US trade with Cambodia in the 1st quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Jul 31, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Cambodia in the 1st quarter of 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Cambodia

In the 1st quarter of 2017, US trade with Cambodia totaled $832.6 million, up 0.45% ($3.7 million) from the 1st quarter of 2016.

US exports to Cambodia in the 1st quarter of 2017 were $88.8 million, down 8.93% ($8.7 million) from the 1st quarter of 2016.

US imports from Cambodia in the 1st quarter of 2017 totaled $743.8 million, up 1.70% ($12.4 million) from the 1st quarter of 2016.

US trade deficit with Cambodia in the 1st quarter of 2017 was $655.0 million, a 3.33% increase ($21.1 million) over the 1st quarter of 2016.

Cambodia was the US 68th largest trading partner in the 1st quarter of 2017 (down from 66th in the 1st quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0888% of US total trade (down from 0.0947% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

Cambodia was the US 103rd largest export market in the 1st quarter of 2017 (down from 97th in the 1st quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0238% of US total exports (down from 0.0281% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

Cambodia was the US 61st largest supplier in the 1st quarter of 2017 (down from 59th in the 1st quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.1315% of US total imports (down from 0.1386% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Cambodia

The major share of US exports to Cambodia in the 1st quarter of 2017 (and in the 1st quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 69.65% of US total exports to Cambodia (77.54% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 17.60% of US total exports to Cambodia (13.93% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 2.27% of US total exports to Cambodia (2.56% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 2.11% of US total exports to Cambodia (1.86% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 1.48% of US total exports to Cambodia (1.26% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Cambodia in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof (HS code 43) - an increase of $3.1 million;
  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - an increase of $0.5 million;
  • Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof (HS code 56) - an increase of $0.4 million;
  • Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts (HS code 13) - an increase of $0.4 million;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $0.4 million;
  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - an increase of $0.3 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $0.3 million;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $0.3 million;
  • Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather (HS code 41) - an increase of $0.3 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Cambodia in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $10.7 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $2.1 million;
  • Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles (HS code 85) - a decrease of $0.6 million;
  • Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use (HS code 59) - a decrease of $0.5 million;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $0.4 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $0.3 million;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - a decrease of $0.3 million;
  • Man-made staple fibers (HS code 55) - a decrease of $0.3 million;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $0.3 million.
US exports to Cambodia in the 1st quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in Q1 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in Q1 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q1 2017
over Q1 2016
(%)
01 Live animals 2.6 0.00 0.0
02 Meat and edible meat offal 571.6 0.64 546.44.62
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 58.8 0.07 18.2223.22
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 165.0 0.19 68.1142.41
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 50.0 0.06 0.0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 234.1 0.26 518.1-54.82
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 25.0 0.03 0.0
10 Cereals 568.7 0.64 485.517.15
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 2,651.4 2.99 2,496.26.22
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 654.8 0.74 280.2133.67
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 169.8 0.19 6.52,521.33
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 6.4 0.01 0.0
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 36.6 0.04 0.0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 60.1 0.07 82.6-27.21
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 356.7 0.40 356.20.15
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 383.7 0.43 242.858.02
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1,037.7 1.17 858.820.84
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 757.4 0.85 639.318.48
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 6,808.3 7.67 6,263.98.69
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 1,028.4 1.16 721.742.49
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 215.7 0.24 187.115.26
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 21.7 0.02 61.0-64.43
29 Organic chemicals 221.5 0.25 81.5171.67
30 Pharmaceutical products 131.6 0.15 229.3-42.62
31 Fertilizers 16.5 0.02 0.0
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 12.1 0.01 11.37.11
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 232.1 0.26 177.630.66
34 Soap, organic surface-active agents, washing preparations, lubricating preparations, artificial waxes, prepared waxes, polishing or scouring preparations, candles and similar articles, modeling pastes, "dental waxes" and dental preparations with a basis of plaster 98.7 0.11 90.19.54
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 17.7 0.02 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 134.6 0.15 406.8-66.90
39 Plastics and articles thereof 410.0 0.46 104.7291.43
40 Rubber and articles thereof 16.3 0.02 67.3-75.75
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 280.3 0.32 0.0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 3.0 0.00 89.6-96.66
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 4,370.1 4.92 1,249.4249.77
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 370.9 0.42 0.0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,473.4 1.66 1,398.45.36
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 31.0 0.03 411.0-92.46
52 Cotton 104.3 0.12 0.0
54 Man-made filaments 3.8 0.00 71.7-94.76
55 Man-made staple fibers 0.0 0.00 273.6-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 1,155.1 1.30 738.456.44
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 44.4 0.05 4.9812.76
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 31.7 0.04 502.1-93.69
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 118.1 0.13 129.4-8.75
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 2.6 0.00 0.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 47.7 0.05 264.0-81.95
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 429.4 0.48 510.5-15.90
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 65.6 0.07 2.62,472.04
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 11.7 0.01 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 76.0 0.09 7.7891.20
70 Glass and glassware 0.0 0.00 2.7-100.00
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 4.0 0.00 20.0-79.95
73 Articles of iron or steel 9.3 0.01 29.1-68.09
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 290.5 0.33 0.0
78 Lead and articles thereof 13.4 0.02 60.0-77.60
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 0.0 0.00 3.1-100.00
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 74.8 0.08 3.02,360.33
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 31.7 0.04 31.31.26
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 4,928.8 5.55 6,980.7-29.39
85 Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles 613.2 0.69 1,199.9-48.90
86 Railway or tramway locomotives, rolling-stock and parts thereof; railway or tramway track fixtures and fittings and parts thereof; mechanical (including electro-mechanical) traffic signalling equipment of all kinds 0.0 0.00 7.8-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 55,807.2 62.84 66,540.9-16.13
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 81.7 0.09 92.3-11.55
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 7.4 0.01 46.8-84.29
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 421.7 0.47 754.5-44.11
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 3.1-100.00
94 Furniture; bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings, not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated sign illuminated nameplates and the like; prefabricated buildings 16.4 0.02 14.017.04
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 49.3 0.06 85.0-41.93
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 57.8 0.07 42.535.86
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0.0 0.00 22.3-100.00

US Imports from Cambodia

The major share of US imports from Cambodia in the 1st quarter of 2017 (and in the 1st quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 83.89% of US total imports from Cambodia (88.55% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 3.71% of US total imports from Cambodia (3.06% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 2.64% of US total imports from Cambodia (0.58% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 0.77% of US total imports from Cambodia (1.47% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Cambodia in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) (HS code 42) - an increase of $20.6 million;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $15.2 million;
  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - an increase of $7.1 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $5.0 million.

The largest declines in US imports from Cambodia in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - a decrease of $26.1 million;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - a decrease of $3.9 million;
  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - a decrease of $3.4 million;
  • Live animals (HS code 01) - a decrease of $2.9 million.
US imports from Cambodia in the 1st quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in Q1 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in Q1 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q1 2017
over Q1 2016
(%)
01 Live animals 0.0 0.00 2,931.1-100.00
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 15.6 0.00 0.0
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 29.9 0.00 33.7-11.24
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 35.5 0.00 0.0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 10.6 0.00 5.1107.31
10 Cereals 492.9 0.07 405.221.65
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 1,032.5 0.14 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 84.0 0.01 46.082.49
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 24.0 0.00 0.0
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 3,973.2 0.53 7,365.7-46.06
29 Organic chemicals 327.9 0.04 152.0115.72
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 2.7 0.00 0.0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 27,153.4 3.65 22,166.322.50
40 Rubber and articles thereof 88.0 0.01 96.7-9.05
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 1.5 0.00 3.2-52.12
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 32,112.7 4.32 11,511.6178.96
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0.0 0.00 4.9-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 19,392.6 2.61 4,146.2367.72
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 161.2 0.02 123.330.77
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 99.9 0.01 5.51,703.09
50 Silk 0.3 0.00 0.0
52 Cotton 0.0 0.00 0.5-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 0.0 0.00 1.8-100.00
55 Man-made staple fibers 2.3 0.00 19.1-88.07
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 145.3 0.02 171.8-15.41
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 1,292.0 0.17 1,068.320.93
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 376,591.9 50.63 402,646.6-6.47
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 161,982.4 21.78 165,878.7-2.35
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 7,194.8 0.97 7,493.5-3.99
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 73,306.2 9.86 66,167.210.79
65 Headgear and parts thereof 3,102.9 0.42 3,597.3-13.74
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 23.2 0.00 195.3-88.13
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 323.2 0.04 379.6-14.85
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 0.0 0.00 2.4-100.00
69 Ceramic products 5.1 0.00 5.7-11.66
70 Glass and glassware 5.5 0.00 0.0
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 4,107.1 0.55 6,025.0-31.83
72 Iron and steel 0.0 0.00 3.3-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 3,014.1 0.41 3,965.3-23.99
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 273.3 0.04 304.8-10.35
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 4.2 0.00 9.5-55.72
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 9.9 0.00 24.2-58.95
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1,039.7 0.14 316.4228.61
85 Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles 73.3 0.01 648.1-88.69
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 5,533.8 0.74 5,132.27.82
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 5.2-100.00
94 Furniture; bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings, not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated sign illuminated nameplates and the like; prefabricated buildings 13,764.7 1.85 12,279.512.09
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 3,658.7 0.49 2,266.861.40
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 477.1 0.06 218.5118.35
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 142.1 0.02 2,020.0-92.96
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce