US trade with Grenada in the 1st quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Aug 03, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Grenada in the 1st quarter of 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Grenada

In the 1st quarter of 2017, US trade with Grenada was $21.6 million, down 4.29% ($1.0 million) from the 1st quarter of 2016.

US exports to Grenada in the 1st quarter of 2017 were $18.9 million, down 7.91% ($1.6 million) from the 1st quarter of 2016.

US imports from Grenada in the 1st quarter of 2017 totaled $2.7 million, up 31.82% ($0.7 million) from the 1st quarter of 2016.

US trade surplus with Grenada in the 1st quarter of 2017 was $16.2 million, a 12.35% decrease ($2.3 million) over the 1st quarter of 2016.

Grenada was the US 163rd largest trading partner in the 1st quarter of 2017 (down from 156th in the 1st quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0023% of US total trade (down from 0.0026% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

Grenada was the US 145th largest export market in the 1st quarter of 2017 (down from 141st in the 1st quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0051% of US total exports (down from 0.0059% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

Grenada was the US 163rd largest supplier in the 1st quarter of 2017 (up from 170th in the 1st quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0005% of US total imports (up from 0.0004% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Grenada

The major share of US exports to Grenada in the 1st quarter of 2017 (and in the 1st quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 28.19% of US total exports to Grenada (22.09% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 22.36% of US total exports to Grenada (24.78% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 12.40% of US total exports to Grenada (9.32% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 10.12% of US total exports to Grenada (8.00% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 4.05% of US total exports to Grenada (4.66% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 3.62% of US total exports to Grenada (0.75% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 2.53% of US total exports to Grenada (1.67% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.10% of US total exports to Grenada (1.00% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Grenada in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $748.9 thousand;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $531.3 thousand;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $332.2 thousand;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $260.9 thousand;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $241.3 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $193.4 thousand;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $178.1 thousand;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $142.7 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $141.5 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 $136.2 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) - an increase of $127.2 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) - an increase of $93.1 thousand;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - an increase of $82.1 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Grenada in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $783.3 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $325.0 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $315.2 thousand;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - a decrease of $295.1 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $242.0 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous articles of base metal (HS code 83) - a decrease of $222.4 thousand;
  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - a decrease of $143.0 thousand;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - a decrease of $76.6 thousand.
US exports to Grenada in the 1st quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in Q1 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in Q1 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q1 2017
over Q1 2016
(%)
01 Live animals 23.9 0.13 50.7-52.87
02 Meat and edible meat offal 1,101.7 5.82 769.543.17
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 134.5 0.71 106.226.66
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 290.9 1.54 148.296.32
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 15.6 0.08 7.1119.87
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 2.6 0.01 14.9-82.30
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 65.3 0.34 82.7-21.09
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 72.8 0.38 57.925.65
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 9.5 0.05 6.839.78
10 Cereals 847.2 4.48 1,630.5-48.04
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 11.6 0.06 15.0-22.47
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 38.7 0.20 17.8117.00
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 0.0 0.00 19.4-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 54.5 0.29 94.0-42.02
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 154.7 0.82 148.83.93
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 41.0 0.22 25.858.98
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 39.0 0.21 35.310.43
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 205.2 1.08 222.0-7.57
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 182.0 0.96 258.6-29.62
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 472.4 2.50 797.4-40.75
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 355.8 1.88 319.411.40
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 100.1 0.53 243.1-58.81
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 12.1 0.06 20.9-42.05
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 9.6 0.05 17.6-45.27
26 Ores, slag and ash 8.7 0.05 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 667.3 3.53 135.9390.88
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 20.5 0.11 13.156.93
29 Organic chemicals 32.3 0.17 33.3-2.93
30 Pharmaceutical products 172.8 0.91 131.531.47
31 Fertilizers 33.5 0.18 0.0
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 462.2 2.44 421.49.69
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 539.9 2.85 279.093.50
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 149.8 0.79 177.3-15.49
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0.0 0.00 28.9-100.00
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 4.1 0.02 9.9-58.10
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 2.7 0.01 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 226.8 1.20 234.9-3.45
39 Plastics and articles thereof 627.4 3.32 485.929.13
40 Rubber and articles thereof 75.3 0.40 100.1-24.78
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 42.4 0.22 22.687.43
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 1,471.9 7.78 1,293.713.77
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 230.6 1.22 220.44.63
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 212.9 1.13 130.862.77
52 Cotton 20.0 0.11 0.0
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0.0 0.00 3.7-100.00
55 Man-made staple fibers 13.6 0.07 0.0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 2.8 0.01 0.0
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 4.3 0.02 13.9-68.98
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 3.8 0.02 11.0-65.44
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 0.0 0.00 13.5-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 3.6 0.02 15.0-76.03
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 45.1 0.24 40.112.26
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 62.3 0.33 59.15.34
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 46.4 0.25 46.40.11
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 3.5-100.00
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 6.7 0.04 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 78.4 0.41 92.7-15.39
69 Ceramic products 37.0 0.20 41.5-10.91
70 Glass and glassware 23.8 0.13 47.1-49.54
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 479.2 2.53 343.039.70
72 Iron and steel 18.1 0.10 0.0
73 Articles of iron or steel 213.3 1.13 455.3-53.16
74 Copper and articles thereof 18.4 0.10 30.3-39.21
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 369.3 1.95 128.0188.58
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 48.3 0.26 22.9110.52
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 98.6 0.52 321.0-69.29
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 2,413.4 12.75 1,664.544.99
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 1,670.4 8.83 1,543.28.24
86 Railway or tramway locomotives, rolling-stock and parts thereof; railway or tramway track fixtures and fittings and parts thereof; mechanical (including electro-mechanical) traffic signalling equipment of all kinds 30.6 0.16 6.7354.89
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 368.9 1.95 684.0-46.08
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 18.1 0.10 20.2-10.17
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 110.6 0.58 92.419.66
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 722.6 3.82 529.236.54
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 48.3 0.26 75.0-35.58
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 6.5 0.03 3.1109.13
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 312.7 1.65 219.642.41
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 59.7 0.32 354.8-83.16
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 96.5 0.51 52.882.77

US Imports from Grenada

The major share of US imports from Grenada in the 1st quarter of 2017 (and in the 1st quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 90.57% of US total imports from Grenada (70.22% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 1.56% of US total imports from Grenada (2.42% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 0.38% of US total imports from Grenada (5.95% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Grenada in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $379.4 thousand;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - an increase of $367.8 thousand;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $253.6 thousand;
  • Cocoa and cocoa preparations (HS code 18) - an increase of $12.9 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Grenada in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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 $77.3 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $30.6 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $8.5 thousand.
US imports from Grenada in the 1st quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in Q1 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in Q1 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q1 2017
over Q1 2016
(%)
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 1,126.0 41.43 758.248.51
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 888.6 32.69 509.174.53
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 434.0 15.97 180.4140.58
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 12.9 0.48 0.0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0.5 0.02 0.0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 0.0 0.00 4.0-100.00
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 42.4 1.56 49.8-14.84
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 6.3 0.23 14.8-57.46
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 77.3-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 4.1 0.15 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 30.6-100.00
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce