Dynamics of US trade with Greenland from 2012 to 2017

Published or Updated: Jul 11, 2018

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

Dynamics of US foreign trade with Greenland from 2012 to 2017 (in million US dollars)
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Turnover 23 29 18 13 10 23
Exports 16 19 13 9 4 10
Imports 7 10 6 4 6 13
Balance 9 9 7 6 -2 -3
Dynamics of the rank and share of Greenland in US foreign trade from 2012 to 2017
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Rank in US trade 187 184 192 193 198 183
Share in US trade, % 0.001 0.001 0.001 0.000 0.000 0.001
Rank in US exports 189 185 188 187 196 186
Share in US exports, % 0.001 0.001 0.001 0.001 0.000 0.001
Rank in US import 171 168 176 186 178 166
Share in US imports, % 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.001
Dynamics of the structure of US exports to Greenland 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) 0.2 0.0 1.0 1.0 0.7 0.1
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.7 0.4
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 1.3 0.3 0.8 1.7 1.0 0.6
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.2 0.2 0.8 1.5 2.2 0.3
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 0.7 5.1 2.3 0.7 2.1 1.7
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 87.2 84.8 84.6 84.9 66.2 81.4
Dynamics of the structure of US imports from Greenland by product types from 2012 to 2017 (percent of total imports)
Рroduct type 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 91.9 94.5 98.4 65.1 88.5 70.1
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.3
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.5 1.6 0.2
Dynamics of US exports to Greenland from 2012 to 2017 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates​ 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0.1 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 0.7 2.6 0.3 0.1 0.2 1.3
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 3.3 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.9
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 1.0 0.6 0.8 0.9 1.2 1.2
88 Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof​ 5.3 7.4 5.2 2.5 0.2 2.8
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.1 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 6.1 2.3 3.8 4.1 0.6 1.9
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof​ 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.9
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 0.1 0.5 0.0 0.1 0.0
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 1.0 1.3 0.6 0.5 0.3 0.5
Dynamics of US imports from Greenland from 2012 to 2017 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates​ 6.4 9.1 5.5 2.5 5.2 9.0
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
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 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 0.5 0.5 0.1 1.3 0.6 3.8
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce