Dynamics of US trade with Greenland from 2013 to 2018

Published or Updated: Apr 20, 2020

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

Dynamics of US foreign trade with Greenland from 2013 to 2018 (in million US dollars)
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Turnover 29 18 13 10 23 23
Exports 19 13 9 4 10 7
Imports 10 6 4 6 13 16
Balance 9 7 6 -2 -3 -10
Dynamics of the rank and share of Greenland in US foreign trade from 2013 to 2018
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Rank in US trade 184 192 193 198 183 188
Share in US trade, % 0.001 0.001 0.000 0.000 0.001 0.001
Rank in US exports 185 188 187 196 186 198
Share in US exports, % 0.001 0.001 0.001 0.000 0.001 0.000
Rank in US import 168 176 186 178 166 162
Share in US imports, % 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.001 0.001
Dynamics of the structure of US exports to Greenland 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) 0.0 1.0 1.0 0.7 0.1 0.4
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.7 0.4 0.5
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 0.3 0.8 1.7 1.0 0.6 1.0
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.5
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.2 0.8 1.5 2.2 0.3 0.6
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 5.1 2.3 0.7 2.1 1.7 1.8
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 84.8 84.6 84.9 66.2 81.4 76.4
Dynamics of the structure of US imports from Greenland 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) 94.5 98.4 65.1 88.5 70.1 97.4
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.6
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.1
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.3 0.1
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 0.4 0.2 0.5 1.6 0.2 0.3
Dynamics of US exports to Greenland from 2013 to 2018 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates​ 0 0.1 0.1 0 0 0
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0 0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
74 Copper and articles thereof 0 0 0 0.0 0 0.1
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 2.6 0.3 0.1 0.2 1.3 0.5
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 3.3 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.9 0.5
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0.6 0.8 0.9 1.2 1.2 1.3
88 Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof​ 7.4 5.2 2.5 0.2 2.8 0.9
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 2.3 3.8 4.1 0.6 1.9 1.9
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof​ 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.2
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.9 0.3
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 0.1 0.5 0.0 0.1 0 0.2
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0.1
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 1.3 0.6 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.4
Dynamics of US imports from Greenland from 2013 to 2018 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates​ 9.1 5.5 2.5 5.2 9.0 16.1
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0 0 0 0.1 0 0.0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0 0 0 0 0.2 0
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 0.1
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 0 0.1 0.0
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 0.5 0.1 1.3 0.6 3.8 0.2
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce