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Equatorial Guinea

Equatorial Guinea

AGOA Status: Equatorial Guinea is not eligible for AGOA this year.

Trade Agreements: The U.S. and Equatorial Guinea have no trade or investment agreements.

U.S.-Equatorial Guinea Trade Facts

Equatorial Guinea is currently our 94th largest goods trading partner with $1.5 billion in total (exports plus imports) goods trade during 2011.

Exports

Equatorial Guinea was the United States' 127th largest goods export market in 2012.

U.S. goods exports to Equatorial Guinea in 2012 were $233 million, down 18.5% from 2011.

The top export categories (2-digit HS) for 2012 were: Machinery ($97 million), Iron and Steel Products ($39 million), Electrical Machinery ($15 million), Miscellaneous Chemical Products ($8 million), and Furniture and Bedding ($8 million).

Imports

Equatorial Guinea was the United States' 69th largest supplier of goods imports in 2012.

U.S. goods imports from Equatorial Guinea totaled $1.7 billion in 2012, up 42.7% from 2011.

The top import category (2-digit HS) for 2012 was: Mineral Fuel (oil) ($1.6 billion), followed by Organic Chemicals ($102 million).

Trade Balance

The U.S. goods trade deficit with Equatorial Guinea was $1.5 billion in 2012, 62.0% more than in 2011.