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Somalia

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AGOA Status: Somalia is not eligible for AGOA this year.

Trade Agreements: The U.S. and Somalia do not have any trade agreements.

U.S.-Somalia Trade Facts

Somalia is currently our 200th largest goods trading partner with $16 million in total (exports plus imports) goods trade during 2013. Goods exports totaled $15 million; Goods imports totaled $1 million. The U.S. goods trade surplus with Somalia was $14 million in 2013.

Exports

Somalia was the United States' 194th largest goods export market in 2013.

U.S. goods exports to Somalia in 2012 were $15 million, down 10.1% from 2012.

The top export categories (2-digit HS) for 2013 were: Medical Instruments ($4 million), Prep Cereal/Flour ($3 million), Vehicles ($3 million), Electric Machinery ($895 thousand).

Imports

Somalia was the United States' 204th largest supplier of goods imports in 2013.

U.S. goods imports from Somalia totaled $1.2 million in 2013, a 22.4% increase from 2012.

The top import categories (2-digit HS) for 2013 were: Precious Stones/Metals ($822 thousand), Works of Art ($222 thousand), Gums/Resins ($107 thousand).

Trade Balance

The U.S. goods trade surplus with Somalia was $14 million in 2013, 12.1% less than in 2012.