US trade (export - import) with Austria in 2014

Published or Updated: Feb 07, 2017

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

US Trade with Austria

In 2014, US trade with Austria totaled $14.7 billion, up 10.35% ($1.4 billion) from 2013.

US exports to Austria in 2014 totaled $3.8 billion, up 9.08% ($0.3 billion) from 2013.

US imports from Austria in 2014 totaled $10.9 billion, up 10.80% ($1.1 billion) from 2013.

US trade deficit with Austria in 2014 was $7.1 billion, a 11.74% increase ($0.7 billion) over 2013.

Austria was the US 42nd largest trading partner in 2014 (up from 43rd in 2013), accounting for 0.36% of US total trade (up from 0.34% in 2013).

Austria was the US 49th largest export market in 2014 (up from 50th in 2013), accounting for 0.23% of US total exports (up from 0.22% in 2013).

Austria was the US 31st largest supplier in 2014 (up from 34th in 2013), accounting for 0.45% of US total imports (up from 0.42% in 2013).

US Exports to Austria

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

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 50.50% of US total exports to Austria (53.42% in 2013);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 32.94% of US total exports to Austria (29.12% in 2013);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 3.58% of US total exports to Austria (3.30% in 2013);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 1.36% of US total exports to Austria (2.71% in 2013);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.17% of US total exports to Austria (0.35% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 0.95% of US total exports to Austria (1.68% in 2013).

