Dynamics of US trade with Cuba from 2012 to 2017

Published or Updated: Aug 15, 2018

The dynamics of US trade in goods with Cuba from 2012 to 2017: turnover, exports, imports, balance, rank, share, products.

Dynamics of US foreign trade with Cuba from 2012 to 2017 (in million US dollars)
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Turnover 465 360 299 180 247 283
Exports 464 360 299 180 247 283
Imports 0 0 0 0 0 0
Balance 464 360 299 180 247 283
Dynamics of the rank and share of Cuba in US foreign trade from 2012 to 2017
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Rank in US trade 119 131 132 145 138 135
Share in US trade, % 0.012 0.009 0.007 0.005 0.007 0.007
Rank in US exports 101 108 123 126 118 116
Share in US exports, % 0.030 0.023 0.019 0.012 0.017 0.018
Rank in US import 213
Share in US imports, % 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000
Dynamics of the structure of US exports to Cuba by product types from 2012 to 2017 (percent of total exports)
Рroduct type 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 97.5 96.7 95.3 82.3 89.3 89.8
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 0.1 0.1 2.2 12.4 5.8 3.1
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.1
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 0.2 1.5 0.2 2.7 2.8 4.6
Dynamics of US exports to Cuba from 2012 to 2017 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
02 Meat and edible meat offal 167.5 153.7 149.1 77.8 106.9 161.7
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 2.4 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0
10 Cereals 133.5 56.9 28.2 4.9 38.7 34.0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 62.3 39.4 30.6 21.5 18.9 40.7
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 12.4 0.0
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 2.5 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.2 3.2
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 4.1 3.9
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 2.4 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.1
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6 0.5
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 79.4 95.1 76.7 44.0 35.6 10.1
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.2 5.8 2.4
30 Pharmaceutical products 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.5 2.4 2.5
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0.0 0.0 6.5 12.6 5.6 3.8
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal​ 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.1
52 Cotton 3.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4
73 Articles of iron or steel 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 0.0 3.2 0.1 0.3 1.2 4.0
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 0.7 0.0 0.1 0.0 1.3 2.3
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5
88 Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof​ 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4 3.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 2.3 0.6 4.5 3.0 3.3
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 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 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.3
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 7.1 5.9 6.6 4.2 4.7 6.0
Dynamics of US imports from Cuba from 2012 to 2017 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce