TRALAC - Trade Law Centre

AGOA Key Stats

Aggregate exports to US to NOVEMBER 2017
$22.43 billion

Trade data covers only AGOA eligible countries

AGOA exports to NOVEMBER 2017 (incl. GSP)

AGOA/GSP represents 55% of total US-bound exports from AGOA beneficiaries. Above figure includes $1.1 billion under US GSP

AGOA eligible tariff-lines
6,500 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

Latest #AGOA News

Republican Ed Royce’s respectful interest in Africa will be missed

Republican Ed Royce’s respectful interest in Africa will be missed

Kenya develops new AGOA strategy

Kenya develops new AGOA strategy

House of Reps passes AGOA and MCA Modernization Act

House of Reps passes AGOA and MCA Modernization Act

'Protect US interests in Africa'

'Protect US interests in Africa'

Swaziland:

Swaziland: "We should learn from AGOA loss"

US ambassador hails Gambia’s democratic progress

US ambassador hails Gambia’s democratic progress

US restores trade benefits to Gambia, Swaziland

US restores trade benefits to Gambia, Swaziland

Nigerian-American chamber optimistic of business growth in 2018

Nigerian-American chamber optimistic of business growth in 2018

Kenya direct air links: 'The Fresh Approach spies opportunities'

Kenya direct air links: 'The Fresh Approach spies opportunities'

Ethiopia: Institute says textile, garment market expanding

Ethiopia: Institute says textile, garment market expanding

[PAPER]: AGOA and the Continental Free Trade Area

[PAPER]: AGOA and the Continental Free Trade Area

US-Africa business strengthen trade relations

US-Africa business strengthen trade relations

Ethiopian footwear on the rise (includes latest data)

Ethiopian footwear on the rise (includes latest data)

[PAPER] Defining and redefining US-AFRICA trade relations during the Trump Presidency

[PAPER] Defining and redefining US-AFRICA trade relations during the Trump Presidency

Sierra Leone: Workshops offer training before Sierra Leone’s AGOA national strategy launch

Sierra Leone: Workshops offer training before Sierra Leone’s AGOA national strategy launch

[PAPER]: Rethinking the AGOA model: How to create a pro-structural transformation of the US-Africa trade partnership

[PAPER]: Rethinking the AGOA model: How to create a pro-structural transformation of the US-Africa trade partnership

[PAPER]: Forging a new era in US-South African relations

[PAPER]: Forging a new era in US-South African relations

What is the AGOA and MCA Modernization Act?

What is the AGOA and MCA Modernization Act?

Lesotho: Economy set to grow 3% thanks to AGOA

Lesotho: Economy set to grow 3% thanks to AGOA

Kenya: TradeHub conducts national AGOA Strategy review workshops

Kenya: TradeHub conducts national AGOA Strategy review workshops

US State Department official - 'We're looking at Africa in 2050'

US State Department official - 'We're looking at Africa in 2050'

Nigera 'will not miss out on AGOA again'

Nigera 'will not miss out on AGOA again'

Ghana: Garments industry receives $10 million Ghana EXIM support

Ghana: Garments industry receives $10 million Ghana EXIM support

Kenya to increase exports to 20% of GDP by 2020

Kenya to increase exports to 20% of GDP by 2020

US policy: Africa rising and the art of the deal

US policy: Africa rising and the art of the deal

The controversy of used clothing: East African-US trade relations

The controversy of used clothing: East African-US trade relations

Other News and Announcements

Selected data from the AGOA.info Data Center

The AGOA.info Data Center contains trade data relating to AGOA and US–Sub-Saharan Africa trade more generally.

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