US trade with South Africa in the 2nd quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Sep 29, 2017

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

US Trade with South Africa

In the 2nd quarter of 2017, US trade with South Africa totaled $3.5 billion, up 16.87% ($0.5 billion) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US exports to South Africa in the 2nd quarter of 2017 totaled $1.3 billion, up 14.88% ($0.2 billion) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US imports from South Africa in the 2nd quarter of 2017 totaled $2.1 billion, up 18.14% ($0.3 billion) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US trade deficit with South Africa in the 2nd quarter of 2017 was $0.8 billion, a 23.82% increase ($0.2 billion) over the 2nd quarter of 2016.

South Africa was the US 37th largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (up from 39th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.3522% of US total trade (up from 0.3212% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

South Africa was the US 40th largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (up from 42nd in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.3448% of US total exports (up from 0.3176% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

South Africa was the US 36th largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (just as in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.3570% of US total imports (up from 0.3236% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

US Exports to South Africa

The major share of US exports to South Africa 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) - 50.05% of US total exports to South Africa (49.82% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 17.61% of US total exports to South Africa (19.43% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 7.57% of US total exports to South Africa (3.82% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 5.99% of US total exports to South Africa (9.28% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 5.87% of US total exports to South Africa (3.48% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 2.37% of US total exports to South Africa (2.75% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.98% of US total exports to South Africa (2.20% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to South Africa 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) - an increase of $53.9 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $44.3 million;
  • 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) - an increase of $37.7 million;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $33.4 million;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $31.6 million;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $14.5 million;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - an increase of $8.9 million;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - an increase of $7.3 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $5.1 million;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - an increase of $5.0 million.

