Dynamics of US trade with Lesotho from 2013 to 2018

Published or Updated: Feb 11, 2020

The dynamics of US trade in goods with Lesotho from 2013 to 2018: turnover, exports, imports, balance, rank, share, products.

Dynamics of US foreign trade with Lesotho from 2013 to 2018 (in million US dollars)
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Turnover 362 375 345 322 319 433
Exports 1 2 1 2 2 2
Imports 361 373 344 320 317 430
Balance -361 -370 -343 -318 -315 -428
Dynamics of the rank and share of Lesotho in US foreign trade from 2013 to 2018
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Rank in US trade 129 129 124 126 128 129
Share in US trade, % 0.009 0.009 0.009 0.009 0.008 0.010
Rank in US exports 218 206 213 203 207 205
Share in US exports, % 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000
Rank in US import 101 98 94 99 100 100
Share in US imports, % 0.016 0.016 0.015 0.014 0.013 0.016
Dynamics of the structure of US exports to Lesotho by product types from 2013 to 2018 (percent of total exports)
Рroduct type 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 4.0 0.0 2.7 32.5 0.0 0.0
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 11.6 28.5 4.1 19.0 38.1 2.8
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 2.7 0.5 0.0 0.8 0.1 1.2
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.3 0.5 1.8
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 2.7 0.3 0.0 1.5 0.3 0.1
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 54.8 63.4 49.8 34.3 47.5 89.3
Dynamics of the structure of US imports from Lesotho by product types from 2013 to 2018 (percent of total imports)
Рroduct type 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 91.7 80.3 90.2 95.3 94.3 76.5
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 8.1 19.4 9.5 4.2 5.0 22.9
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.5
Dynamics of US exports to Lesotho from 2013 to 2018 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0 0 0 0.5 0 0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0 0 0 0.2 0 0
30 Pharmaceutical products 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.2 0.7 0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0 0 0 0.1 0.0 0.1
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 0.1 0.6 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.5
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 0.1 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2
88 Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof​ 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.3 1.3
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1
Dynamics of US imports from Lesotho from 2013 to 2018 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0 0 0 0.0 0.1 0.0
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 0 0 0 0 0.1 0.1
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.2
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted​​ 218.1 201.0 210.7 207.4 196.1 218.5
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 113.2 98.3 99.7 97.4 102.7 110.6
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 29.1 72.5 32.7 13.4 15.9 98.5
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 0.0 0.0 0 0.0 0.1 0
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 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.8 1.1 1.9
88 Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof​ 0 0 0.1 0 0 0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0 0.2 0 0 0 0.0
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.5 0.4
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Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce