US trade (export - import) with Azerbaijan in 2014

Published or Updated: Feb 07, 2017

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

US Trade with Azerbaijan

In 2014, US trade with Azerbaijan totaled $1,985.7 million, up 28.32% ($438.2 million) from 2013.

US exports to Azerbaijan in 2014 totaled $950.3 million, up 149.42% ($569.3 million) from 2013.

US imports from Azerbaijan in 2014 were $1,035.4 million, down 11.23% ($131.0 million) from 2013.

US trade deficit with Azerbaijan in 2014 was $85.2 million, a 89.16% decrease ($700.3 million) over 2013.

Azerbaijan was the US 85th largest trading partner in 2014 (up from 89th in 2013), accounting for 0.05% of US total trade (up from 0.04% in 2013).

Azerbaijan was the US 86th largest export market in 2014 (up from 107th in 2013), accounting for 0.06% of US total exports (up from 0.02% in 2013).

Azerbaijan was the US 77th largest supplier in 2014 (down from 75th in 2013), accounting for 0.04% of US total imports (down from 0.05% in 2013).

US Exports to Azerbaijan

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 89.95% of US total exports to Azerbaijan (79.04% in 2013);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 2.97% of US total exports to Azerbaijan (5.54% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 2.55% of US total exports to Azerbaijan (5.83% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 2.41% of US total exports to Azerbaijan (6.79% in 2013).

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

  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $537.1 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $37.1 million;
  • Nickel and articles thereof (HS code 75) - an increase of $5.1 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $3.8 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Azerbaijan in 2014 over 2013 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 $20.8 million;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - a decrease of $3.1 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) - a decrease of $3.0 million.
US exports to Azerbaijan 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 212.3 0.02 0.0
02 Meat and edible meat offal 20,837.4 2.19 23,891.4-12.78
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 76.7 0.01 67.214.22
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 19.8 0.00 0.0
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 19.0 0.00 0.0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 9.8 0.00 64.1-84.64
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0.0 0.00 220.6-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0.0 0.00 39.6-100.00
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 140.7 0.01 169.5-16.96
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 45.4 0.00 16.2180.29
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 36.3 0.00 9.1298.47
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0.0 0.00 124.7-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1,119.9 0.12 678.665.04
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 3.6 0.00 13.9-73.88
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 47.4 0.00 47.5-0.25
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 310.1 0.03 532.6-41.78
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 92.8 0.01 73.127.06
26 Ores, slag and ash 13.1 0.00 2.9360.88
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 2,086.7 0.22 877.7137.74
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 617.0 0.06 616.50.07
29 Organic chemicals 737.5 0.08 574.628.37
30 Pharmaceutical products 954.7 0.10 811.017.72
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 251.4 0.03 172.445.88
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1,353.9 0.14 940.843.91
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 174.7 0.02 935.8-81.33
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 38.4 0.00 43.6-11.87
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 1,127.4 0.12 1,602.8-29.67
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 0.0 0.00 5.9-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 13,420.0 1.41 11,413.817.58
39 Plastics and articles thereof 3,536.6 0.37 2,962.419.38
40 Rubber and articles thereof 2,004.1 0.21 2,113.4-5.17
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 13.2 0.00 14.0-5.73
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 112.9 0.01 130.0-13.14
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 123.7 0.01 114.48.12
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 10.8 0.00 81.5-86.70
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 6.6 0.00 0.0
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 55.4 0.01 137.9-59.82
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 354.1 0.04 329.97.33
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 498.6 0.05 485.82.62
52 Cotton 0.0 0.00 5.3-100.00
55 Man-made staple fibers 5.3 0.00 14.3-63.13
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 1,711.0 0.18 26.26,440.41
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 184.6 0.02 64.0188.55
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 5.6 0.00 0.0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 44.4 0.00 116.1-61.78
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 17.4 0.00 0.0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 205.0 0.02 144.142.22
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 1,897.2 0.20 526.6260.28
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 291.2 0.03 30.9841.48
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 170.6 0.02 99.471.64
65 Headgear and parts thereof 124.7 0.01 47.3164.01
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 8.4 0.00 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 60.9 0.01 35.770.86
69 Ceramic products 53.8 0.01 96.8-44.40
70 Glass and glassware 84.6 0.01 69.821.23
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 1,093.5 0.12 1,432.4-23.66
72 Iron and steel 136.1 0.01 72.986.66
73 Articles of iron or steel 14,887.4 1.57 13,066.613.93
74 Copper and articles thereof 98.3 0.01 47.9105.02
75 Nickel and articles thereof 5,753.1 0.61 641.6796.73
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 122.3 0.01 1,492.4-91.81
78 Lead and articles thereof 7.9 0.00 13.9-43.35
79 Zinc and articles thereof 7.6 0.00 0.0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 80.4 0.01 33.0143.94
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 6,620.1 0.70 5,236.526.42
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 513.8 0.05 512.20.31
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 166,036.1 17.47 128,957.728.75
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 20,233.3 2.13 23,208.9-12.82
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 96.6 0.01 68.341.34
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 33,442.3 3.52 54,285.4-38.40
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 594,632.3 62.58 57,540.4933.42
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 1,265.4 0.13 138.1816.47
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 39,050.1 4.11 36,923.75.76
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 129.8 0.01 89.644.93
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 194.2 0.02 0.0
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 17.9 0.00 598.8-97.01
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 3,958.0 0.42 2,444.661.91
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 1,819.9 0.19 1,181.454.04
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 73.2 0.01 73.7-0.77
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 109.0 0.01 590.7-81.54
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 4,559.3 0.48 752.3506.03

US Imports from Azerbaijan

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

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 99.55% of US total imports from Azerbaijan (99.58% in 2013).

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

  • No product groups with a substantial increase.

The largest declines in US imports from Azerbaijan in 2014 over the 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 $130.8 million.
US imports from Azerbaijan 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 0.0 0.00 33.9-100.00
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 4.9 0.00 0.0
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.00 13.0-100.00
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 96.6 0.01 479.1-79.84
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 5.3 0.00 0.0
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 5.1 0.00 0.0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 0.0 0.00 9.2-100.00
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 660.7 0.06 502.831.40
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 48.4 0.00 15.6209.74
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1,030,735.1 99.55 1,161,542.1-11.26
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0.0 0.00 232.7-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 40.7 0.00 1.52,563.11
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0.0 0.00 8.9-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 2.8 0.00 22.6-87.69
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 0.7 0.00 22.8-97.12
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 3.8 0.00 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 65.6 0.01 3.91,592.49
73 Articles of iron or steel 3.8 0.00 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 374.0 0.04 94.8294.56
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 26.6 0.00 79.3-66.45
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 0.4 0.00 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 213.8 0.02 290.5-26.41
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 3,129.6 0.30 3,108.50.68
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce