US trade with Mali in the 2nd quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Aug 30, 2017

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

US Trade with Mali

In the 2nd quarter of 2017, US trade with Mali totaled $14.2 million, up 11.37% ($1.5 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US exports to Mali in the 2nd quarter of 2017 totaled $13.4 million, up 12.35% ($1.5 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US imports from Mali in the 2nd quarter of 2017 were $0.9 million, down 2.03% ($0.0 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US trade surplus with Mali in the 2nd quarter of 2017 was $12.5 million, a 13.49% increase ($1.5 million) over the 2nd quarter of 2016.

Mali was the US 173rd largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (down from 171st in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0014% of US total trade (just as in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

Mali was the US 157th largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (up from 160th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0035% of US total exports (up from 0.0033% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

Mali was the US 188th largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (down from 185th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0001% of US total imports (down from 0.0002% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Mali

The major share of US exports to Mali 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) - 67.94% of US total exports to Mali (60.44% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 20.24% of US total exports to Mali (15.92% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 3.09% of US total exports to Mali (2.28% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 2.82% of US total exports to Mali (2.78% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 1.29% of US total exports to Mali (14.82% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

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

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $2,283.8 thousand;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $630.4 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $597.2 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 $321.4 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $185.2 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 $119.3 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $102.2 thousand;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - an increase of $62.2 thousand;
  • Ships, boats and floating structures (HS code 89) - an increase of $57.5 thousand;
  • Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes (HS code 28) - an increase of $51.7 thousand;
  • Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations (HS code 36) - an increase of $44.2 thousand.

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

  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $896.2 thousand;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $611.6 thousand;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $544.5 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $275.6 thousand;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - a decrease of $274.1 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $268.4 thousand;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - a decrease of $168.5 thousand.
US exports to Mali 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
(%)
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 25.7 0.19 0.0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 79.3 0.59 353.4-77.55
10 Cereals 0.0 0.00 896.2-100.00
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 4.0 0.03 0.0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0.0 0.00 168.5-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 63.2 0.47 338.8-81.33
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.00 5.3-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 31.0 0.23 61.2-49.30
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 51.7 0.39 0.0
29 Organic chemicals 9.9 0.07 0.0
30 Pharmaceutical products 141.7 1.06 686.1-79.35
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 13.5 0.10 0.0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 77.5 0.58 84.7-8.45
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 7.9 0.06 0.0
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 6.5 0.05 9.2-28.97
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 57.8 0.43 13.6325.40
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 33.6 0.25 23.344.10
39 Plastics and articles thereof 759.2 5.68 162.0368.66
40 Rubber and articles thereof 1,544.2 11.56 913.868.99
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0.0 0.00 23.5-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 14.0 0.10 3.5298.71
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 0.0 0.00 2.7-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 17.7 0.13 8.1117.96
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 21.4 0.16 0.0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 8.1 0.06 18.2-55.65
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.00 20.7-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 311.8 2.33 249.624.93
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 7.0 0.05 42.0-83.34
65 Headgear and parts thereof 28.1 0.21 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 0.0 0.00 29.5-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 0.0 0.00 3.7-100.00
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 4.8 0.04 0.0
72 Iron and steel 6.7 0.05 0.0
73 Articles of iron or steel 322.9 2.42 137.6134.60
74 Copper and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 38.4-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 37.1 0.28 3.5973.48
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 42.0 0.31 51.6-18.65
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 4.4 0.03 40.4-89.15
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 4,877.4 36.51 2,593.688.06
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 2,601.8 19.48 2,280.414.09
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 4.7 0.04 0.0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 747.2 5.59 1,015.6-26.43
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 312.8 2.34 924.4-66.16
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 57.5 0.43 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 475.4 3.56 373.227.39
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 5.3 0.04 0.0
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 5.8 0.04 0.0
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 177.1 1.33 57.9206.14
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 40.3 0.30 29.636.08

US Imports from Mali

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

  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 8.86% of US total imports from Mali (4.76% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 7.97% of US total imports from Mali (46.44% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 7.25% of US total imports from Mali (0.59% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 6.95% of US total imports from Mali (9.75% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 2.77% of US total imports from Mali (1.60% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

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

  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - an increase of $224.9 thousand;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $27.3 thousand;
  • Cotton (HS code 52) - an increase of $23.5 thousand;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $23.5 thousand;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - an increase of $23.5 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $18.5 thousand;
  • Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares (HS code 19) - an increase of $11.7 thousand;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $9.9 thousand;
  • Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork (HS code 46) - an increase of $9.7 thousand;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - an increase of $8.1 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 $5.3 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $3.6 thousand;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - an increase of $3.0 thousand;
  • Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten (HS code 11) - an increase of $2.9 thousand;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $2.6 thousand.

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

  • Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts (HS code 13) - a decrease of $390.6 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $41.5 thousand;
  • Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles (HS code 92) - a decrease of $10.2 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $7.9 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 $3.1 thousand.
US imports from Mali 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 9.1 1.07 9.3-1.51
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 27.3 3.20 0.0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 2.6 0.30 0.0
10 Cereals 14.5 1.69 4.5219.00
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 2.9 0.34 0.0
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 0.0 0.00 390.6-100.00
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 11.7 1.37 0.0
30 Pharmaceutical products 13.2 1.55 11.118.48
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 4.9 0.58 2.4104.15
39 Plastics and articles thereof 3.6 0.42 0.0
40 Rubber and articles thereof 1.9 0.22 0.4413.98
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 4.9 0.58 4.217.20
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 23.5 2.75 0.0
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 14.8 1.74 5.2187.12
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 23.5 2.75 0.0
52 Cotton 37.4 4.39 13.9168.88
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 1.5 0.17 1.51.16
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 27.6 3.24 19.541.41
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 9.0 1.06 6.049.29
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.0 0.00 0.5-100.00
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 0.00 3.1-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 6.9 0.81 48.4-85.80
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 21.6 2.54 16.432.18
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 7.9-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 30.7 3.60 12.3150.86
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 2.4 0.28 12.6-80.91
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 473.4 55.49 248.590.48
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce