US trade with Grenada in the 3rd quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Mar 27, 2018

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Grenada in the 3rd quarter of 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Grenada

In the 3rd quarter of 2017, US trade with Grenada totaled $27.5 million, up 29.21% ($6.2 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US exports to Grenada in the 3rd quarter of 2017 totaled $24.3 million, up 37.38% ($6.6 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US imports from Grenada in the 3rd quarter of 2017 were $3.2 million, down 10.84% ($0.4 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US trade surplus with Grenada in the 3rd quarter of 2017 was $21.1 million, a 49.73% increase ($7.0 million) over the 3rd quarter of 2016.

Grenada was the US 158th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 160th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0028% of US total trade (up from 0.0026% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Grenada was the US 140th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 143rd in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0064% of US total exports (up from 0.0051% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Grenada was the US 160th largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (down from 158th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0005% of US total imports (down from 0.0008% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Grenada

The major share of US exports to Grenada in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 29.87% of US total exports to Grenada (29.66% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 18.63% of US total exports to Grenada (24.06% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 14.84% of US total exports to Grenada (12.18% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 7.10% of US total exports to Grenada (8.62% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 4.11% of US total exports to Grenada (3.42% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.91% of US total exports to Grenada (1.81% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 0.90% of US total exports to Grenada (1.06% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Grenada in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd 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 $1,708.0 thousand;
  • Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes (HS code 28) - an increase of $890.1 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 $727.4 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) - an increase of $688.1 thousand;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $458.6 thousand;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $277.9 thousand;
  • Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials (HS code 68) - an increase of $277.7 thousand;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $208.9 thousand;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $208.9 thousand;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $201.2 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $140.3 thousand;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $126.4 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $124.5 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $106.1 thousand;
  • Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics (HS code 32) - an increase of $95.0 thousand;
  • Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares (HS code 19) - an increase of $88.4 thousand;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - an increase of $80.2 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Grenada in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - a decrease of $454.3 thousand;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $263.6 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $260.6 thousand;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - a decrease of $152.5 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $133.2 thousand;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $121.1 thousand;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $99.0 thousand.
US exports to Grenada in the 3rd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in Q3 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in Q3 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q3 2017
over Q3 2016
(%)
01 Live animals 21.9 0.09 68.5-67.98
02 Meat and edible meat offal 1,242.6 5.12 1,041.419.32
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 108.6 0.45 58.784.96
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 369.9 1.52 161.0129.73
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.00 14.9-100.00
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 3.1 0.01 12.2-74.55
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 106.2 0.44 62.669.73
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 73.5 0.30 65.013.02
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 14.9 0.06 25.0-40.47
10 Cereals 782.7 3.22 770.91.54
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 10.0 0.04 3.5184.96
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 14.7 0.06 49.4-70.22
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 74.7 0.31 46.959.09
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 103.5 0.43 82.825.01
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 38.1 0.16 49.9-23.68
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 22.5 0.09 28.8-21.95
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 295.6 1.22 207.242.65
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 189.8 0.78 342.3-44.54
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 576.1 2.37 709.2-18.78
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 365.6 1.51 311.917.22
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 96.2 0.40 130.4-26.24
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 15.0 0.06 9.459.75
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 44.8 0.18 35.825.15
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 174.6 0.72 151.415.34
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 920.0 3.79 29.92,973.74
29 Organic chemicals 32.8 0.14 84.5-61.16
30 Pharmaceutical products 236.1 0.97 109.7115.25
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 489.3 2.01 394.324.10
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 670.9 2.76 462.045.23
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 208.2 0.86 189.99.67
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 16.9 0.07 5.3216.98
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 7.0 0.03 2.8148.10
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 4.0 0.02 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 193.5 0.80 69.1180.18
39 Plastics and articles thereof 760.2 3.13 619.922.63
40 Rubber and articles thereof 65.0 0.27 186.1-65.09
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 8.1 0.03 20.7-60.92
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 3.5 0.01 0.0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 1,416.3 5.83 957.747.88
45 Cork and articles of cork 17.2 0.07 0.0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 188.3 0.78 200.0-5.87
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 102.2 0.42 365.8-72.06
52 Cotton 0.0 0.00 5.8-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 12.2 0.05 9.331.64
55 Man-made staple fibers 18.6 0.08 6.6180.83
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 6.5 0.03 0.0
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 18.4 0.08 0.0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 6.6 0.03 2.6149.94
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 0.0 0.00 29.7-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 51.6 0.21 0.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 177.1 0.73 96.982.80
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 61.9 0.25 59.53.99
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 79.2 0.33 91.4-13.29
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 6.1-100.00
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 2.8 0.01 0.0
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 28.9 0.12 12.5131.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 391.6 1.61 114.0243.61
69 Ceramic products 85.2 0.35 15.0468.98
70 Glass and glassware 50.4 0.21 16.7201.73
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 191.6 0.79 139.037.84
72 Iron and steel 7.2 0.03 0.0
73 Articles of iron or steel 320.5 1.32 214.449.46
74 Copper and articles thereof 13.9 0.06 23.9-41.72
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 406.3 1.67 128.4216.43
79 Zinc and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 2.8-100.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 13.0 0.05 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 48.8 0.20 95.3-48.83
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 188.4 0.78 139.634.99
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 3,499.0 14.41 1,791.195.36
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 2,474.1 10.19 1,746.741.64
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 0.0 0.00 11.5-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 664.0 2.73 708.0-6.21
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 16.1 0.07 115.1-86.04
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 38.3 0.16 49.7-22.98
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 561.0 2.31 821.6-31.72
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 29.4 0.12 34.9-15.90
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 0.0 0.00 6.3-100.00
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 4.1-100.00
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 931.8 3.84 243.7282.40
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 78.1 0.32 532.4-85.33
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 102.8 0.42 58.376.45
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 30.8 0.13 0.0

US Imports from Grenada

The major share of US imports from Grenada in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 83.18% of US total imports from Grenada (77.49% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 1.44% of US total imports from Grenada (10.46% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 1.22% of US total imports from Grenada (1.68% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Grenada in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $229.1 thousand;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - an increase of $78.7 thousand;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $66.6 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Grenada in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - a decrease of $372.3 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $193.6 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 $139.1 thousand;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $32.6 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 $21.1 thousand;
  • Cocoa and cocoa preparations (HS code 18) - a decrease of $15.9 thousand;
  • Lead and articles thereof (HS code 78) - a decrease of $9.9 thousand.
US imports from Grenada in the 3rd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in Q3 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in Q3 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q3 2017
over Q3 2016
(%)
01 Live animals 2.7 0.08 0.0
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 1,131.6 35.21 1,503.9-24.76
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 857.0 26.67 790.48.43
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 679.5 21.14 450.550.85
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 2.6 0.08 0.0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 0.0 0.00 15.9-100.00
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.00 32.6-100.00
30 Pharmaceutical products 2.2 0.07 0.0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 8.3 0.26 0.0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.00 8.8-100.00
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 39.3 1.22 60.4-34.87
78 Lead and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 9.9-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 41.1 1.28 234.7-82.49
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 0.00 139.1-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 3.3-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 5.1 0.16 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 78.7 2.45 0.0
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce