US trade (export - import) with Hungary in 2016

Published or Updated: May 30, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Hungary in 2016: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Hungary

In 2016, US trade with Hungary was $7,287.6 million, down 2.74% ($205.5 million) from 2015.

US exports to Hungary in 2016 totaled $1,842.7 million, up 7.49% ($128.4 million) from 2015.

US imports from Hungary in 2016 were $5,444.8 million, down 5.78% ($334.0 million) from 2015.

US trade deficit with Hungary in 2016 was $3,602.1 million, a 11.38% decrease ($462.4 million) over 2015.

Hungary was the US 49th largest trading partner in 2016 (up from 50th in 2015), accounting for 0.1968% of US total trade (up from 0.1966% in 2015).

Hungary was the US 61st largest export market in 2016 (up from 62nd in 2015), accounting for 0.1268% of US total exports (up from 0.1140% in 2015).

Hungary was the US 42nd largest supplier in 2016 (down from 40th in 2015), accounting for 0.2420% of US total imports (down from 0.2505% in 2015).

US Exports to Hungary

The major share of US exports to Hungary in 2016 (and in 2015) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 81.89% of US total exports to Hungary (80.45% in 2015);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 6.00% of US total exports to Hungary (6.32% in 2015);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 3.16% of US total exports to Hungary (3.48% in 2015);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 1.92% of US total exports to Hungary (2.36% in 2015);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 0.85% of US total exports to Hungary (1.20% in 2015).

The largest gains in US exports to Hungary in 2016 over 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $131,486.1 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $12,524.5 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 $9,223.2 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $5,664.4 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Hungary in 2016 over 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $13,243.6 thousand;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $10,365.5 thousand.
US exports to Hungary in 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2016
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2015
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2016
over 2015
(%)
01 Live animals 56.4 0.00 76.1-25.85
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 58.5 0.00 123.2-52.52
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 47.7 0.00 567.8-91.60
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 1,643.2 0.09 1,697.7-3.21
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 2.7 0.00 0.0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 16,363.3 0.89 13,437.421.77
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 722.6 0.04 1,645.6-56.09
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 67.7 0.00 170.7-60.33
10 Cereals 1,070.2 0.06 1,194.0-10.37
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 13.0 0.00 219.9-94.11
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 5,462.8 0.30 8,527.6-35.94
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 64.0 0.00 407.0-84.27
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 161.9 0.01 207.7-22.07
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.00 39.2-100.00
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 19.2 0.00 120.1-84.01
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 19.8 0.00 144.8-86.30
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 3.0 0.00 9.8-69.05
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 260.0 0.01 503.3-48.34
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 4,257.5 0.23 5,379.6-20.86
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 3,822.0 0.21 3,995.5-4.34
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 453.4 0.02 710.1-36.15
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 869.7 0.05 1,214.1-28.37
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 324.7 0.02 528.2-38.52
26 Ores, slag and ash 150.0 0.01 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1,460.9 0.08 1,428.42.27
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 3,317.8 0.18 2,416.337.31
29 Organic chemicals 9,875.5 0.54 9,653.42.30
30 Pharmaceutical products 11,123.9 0.60 12,174.2-8.63
31 Fertilizers 62.3 0.00 0.0
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 3,436.7 0.19 3,476.7-1.15
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 8,390.2 0.46 8,333.70.68
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 6,007.8 0.33 8,014.3-25.04
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 1,304.6 0.07 1,062.722.75
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 338.2 0.02 695.0-51.34
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 269.1 0.01 551.3-51.19
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 13,201.8 0.72 9,786.234.90
39 Plastics and articles thereof 43,703.4 2.37 42,591.32.61
40 Rubber and articles thereof 9,504.9 0.52 9,663.7-1.64
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 102.0 0.01 270.4-62.29
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 237.8 0.01 276.0-13.87
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 36.2 0.00 0.0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 947.4 0.05 885.37.01
45 Cork and articles of cork 18.5 0.00 10.477.64
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 62.8 0.00 7.1783.09
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 2,029.7 0.11 3,070.0-33.89
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 10,584.4 0.57 13,606.4-22.21
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 1,950.4 0.11 2,963.2-34.18
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 19.7 0.00 4.4352.52
52 Cotton 1,638.0 0.09 2,103.8-22.14
54 Man-made filaments 313.0 0.02 311.70.42
55 Man-made staple fibers 187.8 0.01 75.8147.93
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 1,140.5 0.06 1,508.5-24.40
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 22.5 0.00 15.248.50
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 100.3 0.01 141.5-29.14
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 1,857.9 0.10 779.5138.35
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 631.8 0.03 213.1196.46
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 257.0 0.01 653.2-60.66
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 474.1 0.03 249.689.98
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 600.9 0.03 668.5-10.12
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 109.6 0.01 105.63.85
65 Headgear and parts thereof 42.8 0.00 183.1-76.60
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 13.8 0.00 54.8-74.89
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 3,036.5 0.16 1,155.9162.70
69 Ceramic products 4,992.1 0.27 4,321.715.51
70 Glass and glassware 4,637.1 0.25 5,293.7-12.40
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 417.7 0.02 1,250.1-66.58
72 Iron and steel 1,362.1 0.07 1,524.0-10.63
73 Articles of iron or steel 22,840.1 1.24 22,792.60.21
74 Copper and articles thereof 1,791.2 0.10 2,587.3-30.77
75 Nickel and articles thereof 4,917.2 0.27 6,907.6-28.82
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 2,160.6 0.12 2,357.9-8.37
78 Lead and articles thereof 3.0 0.00 17.2-82.44
79 Zinc and articles thereof 225.9 0.01 52.9326.76
80 Tin and articles thereof 2.9 0.00 3.8-23.44
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 5,149.3 0.28 5,118.30.61
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 7,058.3 0.38 4,850.045.53
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 12,704.9 0.69 13,411.3-5.27
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 911,217.8 49.45 779,731.816.86
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 257,682.3 13.98 248,459.23.71
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 111.3 0.01 785.6-85.84
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 151,037.2 8.20 138,512.79.04
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 65,732.9 3.57 76,098.4-13.62
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 954.9 0.05 127.0651.60
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 122,257.6 6.63 135,501.2-9.77
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 123.5 0.01 67.084.30
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 730.8 0.04 612.719.28
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 1,627.8 0.09 855.290.35
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 12,348.2 0.67 13,733.5-10.09
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 3,656.1 0.20 3,712.3-1.52
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 311.0 0.02 678.4-54.15
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 3,021.8 0.16 1,200.1151.79
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 69,343.3 3.76 63,678.98.90

US Imports from Hungary

The major share of US imports from Hungary in 2016 (and in 2015) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 82.88% of US total imports from Hungary (83.10% in 2015);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 6.63% of US total imports from Hungary (7.26% in 2015);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.31% of US total imports from Hungary (1.31% in 2015).

The largest gains in US imports from Hungary in 2016 over 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $169,483.4 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 $144,443.5 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $70,781.7 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $40,944.0 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Hungary in 2016 over the 2015 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 $677,979.1 thousand;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $51,802.2 thousand;
  • Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials (HS code 68) - a decrease of $19,057.9 thousand.
US imports from Hungary in 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2016
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2015
USD thousand)
Change
in 2016
over 2015
(%)
01 Live animals 1,085.7 0.02 713.652.15
02 Meat and edible meat offal 1,294.1 0.02 1,369.4-5.50
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2,015.9 0.04 2,310.4-12.75
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2,550.3 0.05 12,239.4-79.16
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 24.2 0.00 48.3-49.93
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 6,465.6 0.12 5,464.618.32
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 0.0 0.00 124.8-100.00
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 503.3 0.01 438.914.67
10 Cereals 170.4 0.00 10.91,456.49
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 1,045.2 0.02 631.065.66
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 5.6 0.00 10.8-47.93
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 18.7 0.00 6.0209.59
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 320.6 0.01 293.69.21
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 2,533.1 0.05 1,949.129.96
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 1,150.1 0.02 667.472.32
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 987.3 0.02 388.3154.24
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 2,749.1 0.05 6,422.0-57.19
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1,662.7 0.03 1,426.916.53
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 3,596.5 0.07 3,760.4-4.36
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 18.6 0.00 5.7224.47
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 185.1 0.00 185.8-0.42
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 469.8 0.01 935.5-49.78
26 Ores, slag and ash 2.9 0.00 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 826.5 0.02 1,009.6-18.14
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 18,693.1 0.34 19,473.8-4.01
29 Organic chemicals 97,754.1 1.80 94,457.23.49
30 Pharmaceutical products 22,519.7 0.41 74,321.9-69.70
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 768.8 0.01 579.032.78
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 64,792.0 1.19 61,283.35.73
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 10,107.0 0.19 5,998.168.50
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 33.9 0.00 409.8-91.74
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 743.0 0.01 282.3163.20
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 5,609.9 0.10 7,079.7-20.76
39 Plastics and articles thereof 73,225.0 1.34 73,618.3-0.53
40 Rubber and articles thereof 66,968.6 1.23 82,282.0-18.61
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 33.0 0.00 43.6-24.20
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 8,134.3 0.15 6,856.618.63
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 303.8 0.01 205.048.25
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 7,648.1 0.14 7,792.3-1.85
45 Cork and articles of cork 12.6 0.00 2.4424.52
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 0.0 0.00 2.5-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 8,949.6 0.16 5,936.050.77
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 1,151.7 0.02 1,655.8-30.45
50 Silk 5.4 0.00 4.910.01
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 23.7 0.00 583.6-95.94
52 Cotton 541.7 0.01 416.530.07
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 766.0 0.01 774.1-1.05
54 Man-made filaments 2,207.6 0.04 3,775.7-41.53
55 Man-made staple fibers 9,709.2 0.18 8,917.58.88
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 2,159.5 0.04 2,411.3-10.44
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 1,630.6 0.03 1,432.513.83
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 105.7 0.00 211.0-49.93
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 10,257.6 0.19 9,354.09.66
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 6.5 0.00 1.9243.40
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 3,011.9 0.06 2,605.915.58
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 26,850.8 0.49 29,977.1-10.43
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 1,520.4 0.03 1,009.150.66
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 12,053.6 0.22 13,973.6-13.74
65 Headgear and parts thereof 246.8 0.00 333.1-25.92
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 6.8 0.00 21.5-68.17
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 0.6 0.00 33.5-98.25
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 31,900.1 0.59 50,958.0-37.40
69 Ceramic products 11,848.2 0.22 13,539.7-12.49
70 Glass and glassware 10,036.1 0.18 9,439.96.32
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 2,678.2 0.05 9,794.7-72.66
72 Iron and steel 503.2 0.01 1,561.9-67.78
73 Articles of iron or steel 14,126.8 0.26 13,787.22.46
74 Copper and articles thereof 1,978.2 0.04 1,963.90.73
75 Nickel and articles thereof 209.4 0.00 7.72,607.36
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 3,345.8 0.06 7,413.9-54.87
79 Zinc and articles thereof 253.1 0.00 73.0246.60
80 Tin and articles thereof 118.5 0.00 43.3173.63
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 1,261.2 0.02 1,629.9-22.62
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 11,455.1 0.21 8,859.329.30
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 8,808.1 0.16 6,609.633.26
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1,519,487.5 27.91 1,350,004.112.55
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 981,798.5 18.03 837,355.017.25
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 10,659.8 0.20 6,306.069.04
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 1,618,288.0 29.72 2,296,267.2-29.53
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 132.7 0.00 558.2-76.22
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0.0 0.00 14.9-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 382,280.8 7.02 311,499.222.72
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 281.2 0.01 404.1-30.43
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 83.8 0.00 94.8-11.66
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 13,381.3 0.25 13,247.51.01
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 49,501.1 0.91 42,470.316.55
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 45,018.7 0.83 41,151.79.40
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 663.6 0.01 778.3-14.75
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 6,837.2 0.13 5,709.719.75
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 229,639.8 4.22 188,695.821.70
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce