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AGOA Status: Gambia is eligible for AGOA this year. It also qualifies for textile and apparel benefits.

U.S.-Gambia Trade Facts

Gambia is currently our 190th largest goods trading partner with $28 million in total (exports plus imports) goods trade during 2012. Goods exports totaled $28 million; Goods imports totaled $349 thousand. The U.S. goods trade surplus with Gambia was $27 million in 2012.


Gambia was the United States' 181st largest goods export market in 2012.

U.S. goods exports to Gambia in 2012 were $28 million, down 6.5% from 2011.

The top export categories (2-digit HS) for 2012 were: Meat (poultry) ($8 million), Miscellaneous Food (mayonnaise) ($7 million), Vehicles ($4 million), Pharmaceutical Products ($2 million), and Machinery ($1 million).


Gambia was the United States' 213th largest supplier of goods imports in 2012.

U.S. goods imports from Gambia totaled $349 thousand in 2012, a 323.2% increase from 2011.

The top import category (2-digit HS) for 2012 was: Vehicles ($79 thousand), Special Other (returns) ($58 thousand), Electrical Machinery ($54 thousand), Tools, Cutlery ($40 thousand), and Cereals ($14 thousand).

Trade Balance

The U.S. goods trade surplus with Gambia was $27 million in 2012, 7.4% less than in 2011.