US trade (export - import) with Hungary in 2015

Published or Updated: Feb 16, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Hungary in 2015: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Hungary

In 2015, US trade with Hungary totaled $7.5 billion, up 3.89% ($0.3 billion) from 2014.

US exports to Hungary in 2015 were $1.7 billion, down 6.97% ($0.1 billion) from 2014.

US imports from Hungary in 2015 totaled $5.8 billion, up 7.62% ($0.4 billion) from 2014.

US trade deficit with Hungary in 2015 was $4.1 billion, a 15.24% increase ($0.5 billion) over 2014.

Hungary was the US 50th largest trading partner in 2015 (up from 57th in 2014), accounting for 0.1966% of US total trade (up from 0.1789% in 2014).

Hungary was the US 62nd largest export market in 2015 (up from 67th in 2014), accounting for 0.1140% of US total exports (up from 0.1138% in 2014).

Hungary was the US 40th largest supplier in 2015 (up from 46th in 2014), accounting for 0.2505% of US total imports (up from 0.2227% in 2014).

US Exports to Hungary

The major share of US exports to Hungary in 2015 (and in 2014) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 80.45% of US total exports to Hungary (80.27% in 2014);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 6.32% of US total exports to Hungary (6.34% in 2014);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 3.48% of US total exports to Hungary (3.63% in 2014);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 2.36% of US total exports to Hungary (2.91% in 2014);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.20% of US total exports to Hungary (0.85% in 2014).

The largest gains in US exports to Hungary in 2015 over 2014 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $14.6 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Hungary in 2015 over 2014 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 $67.9 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $41.7 million;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - a decrease of $9.1 million;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $6.6 million;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $5.2 million.
US exports to Hungary in 2015 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2015
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2014
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2015
over 2014
(%)
01 Live animals 76.1 0.00 91.7-16.96
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 123.2 0.01 116.95.42
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 567.8 0.03 314.680.51
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 1,697.7 0.10 2,094.5-18.94
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 13,437.4 0.78 17,948.6-25.13
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 1,645.6 0.10 1,593.93.24
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 170.7 0.01 88.792.32
10 Cereals 1,194.0 0.07 1,434.8-16.79
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 219.9 0.01 968.6-77.30
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 8,527.6 0.50 12,400.8-31.23
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 407.0 0.02 175.2132.36
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 207.7 0.01 196.25.90
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 39.2 0.00 83.0-52.82
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 120.1 0.01 159.7-24.84
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 144.8 0.01 229.0-36.77
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 9.8 0.00 29.8-67.09
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 503.3 0.03 394.627.55
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 5,379.6 0.31 7,941.5-32.26
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 3,995.5 0.23 3,729.17.14
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 710.1 0.04 594.319.48
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 1,214.1 0.07 3,114.3-61.01
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 528.2 0.03 296.678.06
26 Ores, slag and ash 0.0 0.00 12.8-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1,428.4 0.08 724.797.11
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 2,416.3 0.14 4,413.1-45.25
29 Organic chemicals 9,653.4 0.56 18,725.5-48.45
30 Pharmaceutical products 12,174.2 0.71 7,928.853.54
31 Fertilizers 0.0 0.00 449.3-100.00
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 3,476.7 0.20 4,019.5-13.50
