US trade (export - import) with Cambodia in 2014

Published or Updated: Feb 07, 2017

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

US Trade with Cambodia

In 2014, US trade with Cambodia totaled $3,279.3 million, up 5.38% ($167.5 million) from 2013.

US exports to Cambodia in 2014 totaled $327.9 million, up 35.94% ($86.7 million) from 2013.

US imports from Cambodia in 2014 totaled $2,951.4 million, up 2.82% ($80.8 million) from 2013.

US trade deficit with Cambodia in 2014 was $2,623.5 million, a 0.22% decrease ($5.9 million) over 2013.

Cambodia was the US 67th largest trading partner in 2014 (up from 70th in 2013), accounting for 0.0814% of US total trade (up from 0.0797% in 2013).

Cambodia was the US 118th largest export market in 2014 (up from 126th in 2013), accounting for 0.0202% of US total exports (up from 0.0153% in 2013).

Cambodia was the US 60th largest supplier in 2014 (just as in 2013), accounting for 0.1224% of US total imports (down from 0.1234% in 2013).

US Exports to Cambodia

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 80.38% of US total exports to Cambodia (79.23% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 8.32% of US total exports to Cambodia (10.81% in 2013);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 2.45% of US total exports to Cambodia (0.49% in 2013);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 2.07% of US total exports to Cambodia (3.25% in 2013);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.80% of US total exports to Cambodia (1.92% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 1.63% of US total exports to Cambodia (2.19% in 2013).

The largest gains in US exports to Cambodia 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) - an increase of $71.7 million;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $6.7 million;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - an increase of $3.8 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $2.4 million;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $2.3 million;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - an increase of $1.5 million;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $1.1 million;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $1.0 million.

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

  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - a decrease of $2.4 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 $2.1 million;
  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - a decrease of $1.6 million.
US exports to Cambodia 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
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 2,993.8 0.91 1,980.151.19
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 79.9 0.02 52.651.78
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 294.5 0.09 106.7175.94
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 39.0 0.01 0.0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 199.7 0.06 154.928.97
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 3,225.2 0.98 3,071.35.01
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 34.1 0.01 135.7-74.88
10 Cereals 3,904.6 1.19 1,598.7144.24
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 17.8 0.01 10.668.40
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 48.9 0.01 2,490.8-98.04
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 474.6 0.14 355.533.48
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 424.0 0.13 488.9-13.28
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 89.4 0.03 440.1-79.69
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 111.2 0.03 56.497.26
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 173.2 0.05 135.128.16
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 1,849.4 0.56 1,386.533.39
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 989.5 0.30 666.748.41
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 2,644.1 0.81 2,435.78.55
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 1,513.5 0.46 939.661.07
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 7,823.7 2.39 9,456.9-17.27
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 354.8 0.11 107.9228.81
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 40.2 0.01 44.0-8.82
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 809.5 0.25 462.275.14
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 8.3 0.00 56.6-85.39
29 Organic chemicals 346.6 0.11 117.7194.41
30 Pharmaceutical products 743.9 0.23 534.839.10
31 Fertilizers 26.1 0.01 84.7-69.20
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 118.0 0.04 45.5159.37
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1,164.7 0.36 939.623.96
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 1,444.9 0.44 1,549.5-6.75
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 37.5 0.01 6.1514.09
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 0.0 0.00 3.8-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 708.6 0.22 1,135.0-37.57
39 Plastics and articles thereof 611.6 0.19 333.383.49
40 Rubber and articles thereof 132.0 0.04 487.7-72.93
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 36.1 0.01 20.476.89
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 28.5 0.01 6.5338.43
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 22.7 0.01 0.0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 209.9 0.06 28.6632.74
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 5,434.5 1.66 4,327.625.58
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 253.6 0.08 277.3-8.55
54 Man-made filaments 69.2 0.02 19.9247.52
55 Man-made staple fibers 2.8 0.00 596.7-99.52
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 1,395.9 0.43 1,576.7-11.47
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 21.2 0.01 32.8-35.40
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 18.5 0.01 23.8-22.26
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 480.3 0.15 135.6254.29
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 207.4 0.06 111.186.62
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 12.0 0.00 792.2-98.49
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 14.4 0.00 86.2-83.31
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 4,511.0 1.38 4,407.82.34
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 9.6 0.00 64.5-85.06
65 Headgear and parts thereof 3.1 0.00 0.0
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 32.8 0.01 0.0
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 13.9 0.00 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 36.8 0.01 115.3-68.10
69 Ceramic products 3.1 0.00 10.5-70.80
70 Glass and glassware 535.6 0.16 5.79,237.29
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 73.6 0.02 182.0-59.57
72 Iron and steel 0.0 0.00 13.7-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 457.7 0.14 34.91,211.52
74 Copper and articles thereof 33.9 0.01 39.2-13.57
75 Nickel and articles thereof 10.2 0.00 43.8-76.69
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 7,343.3 2.24 598.01,128.06
80 Tin and articles thereof 20.2 0.01 0.0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 2.8 0.00 200.0-98.58
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 139.0 0.04 163.2-14.79
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 39.7 0.01 88.8-55.26
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 26,723.1 8.15 24,340.69.79
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 2,732.7 0.83 4,814.4-43.24
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 432.7 0.13 17.12,425.40
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 230,363.5 70.25 158,631.845.22
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 64.2 0.02 942.3-93.19
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 82.8 0.03 93.2-11.13
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 3,185.1 0.97 2,290.539.06
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 21.8 0.01 3.8480.00
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 13.1 0.00 4.6186.83
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 2.9 0.00 7.8-62.44
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 678.0 0.21 957.5-29.19
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 1,932.7 0.59 418.1362.23
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 76.2 0.02 64.318.56
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 3,825.7 1.17 7.848,946.91
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 2,848.6 0.87 2,758.03.28

