Senegal – Prospects for U.S. Exporters

According to data from the Foreign Agricultural Services department of the U.S. Department of Agriculture on the West African prospects for the United States exporters, Senegal is one of the biggest West African economies with yearly GDP growth of over 6 per cent within the past three years. Senegal imports at least 70 per cent […]

Côte d’Ivoire: Prospects for U.S. Exporters

In 2018, Côte d’Ivoire boasted a strong 7.8 percent real GDP growth rate, following several years of consistent expansion. The country also experienced increased productivity, household consumption, and real income. In part, this progress stems from a young, burgeoning population, of which 59.5 percent are under the age of 25. Still, in its early development […]

Senegal – Prospects For U.S. Exporters

Senegal is one of the strongest economies in West Africa, with an annual GDP growth rate exceeding 6 percent over the last three years. Senegal imports approximately 70 percent of its food. Population growth, urbanization, and evolving diets have led to increased and diversified food imports. Although representing about 10 percent of the population, a […]

Africa-EU – International trade in Goods Performance

In 2020, the largest trade partner for Africa was the EU with 33% of exports to, and 31% of imports from non-African countries. In both cases, China was the second largest partner with 17% of exports and 22% of imports. Trade among African countries accounted for 18% of total (intra + extra) African exports and […]