U.S.-Cote d'Ivoire Trade Factsheet
Cote d’Ivoire is currently our 97th largest goods trading partner with $1.3 billion in total (two way) goods trade during 2012. Goods exports totaled $189 million; Goods imports totaled $1.1 billion. The U.S. goods trade deficit was $911 million in 2012.
Cote d’ Ivoire was the United States' 135th largest goods export market in 2012.
U.S. goods exports to Cote d’ Ivoire in 2012 were $189 million, up 44.7% ($58 million) from 2011.
The top export categories (2-digit HS) in 2012 were: Machinery ($43 million), Plastic ($36 million), Vehicles ($16 million), Iron and Steel Products ($12 million), and Optic and Medical Instruments ($10 million).
U.S. exports of agricultural products from Cote d’ Ivoire totaled $20 million in 2012.
Cote d’ Ivoire was the United States' 78th largest supplier of goods imports in 2012.
U.S. goods imports from Cote d’ Ivoire totaled $1.1 billion in 2012, a 13.5% decrease ($171 million) from 2011.
The top import categories in 2012 were: Cocoa ($732 million), Mineral Fuel (oil) ($225 million), Rubber ($105 million), Wood ($15 million), and Edible Fruit and Nuts (cashew nuts) ($15 million).
U.S. imports of agricultural products from Cote d’ Ivoire totaled $852 million in 2012. Leading categories include: cocoa beans ($577 million) cocoa paste and cocoa butter ($154 million), and rubber ($105 million).
The U.S. goods trade deficit with Cote d’ Ivoire was $911 million in 2012, a 20.1% decrease ($229 million) from 2011.
U.S. foreign direct investment (FDI) in Cote d’ Ivoire (stock) was not available in 2011.
Cote d’ Ivoire FDI in the United States (stock) was not available in 2011.
*NOTE: No services trade data with Cote d’ Ivoire is available.