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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 86th largest goods trading partner with $1.6 billion in total (exports plus imports) goods trade during 2013.

Exports

Equatorial Guinea was the United States' 87th largest goods export market in 2013.

U.S. goods exports to Equatorial Guinea in 2013 were $756 million, up 225% from 2012.

The top export categories (2-digit HS) for 2013 were: Machinery ($590 million), Iron and Steel Products ($50 million), Electrical Machinery ($20 million), Special Classification Provisions ($17 million), Surgical Instruments ($12 million).

Imports

Equatorial Guinea was the United States' 82nd largest supplier of goods imports in 2013.

U.S. goods imports from Equatorial Guinea totaled $898 million in 2013, down 47% from 2012.

The top import category (2-digit HS) for 2012 was: Mineral Fuel (oil) ($763 million), followed by Organic Chemicals ($124 million).

Trade Balance

The U.S. goods trade deficit with Equatorial Guinea was $142 million in 2013, 90.3% less than in 2012.