U.S. Trade with Zambia in 2023

Export Market Rank
#162 Among U.S. Agricultural Export Markets
Total Export Value
$1.07 Million
3-Year Average
$1.15 Million
Compound Average Growth
7.9% (2014-2023)
Total Export Value 2014 - 2023
Export Value by Commodity 2023

Top 10 Exports to Zambia in 2023

Commodity Total Value (USD) Total Volume (Metric Tons) 10-Year Average Value (USD) 10-Year Growth
Planting Seeds $495,501 20 $181,111 238%
Eggs & Products $347,720 --- $346,524 ---
Other Feeds, Meals & Fodders $101,760 21 $40,645 ---
Other Intermediate Products $101,627 --- $114,860 -55%
Non-Alcoholic Bev. (excl. juices) $8,431 0.70 $11,251 ---
Food Preparations $7,290 0.01 $116,531 -35%
Other Bulk Commodities $6,222 1 $4,611 ---
Essential Oils $2,839 0.72 $92,510 -30%

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Data and Analysis

Zambia’s production of its staple crop, corn, is expected to grow by 23 percent to 3.3 million metric tons (MMT) in marketing year (MY) 2023/24, mainly due to an upsurge in planted area.
Despite lower production in marketing year (MY) 2022/23, Zambia’s production of its staple crop, corn, will be sufficient to meet domestic demand. Zambia’s corn crop is forecast to decline by 25 percent to 2.7 million metric tons (MMT) in MY 2022/23, after producing a record crop 3.6 MMT in MY 2021/22.
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Zambia: Grain and Feed

Zambia produced its largest corn crop on record in the 2021/22 MY. This bumper corn crop of 3.6 million tons follows on Zambia’s third largest corn crop of 3.4 million tons produced in the 2020/21 MY.

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