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 8,333.7 0.49 6,432.529.56
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 8,014.3 0.47 8,435.6-4.99
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 1,062.7 0.06 1,031.43.04
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 695.0 0.04 153.4352.99
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 551.3 0.03 110.0401.14
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 9,786.2 0.57 11,421.5-14.32
39 Plastics and articles thereof 42,591.3 2.48 42,746.6-0.36
40 Rubber and articles thereof 9,663.7 0.56 11,048.4-12.53
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 270.4 0.02 596.0-54.63
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 276.0 0.02 196.540.45
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0.0 0.00 8.9-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 885.3 0.05 748.518.28
45 Cork and articles of cork 10.4 0.00 10.5-1.45
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 7.1 0.00 0.0
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 3,070.0 0.18 2,782.310.34
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 13,606.4 0.79 10,436.030.38
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 2,963.2 0.17 1,620.382.88
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 4.4 0.00 5.3-17.61
52 Cotton 2,103.8 0.12 2,048.42.70
54 Man-made filaments 311.7 0.02 183.270.18
55 Man-made staple fibers 75.8 0.00 152.4-50.29
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 1,508.5 0.09 2,395.7-37.03
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 15.2 0.00 18.8-19.36
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 141.5 0.01 168.4-15.99
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 779.5 0.05 727.77.12
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 213.1 0.01 540.4-60.56
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 653.2 0.04 462.941.11
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 249.6 0.01 283.7-12.03
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 668.5 0.04 632.65.68
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 105.6 0.01 143.0-26.17
65 Headgear and parts thereof 183.1 0.01 187.5-2.38
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 54.8 0.00 75.0-26.87
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 1,155.9 0.07 2,968.6-61.06
69 Ceramic products 4,321.7 0.25 4,248.01.74
70 Glass and glassware 5,293.7 0.31 5,702.8-7.17
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 1,250.1 0.07 1,210.93.24
72 Iron and steel 1,524.0 0.09 2,409.3-36.74
73 Articles of iron or steel 22,792.6 1.33 28,006.2-18.62
74 Copper and articles thereof 2,587.3 0.15 2,957.2-12.51
75 Nickel and articles thereof 6,907.6 0.40 4,178.065.33
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 2,357.9 0.14 5,854.0-59.72
78 Lead and articles thereof 17.2 0.00 29.5-41.59
79 Zinc and articles thereof 52.9 0.00 96.8-45.28
80 Tin and articles thereof 3.8 0.00 3.027.47
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 5,118.3 0.30 6,253.1-18.15
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 4,850.0 0.28 5,789.8-16.23
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 13,411.3 0.78 11,257.619.13
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 779,731.8 45.48 821,390.0-5.07
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 248,459.2 14.49 316,338.8-21.46
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 785.6 0.05 661.418.77
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 138,512.7 8.08 123,912.211.78
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 76,098.4 4.44 82,662.5-7.94
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 127.0 0.01 425.0-70.11
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 135,501.2 7.90 133,777.71.29
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 67.0 0.00 127.3-47.36
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 612.7 0.04 660.4-7.22
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 855.2 0.05 1,351.5-36.72
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 13,733.5 0.80 10,962.125.28
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 3,712.3 0.22 3,588.13.46
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 678.4 0.04 664.12.14
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 1,200.1 0.07 424.5182.71
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 63,678.9 3.71 68,777.8-7.41

US Imports from Hungary

The major share of US imports from Hungary in 2015 (and in 2014) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 83.10% of US total imports from Hungary (81.07% in 2014);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 7.26% of US total imports from Hungary (6.48% in 2014);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.31% of US total imports from Hungary (1.46% in 2014);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.73% of US total imports from Hungary (1.09% in 2014).

The largest gains in US imports from Hungary in 2015 over 2014 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $540.4 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $39.3 million;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $35.5 million.

The largest declines in US imports from Hungary in 2015 over the 2014 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $108.3 million;
  • Ceramic products (HS code 69) - a decrease of $32.7 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $29.7 million;
  • 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 $19.8 million;
  • 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) - a decrease of $19.4 million.
US imports from Hungary in 2015 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2015
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2014
USD thousand)
Change
in 2015
over 2014
(%)
01 Live animals 713.6 0.01 794.1-10.14
02 Meat and edible meat offal 1,369.4 0.02 1,228.011.52
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2,310.4 0.04 891.9159.04
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 12,239.4 0.21 22,216.9-44.91
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 48.3 0.00 27.575.74
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 5,464.6 0.09 5,597.7-2.38
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 124.8 0.00 563.0-77.83
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 438.9 0.01 480.3-8.62
10 Cereals 10.9 0.00 126.6-91.35
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 631.0 0.01 629.20.28
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 10.8 0.00 121.6-91.15
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 6.0 0.00 0.0
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 293.6 0.01 395.9-25.86
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 1,949.1 0.03 3,615.2-46.08
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 667.4 0.01 736.8-9.42
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 388.3 0.01 343.613.01
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 6,422.0 0.11 4,159.454.40
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1,426.9 0.02 1,248.114.33
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 3,760.4 0.07 3,934.7-4.43
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 5.7 0.00 13.1-56.21
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 185.8 0.00 347.8-46.57
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 935.5 0.02 284.2229.14
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1,009.6 0.02 306.0229.94
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 19,473.8 0.34 16,204.320.18
29 Organic chemicals 94,457.2 1.63 90,412.34.47
30 Pharmaceutical products 74,321.9 1.29 38,776.291.67
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 579.0 0.01 522.510.81
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 61,283.3 1.06 51,227.119.63
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 5,998.1 0.10 4,592.030.62
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 409.8 0.01 112.1265.49
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 282.3 0.00 56.7397.91
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 7,079.7 0.12 7,245.0-2.28
39 Plastics and articles thereof 73,618.3 1.27 60,715.821.25
40 Rubber and articles thereof 82,282.0 1.42 77,947.25.56
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 43.6 0.00 43.30.66
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 6,856.6 0.12 7,944.7-13.70
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 205.0 0.00 161.327.04
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 7,792.3 0.13 8,263.9-5.71
45 Cork and articles of cork 2.4 0.00 3.2-24.10
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 2.5 0.00 0.0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 5,936.0 0.10 1,492.6297.71
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 1,655.8 0.03 1,160.342.71
50 Silk 4.9 0.00 2.1132.68
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 583.6 0.01 944.5-38.21
52 Cotton 416.5 0.01 662.9-37.17
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 774.1 0.01 886.0-12.63
54 Man-made filaments 3,775.7 0.07 2,996.026.02
55 Man-made staple fibers 8,917.5 0.15 7,242.923.12
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 2,411.3 0.04 3,009.3-19.87
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 1,432.5 0.02 969.247.80
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 211.0 0.00 16.81,156.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 9,354.0 0.16 15,615.1-40.10
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 1.9 0.00 3.3-43.23
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 2,605.9 0.05 2,259.915.31
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 29,977.1 0.52 28,055.46.85
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 1,009.1 0.02 912.310.61
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 13,973.6 0.24 14,440.2-3.23
65 Headgear and parts thereof 333.1 0.01 465.1-28.37
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 21.5 0.00 13.658.08
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 33.5 0.00 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 50,958.0 0.88 52,250.3-2.47
69 Ceramic products 13,539.7 0.23 46,193.1-70.69
70 Glass and glassware 9,439.9 0.16 11,323.3-16.63
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 9,794.7 0.17 1,105.3786.13
72 Iron and steel 1,561.9 0.03 967.261.49
73 Articles of iron or steel 13,787.2 0.24 17,169.0-19.70
74 Copper and articles thereof 1,963.9 0.03 2,871.1-31.60
75 Nickel and articles thereof 7.7 0.00 26.8-71.16
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 7,413.9 0.13 18,580.7-60.10
79 Zinc and articles thereof 73.0 0.00 127.6-42.79
80 Tin and articles thereof 43.3 0.00 0.0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 1,629.9 0.03 949.171.73
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 8,859.3 0.15 11,640.3-23.89
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 6,609.6 0.11 5,991.410.32
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1,350,004.1 23.36 1,458,345.3-7.43
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 837,355.0 14.49 857,107.4-2.30
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 6,306.0 0.11 8,883.3-29.01
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 2,296,267.2 39.74 1,755,902.930.77
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 558.2 0.01 228.1144.67
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 14.9 0.00 553.4-97.31
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 311,499.2 5.39 272,166.414.45
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 404.1 0.01 415.0-2.62
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 94.8 0.00 68.837.74
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 13,247.5 0.23 14,139.3-6.31
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 42,470.3 0.73 61,912.5-31.40
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 41,151.7 0.71 52,832.3-22.11
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 778.3 0.01 1,750.1-55.53
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 5,709.7 0.10 4,451.928.25
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 188,695.8 3.27 218,439.0-13.62
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce