Dynamics of US trade with Ecuador from 2013 to 2018

Published or Updated: Nov 16, 2019

The dynamics of US trade in goods with Ecuador from 2013 to 2018: turnover, exports, imports, balance, rank, share, products.

Dynamics of US foreign trade with Ecuador from 2013 to 2018 (in million US dollars)
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Turnover 19,621 19,426 13,763 10,650 11,536 12,893
Exports 7,649 8,129 5,872 4,153 4,778 5,827
Imports 11,972 11,296 7,891 6,497 6,758 7,066
Balance -4,323 -3,167 -2,020 -2,344 -1,980 -1,239
Dynamics of the rank and share of Ecuador in US foreign trade from 2013 to 2018
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Rank in US trade 32 32 37 40 42 42
Share in US trade, % 0.503 0.482 0.361 0.288 0.292 0.301
Rank in US exports 35 35 39 43 43 39
Share in US exports, % 0.485 0.502 0.390 0.286 0.309 0.350
Rank in US import 32 30 34 38 41 40
Share in US imports, % 0.515 0.469 0.342 0.289 0.281 0.270
Dynamics of the structure of US exports to Ecuador by product types from 2013 to 2018 (percent of total exports)
Рroduct type 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 5.0 5.1 6.0 6.9 6.0 6.4
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 45.4 48.9 48.6 46.6 46.3 48.4
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 9.5 9.0 10.3 12.3 11.7 10.4
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 2.7 2.5 3.0 3.8 3.7 4.0
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 1.2 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.2 1.1
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 3.0 2.6 2.3 1.8 2.7 2.3
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 29.7 27.5 25.1 23.9 24.9 24.1
Dynamics of the structure of US imports from Ecuador by product types from 2013 to 2018 (percent of total imports)
Рroduct type 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 17.5 21.4 29.3 33.9 29.5 29.6
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 76.3 66.7 57.6 55.5 60.5 60.6
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.6
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 0.6 0.7 1.0 1.3 1.5 1.5
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 3.5 8.3 8.0 4.0 2.3 2.1
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.4 1.0 0.9
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.6
Dynamics of US exports to Ecuador from 2013 to 2018 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
01 Live animals 1.4 2.1 1.7 0.7 2.0 3.1
02 Meat and edible meat offal 8.8 7.9 6.9 1.9 3.5 4.6
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates​ 2.6 5.7 2.9 4.8 5.5 5.1
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2.8 1.6 1.3 0.7 1.2 1.7
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 9.1 12.3 12.6 13.1 23.6 28.0
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.6 1.0 0.9
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 1.2 1.3 1.6 1.5 4.4 1.6
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 17.3 16.1 8.8 7.4 14.0 12.5
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.5 1.3
10 Cereals 56.3 89.9 78.4 54.3 59.0 60.6
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 1.2 0.4 0.7 0.1 0.2 0.3
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 19.0 32.4 7.6 9.9 14.7 8.1
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 1.5 1.7 1.6 1.2 1.1 1.4
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 1.7 1.0 1.0 1.3 1.3 2.0
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 5.6 4.5 2.8 4.4 4.9 7.5
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 2.0 3.1 1.9 1.9 3.0 3.7
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 5.0 7.2 3.9 4.3 5.4 8.3
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 3.9 4.2 3.4 3.3 6.0 5.5
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 4.5 3.4 2.2 1.6 2.6 2.0
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 30.8 34.4 26.7 22.9 25.5 34.4
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 4.5 4.0 3.7 4.8 7.4 6.4
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 204.4 182.1 179.3 145.6 98.1 172.2
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 5.6 6.8 5.1 4.7 5.3 5.0
26 Ores, slag and ash 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.2
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 3466.5 3967.4 2847.9 1929.9 2209.3 2813.4
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 20.1 18.8 15.9 12.0 12.8 14.8
29 Organic chemicals 62.2 56.4 43.4 43.3 43.2 48.5
30 Pharmaceutical products 31.6 41.4 34.3 31.6 31.8 36.1
31 Fertilizers 48.1 58.5 43.2 12.5 19.9 23.2
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 41.5 40.7 27.3 27.6 31.7 31.2
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 18.3 23.5 20.9 17.8 22.8 23.2
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 31.3 32.8 28.7 23.7 26.0 26.1
