Flag United States / Republic of the Congo Flag

Exports FlagFlag  (2018): $85.6M, Rnk 149 / 215

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $47.1M, Poultry Meat

Exports FlagFlag (2018): $391M, Rnk 4 / 88

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $249M, Crude Petroleum

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 1.57, Rnk 9 / 137

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -0.98, Rnk 112 / 137

GDP Flag (2018): $20.5T, CURRENT US$
Rnk 1 / 196

GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 39.6%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 99 / 196

GDP Flag (2018): $11.3B, CURRENT US$
Rnk 139 / 196

GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): -5.02%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 180 / 196

GDP PC Flag (2018): $62,795, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 29.8%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $2,148, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): -27.3%, CURRENT US$
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United States-Republic of the Congo: In 2018, United States exported $85.6M to Republic of the Congo. The main products exported from United States to Republic of the Congo were Poultry Meat ($47.1M), Valves ($2.64M), and Insulated Wire ($2.54M). During the last 23 years the exports of United States to Republic of the Congo have increased at an annualized rate of 1.27%, from $64.1M in 1995 to $85.6M in 2018.

Republic of the Congo-United States: In 2018, Republic of the Congo exported $391M to United States. The main products exported from Republic of the Congo to United States were Crude Petroleum ($249M), Refined Petroleum ($111M), and Sawn Wood ($12.4M). During the last 23 years the exports of Republic of the Congo to United States have increased at an annualized rate of 2.53%, from $220M in 1995 to $391M in 2018.

Comparison: In 2018, United States ranked 9 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.57), and 3 in total exports ($1.44T). That same year, Republic of the Congo ranked 112 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -0.98), and 87 in total exports ($10B). In terms of GDP Per Capita, United States was ranked 10 with a GDP Per Capita of $62,795, and Republic of the Congo was ranked 146 with a GDP Per Capita of $2,148.

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, United States exported $85.6M to Republic of the Congo. The main products exported from United States to Republic of the Congo were Poultry Meat ($47.1M), Valves ($2.64M), and Insulated Wire ($2.54M). During the last 23 years the exports of United States to Republic of the Congo have increased at an annualized rate of 1.27%, from $64.1M in 1995 to $85.6M in 2018.

In 2018, Republic of the Congo exported $391M to United States. The main products exported from Republic of the Congo to United States were Crude Petroleum ($249M), Refined Petroleum ($111M), and Sawn Wood ($12.4M). During the last 23 years the exports of Republic of the Congo to United States have increased at an annualized rate of 2.53%, from $220M in 1995 to $391M in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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United States
Top Destination
: Mexico, $237B

Republic of the Congo
Top Destination
: China, $5.88B

This map shows whether countries import more from United States or Republic of the Congo. Each country is colored based on the difference in imports they receive from United States and Republic of the Congo or the difference in the growth in imports.

In 2018, countries that imported more from United States than Republic of the Congo were Mexico ($237B), Canada ($190B), and China ($119B).

In 2018, no countries were registered that imported more from Republic of the Congo than from United States.

Comparative Advantage United States - Republic of the Congo

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This chart compares trade between United States and Republic of the Congo by product, considering products traded by both, United States and Republic of the Congo.

During 2018, United States had a large net trade with Republic of the Congo in the exports of Animal Products ($47.4M), Machines ($16.6M), and Plastics and Rubbers ($4.74M).

During 2018, Republic of the Congo had a large net trade with United States in the exports of Mineral Products ($368M), Wood Products ($13.5M), and Metals ($5.85M).

Tariff Section

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This sections shows import tariffs for products traded between United States and Republic of the Congo (using the HS6 product classification and the last year reported).

In 2018, the products from United States that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Republic of the Congo were Tobacco: smoking, other than water pipe tobacco, whether or not containing tobacco substitutes in any proportion (350%) and Homogenized or reconstituted tobacco (350%).

In 2015, the products from Republic of the Congo that paid the highest import tariffs to enter United States were Bovine carcasses and half carcasses, fresh or chilled (35%) and Bovine cuts bone in, fresh or chilled (35%).

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*The tariffs present between United States and Republic of the Congo are:
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement
346: Preferential treatment under the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA)
346: Preferential treatment under the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA)
388: United States Generalized System of Preference
388: United States Generalized System of Preference

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows a forecast for total trade between United States and Republic of the Congo. The forecast is based on a long short-term memory model or LSTM constructed using yearly trade data.

To create custom forecast, or modify the parameters of the forecasting model, visit our Forecast Section.

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Economic Complexity

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Competitive Landscape

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This visualization show the product space at the HS4 level colored from blue to red.  This mean that the more blue a dot/product is, the more United States has comparative advantage over Republic of the Congo. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Republic of the Congo has comparative advantage over United States.