The largest declines in US exports to South Africa 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 $47.8 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 $17.2 million;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $8.7 million.
US exports to South Africa 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
(%)
01 Live animals 0.0 0.00 723.0-100.00
02 Meat and edible meat offal 21,559.2 1.63 7,101.6203.58
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 1,087.9 0.08 822.532.27
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 660.6 0.05 830.2-20.42
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 744.5 0.06 970.2-23.27
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 7.2 0.00 23.1-68.81
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 9,136.7 0.69 4,136.2120.90
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 4,783.0 0.36 4,021.618.93
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 178.3 0.01 25.1611.66
10 Cereals 12,433.3 0.94 60,212.3-79.35
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 459.9 0.03 94.5386.58
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 2,551.3 0.19 1,495.870.56
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 1,049.1 0.08 679.254.45
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 3.9 0.00 11.8-66.62
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 2,601.8 0.20 2,568.81.28
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 2,787.0 0.21 1,351.0106.30
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 172.1 0.01 206.9-16.83
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 2,331.5 0.18 1,033.7125.56
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 1,145.0 0.09 2,072.6-44.76
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 6,240.5 0.47 8,327.3-25.06
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 3,554.4 0.27 4,976.2-28.57
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 5,841.5 0.44 5,298.710.24
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 73.0 0.01 109.2-33.17
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 9,645.6 0.73 6,665.644.71
26 Ores, slag and ash 10.7 0.00 474.0-97.74
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 90,802.0 6.85 36,925.1145.91
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 17,362.5 1.31 19,298.1-10.03
29 Organic chemicals 21,774.8 1.64 12,920.968.52
30 Pharmaceutical products 35,737.1 2.69 34,358.94.01
31 Fertilizers 1,209.2 0.09 1,020.818.45
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 4,795.5 0.36 5,720.2-16.17
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 17,508.3 1.32 15,716.311.40
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 9,299.2 0.70 8,531.69.00
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 5,922.5 0.45 5,047.317.34
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 285.3 0.02 222.628.20
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 677.1 0.05 1,243.9-45.56
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 48,664.6 3.67 57,365.6-15.17
39 Plastics and articles thereof 47,360.4 3.57 42,246.212.11
40 Rubber and articles thereof 22,945.8 1.73 20,697.010.87
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 2.5 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) 340.7 0.03 227.949.52
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 3,790.5 0.29 3,843.1-1.37
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 8,998.0 0.68 6,897.830.45
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 9,260.2 0.70 10,653.0-13.07
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 4,170.7 0.31 3,956.75.41
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 514.4 0.04 1,005.8-48.86
52 Cotton 1,039.5 0.08 340.0205.71
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 24.1 0.00 22.66.64
54 Man-made filaments 294.9 0.02 247.519.18
55 Man-made staple fibers 1,297.8 0.10 1,655.3-21.60
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 595.9 0.04 348.970.80
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 93.7 0.01 80.915.72
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 55.8 0.00 188.7-70.41
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 876.0 0.07 1,044.7-16.15
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 274.9 0.02 71.3285.52
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 412.8 0.03 729.7-43.42
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 612.2 0.05 478.228.02
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 1,161.3 0.09 1,114.24.22
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 942.3 0.07 1,186.1-20.56
65 Headgear and parts thereof 127.2 0.01 334.7-61.98
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 3.3 0.00 10.8-69.77
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 286.8 0.02 227.026.34
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 3,659.7 0.28 4,487.3-18.44
69 Ceramic products 14,256.5 1.07 13,520.85.44
70 Glass and glassware 4,272.3 0.32 2,906.746.98
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 77,823.0 5.87 40,145.893.85
72 Iron and steel 1,819.1 0.14 2,535.3-28.25
73 Articles of iron or steel 12,560.6 0.95 12,318.31.97
74 Copper and articles thereof 699.5 0.05 716.6-2.38
75 Nickel and articles thereof 223.8 0.02 350.7-36.20
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 1,183.6 0.09 1,628.3-27.31
78 Lead and articles thereof 21.1 0.00 0.0
79 Zinc and articles thereof 19.4 0.00 52.9-63.45
80 Tin and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 10.4-100.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 3,284.0 0.25 823.7298.69
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 8,550.0 0.64 11,265.9-24.11
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 3,063.3 0.23 2,086.646.81
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 268,915.7 20.27 224,646.619.71
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 76,471.0 5.77 93,694.0-18.38
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 7,524.7 0.57 8,696.1-13.47
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 161,941.1 12.21 128,531.525.99
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 78,040.4 5.88 46,403.868.18
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 1,110.9 0.08 239.3364.28
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 69,860.6 5.27 72,970.5-4.26
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 74.1 0.01 118.0-37.17
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 281.9 0.02 558.4-49.52
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 3,997.8 0.30 4,347.6-8.05
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 3,826.9 0.29 5,399.3-29.12
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 17,729.1 1.34 10,433.069.93
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 1,246.2 0.09 1,217.82.33
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 1,017.9 0.08 2,523.0-59.66

US Imports from South Africa

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

  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 38.06% of US total imports from South Africa (33.05% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 22.19% of US total imports from South Africa (11.47% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 16.38% of US total imports from South Africa (34.14% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 8.99% of US total imports from South Africa (9.95% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 6.59% of US total imports from South Africa (3.71% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 3.70% of US total imports from South Africa (4.00% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

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

  • 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) - an increase of $216.7 million;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $210.6 million;
  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - an increase of $51.3 million;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $40.5 million;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $14.9 million;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $13.8 million;
  • Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials (HS code 68) - an increase of $13.5 million;
  • Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement (HS code 25) - an increase of $9.0 million;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $7.4 million;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - an increase of $6.8 million.

