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Trade in Liberia

Liberia was the world’s 155th largest exporter of goods and 203rd largest exporter of commercial services in 2021. Export values were $879 and $4 million USD respectively. In terms of imports, Liberia is the world’s 163rd largest importer of goods and 179th largest importer of commercial services. Import values were $1,478 and $202 million USD respectively in 2021. In 2020, Liberia’s trade represents 31.9 per cent of GDP. Liberia is part of 1 Regional Trade Agreement,  Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).
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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 Liberia





WTO Membership Date

14 July 2016

Legal System

mixed legal system of common law, based on Anglo-American law, and customary law



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Additional Information

Financial Information

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Liberian dollar

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Contact Information

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

Copyright Offices

  • Liberia Intellectual Property Office (LIPO)

Industrial Property Offices

  • Liberia Intellectual Property Office (LIPO)

SPS Enquiry Points

Sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) enquiry points are government agencies designated to answer questions about trade requirements.
  • Augustus B.G. Fahnbulleh
    Ministry of Agriculture
    Phone: +231 775 630 223 / +231 886 439 982 / +231 777 4399 82

    Libsuco, Old L.P.R.C Road, Somalia Drive,
    Gardnersville 10 Liberia

    [email protected]

TBT Enquiry Points

Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) enquiry points are government agencies designated to answer questions about trade requirements.

Additional Information

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Links to other helpful resources

This section includes additional links to trade-related resources.

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Trade Information Portal

Last Reviewed: June, 2023

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