Trade with U.S.

U.S. – Equatorial Guinea Trade Facts 

Equatorial Guinea is currently the U.S.’s 94th largest goods-trading partner, with $1.5 billion in total goods trade in 2011. In 2011, the U.S. was the 119th largest goods-export market for Equatorial Guinea, with total exports amounting to $286 million, an increase of 5.2 percent over 2010.

The U.S. exports to Equatorial Guinea in 2011 included:

  • Machinery–$122 million
  • Iron and steel products–$57 million
  • Electrical machinery–$31 million
  • Optic and medical instruments–$12 million
  • Other, low-value shipments–$6 million.

The types of export products in demand in Equatorial Guinea are a sign of investment in infrastructure and a focus on the development and growth of the country.

Equatorial Guinea’s principal exports are products such as mineral fuel ($1.1 billion) and organic chemicals ($122 million). Equatorial Guinea was the United States’ 77th largest supplier of goods imports in 2011.

In 2011, the U.S. goods-trade deficit with Equatorial Guinea was $904 billion, 53.4 percent less than the previous year.

For more information on U.S. – Equatorial Guinea trade, visit the Office of the United States Trade Representative

Trade Agreements: The U.S. and Equatorial Guinea have no trade or investment agreements.

Source:  Office of the United States Trade Representative