The largest declines in US imports from South Africa 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) - a decrease of $238.5 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $36.1 million.
US imports from South Africa 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 281.5 0.01 175.660.34
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 12,086.0 0.56 9,877.422.36
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 112.9 0.01 222.0-49.15
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 845.0 0.04 898.2-5.92
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 46.4 0.00 558.5-91.69
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 18,488.7 0.86 22,882.3-19.20
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 1,145.6 0.05 1,135.10.93
10 Cereals 421.4 0.02 388.58.46
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 145.4 0.01 455.2-68.07
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 8,245.4 0.38 8,789.9-6.19
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 112.4 0.01 313.9-64.18
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.00 11.0-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 51.1 0.00 83.6-38.88
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.00 3.1-100.00
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 564.4 0.03 281.2100.73
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 1,184.3 0.06 120.1886.34
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 36.8 0.00 38.3-4.15
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 5,746.1 0.27 3,775.152.21
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 6,132.6 0.29 6,485.7-5.44
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 23,674.7 1.10 16,259.745.60
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 66.8 0.00 0.0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 10,937.4 0.51 1,919.3469.87
26 Ores, slag and ash 99,811.2 4.65 48,529.5105.67
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 30,811.4 1.43 17,057.880.63
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 42,055.6 1.96 41,104.42.31
29 Organic chemicals 87,157.5 4.06 80,341.08.48
30 Pharmaceutical products 10,814.2 0.50 9,323.615.99
31 Fertilizers 1,150.6 0.05 486.5136.50
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 2,151.1 0.10 2,897.9-25.77
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 10,025.4 0.47 8,407.919.24
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 385.4 0.02 927.2-58.44
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 2,673.5 0.12 2,064.929.48
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 107.0 0.00 32.0234.84
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 24,428.9 1.14 18,066.635.22
39 Plastics and articles thereof 8,904.9 0.41 13,152.4-32.29
40 Rubber and articles thereof 3,375.7 0.16 4,207.1-19.76
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 2,096.2 0.10 2,028.83.32
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 474.4 0.02 418.413.39
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 207.8 0.01 118.874.96
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 2,088.4 0.10 1,960.16.54
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 77.3 0.00 70.89.17
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 7,433.9 0.35 8,744.1-14.98
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 249.4 0.01 264.9-5.87
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 1,437.4 0.07 576.5149.34
50 Silk 0.3 0.00 0.0
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 563.2 0.03 783.1-28.08
52 Cotton 10.9 0.00 40.8-73.31
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 12.1 0.00 26.6-54.72
54 Man-made filaments 96.2 0.00 50.191.94
55 Man-made staple fibers 21.2 0.00 2.7694.78
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 78.3 0.00 511.2-84.69
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 890.0 0.04 411.1116.49
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 310.5 0.01 506.6-38.71
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 249.0 0.01 530.5-53.07
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 322.7 0.02 876.1-63.17
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 1,581.1 0.07 1,871.9-15.54
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 83.4 0.00 126.4-33.96
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 1,933.6 0.09 947.3104.11
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 188.9 0.01 13.41,312.70
65 Headgear and parts thereof 13.3 0.00 8.261.79
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 200.3 0.01 73.4172.93
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 468.9 0.02 400.617.04
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 16,479.6 0.77 2,996.9449.89
69 Ceramic products 1,990.5 0.09 874.6127.59
70 Glass and glassware 169.0 0.01 203.0-16.76
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 817,620.5 38.06 600,915.336.06
72 Iron and steel 350,907.4 16.33 140,259.0150.19
73 Articles of iron or steel 25,291.6 1.18 10,409.7142.96
74 Copper and articles thereof 4,403.4 0.20 3,395.129.70
75 Nickel and articles thereof 5,710.5 0.27 4,476.627.56
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 81,668.5 3.80 41,186.798.29
78 Lead and articles thereof 948.7 0.04 755.625.55
79 Zinc and articles thereof 16.8 0.00 0.0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 6,395.2 0.30 6,131.64.30
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 951.9 0.04 1,520.9-37.41
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 357.7 0.02 412.4-13.26
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 92,807.0 4.32 128,929.9-28.02
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 17,502.0 0.81 15,505.212.88
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 2,485.3 0.12 1,287.393.07
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 226,794.4 10.56 465,281.0-51.26
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 2,769.0 0.13 2,899.0-4.49
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 4,245.6 0.20 3,062.338.64
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 5,377.3 0.25 3,844.039.89
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 227.6-100.00
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 72.2 0.00 0.0
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 309.6 0.01 395.5-21.73
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 3,318.6 0.15 3,169.14.72
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 1,081.1 0.05 690.956.47
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 969.6 0.05 964.90.48
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 9,201.7 0.43 9,359.1-1.68
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce