US trade with Grenada in the first nine months of 2017

Published or Updated: Apr 23, 2018

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

US Trade with Grenada

In the first nine months of 2017, US trade with Grenada totaled $78.5 million, up 7.58% ($5.5 million) from the first nine months of 2016.

US exports to Grenada in the first nine months of 2017 totaled $67.6 million, up 9.91% ($6.1 million) from the first nine months of 2016.

US imports from Grenada in the first nine months of 2017 were $10.8 million, down 4.97% ($0.6 million) from the first nine months of 2016.

US trade surplus with Grenada in the first nine months of 2017 was $56.8 million, a 13.29% increase ($6.7 million) over the first nine months of 2016.

Grenada was the US 163rd largest trading partner in the first nine months of 2017 (down from 160th in the first nine months of 2016), accounting for 0.0027% of US total trade (down from 0.0028% in the first nine months of 2016).

Grenada was the US 142nd largest export market in the first nine months of 2017 (up from 145th in the first nine months of 2016), accounting for 0.0059% of US total exports (up from 0.0058% in the first nine months of 2016).

Grenada was the US 160th largest supplier in the first nine months of 2017 (up from 162nd in the first nine months of 2016), accounting for 0.0006% of US total imports (down from 0.0007% in the first nine months of 2016).

US Exports to Grenada

The major share of US exports to Grenada in the first nine months of 2017 (and in the first nine months of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 28.33% of US total exports to Grenada (25.23% in the first nine months of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 20.81% of US total exports to Grenada (23.73% in the first nine months of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 13.51% of US total exports to Grenada (9.63% in the first nine months of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 8.85% of US total exports to Grenada (8.70% in the first nine months of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 4.19% of US total exports to Grenada (3.43% in the first nine months of 2016);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 2.20% of US total exports to Grenada (0.84% in the first nine months of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.51% of US total exports to Grenada (2.48% in the first nine months of 2016);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 1.32% of US total exports to Grenada (2.82% in the first nine months of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Grenada in the first nine months of 2017 over the first nine months of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $3,308.4 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 $1,378.4 thousand;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $987.9 thousand;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $917.4 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 $851.5 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 $839.9 thousand;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $775.6 thousand;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $744.7 thousand;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $699.5 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $692.1 thousand;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $519.5 thousand;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $413.6 thousand;
  • Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials (HS code 68) - an increase of $333.3 thousand;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $226.7 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $224.7 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous manufactured articles (HS code 96) - an increase of $211.6 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Grenada in the first nine months of 2017 over the first nine months of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $1,848.9 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $1,028.7 thousand;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $911.5 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) - a decrease of $840.5 thousand;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - a decrease of $786.1 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $619.0 thousand;
  • Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof (HS code 56) - a decrease of $538.2 thousand;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $333.5 thousand;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - a decrease of $326.0 thousand.
US exports to Grenada in the first nine months of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in first 9 months 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in first 9 months 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in first 9 months 2017
over first 9 months 2016
(%)
01 Live animals 117.3 0.17 200.7-41.52
02 Meat and edible meat offal 3,672.9 5.43 2,973.423.52
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 336.2 0.50 249.934.54
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 919.3 1.36 399.8129.91
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 15.6 0.02 27.1-42.35
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 5.8 0.01 27.2-78.81
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 194.3 0.29 206.3-5.83
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 189.8 0.28 185.62.27
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 34.6 0.05 96.8-64.21
10 Cereals 2,923.9 4.32 3,835.4-23.77
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 21.6 0.03 26.0-16.93
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 116.5 0.17 109.36.67
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 15.2 0.02 28.8-47.07
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 2.8 0.00 0.0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 195.1 0.29 209.0-6.63
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 391.6 0.58 324.220.79
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 169.6 0.25 112.550.66
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 116.7 0.17 96.520.92
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 761.8 1.13 627.321.44
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 601.1 0.89 927.1-35.16
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1,686.1 2.49 2,305.1-26.86
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 1,100.8 1.63 1,059.03.95
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 435.7 0.64 530.6-17.89
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 50.2 0.07 43.614.94
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 110.1 0.16 63.573.37
26 Ores, slag and ash 8.7 0.01 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1,371.8 2.03 454.5201.86
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 971.6 1.44 120.1709.15
29 Organic chemicals 92.9 0.14 117.8-21.10
30 Pharmaceutical products 635.6 0.94 408.955.43
31 Fertilizers 39.0 0.06 9.8299.34
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 1,192.8 1.76 1,080.510.39
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1,964.0 2.90 1,219.361.08
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 518.5 0.77 561.4-7.64
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 41.2 0.06 67.2-38.69
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 11.1 0.02 16.6-33.19
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 18.0 0.03 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 796.5 1.18 571.839.30
39 Plastics and articles thereof 2,082.0 3.08 1,389.849.80
40 Rubber and articles thereof 773.8 1.14 360.1114.86
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 59.5 0.09 61.1-2.66
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 3.5 0.01 3.42.59
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 4,378.4 6.47 3,390.529.14
45 Cork and articles of cork 17.2 0.03 0.0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 659.8 0.98 702.5-6.08
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 927.8 1.37 1,261.2-26.44
52 Cotton 20.0 0.03 5.8247.44
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 3.3 0.00 3.7-9.67
54 Man-made filaments 15.3 0.02 9.364.66
55 Man-made staple fibers 35.0 0.05 19.381.58
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 16.3 0.02 554.4-97.07
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 49.9 0.07 65.1-23.22
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 16.7 0.02 2.6533.93
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 13.1 0.02 20.8-37.18
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 0.0 0.00 46.3-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 75.6 0.11 38.894.80
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 296.6 0.44 308.7-3.93
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 205.3 0.30 219.0-6.29
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 195.2 0.29 197.2-1.03
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 9.6-100.00
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 18.8 0.03 12.155.04
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 59.1 0.09 12.5372.69
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 607.6 0.90 274.3121.52
69 Ceramic products 223.3 0.33 145.053.99
70 Glass and glassware 117.4 0.17 108.38.40
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 891.7 1.32 1,732.2-48.52
72 Iron and steel 36.9 0.05 27.832.94
73 Articles of iron or steel 822.3 1.22 905.4-9.18
74 Copper and articles thereof 45.2 0.07 92.2-50.95
75 Nickel and articles thereof 3.3 0.00 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 1,166.1 1.72 390.5198.60
79 Zinc and articles thereof 4.4 0.01 2.854.14
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 13.0 0.02 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 119.3 0.18 167.2-28.67
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 625.8 0.93 522.619.75
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 8,559.8 12.66 5,251.463.00
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 6,676.0 9.87 5,297.626.02
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 0.05 45.6-32.92
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 1,489.0 2.20 2,517.6-40.86
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 88.3 0.13 173.8-49.22
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 205.3 0.30 246.2-16.63
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 2,109.2 3.12 1,992.65.85
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 90.6 0.13 109.9-17.53
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 0.0 0.00 10.4-100.00
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 27.8 0.04 45.5-38.86
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 1,818.0 2.69 978.185.87
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 308.3 0.46 1,094.4-71.83
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 413.2 0.61 201.7104.93
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 30.8 0.05 27.810.45
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 9,331.6 13.80 11,180.5-16.54

US Imports from Grenada

The major share of US imports from Grenada in the first nine months of 2017 (and in the first nine months of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 82.24% of US total imports from Grenada (80.64% in the first nine months of 2016);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 1.30% of US total imports from Grenada (1.44% in the first nine months of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 1.06% of US total imports from Grenada (8.56% in the first nine months of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Grenada in the first nine months of 2017 over the first nine months 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 $796.0 thousand;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $574.9 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $539.1 thousand;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - an increase of $71.1 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Grenada in the first nine months of 2017 over the first nine months of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - a decrease of $1,524.3 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 $425.6 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $312.1 thousand;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $132.8 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $76.8 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $47.8 thousand.
US imports from Grenada in the first nine months of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in first 9 months 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in first 9 months 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in first 9 months 2017
over first 9 months 2016
(%)
01 Live animals 2.7 0.03 0.0
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 4,913.7 45.32 6,438.0-23.68
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 2,516.7 23.21 1,720.846.26
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 1,467.8 13.54 892.964.38
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 2.6 0.02 0.0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 12.9 0.12 15.9-18.47
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.00 132.8-100.00
30 Pharmaceutical products 2.2 0.02 0.0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 8.8 0.08 0.32,918.28
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 9.3 0.09 4.0136.25
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 140.5 1.30 164.1-14.42
78 Lead and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 9.9-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.0 0.00 5.4-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 47.4 0.44 359.5-86.82
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 52.7 0.49 478.3-88.99
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 4.1 0.04 80.8-94.99
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 10.5 0.10 58.4-81.97
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 0.3 0.00 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 78.7 0.73 7.6939.41
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 1,570.5 14.49 1,031.552.27
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce