US trade (export - import) with Cocos (Keeling) Islands in 2016

Published or Updated: Apr 19, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Cocos (Keeling) Islands in 2016: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Cocos (Keeling) Islands

In 2016, US trade with Cocos (Keeling) Islands was $3.0 million, down 32.14% ($1.4 million) from 2015.

US exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands in 2016 totaled $0.8 million, up 39.78% ($0.2 million) from 2015.

US imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands in 2016 were $2.2 million, down 42.55% ($1.6 million) from 2015.

US trade deficit with Cocos (Keeling) Islands in 2016 was $1.4 million, a 56.47% decrease ($1.9 million) over 2015.

Cocos (Keeling) Islands was the US 211th largest trading partner in 2016 (down from 208th in 2015), accounting for 0.0001% of US total trade (just as in 2015).

Cocos (Keeling) Islands was the US 215th largest export market in 2016 (up from 217th in 2015), accounting for 0.0001% of US total exports (up from 0.0000% in 2015).

Cocos (Keeling) Islands was the US 196th largest supplier in 2016 (down from 185th in 2015), accounting for 0.0001% of US total imports (down from 0.0002% in 2015).

US Exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands

The major share of US exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands in 2016 (and in 2015) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 48.40% of US total exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands (56.11% in 2015);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 13.03% of US total exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands (32.28% in 2015);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 11.18% of US total exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands (1.17% in 2015);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 10.57% of US total exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands (0.00% in 2015);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 6.41% of US total exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands (0.00% in 2015);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 0.00% of US total exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands (3.70% in 2015).

The largest gains in US exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands in 2016 over 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $254.6 thousand;
  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - an increase of $73.1 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $72.2 thousand;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - an increase of $50.0 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $49.3 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $37.8 thousand;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $28.5 thousand;
  • 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 $21.8 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $18.3 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $17.9 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous articles of base metal (HS code 83) - an increase of $10.2 thousand;
  • 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 $9.1 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands in 2016 over 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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 $201.7 thousand;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $180.0 thousand;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $20.6 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $6.9 thousand;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $6.5 thousand;
  • Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather (HS code 41) - a decrease of $5.3 thousand.
US exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands in 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2016
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2015
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2016
over 2015
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 28.5 3.65 0.0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.00 180.0-100.00
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 73.1 9.38 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 0.0 0.00 20.6-100.00
30 Pharmaceutical products 0.0 0.00 6.5-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 49.3 6.32 0.0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 37.8 4.85 0.0
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0.0 0.00 5.3-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 9.1 1.17 0.0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 50.0 6.41 0.0
73 Articles of iron or steel 72.2 9.26 0.0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 10.2 1.31 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 18.3 2.35 0.0
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 15.7 2.02 217.4-92.77
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 266.0 34.12 11.32,246.89
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 77.3 9.91 84.2-8.21
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 21.8 2.79 0.0
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 50.3 6.45 32.355.47

US Imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands

The major share of US imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands in 2016 (and in 2015) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 78.89% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (79.11% in 2015);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 4.55% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (1.68% in 2015);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 2.00% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (0.37% in 2015);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.67% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (3.64% in 2015).

The largest gains in US imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands in 2016 over 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Miscellaneous articles of base metal (HS code 83) - an increase of $53.7 thousand;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - an increase of $44.3 thousand;
  • Clocks and watches and parts thereof (HS code 91) - an increase of $39.6 thousand;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - an increase of $21.8 thousand;
  • Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials (HS code 68) - an increase of $9.4 thousand;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $7.8 thousand;
  • Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin (HS code 71) - an increase of $6.7 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands in 2016 over the 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $1,254.1 thousand;
  • 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 $163.3 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $125.4 thousand;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - a decrease of $108.1 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $48.1 thousand;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - a decrease of $43.6 thousand;
  • Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) (HS code 42) - a decrease of $39.1 thousand;
  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - a decrease of $17.0 thousand;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - a decrease of $14.2 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $12.7 thousand.
US imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands in 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2016
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2015
USD thousand)
Change
in 2016
over 2015
(%)
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 44.3 2.00 0.0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0.0 0.00 14.2-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 30.9 1.40 70.0-55.82
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 7.8 0.35 0.0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 2.2 0.10 0.0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 22.1 1.00 0.36,633.54
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 5.5 0.25 113.6-95.16
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 9.5 0.43 26.5-64.24
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 9.4 0.42 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 6.7 0.30 0.0
73 Articles of iron or steel 26.7 1.21 39.4-32.24
74 Copper and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 4.9-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 74.0 3.34 20.2265.30
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 984.1 44.44 2,238.2-56.03
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 650.4 29.37 647.00.52
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 3.0 0.14 6.7-54.69
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 109.6 4.95 157.6-30.49
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 57.8 2.61 18.2216.95
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 24.4 1.10 187.7-87.00
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 53.7 2.43 97.3-44.82
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 7.4 0.33 2.1246.54
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 85.2 3.85 210.6-59.56
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce