US trade with Grenada in the 4th quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Apr 23, 2018

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Grenada in the 4th quarter of 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Grenada

In the 4th quarter of 2017, US trade with Grenada totaled $38.0 million, up 37.21% ($10.3 million) from the 4th quarter of 2016.

US exports to Grenada in the 4th quarter of 2017 totaled $35.1 million, up 39.00% ($9.9 million) from the 4th quarter of 2016.

US imports from Grenada in the 4th quarter of 2017 totaled $2.9 million, up 18.75% ($0.5 million) from the 4th quarter of 2016.

US trade surplus with Grenada in the 4th quarter of 2017 was $32.2 million, a 41.17% increase ($9.4 million) over the 4th quarter of 2016.

Grenada was the US 150th largest trading partner in the 4th quarter of 2017 (up from 162nd in the 4th quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0036% of US total trade (up from 0.0029% in the 4th quarter of 2016).

Grenada was the US 132nd largest export market in the 4th quarter of 2017 (up from 142nd in the 4th quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0086% of US total exports (up from 0.0067% in the 4th quarter of 2016).

Grenada was the US 165th largest supplier in the 4th quarter of 2017 (up from 167th in the 4th quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0005% of US total imports (up from 0.0004% in the 4th quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Grenada

The major share of US exports to Grenada in the 4th quarter of 2017 (and in the 4th quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 31.99% of US total exports to Grenada (30.12% in the 4th quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 17.97% of US total exports to Grenada (25.62% in the 4th quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 8.01% of US total exports to Grenada (9.86% in the 4th quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 7.68% of US total exports to Grenada (8.02% in the 4th quarter of 2016);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 5.80% of US total exports to Grenada (2.24% in the 4th quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 3.61% of US total exports to Grenada (1.85% in the 4th quarter of 2016);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 2.84% of US total exports to Grenada (4.17% in the 4th quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 0.96% of US total exports to Grenada (1.50% in the 4th quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Grenada in the 4th quarter of 2017 over the 4th 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) - an increase of $3,199.5 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $2,069.1 thousand;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $1,465.3 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $630.6 thousand;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $584.0 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 $396.2 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $393.3 thousand;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $361.5 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $353.7 thousand;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $277.2 thousand;
  • Glass and glassware (HS code 70) - an increase of $267.7 thousand;
  • Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics (HS code 32) - an increase of $266.1 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $216.5 thousand;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - an increase of $206.8 thousand;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $203.2 thousand;
  • Ships, boats and floating structures (HS code 89) - an increase of $193.3 thousand;
  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - an increase of $192.9 thousand;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $177.1 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous articles of base metal (HS code 83) - an increase of $165.4 thousand;
  • Ceramic products (HS code 69) - an increase of $107.1 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Grenada in the 4th quarter of 2017 over the 4th quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $628.8 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $620.8 thousand;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - a decrease of $470.4 thousand;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $430.7 thousand;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $160.5 thousand.
US exports to Grenada in the 4th quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in Q4 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in Q4 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q4 2017
over Q4 2016
(%)
01 Live animals 22.8 0.06 30.9-26.21
02 Meat and edible meat offal 2,005.8 5.71 1,644.421.98
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 163.8 0.47 147.111.33
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 423.4 1.21 146.1189.70
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 35.7 0.10 7.2396.45
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 121.6 0.35 80.551.15
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 57.5 0.16 63.0-8.65
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 41.5 0.12 56.9-27.19
10 Cereals 930.8 2.65 1,361.6-31.64
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 7.5 0.02 0.0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 102.1 0.29 18.7446.86
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 7.6 0.02 0.0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 73.1 0.21 89.0-17.82
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 142.0 0.40 115.522.89
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 65.4 0.19 44.547.02
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 47.1 0.13 74.2-36.48
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 352.3 1.00 365.2-3.53
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 215.3 0.61 235.6-8.64
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 789.0 2.25 1,417.8-44.35
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 394.0 1.12 475.5-17.13
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 280.5 0.80 87.7220.04
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 32.6 0.09 12.1170.28
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 41.6 0.12 36.314.77
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1,994.2 5.68 528.9277.02
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 21.3 0.06 70.2-69.61
29 Organic chemicals 68.0 0.19 16.1323.67
30 Pharmaceutical products 284.2 0.81 107.1165.42
31 Fertilizers 12.1 0.03 2.8330.38
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 528.8 1.51 262.7101.30
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 380.6 1.08 851.1-55.28
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 180.6 0.51 199.6-9.51
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 60.5 0.17 6.6814.78
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 2.8 0.01 3.5-18.16
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 13.6 0.04 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 204.8 0.58 187.19.47
39 Plastics and articles thereof 947.8 2.70 731.329.61
40 Rubber and articles thereof 108.4 0.31 54.698.58
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 83.8 0.24 13.7511.98
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0.0 0.00 3.7-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 1,921.4 5.47 1,337.443.67
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 231.8 0.66 196.218.09
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 545.1 1.55 494.010.35
52 Cotton 0.0 0.00 6.5-100.00
55 Man-made staple fibers 0.0 0.00 13.1-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 2.8 0.01 10.9-74.73
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 36.2 0.10 53.5-32.33
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 4.0 0.01 12.2-67.25
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 0.0 0.00 17.7-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 4.0 0.01 14.5-72.45
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 26.2 0.07 46.3-43.37
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 155.3 0.44 89.773.16
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 91.7 0.26 79.115.85
65 Headgear and parts thereof 2.5 0.01 0.0
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 9.6 0.03 22.2-56.81
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 3.9 0.01 14.6-73.26
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 71.9 0.20 52.337.46
69 Ceramic products 164.5 0.47 57.4186.66
70 Glass and glassware 308.4 0.88 40.7657.94
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 997.6 2.84 1,054.0-5.35
72 Iron and steel 18.0 0.05 0.0
73 Articles of iron or steel 512.3 1.46 158.6223.09
74 Copper and articles thereof 126.6 0.36 62.4103.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 339.9 0.97 136.7148.60
80 Tin and articles thereof 2.8 0.01 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 31.0 0.09 37.2-16.45
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 237.0 0.67 71.6230.90
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 4,368.9 12.44 3,738.316.87
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 4,914.5 13.99 1,715.0186.56
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 1,128.4 3.21 735.153.50
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 40.0 0.11 200.5-80.04
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 229.2 0.65 35.9538.58
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 554.0 1.58 1,174.8-52.84
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 29.5 0.08 47.9-38.44
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 2.8 0.01 3.3-14.18
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 908.6 2.59 512.377.34
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 432.4 1.23 225.691.69
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 161.3 0.46 59.4171.43
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 29.0 0.08 15.191.75
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 5,236.1 14.91 3,167.065.33

US Imports from Grenada

The major share of US imports from Grenada in the 4th quarter of 2017 (and in the 4th quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 81.16% of US total imports from Grenada (84.58% in the 4th quarter of 2016);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 1.50% of US total imports from Grenada (2.90% in the 4th quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 1.01% of US total imports from Grenada (0.11% in the 4th quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Grenada in the 4th quarter of 2017 over the 4th 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 $280.2 thousand;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $248.8 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $170.9 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 $26.6 thousand;
  • Cocoa and cocoa preparations (HS code 18) - an increase of $18.2 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Grenada in the 4th quarter of 2017 over the 4th quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - a decrease of $264.2 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 $27.3 thousand.
US imports from Grenada in the 4th quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in Q4 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in Q4 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q4 2017
over Q4 2016
(%)
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 994.5 34.18 1,258.8-20.99
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 722.7 24.84 442.563.34
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 617.1 21.21 368.367.54
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 21.0 0.72 2.8651.88
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 6.2 0.21 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 43.8 1.50 71.1-38.41
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 26.6 0.91 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 2.7 0.09 2.64.74
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 475.1 16.33 304.256.18
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce