Citizens of Filipino descent in the United States and more than 350,000 U.S. citizens in the Philippines, including a large number of U.S. veterans. An estimated 650,000 U.S. citizens travel to the Philippines each year. Between the United States and the Philippines, there are many people-to-people programs, including the world`s longest Fulbright program, the International Visitor Leadership Program, and the Kenney Lugar Youth Exchange and Study. The Philippines is currently our 31st largest trading partner with a total (bilateral) merchandise in 2019 of $21.4 billion. Exports of goods amounted to $8.6 billion; Imports of goods amounted to $12.8 billion. The U.S. trade deficit with the Philippines amounted to $US 4.1 billion in 2019.
Describes the bilateral and multilateral trade agreements in which this country participates, including with the United States. Contains websites and other resources in which U.S. . .