousand), and Machinery ($45 thousand).

Trade Balance

The U.S. goods trade surplus with Central African Republic was $1 million in 2013, 70.4% less than in 2012.