US Imports from Cambodia

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

  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 93.30% of US total imports from Cambodia (96.07% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 1.18% of US total imports from Cambodia (0.79% in 2013).

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

  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - an increase of $72.3 million;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - an increase of $23.5 million;
  • Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) (HS code 42) - an increase of $18.8 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 $18.7 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $12.1 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $9.7 million.

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

  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - a decrease of $97.2 million.
US imports from Cambodia 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 5,482.3 0.19 3,412.960.64
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.00 10.0-100.00
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 45.0 0.00 5.8679.24
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 43.0 0.00 288.6-85.08
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 9.3 0.00 22.9-59.25
10 Cereals 2,361.7 0.08 1,532.054.15
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 2.3 0.00 0.0
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 3.4 0.00 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 91.5 0.00 0.0
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 15,615.5 0.53 11,432.336.59
29 Organic chemicals 0.0 0.00 2.3-100.00
30 Pharmaceutical products 225.2 0.01 0.0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0.0 0.00 4.6-100.00
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 0.0 0.00 3.3-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 34,646.1 1.17 22,523.853.82
40 Rubber and articles thereof 62.2 0.00 53.117.16
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 26,689.4 0.90 7,855.4239.76
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 3.5 0.00 0.0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 7,235.2 0.25 4,169.673.52
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 747.2 0.03 439.969.86
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 37.8 0.00 232.3-83.74
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 92.1 0.00 187.0-50.73
50 Silk 0.0 0.00 0.3-100.00
52 Cotton 20.2 0.00 0.0
54 Man-made filaments 2.8 0.00 5.1-45.90
55 Man-made staple fibers 24.2 0.00 0.0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 2.4 0.00 0.0
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 40.7 0.00 85.3-52.29
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 1,945.7 0.07 1,688.315.25
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 1,265.0 0.04 162.5678.67
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 34.2 0.00 18.089.79
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 1,949,935.4 66.07 1,926,464.71.22
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 616,607.9 20.89 713,835.1-13.62
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 31,785.1 1.08 34,846.8-8.79
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 134,093.8 4.54 61,797.4116.99
65 Headgear and parts thereof 15,378.1 0.52 17,788.1-13.55
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 1,209.5 0.04 724.666.91
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 1,365.9 0.05 418.7226.22
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 17.2 0.00 45.5-62.10
69 Ceramic products 39.0 0.00 7.4423.89
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 604.0 0.02 909.9-33.62
73 Articles of iron or steel 10,236.3 0.35 4,133.9147.62
74 Copper and articles thereof 4.3 0.00 3.233.53
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 3.5 0.00 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 5.5 0.00 0.0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 78.9 0.00 27.4188.05
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 466.5 0.02 175.7165.46
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 2,780.2 0.09 2,216.525.43
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 21,342.4 0.72 20,298.15.14
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 24.5 0.00 225.0-89.13
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 10.8-100.00
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 39,795.0 1.35 21,053.389.02
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 15,083.2 0.51 7,290.8106.88
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 306.5 0.01 184.566.07
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 743.9 0.03 936.4-20.55
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 12,767.6 0.43 3,045.9319.17
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce