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Samoa is located in Polynesia, a group of islands in the South Pacific Ocean. It is classified as a Least Developed Country (LDC) & a Small Island Developing State (SIDS). Main exports are electrical equipment such as wire and cable, fish and coconut oil. Major export partners are Australia, New Zealand, and the US. Main imports are fuel, machinery and equipment and foodstuff including meat, rice. New Zealand, Singapore, the US, China and Australia are its major import partners. It is a member of the South Pacific Regional Trade and Economic Cooperation Agreement (SPARTECA), the Pacific Island Countries Trade Agreement (PICTA) and the World Trade Organisation (WTO).