US trade (export - import) with French Southern Territories in 2017

Published or Updated: Apr 12, 2018

The report on US foreign trade in goods with French Southern Territories in 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with French Southern Territories

In 2017, US trade with French Southern Territories was $3.0 million, down 40.21% ($2.0 million) from 2016.

US exports to French Southern Territories in 2017 were $2.8 million, down 42.13% ($2.1 million) from 2016.

US imports from French Southern Territories in 2017 totaled $0.1 million, up 80.58% ($0.1 million) from 2016.

US trade surplus with French Southern Territories in 2017 was $2.7 million, a 44.11% decrease ($2.1 million) over 2016.

French Southern Territories was the US 211th largest trading partner in 2017 (down from 207th in 2016), accounting for 0.0001% of US total trade (just as in 2016).

French Southern Territories was the US 201st largest export market in 2017 (down from 193rd in 2016), accounting for 0.0002% of US total exports (down from 0.0003% in 2016).

French Southern Territories was the US 218th largest supplier in 2017 (up from 219th in 2016), accounting for 0.0000% of US total imports (just as in 2016).

US Exports to French Southern Territories

The major share of US exports to French Southern Territories in 2017 (and in 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 35.40% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (35.45% in 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 23.19% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (11.25% in 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 0.61% of US total exports to French Southern Territories (2.97% in 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to French Southern Territories in 2017 over 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $145.5 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - an increase of $15.7 thousand;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - an increase of $10.2 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to French Southern Territories in 2017 over 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Clocks and watches and parts thereof (HS code 91) - a decrease of $1,185.9 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) - a decrease of $735.3 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 $63.4 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 $49.1 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $46.5 thousand;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $40.0 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $28.1 thousand;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - a decrease of $23.2 thousand;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - a decrease of $19.9 thousand;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $17.3 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $13.2 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $12.3 thousand.
US exports to French Southern Territories in 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2017
over 2016
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 551.6 19.40 406.135.82
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 31.2 1.10 54.4-42.66
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 8.4 0.29 0.0
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 68.0 2.39 52.230.16
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.00 40.0-100.00
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0.0 0.00 3.6-100.00
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 6.5-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0.0 0.00 4.3-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 12.3-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 11.1 0.39 2.8292.87
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 6.1 0.22 0.0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.00 8.0-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 10.2 0.36 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 2.5 0.09 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 1,006.2 35.40 1,741.5-42.22
73 Articles of iron or steel 0.0 0.00 13.2-100.00
74 Copper and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 6.6-100.00
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0.0 0.00 3.7-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.0 0.00 4.8-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0.0 0.00 5.3-100.00
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 0.0 0.00 63.4-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 3.9 0.14 0.0
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 17.3-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 13.5 0.48 60.1-77.48
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 1,102.9 38.80 2,288.8-51.81
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 0.0 0.00 49.1-100.00
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 4.4 0.15 0.0
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 11.7 0.41 8.932.17
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0.0 0.00 19.9-100.00
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 11.1 0.39 39.2-71.76

US Imports from French Southern Territories

The major share of US imports from French Southern Territories in 2017 (and in 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 81.05% of US total imports from French Southern Territories (0.00% in 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.00% of US total imports from French Southern Territories (93.38% in 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from French Southern Territories in 2017 over 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $114.4 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $21.0 thousand;
  • Headgear and parts thereof (HS code 65) - an increase of $0.6 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from French Southern Territories in 2017 over the 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof (HS code 81) - a decrease of $58.3 thousand;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - a decrease of $14.6 thousand.
US imports from French Southern Territories in 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2016
USD thousand)
Change
in 2017
over 2016
(%)
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.6 0.42 0.0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 0.0 0.00 58.3-100.00
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0.0 0.00 14.6-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 114.4 81.05 0.0
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 26.2 18.54 5.2405.57
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce