US trade (export - import) with Gibraltar in 2013

Published or Updated: Feb 01, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Gibraltar in 2013: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Gibraltar

In 2013, US trade with Gibraltar was $3,576.6 million, down 30.00% ($1,533.1 million) from 2012.

US exports to Gibraltar in 2013 were $3,576.4 million, down 30.00% ($1,532.7 million) from 2012.

US imports from Gibraltar in 2013 were $0.2 million, down 65.15% ($0.4 million) from 2012.

US trade surplus with Gibraltar in 2013 was $3,576.1 million, a 29.99% decrease ($1,532.2 million) over 2012.

Gibraltar was the US 66th largest trading partner in 2013 (down from 61st in 2012), accounting for 0.09% of US total trade (down from 0.13% in 2012).

Gibraltar was the US 49th largest export market in 2013 (down from 44th in 2012), accounting for 0.23% of US total exports (down from 0.33% in 2012).

Gibraltar was the US 211th largest supplier in 2013 (down from 199th in 2012), accounting for 0.00% of US total imports (just as in 2012).

US Exports to Gibraltar

The major share of US exports to Gibraltar in 2013 (and in 2012) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 69.05% of US total exports to Gibraltar (71.86% in 2012);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 1.44% of US total exports to Gibraltar (0.00% in 2012).

The largest gains in US exports to Gibraltar in 2013 over 2012 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $50.9 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Gibraltar in 2013 over 2012 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $1,202.0 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $389.0 million.
US exports to Gibraltar in 2013 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2013
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2012
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2013
over 2012
(%)
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 26.7 0.00 8.2225.16
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 24.7 0.00 0.0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 9.5 0.00 0.0
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 91.0 0.00 133.6-31.93
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 2,469,362.5 69.05 3,671,333.7-32.74
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 5.2 0.00 0.0
29 Organic chemicals 268.3 0.01 37.4617.14
30 Pharmaceutical products 98.5 0.00 49.2100.21
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 3.5 0.00 29.1-87.99
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0.0 0.00 12.0-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 50,942.3 1.42 0.0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 63.5 0.00 90.1-29.51
40 Rubber and articles thereof 27.5 0.00 0.0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 24.1 0.00 0.0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 0.0 0.00 15.4-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 0.0 0.00 38.1-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 3.0-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0.0 0.00 8.6-100.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.00 15.6-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 45.6 0.00 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 6.3 0.00 0.0
70 Glass and glassware 28.7 0.00 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 1,123.4 0.03 512.2119.31
73 Articles of iron or steel 3.3 0.00 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 13.1 0.00 7.477.55
80 Tin and articles thereof 6.3 0.00 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 11.6 0.00 15.8-26.25
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.0 0.00 6.5-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 7,182.1 0.20 2,322.3209.27
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 726.6 0.02 587.423.70
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 52.7 0.00 117.9-55.26
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 23.6 0.00 7.2225.65
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 1,495.0 0.04 61.72,323.84
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 840.9 0.02 762.110.34
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 74.5 0.00 10.6601.88
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 0.0 0.00 8.6-100.00
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 2.5 0.00 0.0
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 55.8 0.00 203.3-72.56
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 3.8 0.00 9.2-58.72
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 48.1 0.00 0.0
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 1,043,694.3 29.18 1,432,652.4-27.15

US Imports from Gibraltar

The major share of US imports from Gibraltar in 2013 (and in 2012) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 16.24% of US total imports from Gibraltar (23.87% in 2012);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 9.07% of US total imports from Gibraltar (1.39% in 2012);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 0.00% of US total imports from Gibraltar (42.26% in 2012).

The largest gains in US imports from Gibraltar in 2013 over 2012 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $0.0 million.

The largest declines in US imports from Gibraltar in 2013 over the 2012 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $0.3 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 $0.1 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $0.0 million;
  • Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) (HS code 42) - a decrease of $0.0 million;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - a decrease of $0.0 million;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $0.0 million.
US imports from Gibraltar in 2013 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2013
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2012
USD thousand)
Change
in 2013
over 2012
(%)
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 0.0 0.00 287.8-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0.0 0.00 5.7-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 13.1 5.51 0.0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 8.5 3.56 9.5-10.49
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0.7 0.29 0.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.00 2.4-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 11.6 4.89 7.163.30
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 0.00 115.5-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 3.1 1.30 40.0-92.32
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 23.9 10.05 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 15.0 6.30 0.0
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 161.7 68.10 213.1-24.15
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce