US trade (export - import) with French Southern Territories in 2015

Published or Updated: Apr 14, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with French Southern Territories in 2015: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with French Southern Territories

In 2015, US trade with French Southern Territories was $8.0 million, down 8.38% ($0.7 million) from 2014.

US exports to French Southern Territories in 2015 were $8.0 million, down 2.73% ($0.2 million) from 2014.

US imports from French Southern Territories in 2015 were $0.0 million, down 97.26% ($0.5 million) from 2014.

US trade surplus with French Southern Territories in 2015 was $8.0 million, a 3.70% increase ($0.3 million) over 2014.

French Southern Territories was the US 202nd largest trading partner in 2015 (just as in 2014), accounting for 0.0002% of US total trade (just as in 2014).

French Southern Territories was the US 188th largest export market in 2015 (up from 191st in 2014), accounting for 0.0005% of US total exports (just as in 2014).

French Southern Territories was the US 220th largest supplier in 2015 (down from 204th in 2014), accounting for 0.0000% of US total imports (just as in 2014).

US Exports to French Southern Territories

The major share of US exports to French Southern Territories in 2015 (and in 2014) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 18.38% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (2.17% in 2014);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 18.13% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (40.04% in 2014);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 8.92% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (11.23% in 2014);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 2.81% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (0.00% in 2014);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.20% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (6.63% in 2014).

The largest gains in US exports to French Southern Territories in 2015 over 2014 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Clocks and watches and parts thereof (HS code 91) - an increase of $2,161.0 thousand;
  • 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) - an increase of $1,296.4 thousand;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $235.5 thousand;
  • Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement (HS code 25) - an increase of $225.5 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to French Southern Territories in 2015 over 2014 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $1,237.2 thousand;
  • Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 93) - a decrease of $933.3 thousand;
  • 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 $585.5 thousand;
  • Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof (HS code 81) - a decrease of $337.2 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $191.9 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $188.0 thousand;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - a decrease of $175.5 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $159.2 thousand;
  • 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) - a decrease of $116.3 thousand;
  • Ships, boats and floating structures (HS code 89) - a decrease of $92.1 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous manufactured articles (HS code 96) - a decrease of $62.2 thousand;
  • Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof (HS code 56) - a decrease of $53.0 thousand;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - a decrease of $29.5 thousand.
US exports to French Southern Territories in 2015 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2015
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2014
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2015
over 2014
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 677.8 8.44 853.3-20.57
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 0.0 0.00 29.5-100.00
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 38.0 0.47 43.7-13.17
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 225.5 2.81 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0.0 0.00 9.5-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 5.3 0.07 6.8-22.46
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 62.1 0.77 42.446.55
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 20.2 0.25 0.0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 3.3 0.04 0.0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 53.0-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 2.6 0.03 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 1,475.1 18.38 178.7725.64
72 Iron and steel 2.5 0.03 0.0
73 Articles of iron or steel 11.0 0.14 202.9-94.58
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 2.7 0.03 0.0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 0.0 0.00 337.2-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.0 0.00 6.6-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 108.9 1.36 1,346.1-91.91
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 202.9 2.53 788.5-74.26
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 113.5 1.41 123.5-8.12
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 900.5 11.22 665.135.40
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0.0 0.00 92.1-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 129.5 1.61 288.7-55.14
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 3,946.7 49.17 1,785.6121.02
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 933.3-100.00
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 41.2 0.51 157.4-73.84
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 21.9 0.27 84.1-74.00
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 35.7 0.44 223.6-84.05

US Imports from French Southern Territories

The major share of US imports from French Southern Territories in 2015 (and in 2014) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 0.00% of US total imports from French Southern Territories (25.98% in 2014).
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 0.00% of US total imports from French Southern Territories (66.72% in 2014).
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 0.00% of US total imports from French Southern Territories (7.17% in 2014).

The largest gains in US imports from French Southern Territories in 2015 over 2014 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $8.9 thousand;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - an increase of $4.8 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from French Southern Territories in 2015 over the 2014 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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 $350.2 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $106.4 thousand;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - a decrease of $37.7 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $29.9 thousand.
US imports from French Southern Territories in 2015 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2015
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2014
USD thousand)
Change
in 2015
over 2014
(%)
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 0.0 0.00 37.7-100.00
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 0.0 0.00 350.2-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0.0 0.00 106.4-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 29.9-100.00
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 4.8 33.40 0.0
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 9.6 66.60 0.61,373.19
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce