US trade (export - import) with Angola in 2013

Published or Updated: Feb 01, 2017

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

US Trade with Angola

In 2013, US trade with Angola was $10,366.3 million, down 10.02% ($1,154.5 million) from 2012.

US exports to Angola in 2013 were $1,443.4 million, down 3.16% ($47.1 million) from 2012.

US imports from Angola in 2013 were $8,922.9 million, down 11.04% ($1,107.4 million) from 2012.

US trade deficit with Angola in 2013 was $7,479.5 million, a 12.42% decrease ($1,060.2 million) over 2012.

Angola was the US 46th largest trading partner in 2013 (down from 45th in 2012), accounting for 0.27% of US total trade (down from 0.30% in 2012).

Angola was the US 71st largest export market in 2013 (down from 70th in 2012), accounting for 0.09% of US total exports (down from 0.10% in 2012).

Angola was the US 38th largest supplier in 2013 (down from 35th in 2012), accounting for 0.38% of US total imports (down from 0.43% in 2012).

US Exports to Angola

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 55.16% of US total exports to Angola (55.87% in 2012);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 18.64% of US total exports to Angola (17.86% in 2012);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 11.32% of US total exports to Angola (9.64% in 2012);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 7.57% of US total exports to Angola (10.60% in 2012);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 2.48% of US total exports to Angola (2.46% in 2012);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 1.34% of US total exports to Angola (0.35% in 2012).

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

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $33.0 million;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $16.1 million;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $13.5 million;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $13.5 million;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - an increase of $8.8 million;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - an increase of $4.9 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Angola in 2013 over 2012 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 $35.9 million;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $20.1 million;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $18.3 million;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - a decrease of $13.8 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 $13.6 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $8.4 million;
  • Live animals (HS code 01) - a decrease of $8.3 million;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $7.5 million;
  • 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 $4.5 million.
US exports to Angola 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
(%)
01 Live animals 0.0 0.00 8,281.7-100.00
02 Meat and edible meat offal 248,836.0 17.24 232,784.86.90
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.00 3,344.3-100.00
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 504.8 0.03 606.8-16.80
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 21.8 0.00 395.6-94.49
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 11,789.9 0.82 6,933.670.04
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 23.1 0.00 14.658.12
10 Cereals 184.1 0.01 9.01,934.51
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 1,968.4 0.14 2,749.6-28.41
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0.0 0.00 96.0-100.00
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 191.7 0.01 2,388.1-91.97
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 109.0 0.01 82.033.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 4.4 0.00 15.2-71.20
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 141.8 0.01 38.6267.10
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 2.9 0.00 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 25.3 0.00 26.8-5.85
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 83.8 0.01 24.6240.40
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 5,004.4 0.35 5,613.5-10.85
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 104.8 0.01 2,807.5-96.27
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0.0 0.00 4.6-100.00
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 1,747.9 0.12 1,161.950.43
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 17,536.6 1.21 4,023.0335.91
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 12,812.4 0.89 10,063.227.32
29 Organic chemicals 9,442.9 0.65 23,225.4-59.34
30 Pharmaceutical products 3,590.6 0.25 11,119.7-67.71
31 Fertilizers 11.5 0.00 52.5-78.11
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 399.1 0.03 538.8-25.92
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 2,502.9 0.17 2,043.922.46
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 5,146.0 0.36 9,636.1-46.60
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 200.4 0.01 282.3-29.01
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 1,840.8 0.13 1,399.631.52
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 188.0 0.01 317.2-40.73
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 48,999.9 3.39 69,135.8-29.13
39 Plastics and articles thereof 13,590.9 0.94 22,000.2-38.22
40 Rubber and articles thereof 10,573.9 0.73 8,246.228.23
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0.0 0.00 10.5-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 784.4 0.05 1,242.7-36.88
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 37.2 0.00 21.969.89
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 349.5 0.02 506.9-31.06
45 Cork and articles of cork 0.0 0.00 11.5-100.00
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 0.0 0.00 17.1-100.00
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 5,124.5 0.36 2,889.877.33
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,186.6 0.08 1,939.0-38.80
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 1,340.9 0.09 513.4161.19
54 Man-made filaments 75.9 0.01 19.1296.48
55 Man-made staple fibers 0.0 0.00 7.4-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 236.4 0.02 634.1-62.73
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 15.9 0.00 8.783.17
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 15.9 0.00 28.5-44.11
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 129.7 0.01 615.7-78.94
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 612.7 0.04 808.7-24.23
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 4,304.5 0.30 3,391.026.94
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 27,312.1 1.89 27,490.5-0.65
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 2,826.4 0.20 3,233.6-12.59
65 Headgear and parts thereof 206.9 0.01 268.1-22.80
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 217.7-100.00
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 3.6 0.00 8.2-56.33
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 706.7 0.05 1,055.8-33.07
69 Ceramic products 350.3 0.02 936.7-62.60
70 Glass and glassware 4,127.1 0.29 3,710.111.24
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 479.0 0.03 138.6245.52
72 Iron and steel 2,014.1 0.14 2,321.3-13.23
73 Articles of iron or steel 132,513.2 9.18 119,029.811.33
74 Copper and articles thereof 540.3 0.04 394.337.04
75 Nickel and articles thereof 1,258.3 0.09 2,562.8-50.90
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 2,070.4 0.14 1,219.169.83
78 Lead and articles thereof 46.4 0.00 3.31,286.97
79 Zinc and articles thereof 61.5 0.00 111.8-44.96
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 41.7 0.00 28.546.67
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 22,979.6 1.59 14,223.461.56
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 1,870.9 0.13 3,811.9-50.92
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 532,755.8 36.91 499,804.86.59
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 93,740.3 6.49 107,317.2-12.65
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 3,083.8 0.21 2,974.03.69
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 60,199.3 4.17 96,079.6-37.34
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 33,050.7 2.29 51,315.2-35.59
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 10,962.7 0.76 11,471.0-4.43
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 62,387.0 4.32 63,767.0-2.16
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 354.3 0.02 381.3-7.08
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 114.0 0.01 79.244.08
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 377.5 0.03 991.6-61.93
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 9,612.0 0.67 8,439.413.89
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 1,020.3 0.07 1,174.1-13.10
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 299.2 0.02 590.2-49.31
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 11.1 0.00 51.2-78.29
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 24,267.8 1.68 23,249.44.38

US Imports from Angola

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

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 99.73% of US total imports from Angola (98.93% in 2012).

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

  • No product groups with a substantial increase.

The largest declines in US imports from Angola 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 $1,023.8 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) - a decrease of $68.9 million.
US imports from Angola 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
(%)
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 4.2 0.00 3.232.37
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 8,898,959.7 99.73 9,922,768.4-10.32
29 Organic chemicals 0.0 0.00 8,656.3-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 65.2 0.00 0.0
40 Rubber and articles thereof 72.2 0.00 0.0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 1,358.7 0.02 0.0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 0.0 0.00 9.4-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 28.1 0.00 0.0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0.0 0.00 1.3-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 19.5 0.00 10.979.56
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 17,179.0 0.19 86,080.2-80.04
73 Articles of iron or steel 0.0 0.00 22.2-100.00
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 4.5 0.00 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 40.1-100.00
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 3.8 0.00 268.7-98.58
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 5,200.0 0.06 12,403.9-58.08
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce