US trade (export - import) with Cambodia in 2013

Published or Updated: Feb 01, 2017

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

US Trade with Cambodia

In 2013, US trade with Cambodia totaled $3,111.8 million, up 2.83% ($85.7 million) from 2012.

US exports to Cambodia in 2013 totaled $241.2 million, up 6.55% ($14.8 million) from 2012.

US imports from Cambodia in 2013 totaled $2,870.6 million, up 2.53% ($70.9 million) from 2012.

US trade deficit with Cambodia in 2013 was $2,629.3 million, a 2.18% increase ($56.1 million) over 2012.

Cambodia was the US 70th largest trading partner in 2013 (up from 71st in 2012), accounting for 0.0797% of US total trade (up from 0.0780% in 2012).

Cambodia was the US 126th largest export market in 2013 (just as in 2012), accounting for 0.0153% of US total exports (up from 0.0147% in 2012).

Cambodia was the US 60th largest supplier in 2013 (just as in 2012), accounting for 0.1234% of US total imports (up from 0.1199% in 2012).

US Exports to Cambodia

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 79.23% of US total exports to Cambodia (81.36% in 2012);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 10.81% of US total exports to Cambodia (8.60% in 2012);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 3.25% of US total exports to Cambodia (2.84% in 2012);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 2.19% of US total exports to Cambodia (1.77% in 2012);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.92% of US total exports to Cambodia (1.43% in 2012).

The largest gains in US exports to Cambodia 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 $6.2 million;
  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - an increase of $4.3 million;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - an increase of $1.5 million;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $1.5 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 $1.3 million;
  • Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof (HS code 56) - an increase of $1.2 million;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $0.9 million;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $0.8 million;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - an increase of $0.8 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Cambodia 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 $1.8 million;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - a decrease of $1.4 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 $1.1 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $0.7 million.
US exports to Cambodia 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
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 1,980.1 0.82 1,529.229.49
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 52.6 0.02 36.743.33
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 106.7 0.04 99.86.97
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 154.9 0.06 172.1-10.02
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 3,071.3 1.27 2,129.744.22
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 135.7 0.06 8.51,494.90
10 Cereals 1,598.7 0.66 2,095.1-23.69
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 10.6 0.00 53.1-80.10
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 2,490.8 1.03 2,948.4-15.52
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 355.5 0.15 231.153.82
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 488.9 0.20 210.6132.14
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 440.1 0.18 240.682.93
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 56.4 0.02 53.55.30
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 135.1 0.06 93.644.43
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 1,386.5 0.57 1,902.0-27.11
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 666.7 0.28 769.3-13.33
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 2,435.7 1.01 943.1158.27
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 939.6 0.39 847.310.90
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 9,456.9 3.92 5,116.784.83
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 107.9 0.04 0.0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 44.0 0.02 61.1-27.95
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 462.2 0.19 395.017.03
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 56.6 0.02 61.8-8.46
29 Organic chemicals 117.7 0.05 129.3-8.97
30 Pharmaceutical products 534.8 0.22 524.61.93
31 Fertilizers 84.7 0.04 43.594.74
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 45.5 0.02 91.7-50.37
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 939.6 0.39 582.261.38
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 1,549.5 0.64 1,186.430.61
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 6.1 0.00 47.0-87.01
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 3.8 0.00 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 1,135.0 0.47 427.6165.47
39 Plastics and articles thereof 333.3 0.14 296.812.29
40 Rubber and articles thereof 487.7 0.20 626.9-22.21
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 20.4 0.01 215.9-90.55
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 6.5 0.00 140.4-95.37
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0.0 0.00 138.1-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 28.6 0.01 62.4-54.07
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 4,327.6 1.79 2,837.252.53
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 277.3 0.11 348.8-20.49
52 Cotton 0.0 0.00 4.8-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 19.9 0.01 26.0-23.48
55 Man-made staple fibers 596.7 0.25 1,243.0-51.99
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 1,576.7 0.65 418.9276.41
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 32.8 0.01 79.5-58.78
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 23.8 0.01 50.0-52.34
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 135.6 0.06 110.223.00
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 111.1 0.05 40.1177.35
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 792.2 0.33 11.26,948.32
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 86.2 0.04 270.0-68.08
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 4,407.8 1.83 4,183.15.37
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 64.5 0.03 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 115.3 0.05 209.5-44.95
69 Ceramic products 10.5 0.00 25.5-58.70
70 Glass and glassware 5.7 0.00 34.8-83.49
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 182.0 0.08 1,325.1-86.26
72 Iron and steel 13.7 0.01 25.0-45.20
73 Articles of iron or steel 34.9 0.01 284.1-87.71
74 Copper and articles thereof 39.2 0.02 6.2534.75
75 Nickel and articles thereof 43.8 0.02 21.7101.74
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 598.0 0.25 63.2845.51
78 Lead and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 46.1-100.00
79 Zinc and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 4.1-100.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 200.0 0.08 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 163.2 0.07 77.2111.47
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 88.8 0.04 80.99.67
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 24,340.6 10.09 18,107.334.42
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 4,814.4 2.00 3,503.237.43
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 17.1 0.01 51.5-66.70
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 158,631.8 65.76 160,438.9-1.13
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 942.3 0.39 144.3553.10
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 93.2 0.04 64.744.01
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 2,290.5 0.95 1,886.821.40
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 3.8 0.00 5.0-24.92
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 4.6 0.00 33.9-86.48
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 7.8 0.00 6.126.88
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 957.5 0.40 346.9176.03
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 418.1 0.17 1,790.3-76.64
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 64.3 0.03 194.2-66.90
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 7.8 0.00 4.765.96
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 2,758.0 1.14 3,489.6-20.96

US Imports from Cambodia

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

  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 96.07% of US total imports from Cambodia (97.29% in 2012).

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

  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - an increase of $65.7 million;
  • 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 (HS code 94) - an increase of $17.0 million;
  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - an increase of $16.1 million.

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

  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - a decrease of $55.6 million.
US imports from Cambodia 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
(%)
01 Live animals 3,412.9 0.12 3,326.42.60
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 10.0 0.00 149.0-93.30
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 5.8 0.00 0.0
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 288.6 0.01 108.8165.14
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 22.9 0.00 25.1-8.64
10 Cereals 1,532.0 0.05 1,574.8-2.71
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 11,432.3 0.40 3,326.5243.67
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 0.0 0.00 798.8-100.00
29 Organic chemicals 2.3 0.00 0.0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 4.6 0.00 0.0
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 3.3 0.00 0.0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 22,523.8 0.78 20,367.410.59
40 Rubber and articles thereof 53.1 0.00 786.7-93.25
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 7,855.4 0.27 3,805.9106.40
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 4,169.6 0.15 1,220.3241.68
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 439.9 0.02 202.9116.76
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 232.3 0.01 185.025.54
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 187.0 0.01 13.91,250.05
50 Silk 0.3 0.00 0.5-34.33
52 Cotton 0.0 0.00 10.1-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 5.1 0.00 27.0-81.01
55 Man-made staple fibers 0.0 0.00 39.7-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 6.9-100.00
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 85.3 0.00 42.4101.31
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 1,688.3 0.06 1,896.2-10.97
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 162.5 0.01 1,067.7-84.78
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 18.0 0.00 14.524.19
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 1,926,464.7 67.11 1,860,726.23.53
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 713,835.1 24.87 769,389.3-7.22
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 34,846.8 1.21 34,916.7-0.20
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 61,797.4 2.15 45,702.435.22
65 Headgear and parts thereof 17,788.1 0.62 9,491.987.40
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 724.6 0.03 0.0
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 418.7 0.01 555.9-24.68
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 45.5 0.00 47.6-4.54
69 Ceramic products 7.4 0.00 5.436.50
70 Glass and glassware 0.0 0.00 8.1-100.00
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 909.9 0.03 778.716.84
73 Articles of iron or steel 4,133.9 0.14 932.9343.10
74 Copper and articles thereof 3.2 0.00 7.4-56.47
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 0.0 0.00 2.4-100.00
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0.0 0.00 9.1-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 27.4 0.00 109.7-75.03
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 175.7 0.01 72.1143.78
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 2,216.5 0.08 221.2901.84
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 20,298.1 0.71 22,884.9-11.30
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 225.0 0.01 323.0-30.32
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 10.8 0.00 4.2154.70
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 21,053.3 0.73 4,057.6418.86
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 7,290.8 0.25 6,515.711.90
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 184.5 0.01 62.8193.71
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 936.4 0.03 1,296.6-27.78
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 3,045.9 0.11 2,565.818.71
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce