US trade (export - import) with Senegal in 2014

Published or Updated: Feb 08, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Senegal in 2014: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Senegal

In 2014, US trade with Senegal was $199.0 million, down 19.46% ($48.1 million) from 2013.

US exports to Senegal in 2014 were $172.6 million, down 24.70% ($56.6 million) from 2013.

US imports from Senegal in 2014 totaled $26.5 million, up 47.53% ($8.5 million) from 2013.

US trade surplus with Senegal in 2014 was $146.1 million, a 30.84% decrease ($65.1 million) over 2013.

Senegal was the US 146th largest trading partner in 2014 (down from 141st in 2013), accounting for 0.0049% of US total trade (down from 0.0063% in 2013).

Senegal was the US 134th largest export market in 2014 (down from 129th in 2013), accounting for 0.0107% of US total exports (down from 0.0145% in 2013).

Senegal was the US 153rd largest supplier in 2014 (up from 158th in 2013), accounting for 0.0011% of US total imports (up from 0.0008% in 2013).

US Exports to Senegal

The major share of US exports to Senegal in 2014 (and in 2013) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 49.44% of US total exports to Senegal (36.29% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 17.86% of US total exports to Senegal (20.13% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 13.45% of US total exports to Senegal (8.65% in 2013);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 8.38% of US total exports to Senegal (6.16% in 2013);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 4.16% of US total exports to Senegal (2.91% in 2013);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 1.17% of US total exports to Senegal (2.46% in 2013);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 0.03% of US total exports to Senegal (18.22% in 2013).

The largest gains in US exports to Senegal in 2014 over 2013 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) - an increase of $14.2 million;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $5.8 million;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $5.1 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $2.7 million;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $1.3 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 $1.0 million;
  • Man-made staple fibers (HS code 55) - an increase of $1.0 million;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $0.9 million;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $0.6 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Senegal in 2014 over 2013 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 $41.7 million;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $12.5 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $10.5 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) - a decrease of $5.1 million;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $3.7 million;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $3.0 million;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $3.0 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $2.9 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $1.8 million;
  • Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares (HS code 19) - a decrease of $1.7 million;
  • Ships, boats and floating structures (HS code 89) - a decrease of $0.6 million;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $0.5 million.
US exports to Senegal in 2014 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2014
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2013
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2014
over 2013
(%)
01 Live animals 62.1 0.04 0.0
02 Meat and edible meat offal 455.6 0.26 127.2258.14
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 545.7 0.32 166.1228.48
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.00 111.0-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 59.7 0.03 437.7-86.35
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 0.0 0.00 32.7-100.00
10 Cereals 8,541.7 4.95 2,704.3215.86
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 5,227.1 3.03 5,295.4-1.29
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 14.7 0.01 0.0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 4,046.3 2.34 4,367.9-7.36
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 4.7 0.00 69.6-93.23
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 82.0 0.05 14.8453.55
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 87.4 0.05 1,796.9-95.14
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 936.6 0.54 516.581.32
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1,271.0 0.74 1,814.1-29.94
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 35.4 0.02 24.146.61
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 35.0 0.02 21.165.84
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 1,816.0 1.05 2,320.7-21.74
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 8.4 0.00 17.9-52.93
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 36.8 0.02 41,736.9-99.91
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 203.5 0.12 96.6110.72
29 Organic chemicals 139.0 0.08 554.7-74.94
30 Pharmaceutical products 5,211.9 3.02 4,284.121.66
31 Fertilizers 5,113.9 2.96 17,608.6-70.96
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 72.7 0.04 120.9-39.90
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 2,645.2 1.53 2,658.9-0.52
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 93.6 0.05 227.6-58.89
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 658.3 0.38 318.0107.03
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 7.6 0.00 81.6-90.72
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 14.5 0.01 8.667.94
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 1,881.9 1.09 586.0221.13
39 Plastics and articles thereof 13,196.8 7.65 14,997.6-12.01
40 Rubber and articles thereof 1,586.7 0.92 4,589.0-65.42
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 44.4 0.03 246.9-82.01
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 59.4 0.03 36.363.72
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 167.2 0.10 252.7-33.83
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 6,900.2 4.00 6,312.49.31
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 52.5 0.03 76.6-31.45
52 Cotton 8.7 0.01 18.5-52.94
54 Man-made filaments 38.1 0.02 0.0
55 Man-made staple fibers 4,388.8 2.54 3,419.028.37
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 17.9 0.01 38.4-53.42
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 12.6 0.01 0.0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 22.1 0.01 137.1-83.88
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 122.2 0.07 70.074.61
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 13.7 0.01 229.4-94.02
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 9,680.0 5.61 9,911.7-2.34
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 109.1 0.06 268.5-59.37
65 Headgear and parts thereof 26.2 0.02 0.0
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 31.1 0.02 21.048.10
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 61.6 0.04 22.8170.27
69 Ceramic products 694.1 0.40 631.99.85
70 Glass and glassware 80.2 0.05 143.3-44.01
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 52.6 0.03 26.797.06
72 Iron and steel 30.6 0.02 52.2-41.33
73 Articles of iron or steel 614.3 0.36 3,618.5-83.02
74 Copper and articles thereof 22.5 0.01 118.2-81.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 178.2 0.10 30.4486.02
80 Tin and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 15.0-100.00
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 1,146.4 0.66 1,588.7-27.84
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 30.5 0.02 205.0-85.10
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 25,321.8 14.67 35,804.6-29.28
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 20,834.7 12.07 6,620.9214.68
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 874.8 0.51 5,994.6-85.41
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 32,378.0 18.76 27,321.318.51
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 773.0 0.45 4,459.6-82.67
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 116.7 0.07 687.7-83.02
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 5,017.6 2.91 2,288.4119.26
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 5.0 0.00 0.0
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 201.5 0.12 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 2,441.2 1.41 1,422.871.58
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 118.6 0.07 249.7-52.50
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 52.3 0.03 546.3-90.42
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 311.6 0.18 317.8-1.94
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 5,439.1 3.15 8,296.4-34.44

US Imports from Senegal

The major share of US imports from Senegal in 2014 (and in 2013) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 60.17% of US total imports from Senegal (60.56% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 15.92% of US total imports from Senegal (21.46% in 2013);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 10.11% of US total imports from Senegal (0.06% in 2013);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 2.90% of US total imports from Senegal (1.54% in 2013);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.07% of US total imports from Senegal (2.63% in 2013).

The largest gains in US imports from Senegal in 2014 over 2013 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 $5.0 million;
  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - an increase of $2.7 million;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - an increase of $0.5 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $0.3 million;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - an increase of $0.1 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $0.1 million;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - an increase of $0.1 million.

The largest declines in US imports from Senegal in 2014 over the 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork (HS code 46) - a decrease of $0.2 million;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - a decrease of $0.1 million.
US imports from Senegal in 2014 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2014
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2013
USD thousand)
Change
in 2014
over 2013
(%)
01 Live animals 150.0 0.57 143.64.48
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 3,748.2 14.17 3,264.314.83
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2.6 0.01 0.0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 5.4 0.02 10.6-48.65
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 21.6 0.08 16.829.03
10 Cereals 0.0 0.00 2.9-100.00
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 83.9 0.32 74.612.41
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 102.3 0.39 45.1126.76
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 11.1 0.04 39.5-71.81
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.00 75.4-100.00
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 28.2 0.11 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 37.3 0.14 39.3-5.02
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 10.7 0.04 133.0-91.99
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 11.1 0.04 4.4148.85
26 Ores, slag and ash 2,675.9 10.11 11.423,393.52
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 4.2 0.02 6.4-34.70
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 7.8 0.03 0.0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 6.8 0.03 2.9134.49
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0.3 0.00 0.0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 3.7 0.01 5.7-35.50
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 9.1 0.03 9.5-5.08
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 203.6 0.77 410.0-50.36
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 2.2 0.01 0.0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 67.7 0.26 52.728.48
52 Cotton 89.3 0.34 54.763.30
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 1.9 0.01 0.0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 8.7 0.03 0.0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 93.3 0.35 0.910,646.66
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 31.5 0.12 10.5201.22
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 40.1 0.15 116.3-65.54
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.6 0.00 0.0
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 2.9-100.00
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 15,653.4 59.16 10,676.546.62
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 5.4 0.02 0.0
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 8.9 0.03 0.0
74 Copper and articles thereof 3.2 0.01 0.0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 2.5 0.01 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 353.8 1.34 59.8491.98
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 178.0 0.67 144.623.10
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 34.1 0.13 13.8147.31
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 45.8 0.17 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 156.5 0.59 58.8166.08
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 86.9 0.33 26.2231.11
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 36.8 0.14 53.0-30.60
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 125.0 0.47 4.12,987.60
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 23.8 0.09 6.3276.03
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 2,285.5 8.64 2,357.7-3.06
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce