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

Trade Agreements: The U.S. and the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), which includes Zimbabwe, have a Trade & Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA).

U.S-Zimbabwe Trade Facts

Zimbabwe is currently our 176th largest goods trading partner with $74 million in total (exports plus imports) goods trade during 2013. Goods exports totaled $60 million; Goods imports totaled $14 million. The U.S. goods trade surplus with Zimbabwe was $46 million in 2013.

Exports

Zimbabwe was the United States' 165th largest goods export market in 2013.

U.S. goods exports to Zimbabwe in 2013 were $60 million, up 12.7% from 2012.

The top export categories (2-digit HS) for 2013 were: Machinery ($13 million), Pharmaceutical Products ($12 million), Vehicles ($6 million), Optic and Medical Instruments ($4 million), and Electrical Machinery ($3 million).

Imports

Zimbabwe was the United States' 164th largest supplier of goods imports in 2013.

U.S. goods imports from Zimbabwe totaled $14 million in 2013, a 73.5% decrease from 2012.

The top import categories (2-digit HS) for 2013 were: Iron and Steel ($4 million), Tobacco ($2 million), Coffee ($2 million), Raw Hides and Skins ($1 million), and Toys/Games ($678 thousand).

Trade Balance

The U.S. goods trade surplus with Zimbabwe was $46 million in 2013, 4423.6% more than in 2012.