US trade with Lithuania in the 2nd quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Sep 10, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Lithuania in the 2nd quarter of 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Lithuania

In the 2nd quarter of 2017, US trade with Lithuania was $458.2 million, down 8.12% ($40.5 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US exports to Lithuania in the 2nd quarter of 2017 totaled $145.8 million, up 39.09% ($41.0 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US imports from Lithuania in the 2nd quarter of 2017 were $312.4 million, down 20.69% ($81.5 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US trade deficit with Lithuania in the 2nd quarter of 2017 was $166.5 million, a 42.37% decrease ($122.5 million) over the 2nd quarter of 2016.

Lithuania was the US 80th largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (down from 76th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0464% of US total trade (down from 0.0539% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

Lithuania was the US 90th largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (up from 94th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0379% of US total exports (up from 0.0288% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

Lithuania was the US 69th largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (down from 68th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0519% of US total imports (down from 0.0701% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Lithuania

The major share of US exports to Lithuania in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 71.13% of US total exports to Lithuania (70.59% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 10.28% of US total exports to Lithuania (10.22% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 9.45% of US total exports to Lithuania (9.52% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.21% of US total exports to Lithuania (1.92% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.10% of US total exports to Lithuania (1.71% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.69% of US total exports to Lithuania (1.95% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Lithuania in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter 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) - an increase of $18.5 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $6.9 million;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $4.1 million;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $3.6 million;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $2.5 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $2.0 million;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - an increase of $1.6 million;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $1.1 million;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - an increase of $1.0 million;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $0.6 million;
  • 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 (HS code 34) - an increase of $0.5 million;
  • 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 $0.5 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Lithuania in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $2.3 million;
  • 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 $1.1 million;
  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - a decrease of $1.0 million;
  • Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof (HS code 81) - a decrease of $0.9 million;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - a decrease of $0.6 million.
US exports to Lithuania in the 2nd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in Q2 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in Q2 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q2 2017
over Q2 2016
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 5.0 0.00 0.0
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 5,295.5 3.63 5,017.35.55
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.00 51.0-100.00
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 77.9 0.05 16.6367.97
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 5,737.2 3.93 1,653.7246.93
10 Cereals 92.4 0.06 237.2-61.05
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 240.0 0.16 246.2-2.54
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 4.8 0.00 6.3-24.28
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.00 387.0-100.00
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 0.0 0.00 79.3-100.00
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 9.3 0.01 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 3.2 0.00 0.0
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 81.9 0.06 664.2-87.66
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1,329.0 0.91 319.6315.85
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 785.9 0.54 230.8240.48
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 62.7 0.04 55.513.04
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 49.5 0.03 1,011.5-95.11
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 173.5 0.12 61.0184.61
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 386.6 0.27 59.1553.98
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 165.6 0.11 148.511.47
29 Organic chemicals 1,758.4 1.21 121.81,343.66
30 Pharmaceutical products 584.4 0.40 650.9-10.21
31 Fertilizers 0.0 0.00 127.9-100.00
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 825.3 0.57 415.198.83
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 4,102.3 2.81 3,040.634.92
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 608.6 0.42 80.0660.72
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 1,233.6 0.85 814.151.52
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 48.7 0.03 42.414.96
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 3,872.1 2.66 1,374.2181.77
39 Plastics and articles thereof 1,384.6 0.95 3,648.1-62.05
40 Rubber and articles thereof 410.6 0.28 256.660.02
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 8.2 0.01 0.0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 96.3 0.07 46.5107.03
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 256.2 0.18 12.91,881.09
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 1,399.3 0.96 1,249.711.97
45 Cork and articles of cork 0.0 0.00 6.0-100.00
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 34.8 0.02 153.5-77.33
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 308.1 0.21 590.6-47.82
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 25.6 0.02 13.687.33
52 Cotton 30.1 0.02 27.97.89
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0.0 0.00 6.1-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 157.8 0.11 431.7-63.46
55 Man-made staple fibers 11.4 0.01 23.9-52.10
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 33.6 0.02 11.3196.82
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 104.2 0.07 108.7-4.21
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 30.1 0.02 3.5767.88
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 115.9 0.08 58.498.29
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 80.5 0.06 373.4-78.45
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 99.3 0.07 60.963.07
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 242.1 0.17 101.4138.61
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 534.4 0.37 534.6-0.03
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 77.8 0.05 18.2327.72
65 Headgear and parts thereof 68.7 0.05 32.2113.61
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 19.9 0.01 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 331.9 0.23 503.5-34.08
69 Ceramic products 12.1 0.01 29.9-59.64
70 Glass and glassware 1,026.7 0.70 1,049.5-2.17
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 13.0 0.01 18.9-31.51
72 Iron and steel 19.8 0.01 10.687.36
73 Articles of iron or steel 379.9 0.26 469.6-19.10
74 Copper and articles thereof 73.2 0.05 0.0
75 Nickel and articles thereof 53.5 0.04 17.6203.99
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 34.6 0.02 27.525.82
78 Lead and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 5.8-100.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 18.3 0.01 946.6-98.07
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 241.9 0.17 468.7-48.38
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 178.3 0.12 98.381.37
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 22,364.1 15.34 15,485.044.42
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 6,284.0 4.31 7,428.6-15.41
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 58,196.2 39.91 39,651.646.77
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 7,207.8 4.94 3,567.4102.04
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 68.0 0.05 246.7-72.42
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 9,611.7 6.59 7,634.725.89
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 14.8 0.01 35.1-57.74
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 75.1 0.05 160.2-53.11
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 351.2 0.24 530.1-33.75
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 842.3 0.58 324.8159.34
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 568.7 0.39 499.513.87
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 34.1 0.02 94.6-63.96
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 83.3 0.06 79.35.09

US Imports from Lithuania

The major share of US imports from Lithuania in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 57.87% of US total imports from Lithuania (60.96% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 10.80% of US total imports from Lithuania (17.15% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 9.30% of US total imports from Lithuania (5.32% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 3.38% of US total imports from Lithuania (4.21% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.88% of US total imports from Lithuania (1.62% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.39% of US total imports from Lithuania (1.12% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 1.27% of US total imports from Lithuania (0.54% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Lithuania in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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 $6.8 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $5.1 million;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $1.9 million;
  • 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 $1.7 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $1.6 million.

The largest declines in US imports from Lithuania in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $59.4 million;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $21.0 million;
  • Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes (HS code 28) - a decrease of $7.9 million;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $4.5 million;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - a decrease of $3.4 million;
  • Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten (HS code 11) - a decrease of $2.5 million;
  • Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes (HS code 35) - a decrease of $1.2 million.
US imports from Lithuania in the 2nd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in Q2 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in Q2 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q2 2017
over Q2 2016
(%)
01 Live animals 45.2 0.01 3.81,102.66
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 73.0 0.02 125.1-41.62
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2,967.5 0.95 6,395.2-53.60
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 5.8 0.00 11.3-48.63
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 9.8 0.00 68.2-85.57
10 Cereals 16.5 0.01 12.432.98
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 4,771.3 1.53 7,301.9-34.66
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 80.9 0.03 137.1-40.99
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0.0 0.00 6.6-100.00
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 524.7 0.17 384.436.50
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 5.8 0.00 3.468.85
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 288.8 0.09 321.8-10.26
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 733.3 0.23 665.410.20
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 101.1 0.03 21.0381.29
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 746.0 0.24 814.6-8.42
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 182.9 0.06 236.8-22.77
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0.0 0.00 90.3-100.00
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 87.8 0.03 31.9175.09
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 180,667.5 57.84 240,048.4-24.74
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 1,970.8 0.63 9,858.8-80.01
29 Organic chemicals 2,847.0 0.91 2,977.6-4.39
30 Pharmaceutical products 2,820.3 0.90 1,997.941.16
31 Fertilizers 9,350.4 2.99 30,376.1-69.22
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 62.4 0.02 9.4564.91
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 58.4 0.02 65.0-10.24
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 268.7 0.09 351.9-23.64
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 2,613.2 0.84 3,776.6-30.81
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 12,256.2 3.92 16,734.9-26.76
39 Plastics and articles thereof 1,399.6 0.45 1,347.13.89
40 Rubber and articles thereof 78.7 0.03 31.2152.19
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 17.9 0.01 13.731.39
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 17.5 0.01 9.485.60
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 3,727.9 1.19 3,773.4-1.21
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 459.3 0.15 476.1-3.51
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 151.0 0.05 148.91.45
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 832.8 0.27 867.9-4.05
52 Cotton 0.0 0.00 2.6-100.00
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 245.0 0.08 205.819.05
54 Man-made filaments 4.1 0.00 74.3-94.54
55 Man-made staple fibers 0.6 0.00 0.0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 788.7 0.25 869.5-9.29
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 5.3 0.00 2.978.53
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 1.0 0.00 1.1-11.19
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 9.6 0.00 29.7-67.84
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 440.9 0.14 480.5-8.25
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 2,864.6 0.92 3,166.4-9.53
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 577.6 0.18 659.7-12.44
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 29.2 0.01 13.9110.66
65 Headgear and parts thereof 12.3 0.00 10.121.44
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 8.7 0.00 0.0
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 61.4 0.02 11.5433.26
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 180.3 0.06 69.7158.58
69 Ceramic products 9.4 0.00 12.6-25.06
70 Glass and glassware 205.0 0.07 436.3-53.02
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 409.4 0.13 474.0-13.63
73 Articles of iron or steel 3,434.0 1.10 1,519.2126.03
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 171.3 0.05 347.2-50.66
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 30.5 0.01 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 90.6 0.03 19.1374.65
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 253.6 0.08 242.04.79
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 4,614.0 1.48 3,035.452.01
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 8,510.9 2.72 6,781.625.50
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 16.7 0.01 344.7-95.16
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 277.3 0.09 319.6-13.23
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 21.3 0.01 26.7-20.25
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 25.5 0.01 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 15,568.4 4.98 10,429.449.27
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 11.0 0.00 0.0
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 1,833.1 0.59 1,436.927.57
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 34,992.5 11.20 28,155.724.28
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 221.8 0.07 632.0-64.91
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 539.7 0.17 176.9205.12
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 607.9 0.19 34.61,656.01
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce