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Trade in Gambia

The Gambia was the world’s 201st largest exporter of goods in 2022. Export values were $40 million USD. The Gambia’s top export category was Fuels and mining products, followed by Agricultural products, and Manufactures. In 2022, The Gambia’s main export destination markets for goods and services trade were to Senegal, Mali and India, with trade representing 35.34 per cent of GDP. In terms of imports, The Gambia is the world’s 188th largest importer of goods. Import values were $694 million USD in 2022. The Gambia’s top import category was Fuels and mining products, followed by Manufactures and Agricultural products. Leading import partners were Norway, China and Cote d’Ivoire. The Gambia is part of 1 Regional Trade Agreements, which is Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and .
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General Information

This section includes general information on the economy, legal system, official languages and links to additional demographic information.

Official Name

Republic of The Gambia





WTO Membership Date

23 October 1996

Legal System

mixed legal system of English common law, Islamic law, and customary law



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Financial Information

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Gambian dalasi

Exchange Rate

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Contact Information

This section includes contact information for business support organizations and national resources.

Business Support Organizations

Copyright Offices

  • National Centre for Arts and Culture

  • Ministry of Culture (NCAC)

Industrial Property Offices

  • Registrar General’s Department

  • Ministry of Justice

SPS Enquiry Points

Sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) enquiry points are government agencies designated to answer questions about trade requirements.
  • The Food Safety and Quality Authority (FSQA)
    Phone: +(220) 437 8552

    2 kairaba Avenue

    [email protected]

Additional Information

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Last Reviewed: June, 2024

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