US trade with French Southern Territories in the first half of 2017

Published or Updated: Oct 20, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with French Southern Territories in the first half of 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with French Southern Territories

In the first half of 2017, US trade with French Southern Territories totaled $2.6 million, up 14.52% ($0.3 million) from the first half of 2016.

US exports to French Southern Territories in the first half of 2017 totaled $2.5 million, up 12.38% ($0.3 million) from the first half of 2016.

US imports from French Southern Territories in the first half of 2017 totaled $0.1 million, up 92.40% ($0.1 million) from the first half of 2016.

US trade surplus with French Southern Territories in the first half of 2017 was $2.3 million, a 10.12% increase ($0.2 million) over the first half of 2016.

French Southern Territories was the US 207th largest trading partner in the first half of 2017 (up from 208th in the first half of 2016), accounting for 0.0001% of US total trade (just as in the first half of 2016).

French Southern Territories was the US 198th largest export market in the first half of 2017 (down from 194th in the first half of 2016), accounting for 0.0003% of US total exports (just as in the first half of 2016).

French Southern Territories was the US 216th largest supplier in the first half of 2017 (down from 215th in the first half of 2016), accounting for 0.0000% of US total imports (just as in the first half of 2016).

US Exports to French Southern Territories

The major share of US exports to French Southern Territories in the first half of 2017 (and in the first half of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 40.93% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (44.66% in the first half of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 11.85% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (11.59% in the first half of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 0.71% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (4.95% in the first half of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to French Southern Territories in the first half of 2017 over the first half of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Clocks and watches and parts thereof (HS code 91) - an increase of $302.6 thousand;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $42.1 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 $29.5 thousand;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - an increase of $23.7 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - an increase of $11.8 thousand;
  • Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) (HS code 42) - an increase of $11.1 thousand;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - an increase of $10.2 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous manufactured articles (HS code 96) - an increase of $8.4 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to French Southern Territories in the first half of 2017 over the first half 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) - a decrease of $63.4 thousand;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $40.0 thousand;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - a decrease of $19.9 thousand;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $17.3 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $13.2 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $8.7 thousand.
US exports to French Southern Territories in the first half of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in first-half 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in first-half 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in first-half 2017
over first-half 2016
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 242.4 9.86 200.221.04
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 27.4 1.11 3.7645.08
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 21.5 0.87 9.7122.48
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.00 40.0-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 11.1 0.45 0.0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 10.2 0.41 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 2.5 0.10 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 1,006.2 40.93 976.83.02
73 Articles of iron or steel 0.0 0.00 13.2-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.0 0.00 4.8-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0.0 0.00 5.3-100.00
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 0.0 0.00 63.4-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 3.9 0.16 0.0
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 17.3-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 13.5 0.55 22.2-39.01
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 1,102.9 44.87 800.437.81
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 11.7 0.48 3.4248.09
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0.0 0.00 19.9-100.00

US Imports from French Southern Territories

The major share of US imports from French Southern Territories in the first half of 2017 (and in the first half of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 98.92% of US total imports from French Southern Territories (0.00% in the first half of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.00% of US total imports from French Southern Territories (97.06% in the first half of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from French Southern Territories in the first half of 2017 over the first half of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $114.4 thousand;
  • Headgear and parts thereof (HS code 65) - an increase of $0.6 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from French Southern Territories in the first half of 2017 over the first half of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof (HS code 81) - a decrease of $58.3 thousand.
US imports from French Southern Territories in the first half of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in first-half 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in first-half 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in first-half 2017
over first-half 2016
(%)
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.6 0.51 0.0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 0.0 0.00 58.3-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 114.4 98.92 0.0
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce