US trade (export - import) with Gibraltar in 2014

Published or Updated: Feb 07, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Gibraltar in 2014: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Gibraltar

In 2014, US trade with Gibraltar was $2,531.1 million, down 29.23% ($1,045.5 million) from 2013.

US exports to Gibraltar in 2014 were $2,530.9 million, down 29.23% ($1,045.5 million) from 2013.

US imports from Gibraltar in 2014 were $0.2 million, down 0.88% ($0.0 million) from 2013.

US trade surplus with Gibraltar in 2014 was $2,530.7 million, a 29.24% decrease ($1,045.5 million) over 2013.

Gibraltar was the US 74th largest trading partner in 2014 (down from 66th in 2013), accounting for 0.06% of US total trade (down from 0.09% in 2013).

Gibraltar was the US 55th largest export market in 2014 (down from 49th in 2013), accounting for 0.16% of US total exports (down from 0.23% in 2013).

Gibraltar was the US 208th largest supplier in 2014 (up from 211th in 2013), accounting for 0.00% of US total imports (just as in 2013).

US Exports to Gibraltar

The major share of US exports to Gibraltar in 2014 (and in 2013) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 71.71% of US total exports to Gibraltar (69.05% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 0.27% of US total exports to Gibraltar (1.44% in 2013).

The largest gains in US exports to Gibraltar in 2014 over 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • No product groups with a substantial increase.

The largest declines in US exports to Gibraltar in 2014 over 2013 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 $654.4 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $338.8 million;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $44.4 million.
US exports to Gibraltar in 2014 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2014
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2013
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2014
over 2013
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 258.9 0.01 0.0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 26.2 0.00 26.7-1.75
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 29.6 0.00 0.0
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 64.7 0.00 24.7162.14
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.00 9.5-100.00
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 79.0 0.00 91.0-13.12
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1,814,927.3 71.71 2,469,362.5-26.50
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 0.0 0.00 5.2-100.00
29 Organic chemicals 81.3 0.00 268.3-69.69
30 Pharmaceutical products 96.9 0.00 98.5-1.57
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 74.0 0.00 0.0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 7.7 0.00 3.5120.14
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 6,537.4 0.26 50,942.3-87.17
39 Plastics and articles thereof 10.2 0.00 63.5-83.90
40 Rubber and articles thereof 29.9 0.00 27.58.48
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 24.1-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 17.0 0.00 0.0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 7.0 0.00 45.6-84.64
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 0.0 0.00 6.3-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 19.2 0.00 28.7-32.94
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 700.7 0.03 1,123.4-37.62
73 Articles of iron or steel 8.6 0.00 3.3161.39
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 27.3 0.00 13.1108.02
80 Tin and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 6.3-100.00
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 33.3 0.00 11.6186.43
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 30.4 0.00 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 826.0 0.03 7,182.1-88.50
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 604.4 0.02 726.6-16.83
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 113.6 0.00 52.7115.34
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 517.9 0.02 23.62,095.32
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0.0 0.00 1,495.0-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 639.1 0.03 840.9-23.99
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 127.5 0.01 74.571.16
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 8.7 0.00 2.5240.50
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 101.4 0.00 55.881.84
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 12.8 0.00 3.8239.04
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 16.1 0.00 48.1-66.51
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 704,860.1 27.85 1,043,694.3-32.46

US Imports from Gibraltar

The major share of US imports from Gibraltar in 2014 (and in 2013) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 15.63% of US total imports from Gibraltar (16.24% in 2013);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 3.02% of US total imports from Gibraltar (0.00% in 2013);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 2.29% of US total imports from Gibraltar (0.29% in 2013);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 0.00% of US total imports from Gibraltar (9.07% in 2013).

The largest gains in US imports from Gibraltar in 2014 over 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - an increase of $0.1 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) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • 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) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • 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 $0.0 million;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • 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;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - an increase of $0.0 million.

The largest declines in US imports from Gibraltar in 2014 over the 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - a decrease of $0.0 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - 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;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $0.0 million.
US imports from Gibraltar in 2014 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2014
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2013
USD thousand)
Change
in 2014
over 2013
(%)
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 0.0 0.00 13.1-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0.0 0.00 8.5-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0.0 0.00 0.7-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 3.1 1.31 0.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 2.0 0.84 0.0
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.3 0.15 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 7.1 3.02 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 2.6 1.12 11.6-77.36
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 7.6 3.25 0.0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 3.1-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 26.5 11.26 23.911.02
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 7.6 3.24 0.0
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 64.6 27.45 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 19.0 8.06 15.026.86
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 94.8 40.31 161.7-41.34
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce