US trade with Cambodia in the 2nd quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Sep 21, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Cambodia in the 2nd quarter of 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Cambodia

In the 2nd quarter of 2017, US trade with Cambodia was $760.3 million, down 0.26% ($2.0 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US exports to Cambodia in the 2nd quarter of 2017 were $94.8 million, down 0.47% ($0.4 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US imports from Cambodia in the 2nd quarter of 2017 were $665.4 million, down 0.23% ($1.5 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US trade deficit with Cambodia in the 2nd quarter of 2017 was $570.6 million, a 0.19% decrease ($1.1 million) over the 2nd quarter of 2016.

Cambodia was the US 70th largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (down from 68th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0771% of US total trade (down from 0.0824% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

Cambodia was the US 107th largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (down from 99th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0247% of US total exports (down from 0.0262% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

Cambodia was the US 62nd largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (up from 64th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.1106% of US total imports (down from 0.1187% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Cambodia

The major share of US exports to Cambodia in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 68.32% of US total exports to Cambodia (78.33% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 11.90% of US total exports to Cambodia (7.26% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 5.01% of US total exports to Cambodia (3.23% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 2.21% of US total exports to Cambodia (1.39% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 1.61% of US total exports to Cambodia (1.31% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 0.23% of US total exports to Cambodia (1.88% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Cambodia in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - an increase of $2.4 million;
  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - an increase of $2.4 million;
  • Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather (HS code 41) - an increase of $2.0 million;
  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - an increase of $1.2 million;
  • Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof (HS code 43) - an increase of $1.0 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $0.7 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) - an increase of $0.6 million;
  • 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 (HS code 94) - an increase of $0.6 million;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $0.5 million;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - an increase of $0.5 million;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $0.5 million;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - an increase of $0.4 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $0.3 million;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $0.3 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Cambodia in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $10.1 million;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $1.6 million;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $1.1 million;
  • Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts (HS code 13) - a decrease of $0.6 million;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $0.3 million;
  • Man-made staple fibers (HS code 55) - a decrease of $0.3 million.
US exports to Cambodia in the 2nd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in Q2 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in Q2 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q2 2017
over Q2 2016
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 1,014.9 1.07 491.2106.62
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 27.0 0.03 0.0
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 119.2 0.13 45.8160.53
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 9.0 0.01 2.9212.25
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 339.6 0.36 30.11,028.28
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 16.8 0.02 66.2-74.63
10 Cereals 182.8 0.19 6.22,849.02
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 2.6 0.00 0.0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 2.9 0.00 8.4-65.85
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 267.2 0.28 897.1-70.21
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 3.4 0.00 3.5-1.78
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 17.4 0.02 15.611.39
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 45.2 0.05 79.6-43.18
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 487.2 0.51 534.5-8.85
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 474.9 0.50 364.430.32
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1,358.5 1.43 839.261.87
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 411.6 0.43 615.3-33.11
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 4,551.7 4.80 2,191.5107.70
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 1,954.9 2.06 727.1168.88
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 216.0 0.23 1,794.2-87.96
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 63.0 0.07 19.7219.78
29 Organic chemicals 100.0 0.11 77.129.73
30 Pharmaceutical products 91.8 0.10 211.3-56.57
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 161.1 0.17 36.2344.73
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 395.7 0.42 276.942.89
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 110.0 0.12 119.0-7.53
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 27.4 0.03 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 63.0 0.07 382.0-83.51
39 Plastics and articles thereof 427.8 0.45 102.4317.75
40 Rubber and articles thereof 91.0 0.10 28.3221.51
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 1,954.3 2.06 0.0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 53.7 0.06 237.9-77.45
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 5,941.4 6.26 4,918.920.79
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 471.6 0.50 5.88,031.64
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,484.2 1.57 1,215.322.13
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 137.2 0.14 101.535.20
55 Man-made staple fibers 0.0 0.00 286.2-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 1,544.2 1.63 1,592.9-3.06
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 0.0 0.00 40.9-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 33.7 0.04 174.3-80.66
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 132.4 0.14 118.811.39
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 2.7 0.00 11.0-75.25
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 2,608.4 2.75 243.8969.71
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 426.6 0.45 605.8-29.58
69 Ceramic products 0.0 0.00 31.0-100.00
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 5.9 0.01 4.048.43
73 Articles of iron or steel 13.7 0.01 18.4-25.46
75 Nickel and articles thereof 10.6 0.01 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 63.2 0.07 163.7-61.42
78 Lead and articles thereof 17.6 0.02 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 451.0 0.48 10.64,139.41
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.0 0.00 8.8-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 4,992.1 5.26 15,095.3-66.93
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 1,369.7 1.44 751.182.36
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 11.0-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 56,518.1 59.60 57,588.7-1.86
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 111.0 0.12 22.8387.97
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 4.0 0.00 83.0-95.17
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 1,795.7 1.89 1,088.764.94
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 9.6-100.00
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 0.0 0.00 3.3-100.00
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 23.1 0.02 0.0
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 615.0 0.65 32.41,797.03
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 145.5 0.15 112.129.81
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 119.7 0.13 72.764.72

US Imports from Cambodia

The major share of US imports from Cambodia in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 80.06% of US total imports from Cambodia (86.33% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 4.49% of US total imports from Cambodia (3.42% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 3.16% of US total imports from Cambodia (0.73% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 1.06% of US total imports from Cambodia (1.37% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 0.74% of US total imports from Cambodia (1.23% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Cambodia in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd 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 $25.0 million;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $16.1 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $6.2 million.

The largest declines in US imports from Cambodia in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd 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 $28.8 million;
  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - a decrease of $8.1 million;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - a decrease of $6.7 million;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $3.4 million;
  • Live animals (HS code 01) - a decrease of $3.3 million;
  • 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 (HS code 94) - a decrease of $2.0 million.
US imports from Cambodia in the 2nd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in Q2 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in Q2 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q2 2017
over Q2 2016
(%)
01 Live animals 537.3 0.08 3,878.8-86.15
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.00 11.3-100.00
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 57.4 0.01 63.9-10.14
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 5.7 0.00 0.0
10 Cereals 264.0 0.04 433.1-39.06
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 1,005.6 0.15 266.6277.19
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 138.4 0.02 82.068.78
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 34.8 0.01 0.0
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 4,958.6 0.75 4,379.713.22
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 69.7 0.01 0.0
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 3.3 0.00 0.0
29 Organic chemicals 464.8 0.07 85.5443.77
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 23.7 0.00 0.0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 28,935.0 4.35 22,723.927.33
40 Rubber and articles thereof 420.4 0.06 9.94,128.89
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0.7 0.00 5.7-87.13
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 41,631.8 6.26 16,611.6150.62
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 20,648.7 3.10 4,565.2352.31
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 345.4 0.05 297.316.17
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 62.5 0.01 15.0315.85
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0.0 0.00 2.8-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 0.9 0.00 0.9-5.17
55 Man-made staple fibers 47.8 0.01 48.6-1.79
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 4.4 0.00 0.0
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 591.9 0.09 107.7449.72
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 1,300.0 0.20 1,218.76.67
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 332,160.9 49.92 360,969.4-7.98
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 135,553.3 20.37 142,235.1-4.70
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 7,714.3 1.16 6,356.421.36
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 51,715.1 7.77 59,794.9-13.51
65 Headgear and parts thereof 3,486.3 0.52 4,558.4-23.52
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 0.7 0.00 178.6-99.60
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 195.2 0.03 337.3-42.11
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 2.3 0.00 2.4-4.26
69 Ceramic products 2.9 0.00 3.5-17.64
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 4,723.6 0.71 5,565.8-15.13
72 Iron and steel 0.0 0.00 51.8-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 3,384.9 0.51 2,858.818.40
74 Copper and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 7.9-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 926.0 0.14 310.2198.52
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 6.8 0.00 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 15.8 0.00 4.9219.43
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.0 0.00 53.5-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1,272.6 0.19 1,100.715.62
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 30.9 0.00 106.3-70.95
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 3,610.8 0.54 6,992.8-48.36
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 15.6-100.00
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 10,385.6 1.56 12,383.9-16.14
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 5,435.3 0.82 5,842.5-6.97
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 542.7 0.08 438.523.75
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 107.4 0.02 69.754.19
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce