US trade with Togo in the 2nd quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Sep 19, 2017

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

US Trade with Togo

In the 2nd quarter of 2017, US trade with Togo totaled $146.3 million, up 99.21% ($72.9 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US exports to Togo in the 2nd quarter of 2017 totaled $142.4 million, up 100.36% ($71.3 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US imports from Togo in the 2nd quarter of 2017 totaled $3.9 million, up 64.90% ($1.5 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US trade surplus with Togo in the 2nd quarter of 2017 was $138.5 million, a 101.58% increase ($69.8 million) over the 2nd quarter of 2016.

Togo was the US 109th largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (up from 128th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0148% of US total trade (up from 0.0079% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

Togo was the US 93rd largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (up from 112th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0370% of US total exports (up from 0.0195% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

Togo was the US 161st largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (up from 166th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0006% of US total imports (up from 0.0004% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Togo

The major share of US exports to Togo 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) - 85.61% of US total exports to Togo (78.19% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 7.23% of US total exports to Togo (8.28% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 3.60% of US total exports to Togo (7.10% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 2.31% of US total exports to Togo (4.33% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 0.36% of US total exports to Togo (1.17% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Togo 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 $66.4 million;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $4.2 million;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - an increase of $2.4 million.

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

  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - a decrease of $1.2 million;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $0.9 million;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - a decrease of $0.6 million.
US exports to Togo 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 143.8 0.10 70.5103.98
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0.0 0.00 1,158.9-100.00
10 Cereals 0.0 0.00 889.0-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0.0 0.00 562.3-100.00
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 968.0 0.68 729.432.70
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 3,896.0 2.74 1,473.1164.47
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 104.5 0.07 151.7-31.08
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 13.5 0.01 8.559.06
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0.0 0.00 18.6-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 121,905.7 85.61 55,555.2119.43
29 Organic chemicals 0.0 0.00 150.0-100.00
30 Pharmaceutical products 0.0 0.00 13.6-100.00
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 5.9 0.00 0.0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 3.5 0.00 3.43.68
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 0.0 0.00 10.0-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 26.7 0.02 24.97.27
39 Plastics and articles thereof 3,100.3 2.18 2,767.812.01
40 Rubber and articles thereof 156.2 0.11 106.946.09
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 3.3 0.00 0.0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 3.5 0.00 6.1-42.15
54 Man-made filaments 0.0 0.00 37.0-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 9.2 0.01 0.0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 18.6 0.01 0.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 4.0 0.00 0.0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 252.6 0.18 668.4-62.22
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 230.0 0.16 125.084.02
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 6.9 0.00 0.0
69 Ceramic products 3.4 0.00 50.0-93.27
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 55.0 0.04 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 4.2 0.00 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0.0 0.00 16.0-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.0 0.00 2.9-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 288.1 0.20 324.1-11.10
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 143.8 0.10 137.44.66
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 9,576.6 6.73 5,398.077.41
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 95.4 0.07 8.31,056.76
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 186.9 0.13 18.3920.63
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 204.1 0.14 127.959.66
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 6.3-100.00
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 17.3 0.01 0.0

US Imports from Togo

The major share of US imports from Togo 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) - 60.84% of US total imports from Togo (54.87% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 29.71% of US total imports from Togo (26.44% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 6.26% of US total imports from Togo (12.68% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Togo in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter of 2016 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 $1.1 million;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $0.3 million;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - an increase of $0.1 million;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $0.1 million;
  • Live animals (HS code 01) - an increase of $0.1 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $0.0 million.

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

  • 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) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) (HS code 42) - a decrease of $0.0 million.
US imports from Togo 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 354.6 9.09 295.519.98
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 44.3 1.14 15.6184.86
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 455.1 11.67 132.9242.44
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 52.5 1.35 60.6-13.40
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 89.4 2.29 12.7605.64
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 155.2 3.98 92.767.42
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 7.2 0.18 8.1-11.28
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.00 7.0-100.00
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 244.3 6.26 299.9-18.54
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 22.9 0.59 36.1-36.43
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 7.6 0.19 0.0
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 0.0 0.00 6.3-100.00
52 Cotton 2.2 0.06 1.820.22
54 Man-made filaments 3.3 0.08 0.0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.00 0.5-100.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 8.7 0.22 3.8126.07
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 3.7-100.00
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 2,358.1 60.48 1,287.683.14
72 Iron and steel 27.9 0.72 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 38.3 0.98 0.0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 5.3-100.00
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce