US trade with Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 3rd quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Mar 30, 2018

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 3rd quarter of 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Cocos (Keeling) Islands

In the 3rd quarter of 2017, US trade with Cocos (Keeling) Islands was $0.6 million, down 1.85% ($0.0 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 3rd quarter of 2017 were $0.1 million, down 72.54% ($0.3 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 3rd quarter of 2017 totaled $0.5 million, up 134.93% ($0.3 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US trade balance with Cocos (Keeling) Islands went from a surplus of $0.2 million in the 3rd quarter of 2016, to a deficit of $0.4 million in the 3rd quarter of 2017.

Cocos (Keeling) Islands was the US 208th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 210th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0001% of US total trade (just as in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Cocos (Keeling) Islands was the US 214th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (down from 204th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0000% of US total exports (down from 0.0001% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Cocos (Keeling) Islands was the US 196th largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 200th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0001% of US total imports (up from 0.0000% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands

The major share of US exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 97.89% of US total exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands (66.04% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 0.00% of US total exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands (12.57% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 0.00% of US total exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands (8.16% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 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) - an increase of $65.3 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $13.5 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $232.4 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $49.3 thousand;
  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - a decrease of $32.0 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 $21.8 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 $9.1 thousand.
US exports to Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 3rd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in Q3 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in Q3 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q3 2017
over Q3 2016
(%)
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0.0 0.00 32.0-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0.0 0.00 49.3-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0.0 0.00 9.1-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 13.5 12.50 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 65.3 60.64 0.0
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 26.7 24.75 259.1-89.71
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 0.0 0.00 21.8-100.00

US Imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands

The major share of US imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 52.32% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (0.00% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 4.80% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (0.00% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 1.08% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (65.89% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.00% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (5.20% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 0.00% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (3.32% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 0.00% of US total imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands (1.10% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - an increase of $248.7 thousand;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - an increase of $49.2 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 $38.9 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $22.8 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 $16.1 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd 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 $102.9 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) - a decrease of $22.6 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $10.5 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous manufactured articles (HS code 96) - a decrease of $7.4 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) - a decrease of $6.7 thousand;
  • Clocks and watches and parts thereof (HS code 91) - a decrease of $6.5 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $3.0 thousand;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - a decrease of $2.2 thousand.
US imports from Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the 3rd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in Q3 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in Q3 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q3 2017
over Q3 2016
(%)
39 Plastics and articles thereof 22.8 4.80 0.0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 39.4 8.27 0.57,238.18
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 0.0 0.00 2.2-100.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0.5 0.10 0.0
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 248.7 52.22 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 0.0 0.00 6.7-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 0.0 0.00 10.5-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 5.1 1.08 108.0-95.24
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 0.0 0.00 22.6-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 3.0-100.00
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 6.5-100.00
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 30.5 6.40 14.4112.46
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 49.2 10.32 0.0
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0.0 0.00 7.4-100.00
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce