TRALAC - Trade Law Centre

AGOA Key Stats

Aggregate exports to US - YTD to June 2019

-22% over 2018 YTD. Trade data covers only current AGOA eligible countries.

AGOA exports for YTD to June 2019 (incl. GSP)

AGOA/GSP represents 43% of total US-bound exports from AGOA beneficiaries. Above figure includes $570m under US GSP

AGOA eligible tariff-lines (incl. GSP lines and textiles)

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

Number of AGOA beneficiaries

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

Agriculture and Fishing Sector

Manufacturing

Oil, Gas, Minerals and Metals

Latest #AGOA News

Botswana: AGOA dream dims for local textile sector

Botswana: AGOA dream dims for local textile sector

'Beyond AGOA – Prosper Africa'

'Beyond AGOA – Prosper Africa'

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Kenya: Riddle of jobs boom in export zones amid gloom in economy

Nigeria can harvest $2bn from yearly spices export

Nigeria can harvest $2bn from yearly spices export

A look back on the East Africa USAID Hub as the project comes to an end

A look back on the East Africa USAID Hub as the project comes to an end

US-African trade lagging despite free access

US-African trade lagging despite free access

Joint statement between the US and the African Union concerning the development of the AfCFTA

Joint statement between the US and the African Union concerning the development of the AfCFTA

South Africa: AGOA's positive impact felt in the Cape

South Africa: AGOA's positive impact felt in the Cape

Africa wants one trade deal with the US, the US wants many

Africa wants one trade deal with the US, the US wants many

Remarks of Ambassador C.J. Mahoney at the 2019 AGOA Forum in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

Remarks of Ambassador C.J. Mahoney at the 2019 AGOA Forum in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

South Africa: African free-trade deal can help boost exports to the US, says Patel

South Africa: African free-trade deal can help boost exports to the US, says Patel

US House Black Caucus to advocate extension of AGOA

US House Black Caucus to advocate extension of AGOA

Nigeria: Provide us warehouse in US, AGOA food exporters task Fed Government

Nigeria: Provide us warehouse in US, AGOA food exporters task Fed Government

US delegation reaffirms commitment to Ghana’s apparel manufacturing industry

US delegation reaffirms commitment to Ghana’s apparel manufacturing industry

AGOA eligibility reviews 2019: Selected extracts from submissions

AGOA eligibility reviews 2019: Selected extracts from submissions

AGOA - good for Africa, warts and all?

AGOA - good for Africa, warts and all?

AGOA Forum 2019 Preview Briefing - July 23, 2019 [now with sound file]

AGOA Forum 2019 Preview Briefing - July 23, 2019 [now with sound file]

US to deepen partnership with Namibia

US to deepen partnership with Namibia

African Union high-powered delegation to attend US-Africa business conference in the US

African Union high-powered delegation to attend US-Africa business conference in the US

Ghana: AMCHAM commended for contribution to economy, celebrates 30 years of existence

Ghana: AMCHAM commended for contribution to economy, celebrates 30 years of existence

US begins AGOA eligibility review

US begins AGOA eligibility review

Reason for optimism in Trump's 'Prosper Africa' policy

Reason for optimism in Trump's 'Prosper Africa' policy

How US’s Prosper Africa plan can benefit businesses on the continent

How US’s Prosper Africa plan can benefit businesses on the continent

Opinion: US economic intervention into Africa

Opinion: US economic intervention into Africa

Prosper Africa’s partial answer to promoting US trade and investment

Prosper Africa’s partial answer to promoting US trade and investment

Can the US and Africa prosper together?

Can the US and Africa prosper together?

Can Trump’s Prosper Africa make America greater than China and other partners in Africa?

Can Trump’s Prosper Africa make America greater than China and other partners in Africa?

Remarks: The enduring partnership between the United States and South Africa

Remarks: The enduring partnership between the United States and South Africa

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