TRALAC - Trade Law Centre

AGOA Key Stats

Aggregate exports to US in 2016 - YTD to September
$14.655 billion

Trade data covers only AGOA eligible countries

AGOA exports in 2016 (incl. GSP) - YTD to September

Represents 53% of total US exports from AGOA beneficiaries. Includes $896m 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
38 Countries

African countries that currently have AGOA beneficiary status

Latest #AGOA News

The future of US-SA business relations in a post-election world - US Ambassador Gaspard

The future of US-SA business relations in a post-election world - US Ambassador Gaspard

African countries should align AGOA and their developmental integration agenda - Minister Davies

African countries should align AGOA and their developmental integration agenda - Minister Davies

Uganda: Experts tell govt to promote exports

Uganda: Experts tell govt to promote exports

First ever Africa Trade Week opens in Addis Ababa

First ever Africa Trade Week opens in Addis Ababa

Nigeria: Stakeholders worried about AGOA project under Trump’s regime

Nigeria: Stakeholders worried about AGOA project under Trump’s regime

Nigeria: NEPC strategises to bridge skills gap, participation in AGOA

Nigeria: NEPC strategises to bridge skills gap, participation in AGOA

'Can trump dump Africa?'

'Can trump dump Africa?'

'Trump effect on Africa'

'Trump effect on Africa'

Trump and Africa: reciprocity will be key

Trump and Africa: reciprocity will be key

Botswana: Women in business urged to utilise AGOA

Botswana: Women in business urged to utilise AGOA

Africa waits and wonders on Trump's foreign policy

Africa waits and wonders on Trump's foreign policy

Botswana advised to establish AGOA office

Botswana advised to establish AGOA office

Will Trump upend bipartisan consensus on US-Africa policy?

Will Trump upend bipartisan consensus on US-Africa policy?

Trumponomics: South Africa waits and watches

Trumponomics: South Africa waits and watches

'Future of SA-US trade relationship murky'

'Future of SA-US trade relationship murky'

What Trump means for Africa - Opinion piece

What Trump means for Africa - Opinion piece

Will AGOA be a goner under President Trump? Fears raised over future of trade deal

Will AGOA be a goner under President Trump? Fears raised over future of trade deal

Lesotho’s textile sector reaps big rewards from AGOA

Lesotho’s textile sector reaps big rewards from AGOA

What will it mean for Ghana if Trump wins?

What will it mean for Ghana if Trump wins?

Reviving Nigeria’s moribund textile industry

Reviving Nigeria’s moribund textile industry

Africa unsure how a post-Obama administration will treat AGOA

Africa unsure how a post-Obama administration will treat AGOA

Liberians position themselves to join the global fashion system

Liberians position themselves to join the global fashion system

South Africa: Exporters encouraged to utilise more AGOA tariff lines

South Africa: Exporters encouraged to utilise more AGOA tariff lines

Ivory Coast: Making “Made in Africa” last

Ivory Coast: Making “Made in Africa” last

15 years after, Africa accounts for $4.1b non-oil export under AGOA

15 years after, Africa accounts for $4.1b non-oil export under AGOA

Is South Africa really importing 'chicken waste'? (Opinion piece)

Is South Africa really importing 'chicken waste'? (Opinion piece)

Ghana: Apparel industry losing out on the US market to Ethiopia

Ghana: Apparel industry losing out on the US market to Ethiopia

Other News and Announcements

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