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U.S.-Cote d'Ivoire Trade Factsheet

Cote d’ Ivoire is currently our 94th largest goods trading partner with $1.2 billion in total (two way) goods trade during 2013. Goods exports totaled $168 million; Goods imports totaled $1.0 billion. The U.S. goods trade deficit was $834 million in 2013.

Exports

Cote d’ Ivoire was the United States' 140th largest goods export market in 2013.

U.S. goods exports to Cote d’ Ivoire in 2013 were $168 million, down 10.5% ($20 million) from 2012.

The top export categories (2-digit HS) in 2013 were: Machinery ($40 million), Plastic ($38 million), Vehicles ($16 million), Iron and Steel Products ($12 million), and Electrical Machinery ($7 million).

U.S. exports of agricultural products from Cote d’ Ivoire totaled $18 million in 2013.  

Imports

Cote d’ Ivoire was the United States' 79th largest supplier of goods imports in 2013.

U.S. goods imports from Cote d’ Ivoire totaled $1.0 billion in 2013, a 8.9% decrease ($97 million) from 2012.

The top import categories in 2013 were: Cocoa ($795 million), Rubber ($105 million), Mineral Fuel (oil) ($56 million), Edible Fruit and Nuts (cashew nuts) ($19 million), and Wood ($14 million). 

U.S. imports of agricultural products from Cote d’ Ivoire totaled $920 million in 2013. Leading categories include: cocoa beans ($650 million), cocoa paste and cocoa butter ($141 million), and rubber ($104 million).

Trade Balance

The U.S. goods trade deficit with Cote d’ Ivoire was $834 million in 2013, a 8.5% decrease ($78 million) from 2012.

Investment

U.S. foreign direct investment (FDI) in Cote d’ Ivoire (stock) was $118 million in 2012.

Cote d’ Ivoire FDI in the United States (stock) was not available in 2012.


*NOTE: No services trade data with Cote d’ Ivoire is available.

4/17/14