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AGOA Status: Guinea is eligible for AGOA this year.

U.S.-Guinea Trade Facts

Guinea is currently our 137th largest goods trading partner with $258 million in total (exports plus imports) goods trade during 2012. Goods exports totaled $155 million; Goods imports totaled $103 million. The U.S. goods trade surplus with Guinea was $52 million in 2012.

Exports

Guinea was the United States' 139th largest goods export market in 2012.

U.S. goods exports to Guinea in 2012 were $155 million, down 39.6% from 2011.

The top export categories (2-digit HS) for 2012 were: Machinery ($38 million), Vehicles ($24 million), Mineral Fuel (oil) ($23 million), Special Other (low value shipments) ($17 million), and Electrical Machinery ($9 million).

Imports

Guinea was the United States' 121st largest supplier of goods imports in 2012.

U.S. goods imports from Guinea totaled $103 million in 2012, a 27.8% increase from 2011.

The top import category (2-digit HS) for 2012 was: Ores, Slag, Ash (aluminum ores) ($93 million).

Trade Balance

The U.S. goods trade surplus with Guinea was $52 million in 2012, 70.6% less than in 2011.