Trading Partner Portal: Fiji
Fiji is an island country in the Pacific made up of 332 islands, 106 of which are inhabited. As one of the most developed Pacific island economies, Fiji has abundant forest, fish, and mineral resources and has a prosperous tourist industry. Fiji has been a member of the WTO since 1996 and a member of Gatt since 1993. Fiji has a population of approximately 896,444. In 2020, Fiji’s GDP was more than $4.53 billion. CIA Factbook, World Bank
Two-way trade between the United States and Fiji was approximately $419 million in 2021. The United States exported over $181 million to Fiji in 2021. Top exports in 2021 were made up of transportation equipment which made up $127 million of the total, followed by miscellaneous manufactured goods, special classification provisions, and computer and electronic products. Imports from Fiji were over $238 million in 2021, with the top categories being beverages and tobacco products, processed foods, agricultural products, and fish and marine products.
Fiji – California Trade
In 2021, California was the largest state exporter to Fiji with approximately $17 million, making up over 9.3% of US exports. Top exports were computer products which made up $5 million of the total followed by chemicals, processed foods, an textile mill products. Imports from Fiji to California totaled $135 million in 2021. Food manufactures made up $84 million of total imports, this was followed by beverages and tobacco, agricultural products, and fish and marine products. U.S. Department of Commerce