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 12.3 14.0 11.8 10.2 10.7 11.5
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 4.0 2.7 1.4 2.4 2.4 3.3
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 13.3 12.7 10.8 12.0 8.5 8.3
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 121.0 109.3 91.7 82.7 86.8 85.1
39 Plastics and articles thereof 276.7 291.3 255.3 216.7 239.6 273.3
40 Rubber and articles thereof 45.0 28.0 21.7 19.0 20.7 18.7
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0.2 0.1 0 0 0.0 0.0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 4.8 3.8 2.5 3.0 2.8 3.6
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0 0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal​ 2.4 1.8 2.1 1.8 1.9 2.1
45 Cork and articles of cork 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 17.7 22.9 17.4 18.7 22.6 27.5
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard​ 173.2 168.2 147.4 131.4 145.3 199.4
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 10.1 9.7 7.4 5.0 5.8 6.0
52 Cotton 44.4 22.8 17.3 20.6 27.5 29.1
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
54 Man-made filaments 1.3 1.5 0.9 0.6 1.1 1.6
55 Man-made staple fibers 5.2 2.7 1.5 0.4 0.5 1.5
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 8.0 4.8 5.5 2.2 4.7 3.0
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 1.9 1.9 1.1 0.6 1.0 0.8
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 1.1 1.0 1.0 0.4 0.4 0.3
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 6.7 9.8 6.8 5.1 6.6 6.3
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.6 0.5 1.3
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted​​ 6.5 8.0 4.3 4.3 5.5 5.4
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 6.1 5.9 8.0 4.5 6.9 7.3
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 4.0 7.4 4.5 1.7 2.4 3.5
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 6.8 9.0 3.8 1.5 1.4 1.4
65 Headgear and parts thereof 1.1 1.4 0.6 0.2 0.3 0.6
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.4 0.6 1.6
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 4.6 6.1 6.2 4.6 3.6 3.6
69 Ceramic products 3.6 2.9 2.0 1.8 2.4 2.1
70 Glass and glassware​ 15.9 9.5 8.0 5.8 7.0 5.2
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 4.7 3.7 2.5 2.5 3.0 4.0
72 Iron and steel 68.0 59.9 26.3 13.9 49.2 52.7
73 Articles of iron or steel 76.2 64.0 46.8 16.8 19.4 22.8
74 Copper and articles thereof 5.5 5.7 4.1 2.0 2.8 3.0
75 Nickel and articles thereof 1.5 1.1 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.6
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 7.8 14.2 12.6 6.0 6.6 5.3
78 Lead and articles thereof 8.9 12.4 13.1 15.0 24.6 20.5
79 Zinc and articles thereof 0.6 1.0 0.5 2.1 0.7 0.3
80 Tin and articles thereof 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.7 1.1
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.1
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 45.3 41.2 22.4 14.0 17.6 20.1
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 11.8 14.5 9.0 4.3 4.8 5.3
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 1149.0 1195.4 747.6 459.4 522.1 656.5
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 509.4 504.5 385.4 275.0 372.6 387.7
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 8.7 4.7 9.3 1.0 2.3 1.9
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 255.1 213.3 127.0 104.7 117.2 161.8
88 Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof​ 142.2 72.5 48.7 40.5 45.5 64.5
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 3.1 46.0 1.7 1.2 1.9 2.9
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 206.2 197.5 156.1 110.1 127.2 131.7
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof​ 5.6 5.9 4.2 2.9 4.3 4.7
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 2.9 3.4 3.3 0.9 1.9 1.4
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 2.4 0.6 0.6 0.2 0.3 1.1
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 27.0 23.2 15.4 9.8 9.8 13.0
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 8.3 7.9 5.4 5.8 8.8 7.1
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 7.7 8.3 7.6 4.9 7.6 6.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.5 0.6 1.0
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 180.4 204.4 162.0 110.3 118.5 143.1
Dynamics of US imports from Ecuador from 2013 to 2018 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
01 Live animals 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.4
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates​ 824.6 1047.5 796.4 710.1 690.3 668.4
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 7.2 8.0 4.0 2.3 2.8 3.4
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 220.0 224.2 262.9 306.4 314.9 331.8
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 53.9 52.4 63.6 77.6 70.4 79.4
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 537.4 524.6 569.2 612.5 460.6 523.5
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 13.7 20.5 20.0 21.3 20.2 10.9
10 Cereals 0.7 2.6 2.1 2.3 2.2 1.8
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 1.0 0.8 0.8 1.0 1.2 1.2
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 6.6 5.4 2.5 2.0 1.4 1.4
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 0.0 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.4 0.1
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.3
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 2.5 5.3 5.7 7.4 19.2 11.2
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 138.5 141.4 137.5 117.2 137.2 173.1
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 5.1 6.8 7.2 17.1 11.6 2.4
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 191.3 265.0 318.2 196.4 147.7 141.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 2.9 3.3 3.7 3.9 4.3 5.1
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 85.1 97.6 98.0 95.9 96.4 120.3
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 2.2 8.9 5.3 2.7 3.0 1.4
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 1.3 1.5 1.4 1.9 2.1 1.9
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0.8 1.1 4.0 9.9 7.5 9.7
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 2.7 4.0 6.6 13.0 1.0 2.1
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1
26 Ores, slag and ash 2.7 0 0 0.1 0.1 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 9131.4 7531.9 4546.8 3604.9 4091.2 4280.2
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 0.0 0.1 0 0 0.0 0
29 Organic chemicals 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.3
30 Pharmaceutical products 0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0 0.0
31 Fertilizers 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 1.2 1.4 1.3 1.0 0.9 0.9
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0.2 2.5 3.9 1.9 1.9 5.1
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 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.7
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 1.1 1.7 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
39 Plastics and articles thereof 17.1 24.4 19.4 17.2 18.8 19.8
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0.1 0.1 0.1 1.1 13.1 12.5
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal​ 66.4 77.5 78.7 86.8 99.0 103.5
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard​ 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.7 1.2
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4
52 Cotton 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.1 0.1
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0 0
54 Man-made filaments 0.1 0.1 0 0.0 0.1 0.0
55 Man-made staple fibers 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted​​ 5.7 5.7 4.6 3.8 3.6 7.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 1.0 0.8 1.1 1.4 1.4 1.6
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.5 0.5 0.8 0.7 1.0 0.9
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.4
65 Headgear and parts thereof 3.1 4.1 5.0 4.3 2.8 3.2
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.9 0.9 1.0
69 Ceramic products 7.3 11.1 4.5 6.9 8.1 8.2
70 Glass and glassware​ 0.3 0.3 0.2 4.3 4.7 1.9
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 413.5 935.2 634.6 262.5 154.6 145.2
72 Iron and steel 0.2 1.3 0.3 0.1 1.2 1.8
73 Articles of iron or steel 0.6 0.6 1.1 1.5 1.2 1.4
74 Copper and articles thereof 2.4 2.5 1.1 0.9 1.2 1.1
75 Nickel and articles thereof 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0 0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 8.1 7.2 6.7 7.1 20.4 32.0
78 Lead and articles thereof 6.4 17.0 24.4 15.6 41.4 27.5
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 2.1 1.5 1.1 0.9 1.0 1.3
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 6.6 6.5 10.5 7.8 5.8 6.1
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 13.8 13.3 10.4 14.3 22.2 30.8
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 0.3 0.0 0.1
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.2
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 1.9 1.0 1.4 0.5 1.3 1.8
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof​ 0 0 0.3 0.4 0 0.0
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 2.6 2.2 3.0 3.0 2.5 3.6
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.4
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0.1 1.0 1.0 0.3 0.2 1.7
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.6 0.3
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 174.8 219.7 216.1 241.4 258.4 270.3
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce