US trade (export - import) with Senegal in 2013

Published or Updated: Feb 02, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Senegal in 2013: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Senegal

In 2013, US trade with Senegal totaled $247.1 million, up 48.22% ($80.4 million) from 2012.

US exports to Senegal in 2013 totaled $229.2 million, up 53.71% ($80.1 million) from 2012.

US imports from Senegal in 2013 totaled $17.9 million, up 1.76% ($0.3 million) from 2012.

US trade surplus with Senegal in 2013 was $211.3 million, a 60.67% increase ($79.8 million) over 2012.

Senegal was the US 141st largest trading partner in 2013 (up from 148th in 2012), accounting for 0.0063% of US total trade (up from 0.0043% in 2012).

Senegal was the US 129th largest export market in 2013 (up from 137th in 2012), accounting for 0.0145% of US total exports (up from 0.0097% in 2012).

Senegal was the US 158th largest supplier in 2013 (up from 160th in 2012), accounting for 0.0008% of US total imports (just as in 2012).

US Exports to Senegal

The major share of US exports to Senegal in 2013 (and in 2012) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 36.29% of US total exports to Senegal (55.12% in 2012);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 20.13% of US total exports to Senegal (18.91% in 2012);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 18.22% of US total exports to Senegal (3.56% in 2012);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 8.65% of US total exports to Senegal (2.32% in 2012);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 6.16% of US total exports to Senegal (9.75% in 2012);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 2.91% of US total exports to Senegal (1.92% in 2012);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 2.46% of US total exports to Senegal (2.92% in 2012).

The largest gains in US exports to Senegal in 2013 over 2012 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $36.4 million;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - an increase of $13.9 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $7.0 million;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - an increase of $5.1 million;
  • 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 (HS code 86) - an increase of $4.8 million;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $4.2 million;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $3.8 million;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $3.8 million;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $3.7 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $3.6 million;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $2.7 million;
  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - an increase of $2.3 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $1.7 million;
  • Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares (HS code 19) - an increase of $1.4 million;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $1.2 million;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - an increase of $0.8 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Senegal in 2013 over 2012 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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 $16.4 million.
US exports to Senegal in 2013 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2013
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2012
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2013
over 2012
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 127.2 0.06 292.5-56.50
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.00 14.8-100.00
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 166.1 0.07 50.0232.24
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 111.0 0.05 275.3-59.68
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 0.0 0.00 31.3-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 437.7 0.19 0.0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 32.7 0.01 222.6-85.33
10 Cereals 2,704.3 1.18 0.0
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 0.0 0.00 30.3-100.00
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 5,295.4 2.31 221.52,290.73
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 4,367.9 1.91 165.42,540.41
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 69.6 0.03 0.0
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 14.8 0.01 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 1,796.9 0.78 437.7310.58
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 516.5 0.23 102.8402.26
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1,814.1 0.79 1,608.312.79
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 24.1 0.01 6.4276.72
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 21.1 0.01 3.1576.44
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 2,320.7 1.01 0.0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 17.9 0.01 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 41,736.9 18.21 5,313.7685.46
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 96.6 0.04 110.4-12.51
29 Organic chemicals 554.7 0.24 1,153.5-51.91
30 Pharmaceutical products 4,284.1 1.87 513.9733.73
31 Fertilizers 17,608.6 7.68 3,747.5369.88
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 120.9 0.05 15.5680.98
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 2,658.9 1.16 3,000.8-11.39
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 227.6 0.10 159.542.70
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 318.0 0.14 312.81.65
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 81.6 0.04 0.0
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 8.6 0.00 516.4-98.33
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 586.0 0.26 636.8-7.97
39 Plastics and articles thereof 14,997.6 6.54 13,260.713.10
40 Rubber and articles thereof 4,589.0 2.00 4,776.1-3.92
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 246.9 0.11 81.5203.02
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 36.3 0.02 24.547.86
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 252.7 0.11 243.73.70
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 6,312.4 2.75 2,534.6149.04
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 76.6 0.03 59.728.31
52 Cotton 18.5 0.01 0.0
54 Man-made filaments 0.0 0.00 77.6-100.00
55 Man-made staple fibers 3,419.0 1.49 3,617.0-5.48
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 38.4 0.02 26.743.95
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 0.0 0.00 50.1-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 137.1 0.06 60.2127.92
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 70.0 0.03 3.32,049.55
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 229.4 0.10 19.01,106.97
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 9,911.7 4.32 10,462.0-5.26
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 268.5 0.12 138.094.57
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 6.8-100.00
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 21.0 0.01 82.3-74.48
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 22.8 0.01 112.8-79.79
69 Ceramic products 631.9 0.28 224.5181.46
70 Glass and glassware 143.3 0.06 174.3-17.81
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 26.7 0.01 43.0-37.83
72 Iron and steel 52.2 0.02 0.0
73 Articles of iron or steel 3,618.5 1.58 3,377.47.14
74 Copper and articles thereof 118.2 0.05 80.846.32
75 Nickel and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 25.0-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 30.4 0.01 19.456.46
80 Tin and articles thereof 15.0 0.01 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 1,588.7 0.69 832.290.91
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 205.0 0.09 14.71,292.27
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 35,804.6 15.62 28,782.724.40
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 6,620.9 2.89 23,043.9-71.27
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 5,994.6 2.62 1,227.1388.53
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 27,321.3 11.92 26,164.84.42
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 4,459.6 1.95 796.6459.81
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 687.7 0.30 403.470.48
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 2,288.4 1.00 1,775.228.91
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 3.3-100.00
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 0.0 0.00 119.6-100.00
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 3.3-100.00
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 1,422.8 0.62 1,520.3-6.41
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 249.7 0.11 188.732.31
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 546.3 0.24 970.1-43.69
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 317.8 0.14 17.31,734.05
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 8,296.4 3.62 4,731.775.34

US Imports from Senegal

The major share of US imports from Senegal in 2013 (and in 2012) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 60.56% of US total imports from Senegal (30.66% in 2012);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 21.46% of US total imports from Senegal (13.68% in 2012);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 2.63% of US total imports from Senegal (2.02% in 2012);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 1.54% of US total imports from Senegal (1.36% in 2012);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 0.06% of US total imports from Senegal (32.20% in 2012).

The largest gains in US imports from Senegal in 2013 over 2012 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair (HS code 67) - an increase of $5.5 million;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - an increase of $1.3 million;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - an increase of $0.1 million;
  • Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork (HS code 46) - an increase of $0.1 million;
  • Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 16) - an increase of $0.1 million.

The largest declines in US imports from Senegal in 2013 over the 2012 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 $5.7 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $0.9 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) - a decrease of $0.1 million.
US imports from Senegal in 2013 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2013
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2012
USD thousand)
Change
in 2013
over 2012
(%)
01 Live animals 143.6 0.80 181.7-20.98
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 3,264.3 18.20 1,985.664.40
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 0.0 0.00 6.4-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 10.6 0.06 0.0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 16.8 0.09 3.6371.78
10 Cereals 2.9 0.02 0.0
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 74.6 0.42 23.3219.87
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 45.1 0.25 71.7-37.09
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 39.5 0.22 48.8-18.93
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 75.4 0.42 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 39.3 0.22 86.7-54.67
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 133.0 0.74 0.0
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 4.4 0.02 2.577.75
26 Ores, slag and ash 11.4 0.06 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 0.0 0.00 5,675.7-100.00
29 Organic chemicals 0.0 0.00 13.9-100.00
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 6.4 0.04 19.5-67.11
39 Plastics and articles thereof 2.9 0.02 51.0-94.29
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 7.9-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 5.7 0.03 22.4-74.69
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 9.5 0.05 15.0-36.34
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 410.0 2.29 297.337.91
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 0.0 0.00 3.9-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 52.7 0.29 40.031.72
52 Cotton 54.7 0.30 56.7-3.59
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0.9 0.00 3.2-72.93
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 10.5 0.06 32.0-67.28
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 116.3 0.65 143.5-18.98
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.0 0.00 5.7-100.00
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 2.9 0.02 0.0
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 10,676.5 59.53 5,162.7106.80
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 47.6-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 2.1-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.0 0.00 6.3-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 59.8 0.33 12.1394.62
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 144.6 0.81 214.8-32.67
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 13.8 0.08 5.8137.86
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 58.8 0.33 6.6795.49
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 26.2 0.15 44.7-41.33
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 53.0 0.30 49.37.61
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 4.1 0.02 32.0-87.34
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 6.3 0.04 3.579.78
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 2,357.7 13.15 3,238.8-27.21
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce