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Guinea-Bissau

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AGOA Status: Guinea-Bissau is not eligible for AGOA this year.

Trade Agreements: The U.S. and the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA), which includes Guinea-Bissau, have a Trade & Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA).

U.S.-Guinea-Bissau Trade Facts

Guinea-Bissau is currently our 207th largest goods trading partner with $9.6 million in total (exports plus imports) goods trade during 2013. Goods exports totaled $6 million; Goods imports totaled $3 million. The U.S. goods trade surplus with Guinea-Bissau was $3.2 million in 2013.

Exports

Guinea-Bissau was the United States' 205th largest goods export market in 2013.

U.S. goods exports to Guinea-Bissau in 2013 were $6 million, down 69.5% from 2012.

The top export categories (2-digit HS) for 2013 were: Fats Vegetables (legumes) ($1 million), Edible Vegetables ($1 million), and Cereals ($1 million).

Imports

Guinea-Bissau was the United States' 188th largest supplier of goods imports in 2013.

U.S. goods imports from Guinea-Bissau totaled $3 million in 2013, a 3895.6% increase from 2012.

The top import category (2-digit HS) for 2013 was: Works of Art ($3 million), Edible Fruit & Nuts ($15 thousand).

Trade Balance

The U.S. goods trade surplus with Guinea-Bissau was $3.2 million in 2013, 84.7% less than in 2012.