US trade with Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 2nd quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Sep 02, 2017

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

US Trade with Cocos (Keeling) Islands

In the 2nd quarter of 2017, US trade with Cocos (Keeling) Islands was $0.3 million, down 15.14% ($0.1 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 2nd quarter of 2017 were $0.1 million, down 33.73% ($0.0 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 2nd quarter of 2017 were $0.2 million, down 7.43% ($0.0 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US trade deficit with Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 2nd quarter of 2017 was $0.2 million, a 11.19% increase ($0.0 million) over the 2nd quarter of 2016.

Cocos (Keeling) Islands was the US 215th largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (just as in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0000% of US total trade (just as in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

Cocos (Keeling) Islands was the US 215th largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (down from 214th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0000% of US total exports (just as in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

Cocos (Keeling) Islands was the US 202nd largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (up from 203rd in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0000% of US total imports (just as in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands

The major share of US exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands 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) - 66.53% of US total exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands (2.92% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 16.62% of US total exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands (6.82% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 4.26% of US total exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands (0.00% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 0.00% of US total exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands (46.35% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 0.00% of US total exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands (38.30% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $44.7 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $11.9 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous manufactured articles (HS code 96) - an increase of $5.3 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $3.0 thousand;
  • 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 $2.9 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - a decrease of $50.0 thousand;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - a decrease of $28.5 thousand;
  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - a decrease of $12.9 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous articles of base metal (HS code 83) - a decrease of $7.4 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $3.2 thousand.
US exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands 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 0.0 0.00 28.5-100.00
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0.0 0.00 12.9-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 3.0 4.26 0.0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.0 0.00 50.0-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 11.9 16.62 0.0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.0 0.00 7.4-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0.0 0.00 3.2-100.00
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 2.9 3.99 0.0
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 44.7 62.55 0.0
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 5.3 7.44 0.0

US Imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands

The major share of US imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands 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) - 68.00% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (66.76% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 2.74% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (2.99% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 2.27% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (0.00% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.83% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (0.00% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 1.23% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (6.21% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 0.00% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (17.01% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands 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) - an increase of $60.9 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous manufactured articles (HS code 96) - an increase of $33.1 thousand;
  • 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 $31.2 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $5.5 thousand;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - an increase of $4.0 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $3.4 thousand;
  • Clocks and watches and parts thereof (HS code 91) - an increase of $3.2 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 $2.4 thousand;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - an increase of $1.1 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $105.4 thousand;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - a decrease of $44.3 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $13.2 thousand;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - a decrease of $1.2 thousand.
US imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands 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
(%)
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.00 44.3-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 5.5 2.27 0.0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 6.6 2.74 7.8-15.03
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0.4 0.18 0.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 4.0 1.64 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 2.4 0.99 0.0
73 Articles of iron or steel 3.0 1.23 16.2-81.69
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 124.3 51.61 63.496.01
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 36.1 14.98 4.9632.21
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 3.4 1.42 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 105.4-100.00
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 3.2 1.31 0.0
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 10.4 4.33 9.411.32
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 33.1 13.72 0.0
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce