Libya

U.S. Trade with Libya in 2021

Export Market Rank
#89 Among U.S. Agricultural Export Markets
Total Export Value
$43.92 Million
3-Year Average
$62.67 Million
Compound Average Growth
-10.72% (2012-2021)
Total Export Value 2012 - 2021
Export Value by Commodity 2021

Top 10 Exports to Libya in 2021

Commodity Total Value (USD) Total Volume (Metric Tons) 10-Year Average Value (USD) 10-Year Growth
Tree Nuts $16.18 Million 3,620 $5.68 Million 200%
Poultry Meat & Prods. (ex. Eggs) $11.38 Million 13,360 $13.84 Million -27%
Processed Vegetables $6.57 Million 6,912 $2.61 Million 2312%
Planting Seeds $4.4 Million 815 $3.96 Million 26%
Dairy Products $1.67 Million 664 $3.71 Million -74%
Food Preparations $914,635 110 $637,355 13%
Dextrins, Peptones, & Proteins $763,388 64 $341,920 52%
Forest Products $480,131 --- $4.77 Million -95%
Chocolate & Cocoa Products $446,822 45 $95,873 ---
Baked Goods $378,982 124 $291,767 84%

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Data and Analysis

Attaché Report (GAIN)

Libya: FAIRS Annual Country Report

This report outlines Libyan government requirements for the importation of food and agricultural products for human and animal consumption. The report aims to assist U.S. exporters by providing an assessment of laws and requirements for food and agricultural products imposed on imports. There is no U.S. representation located inside Libya, and definitive regulatory information is limited.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Libya: Exporter Guide

Libya poses unique opportunities and challenges for U.S. agricultural exports. The nation is characterized by an unstable government, conflict, opaque regulations, an underperforming agricultural sector, and about $1.5 billion worth of agricultural imports from around the world every year.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Libya: Exporter Guide

Libya poses unique opportunities and challenges for U.S. agricultural exports.

News and Features

Washington, D.C., Jan. 2, 2020 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture is recruiting interested U.S. exporters for its first 2020 trade mission, which will take place in Casablanca, Morocco, March 16-19. The mission will focus on boosting U.S...
Seven USDA-led Agricultural Trade Missions are scheduled for next year in continuing efforts to increase export opportunities. USDA Radio’s Rod Bain talks to Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Ted McKinney about the 2020 trade...
Washington, D.C., Dec. 5, 2019 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will sponsor seven agribusiness trade missions in 2020 to grow and diversify export opportunities around the world for America’s farmers and ranchers, Under Secretary for...

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