Dynamics of US trade with Cameroon from 2012 to 2017

Published or Updated: Jul 27, 2018

The dynamics of US trade in goods with Cameroon from 2012 to 2017: turnover, exports, imports, balance, rank, share, products.

Dynamics of US foreign trade with Cameroon from 2012 to 2017 (in million US dollars)
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Turnover 573 717 501 365 351 287
Exports 253 336 301 221 190 160
Imports 320 382 200 144 161 127
Balance -67 -46 102 76 29 33
Dynamics of the rank and share of Cameroon in US foreign trade from 2012 to 2017
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Rank in US trade 115 112 120 122 122 133
Share in US trade, % 0.015 0.018 0.012 0.010 0.010 0.007
Rank in US exports 118 111 122 121 125 127
Share in US exports, % 0.016 0.021 0.019 0.015 0.013 0.010
Rank in US import 100 99 112 117 111 120
Share in US imports, % 0.014 0.016 0.008 0.006 0.007 0.005
Dynamics of the structure of US exports to Cameroon by product types from 2012 to 2017 (percent of total exports)
Рroduct type 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 7.0 11.0 7.0 11.9 15.4 23.7
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 0.2 1.0 1.8 0.9 0.7 0.8
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 14.4 15.1 20.5 14.6 11.2 16.5
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 2.2 1.0 1.9 2.2 1.5 3.2
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.6 0.9 1.1 1.5 1.1 1.0
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 5.1 8.4 11.9 6.5 2.1 10.1
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 68.7 60.3 53.7 58.6 57.5 40.6
Dynamics of the structure of US imports from Cameroon by product types from 2012 to 2017 (percent of total imports)
Рroduct type 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 16.9 7.1 10.6 14.6 16.7 20.5
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 60.1 72.8 53.5 30.3 45.1 26.0
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 10.0 6.8 7.7 8.3 6.0 11.1
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 10.2 9.8 18.3 32.1 17.9 25.0
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.4 0.2 0.5 1.1 0.4 0.8
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.6
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 1.3 0.9 2.7 2.5 4.9 6.1
Dynamics of US exports to Cameroon from 2012 to 2017 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
02 Meat and edible meat offal 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates​ 2.7 7.2 1.2 2.4 0.8 9.1
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 2.7 4.0 0.6 4.1 5.9 3.3
10 Cereals 6.9 12.6 9.2 7.3 10.7 11.6
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 1.2 0.3 1.4 0.6 1.8 1.8
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0.2 1.9 1.4 3.7 3.6 2.7
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0.5 3.1 0.1 2.9 3.3 4.8
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 0.7 1.6 2.0 3.0 0.4 0.0
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1.8 5.3 4.1 1.2 2.1 3.8
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.2
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.1
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0.1 2.0 4.0 1.2 0.1 0.3
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 0.4 1.4 1.4 0.8 1.2 1.1
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 0.6 3.9 5.5 2.6 0.7 1.3
29 Organic chemicals 0.4 0.3 0.8 0.6 0.3 0.4
30 Pharmaceutical products 16.8 13.1 10.2 0.4 0.8 0.2
31 Fertilizers 0.1 10.6 0.1 0.1 0.6 0.2
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 0.4 0.8 1.4 1.9 3.6 7.3
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1.1 0.7 1.1 0.4 0.6 1.0
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 0.2 0.5 5.0 2.7 1.5 0.8
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0.1 0.1 1.4 0.9 0.1 0.1
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.3 0.2 0.1
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 3.3 6.6 9.9 4.4 1.5 1.2
39 Plastics and articles thereof 11.6 10.6 24.2 16.5 10.5 12.4
40 Rubber and articles thereof 1.2 3.2 1.8 1.6 0.8 1.2
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0.0 0.1 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.1
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal​ 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard​ 5.3 2.8 5.2 4.5 2.5 4.8
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0.3 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.2
55 Man-made staple fibers 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8 0.1 0.0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted​​ 0.1 0.5 0.7 0.3 0.1 0.2
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0.3 0.7 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.1
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.6 1.2 1.1 1.2 1.3 0.8
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.2
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2
69 Ceramic products 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.3
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
72 Iron and steel 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.2
73 Articles of iron or steel 11.3 23.9 26.8 10.4 2.1 14.7
74 Copper and articles thereof 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0
75 Nickel and articles thereof 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.2
78 Lead and articles thereof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0
79 Zinc and articles thereof 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0.6 3.2 6.8 1.6 0.7 0.8
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.1 0.1 0.9 0.8 0.0 0.1
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 123.8 139.2 80.9 61.1 35.2 30.9
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 7.4 21.1 26.0 36.4 41.8 7.6
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 11.3 0.6 0.8 1.4 1.7 1.0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 14.4 19.5 18.5 15.7 20.8 11.5
88 Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof​ 0.4 0.7 12.9 4.7 0.9 11.4
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 1.3 2.9 1.7 0.4 0.1 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 15.2 18.5 20.7 9.9 8.8 2.6
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1
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 1.2 1.7 1.7 2.2 5.3 1.7
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.3 1.1
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 3.0 5.2 3.4 4.8 13.4 2.7
Dynamics of US imports from Cameroon from 2012 to 2017 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.6 0.7
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 17.5 2.3 3.9 1.5 2.4 3.2
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.3
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0.5 0.2 0.1 1.3 0.1 0.4
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 35.4 23.7 15.5 16.7 21.8 19.5
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.7
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 0.5 0.3 0.9 0.7 0.9 0.7
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 192.4 278.0 106.7 43.8 71.5 33.1
29 Organic chemicals 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
30 Pharmaceutical products 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 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 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2
40 Rubber and articles thereof 31.7 25.8 14.8 11.5 8.9 13.5
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.1
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal​ 32.3 37.1 36.3 46.2 28.4 31.7
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard​ 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.4 0.0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1
54 Man-made filaments 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted​​ 0.7 0.1 0.3 0.7 0.1 0.1
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.3
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.3 0.1 0.5 0.5 0.1 0.2
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.2
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0
69 Ceramic products 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0
70 Glass and glassware​ 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 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 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1
73 Articles of iron or steel 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.3
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
78 Lead and articles thereof 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.3
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 1.9 1.2 1.2 0.7 1.3 2.0
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 2.2 1.9 3.5 2.3 5.6 5.0
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 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.2
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0.1 0.3 0.6 0.3 0.8 0.4
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 0.5 0.9 0.6 0.3 0.1 1.0
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0.1 0.9 1.1 0.1 0.2 0.4
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0.2 3.0 1.6 4.8 5.5 2.5
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 2.3 3.8 8.8 10.2 8.0 8.2
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce