TRALAC - Trade Law Centre

AGOA Key Stats

Aggregate exports to US - YTD to NOVEMBER 2018
$22.81 billion

+1.7% over 2017 ytd. Trade data covers only AGOA eligible countries.

AGOA exports to NOVEMBER 2018 (incl. GSP)

AGOA/GSP represents 50% of total US-bound exports from AGOA beneficiaries. Above figure includes $1.1 billion under US GSP

AGOA eligible tariff-lines (includes GSP lines)
6,800 products

Products that have duty-free access to the United States under AGOA (subject to Rules of Origin)

Number of AGOA beneficiaries
40 Countries

African countries that currently have AGOA beneficiary status

AGOA Business Connector

A new facility to assist trade and business connections between producers, exporters, importers, sourcing agents, and trade-related service suppliers, across sub-Saharan African AGOA beneficiary countries and the United States.

View more at the AGOA Business Connector

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Manufacturing

Oil, Gas, Minerals and Metals

Latest #AGOA News

'Trump’s Africa surprise'

'Trump’s Africa surprise'

Building Africa’s manufacturing strength in the textile and clothing sector

Building Africa’s manufacturing strength in the textile and clothing sector

New: AGOA themed guides and infographics

New: AGOA themed guides and infographics

Tanzanian home textiles firms gain insights on US market

Tanzanian home textiles firms gain insights on US market

New Ethiopia AGOA strategy in full swing

New Ethiopia AGOA strategy in full swing

Ethiopia's exports to US under AGOA increasing

Ethiopia's exports to US under AGOA increasing

East Africa exports to the US hit $1bn in the year to September 2018

East Africa exports to the US hit $1bn in the year to September 2018

The Trump administration’s Africa strategy: Primacy or partnership?

The Trump administration’s Africa strategy: Primacy or partnership?

'Bolton rolls out Trump’s Africa policy to grim reception, but I’m reserving judgment'

'Bolton rolls out Trump’s Africa policy to grim reception, but I’m reserving judgment'

President Trump’s Africa strategy advances prosperity, security, and stability [incl. Factsheet]

President Trump’s Africa strategy advances prosperity, security, and stability [incl. Factsheet]

'Here's why the used clothing trade deserves more attention'

'Here's why the used clothing trade deserves more attention'

Telephonic press briefing with Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of African Affairs

Telephonic press briefing with Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of African Affairs

Uganda's plan for more trade under AGOA

Uganda's plan for more trade under AGOA

Nigeria: Federal government unfolds AGOA strategy on exporting products – official

Nigeria: Federal government unfolds AGOA strategy on exporting products – official

Nigeria: How exporters can benefit from AGOA

Nigeria: How exporters can benefit from AGOA

South Africa's champion in the US, Congressman Ed Royce, takes a bow

South Africa's champion in the US, Congressman Ed Royce, takes a bow

Kenya: US Ambassador Godec’s remarks on direct flight launch between Nairobi and New York

Kenya: US Ambassador Godec’s remarks on direct flight launch between Nairobi and New York

Ghana Chamber to build capacity of businesses to utilise opportunities in AGOA

Ghana Chamber to build capacity of businesses to utilise opportunities in AGOA

Hello, America! USAID, direct flights to increase AGOA exports to US

Hello, America! USAID, direct flights to increase AGOA exports to US

Nigeria: 'Many manufacturers don’t know much about AGOA' — NEPC

Nigeria: 'Many manufacturers don’t know much about AGOA' — NEPC

Kenya looks beyond apparel to double earnings from AGOA

Kenya looks beyond apparel to double earnings from AGOA

'Protecting South Africa from US anti-trade action'

'Protecting South Africa from US anti-trade action'

AGOA expo to strengthen US-Africa trade ties in textiles

AGOA expo to strengthen US-Africa trade ties in textiles

Ghana: Exports under AGOA hit US$748m in 2017

Ghana: Exports under AGOA hit US$748m in 2017

SA poultry industry takes on US chicken quota as court case brews

SA poultry industry takes on US chicken quota as court case brews

South Africa: We will all be losers if we lose AGOA, Parliament hears

South Africa: We will all be losers if we lose AGOA, Parliament hears

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