The largest gains in US exports to Austria in 2014 over 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $213.4 million;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $84.4 million;
  • Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof (HS code 81) - an increase of $27.5 million;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - an increase of $24.8 million;
  • Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard (HS code 47) - an increase of $24.1 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) - an increase of $12.5 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Austria 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 $39.7 million;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - a decrease of $37.7 million;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - a decrease of $16.4 million;
  • Copper and articles thereof (HS code 74) - a decrease of $13.6 million.
US exports to Austria 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 342.1 0.01 310.410.21
02 Meat and edible meat offal 11.6 0.00 357.4-96.76
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 2.5 0.00 318.4-99.21
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 718.5 0.02 240.6198.66
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 238.8 0.01 320.9-25.61
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 0.0 0.00 10.0-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 167.0 0.00 296.5-43.68
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 1,884.6 0.05 2,113.5-10.83
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 8.8 0.00 0.0
10 Cereals 5,115.5 0.13 10,776.7-52.53
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 23.2 0.00 26.7-13.05
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 11,427.0 0.30 27,788.9-58.88
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 229.4 0.01 498.3-53.96
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 83.8 0.00 102.8-18.47
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 198.9 0.01 164.620.81
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 455.4 0.01 425.27.10
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 66.9 0.00 70.3-4.72
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 95.6 0.00 17.9433.95
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 926.8 0.02 1,173.1-21.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 2,070.6 0.05 2,138.9-3.20
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 9,268.5 0.24 9,706.0-4.51
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 2,717.6 0.07 1,636.266.10
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 116.9 0.00 62.786.42
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 2,699.5 0.07 3,547.0-23.89
26 Ores, slag and ash 134.7 0.00 2,004.3-93.28
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 48,876.8 1.29 88,589.2-44.83
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 18,045.8 0.48 10,493.871.97
29 Organic chemicals 1,123,031.7 29.60 1,160,687.5-3.24
30 Pharmaceutical products 640,340.9 16.88 555,891.215.19
31 Fertilizers 615.5 0.02 635.3-3.12
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 2,879.0 0.08 3,565.4-19.25
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 9,403.9 0.25 5,755.463.39
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 1,815.9 0.05 1,220.048.84
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 2,662.9 0.07 2,897.4-8.09
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 293.0 0.01 213.937.00
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 718.5 0.02 1,102.2-34.81
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 59,152.4 1.56 57,477.52.91
39 Plastics and articles thereof 47,934.3 1.26 49,651.3-3.46
40 Rubber and articles thereof 8,664.6 0.23 8,329.74.02
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 2,388.7 0.06 1,520.857.07
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 1,317.1 0.03 698.788.50
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 166.0 0.00 212.9-22.04
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 3,401.6 0.09 3,847.4-11.59
45 Cork and articles of cork 8.3 0.00 9.3-9.84
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 24,141.4 0.64 86.227,898.43
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 13,562.1 0.36 4,470.1203.39
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 3,096.5 0.08 3,757.8-17.60
50 Silk 27.5 0.00 0.0
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 16.9 0.00 7.9112.90
52 Cotton 513.6 0.01 286.279.47
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 4.0 0.00 44.4-91.08
54 Man-made filaments 735.2 0.02 525.439.93
55 Man-made staple fibers 61.9 0.00 112.9-45.18
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 2,370.9 0.06 2,476.8-4.28
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 892.8 0.02 964.5-7.43
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 584.5 0.02 343.770.07
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 1,094.4 0.03 874.325.17
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 177.0 0.00 337.3-47.52
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 5,092.5 0.13 2,387.1113.34
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 1,526.7 0.04 938.962.60
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 686.4 0.02 544.026.18
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 162.3 0.00 300.9-46.06
65 Headgear and parts thereof 180.1 0.00 98.882.24
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 7.3 0.00 29.9-75.63
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 298.9 0.01 174.171.62
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 25,147.5 0.66 20,857.820.57
69 Ceramic products 11,374.1 0.30 13,987.7-18.68
70 Glass and glassware 4,638.6 0.12 3,749.923.70
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 25,762.7 0.68 31,049.7-17.03
72 Iron and steel 14,200.7 0.37 11,142.927.44
73 Articles of iron or steel 11,300.3 0.30 12,073.9-6.41
74 Copper and articles thereof 21,538.1 0.57 35,182.0-38.78
75 Nickel and articles thereof 10,906.5 0.29 7,659.442.39
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 5,860.8 0.15 3,784.654.86
78 Lead and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 34.3-100.00
79 Zinc and articles thereof 43.6 0.00 15.0190.71
80 Tin and articles thereof 34.3 0.00 43.0-20.11
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 59,982.7 1.58 32,524.384.42
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 7,953.4 0.21 9,186.0-13.42
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 3,927.5 0.10 2,994.931.14
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 316,218.3 8.34 308,934.82.36
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 191,269.3 5.04 178,764.47.00
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 3,882.9 0.10 5,062.7-23.30
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 116,360.6 3.07 111,999.43.89
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 395,866.6 10.44 182,509.4116.90
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 2,226.1 0.06 2,252.3-1.17
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 223,653.7 5.90 223,185.40.21
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 962.3 0.03 935.12.91
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 2,426.3 0.06 1,960.423.76
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 2,358.5 0.06 2,631.4-10.37
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 6,848.4 0.18 10,156.7-32.57
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 11,273.9 0.30 9,380.120.19
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 786.8 0.02 688.214.33
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 70,313.7 1.85 45,539.554.40
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 180,429.6 4.76 173,734.03.85

US Imports from Austria

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 55.99% of US total imports from Austria (53.49% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 16.81% of US total imports from Austria (18.13% in 2013);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 10.87% of US total imports from Austria (10.36% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 5.60% of US total imports from Austria (6.24% in 2013);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.43% of US total imports from Austria (1.44% in 2013).

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

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $718.5 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) - an increase of $81.1 million;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $71.2 million;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $40.4 million;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $39.3 million;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $36.4 million.

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

  • Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 93) - a decrease of $36.7 million.
US imports from Austria 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 152.6 0.00 306.4-50.20
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 7,906.7 0.07 8,236.8-4.01
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.00 24.0-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 2,347.7 0.02 831.4182.37
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 172.4 0.00 192.5-10.43
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 482.2 0.00 246.595.67
10 Cereals 496.0 0.00 637.0-22.14
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 8,656.2 0.08 4,137.3109.22
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 403.4 0.00 358.112.65
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 507.2 0.00 513.4-1.21
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 1,453.9 0.01 528.1175.29
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 9,913.3 0.09 7,336.235.13
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 13,048.9 0.12 11,891.29.74
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 3,858.7 0.04 5,910.9-34.72
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 6,397.4 0.06 3,055.9109.35
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 6,271.6 0.06 7,928.6-20.90
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 541,189.3 4.97 556,021.0-2.67
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 6,081.9 0.06 5,447.511.65
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 2,237.9 0.02 4,001.8-44.08
26 Ores, slag and ash 72.4 0.00 504.8-85.66
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 8,245.4 0.08 8,929.5-7.66
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 80,990.7 0.74 79,726.21.59
29 Organic chemicals 167,650.2 1.54 162,179.53.37
30 Pharmaceutical products 1,214,843.7 11.16 1,178,423.33.09
31 Fertilizers 459.6 0.00 440.14.44
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 5,959.8 0.05 5,933.80.44
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 12,295.0 0.11 9,263.932.72
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 6,497.0 0.06 6,593.5-1.47
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 24,676.7 0.23 29,172.2-15.41
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 1,909.2 0.02 1,408.135.58
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 98.4 0.00 15.0554.67
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 56,891.7 0.52 41,276.237.83
39 Plastics and articles thereof 235,932.3 2.17 248,336.3-4.99
40 Rubber and articles thereof 21,971.1 0.20 18,659.417.75
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 8,913.0 0.08 7,761.314.84
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 2,055.6 0.02 5,103.2-59.72
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 133.6 0.00 167.1-20.02
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 58,328.1 0.54 56,260.93.67
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 69.4 0.00 45.951.29
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 1,202.6 0.01 748.360.70
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 86,072.4 0.79 74,269.015.89
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 10,394.4 0.10 10,345.70.47
50 Silk 7.9 0.00 5.542.80
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 219.7 0.00 188.916.35
52 Cotton 1,810.8 0.02 1,656.19.34
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 1,039.3 0.01 801.429.68
54 Man-made filaments 2,848.3 0.03 1,024.4178.05
55 Man-made staple fibers 45,060.5 0.41 50,904.1-11.48
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 8,491.3 0.08 6,491.330.81
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 118.7 0.00 201.4-41.06
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 2,613.1 0.02 2,321.212.57
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 8,112.9 0.07 5,351.651.60
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 1,010.3 0.01 1,078.9-6.36
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 7,267.7 0.07 7,444.8-2.38
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 2,966.0 0.03 2,875.43.15
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 2,082.4 0.02 1,564.533.10
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 11,854.9 0.11 9,953.519.10
65 Headgear and parts thereof 405.2 0.00 390.43.81
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 571.8 0.01 241.0137.26
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 3,717.4 0.03 3,237.614.82
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 48,986.0 0.45 35,045.739.78
69 Ceramic products 17,923.0 0.16 17,821.80.57
70 Glass and glassware 89,139.9 0.82 111,478.6-20.04
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 36,323.8 0.33 41,081.9-11.58
72 Iron and steel 232,927.8 2.14 193,644.820.29
73 Articles of iron or steel 529,925.8 4.87 458,722.315.52
74 Copper and articles thereof 4,170.7 0.04 4,771.0-12.58
75 Nickel and articles thereof 5,900.2 0.05 6,553.3-9.97
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 166,669.5 1.53 140,321.918.78
78 Lead and articles thereof 3.7 0.00 0.0
79 Zinc and articles thereof 3,895.2 0.04 3,101.425.60
80 Tin and articles thereof 45.7 0.00 74.4-38.57
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 58,052.8 0.53 46,776.924.11
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 73,135.3 0.67 64,650.013.12
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 108,798.8 1.00 100,044.98.75
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 3,025,507.6 27.78 2,306,964.431.15
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 1,236,683.9 11.36 1,155,573.07.02
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 20,243.3 0.19 19,172.15.59
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 1,081,366.0 9.93 1,081,263.70.01
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 242,913.5 2.23 202,502.319.96
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 212.3 0.00 29.1630.03
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 490,573.5 4.51 491,939.7-0.28
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 2,023.5 0.02 2,371.1-14.66
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 12,148.3 0.11 10,726.413.26
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 259,726.1 2.39 296,453.0-12.39
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 60,703.6 0.56 59,258.92.44
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 85,271.8 0.78 74,422.914.58
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 12,052.2 0.11 12,842.3-6.15
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 90,418.7 0.83 72,679.124.41
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 176,294.8 1.62 159,115.810.80
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce