AGOA Status: Chad is eligible for AGOA this year. It also qualifies for textile and apparel benefits.
Trade Agreements: The U.S. and Chad have no trade or investment agreements.
U.S.-Chad Trade Facts
Chad is currently our 72nd largest goods trading partner with $3.2 billion in total (exports plus imports) goods trade during 2011.
Chad was the United States' 179th largest goods export market in 2011.
U.S. goods exports to Chad in 2011 were $35 million, down 60% from 2010.
The top export categories (2-digit HS) for 2011 were: Machinery ($6 million), Cereals (grain) ($5 million), Vegetables (legumes) ($4 million), Electrical Machinery ($4 million), and Baking Related ($3 million).
Chad was the United States' 58th largest supplier of goods imports in 2011.
U.S. goods imports from Chad totaled $3.2 billion in 2011, a 55.3% increase from 2010.
The top import category (2-digit HS) for 2011 was: Mineral Fuel (oil) ($3.2 billion), over 99% of total imports.
The U.S. goods trade deficit with Chad was $3.1 billion in 2011, a 60.5% increase from 2010.