US trade with Grenada in the first half of 2017

Published or Updated: Oct 19, 2017

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

US Trade with Grenada

In the first half of 2017, US trade with Grenada was $51.0 million, down 1.33% ($0.7 million) from the first half of 2016.

US exports to Grenada in the first half of 2017 were $43.3 million, down 1.17% ($0.5 million) from the first half of 2016.

US imports from Grenada in the first half of 2017 were $7.6 million, down 2.26% ($0.2 million) from the first half of 2016.

US trade surplus with Grenada in the first half of 2017 was $35.7 million, a 0.93% decrease ($0.3 million) over the first half of 2016.

Grenada was the US 162nd largest trading partner in the first half of 2017 (down from 155th in the first half of 2016), accounting for 0.0026% of US total trade (down from 0.0029% in the first half of 2016).

Grenada was the US 142nd largest export market in the first half of 2017 (down from 141st in the first half of 2016), accounting for 0.0057% of US total exports (down from 0.0062% in the first half of 2016).

Grenada was the US 161st largest supplier in the first half of 2017 (down from 160th in the first half of 2016), accounting for 0.0007% of US total imports (just as in the first half of 2016).

US Exports to Grenada

The major share of US exports to Grenada 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) - 27.47% of US total exports to Grenada (23.45% in the first half of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 22.03% of US total exports to Grenada (23.60% in the first half of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 12.77% of US total exports to Grenada (8.60% in the first half of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 9.83% of US total exports to Grenada (8.74% in the first half of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 4.24% of US total exports to Grenada (3.43% in the first half of 2016);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 2.93% of US total exports to Grenada (0.75% in the first half of 2016);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 1.62% of US total exports to Grenada (3.63% in the first half of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.28% of US total exports to Grenada (2.75% in the first half of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Grenada 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 $1,600.4 thousand;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $894.1 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 $651.0 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $551.8 thousand;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $535.7 thousand;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $534.8 thousand;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $529.3 thousand;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $498.3 thousand;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $497.7 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $377.2 thousand;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $310.5 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous manufactured articles (HS code 96) - an increase of $167.1 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 $151.8 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Grenada in the first half of 2017 over the first half of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $984.7 thousand;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $923.3 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 $893.1 thousand;
  • Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof (HS code 56) - a decrease of $544.6 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $485.9 thousand;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - a decrease of $331.8 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $189.2 thousand;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - a decrease of $173.5 thousand.
US exports to Grenada 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
(%)
01 Live animals 95.4 0.22 132.1-27.80
02 Meat and edible meat offal 2,430.3 5.61 1,932.025.79
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 227.6 0.53 191.219.06
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 549.4 1.27 238.8130.04
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 15.6 0.04 12.228.18
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 2.6 0.01 14.9-82.30
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 88.1 0.20 143.7-38.71
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 116.3 0.27 120.6-3.52
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 19.8 0.05 71.8-72.47
10 Cereals 2,141.2 4.94 3,064.5-30.13
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 11.6 0.03 22.5-48.32
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 101.8 0.23 59.970.10
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 15.2 0.04 28.8-47.07
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 2.8 0.01 0.0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 120.4 0.28 162.0-25.67
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 288.1 0.66 241.419.34
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 131.5 0.30 62.6109.94
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 94.2 0.22 67.739.14
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 466.2 1.08 420.110.98
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 411.3 0.95 584.9-29.67
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1,110.0 2.56 1,595.9-30.45
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 735.2 1.70 747.1-1.59
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 339.5 0.78 400.2-15.17
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 35.2 0.08 34.32.70
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 65.3 0.15 27.7135.63
26 Ores, slag and ash 8.7 0.02 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1,197.2 2.76 303.0295.06
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 51.6 0.12 90.1-42.76
29 Organic chemicals 60.1 0.14 33.380.68
30 Pharmaceutical products 399.5 0.92 299.233.50
31 Fertilizers 39.0 0.09 9.8299.34
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 703.5 1.62 686.22.51
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1,293.1 2.98 757.370.74
34 Soap, organic surface-active agents, washing preparations, lubricating preparations, artificial waxes, prepared waxes, polishing or scouring preparations, candles and similar articles, modeling pastes, "dental waxes" and dental preparations with a basis of plaster 310.3 0.72 371.5-16.49
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 24.3 0.06 61.9-60.71
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 4.1 0.01 13.8-70.08
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 14.0 0.03 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 602.9 1.39 502.719.94
39 Plastics and articles thereof 1,321.7 3.05 769.971.67
40 Rubber and articles thereof 708.8 1.64 174.0307.33
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 51.4 0.12 40.427.25
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0.0 0.00 3.4-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 2,962.1 6.83 2,432.821.76
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 471.5 1.09 502.4-6.16
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 825.6 1.90 895.4-7.80
52 Cotton 20.0 0.05 0.0
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 3.3 0.01 3.7-9.67
54 Man-made filaments 3.1 0.01 0.0
55 Man-made staple fibers 16.4 0.04 12.729.66
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 9.8 0.02 554.4-98.23
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 31.5 0.07 65.1-51.58
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 16.7 0.04 2.6533.93
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 6.5 0.01 18.2-64.24
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 0.0 0.00 16.5-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 24.0 0.06 38.8-38.12
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 119.5 0.28 211.9-43.59
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 143.4 0.33 159.6-10.12
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 115.9 0.27 105.89.56
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 3.5-100.00
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 16.0 0.04 12.131.66
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 30.2 0.07 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 216.0 0.50 160.334.72
69 Ceramic products 138.1 0.32 130.06.22
70 Glass and glassware 66.9 0.15 91.6-26.89
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 700.1 1.62 1,593.2-56.06
72 Iron and steel 29.8 0.07 27.87.17
73 Articles of iron or steel 501.8 1.16 691.0-27.38
74 Copper and articles thereof 31.3 0.07 68.3-54.18
75 Nickel and articles thereof 3.3 0.01 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 759.8 1.75 262.1189.87
79 Zinc and articles thereof 4.4 0.01 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 70.5 0.16 71.9-1.93
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 437.4 1.01 383.014.19
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 5,060.8 11.68 3,460.446.25
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 4,201.9 9.70 3,550.918.33
86 Railway or tramway locomotives, rolling-stock and parts thereof; railway or tramway track fixtures and fittings and parts thereof; mechanical (including electro-mechanical) traffic signalling equipment of all kinds 30.6 0.07 34.1-10.29
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 825.0 1.90 1,809.7-54.41
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 72.2 0.17 58.822.86
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 167.0 0.39 196.5-15.02
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 1,548.2 3.57 1,171.032.21
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 61.3 0.14 75.0-18.28
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 0.0 0.00 4.1-100.00
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 27.8 0.06 41.4-32.73
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 886.2 2.04 734.420.67
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 230.2 0.53 562.0-59.04
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 310.4 0.72 143.4116.50
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0.0 0.00 27.8-100.00

US Imports from Grenada

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

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 81.85% of US total imports from Grenada (82.10% in the first half of 2016);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 1.33% of US total imports from Grenada (1.33% in the first half of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 0.90% of US total imports from Grenada (7.69% in the first half of 2016).

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

  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $729.3 thousand;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $345.8 thousand.

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

  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - a decrease of $1,152.0 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) - a decrease of $286.5 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $118.5 thousand;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $100.2 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $73.5 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $52.9 thousand.
US imports from Grenada 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
(%)
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 3,782.1 49.59 4,934.1-23.35
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 1,659.7 21.76 930.478.39
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 788.2 10.33 442.478.16
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 12.9 0.17 0.0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.00 100.2-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0.5 0.01 0.358.28
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 9.3 0.12 4.0136.25
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 101.1 1.33 103.7-2.52
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.0 0.00 5.4-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 6.3 0.08 124.8-94.96
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 52.7 0.69 339.2-84.47
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 4.1 0.05 77.5-94.77
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 5.5 0.07 58.4-90.66
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 0.3 0.00 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0.0 0.00 7.6-100.00
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce