US trade (export - import) with French Southern Territories in 2018

Published or Updated: Jul 10, 2019

The report on US foreign trade in goods with French Southern Territories in 2018: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with French Southern Territories

In 2018, US trade with French Southern Territories was $0.8 million, down 71.70% ($2.1 million) from 2017.

US exports to French Southern Territories in 2018 were $0.8 million, down 71.23% ($2.0 million) from 2017.

US imports from French Southern Territories in 2018 were $0.0 million, down 81.17% ($0.1 million) from 2017.

US trade surplus with French Southern Territories in 2018 was $0.8 million, a 70.71% decrease ($1.9 million) over 2017.

French Southern Territories was the US 219th largest trading partner in 2018 (down from 211th in 2017), accounting for 0.0000% of US total trade (down from 0.0001% in 2017).

French Southern Territories was the US 213th largest export market in 2018 (down from 201st in 2017), accounting for 0.0000% of US total exports (down from 0.0002% in 2017).

French Southern Territories was the US 219th largest supplier in 2018 (down from 218th in 2017), accounting for 0.0000% of US total imports (just as in 2017).

US Exports to French Southern Territories

The major share of US exports to French Southern Territories in 2018 (and in 2017) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 74.34% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (23.19% in 2017);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 17.00% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (0.61% in 2017);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 4.05% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (0.00% in 2017);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.72% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (0.22% in 2017);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 0.00% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (35.40% in 2017).

The largest gains in US exports to French Southern Territories in 2018 over 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $126.1 thousand;
  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - an increase of $60.0 thousand;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $21.4 thousand;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $15.8 thousand;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $11.0 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 $9.6 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $7.4 thousand;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - an increase of $6.8 thousand;
  • Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares (HS code 19) - an increase of $6.5 thousand;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $4.5 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $4.4 thousand;
  • Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 16) - an increase of $4.0 thousand;
  • Headgear and parts thereof (HS code 65) - an increase of $3.6 thousand;
  • Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork (HS code 46) - an increase of $3.5 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to French Southern Territories in 2018 over 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Clocks and watches and parts thereof (HS code 91) - a decrease of $1,102.9 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 $1,006.2 thousand;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - a decrease of $136.4 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $18.6 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 $11.1 thousand;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - a decrease of $10.2 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $10.1 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous manufactured articles (HS code 96) - a decrease of $5.0 thousand;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - a decrease of $4.4 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $3.9 thousand;
  • Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials (HS code 68) - a decrease of $2.5 thousand.
US exports to French Southern Territories in 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2018
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2017
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2018
over 2017
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 415.1 50.75 551.6-24.73
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 11.0 1.34 0.0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 38.0 4.64 31.221.66
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 24.1 2.95 8.4188.63
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 4.0 0.49 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 6.5 0.79 0.0
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 49.4 6.04 68.0-27.35
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 60.0 7.34 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 4.4 0.54 0.0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 7.4 0.90 0.0
40 Rubber and articles thereof 21.4 2.61 0.0
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 11.1-100.00
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 3.5 0.42 0.0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 10.6 1.30 6.173.38
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.0 0.00 10.2-100.00
65 Headgear and parts thereof 3.6 0.44 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 0.0 0.00 2.5-100.00
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 0.0 0.00 1,006.2-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 126.1 15.41 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 9.6 1.17 0.0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 3.9-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 3.4 0.41 13.5-74.91
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 1,102.9-100.00
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 4.4-100.00
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 6.7 0.82 11.7-42.59
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 13.4 1.63 11.120.74

US Imports from French Southern Territories

The major share of US imports from French Southern Territories in 2018 (and in 2017) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 59.49% of US total imports from French Southern Territories (0.00% in 2017);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 0.00% of US total imports from French Southern Territories (81.05% in 2017).

The largest gains in US imports from French Southern Territories in 2018 over 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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 $15.8 thousand;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - an increase of $5.1 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 $2.6 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from French Southern Territories in 2018 over the 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $114.4 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $23.1 thousand;
  • Headgear and parts thereof (HS code 65) - a decrease of $0.6 thousand.
US imports from French Southern Territories in 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2018
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2017
USD thousand)
Change
in 2018
over 2017
(%)
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 2.6 9.88 0.0
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 0.6-100.00
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 15.8 59.49 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0.0 0.00 114.4-100.00
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 5.1 19.12 0.0
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 3.1 11.51 26.2-88.31
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce