Dynamics of US trade with Liberia from 2012 to 2017

Published or Updated: Jul 31, 2018

The dynamics of US trade in goods with Liberia from 2012 to 2017: turnover, exports, imports, balance, rank, share, products.

Dynamics of US foreign trade with Liberia from 2012 to 2017 (in million US dollars)
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Turnover 387 272 272 183 244 240
Exports 241 173 184 136 176 144
Imports 146 98 87 47 68 95
Balance 95 75 97 89 109 49
Dynamics of the rank and share of Liberia in US foreign trade from 2012 to 2017
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Rank in US trade 126 138 135 144 139 140
Share in US trade, % 0.010 0.007 0.007 0.005 0.007 0.006
Rank in US exports 122 132 132 135 129 129
Share in US exports, % 0.016 0.011 0.011 0.009 0.012 0.009
Rank in US import 116 121 127 145 131 125
Share in US imports, % 0.006 0.004 0.004 0.002 0.003 0.004
Dynamics of the structure of US exports to Liberia by product types from 2012 to 2017 (percent of total exports)
Рroduct type 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 21.4 13.9 8.8 17.3 19.1 22.8
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 1.0 3.3 2.5 5.8 10.6 18.8
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 2.2 4.5 7.8 5.9 6.6 8.4
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 1.2 0.4 0.5 1.0 0.7 0.6
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 5.8 8.2 6.4 13.7 7.7 7.1
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 8.0 15.0 12.4 6.4 7.0 4.8
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 54.3 47.9 50.9 40.3 39.5 29.4
Dynamics of the structure of US imports from Liberia by product types from 2012 to 2017 (percent of total imports)
Рroduct type 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 0.3 0.4 0.7 1.2 1.1 0.6
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 0.0 4.6 9.8 0.0 0.0 0.0
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 99.1 94.0 87.5 91.7 64.5 66.0
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 0.1 0.3 1.6 5.6 1.2 2.6
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.8 0.1 0.2
Dynamics of US exports to Liberia from 2012 to 2017 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
02 Meat and edible meat offal 2.7 3.4 1.7 2.3 2.4 1.0
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates​ 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.1 0.2 0.3
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.1
10 Cereals 35.1 11.8 6.3 12.1 26.2 26.9
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 0.9 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 1.5 0.5 0.9 0.8 0.1 0.0
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 2.3 1.3 1.6 1.2 0.4 0.4
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 0.7 1.0 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.2
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 6.3 4.3 3.1 5.0 3.4 3.3
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 1.5 0.0 2.3 0.0 0.1 0.0
26 Ores, slag and ash 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1.0 5.7 2.3 7.8 18.7 27.1
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 0.1 0.3 0.6 0.9 2.8 0.1
29 Organic chemicals 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.2
30 Pharmaceutical products 0.0 1.1 3.1 0.5 0.6 1.0
31 Fertilizers 0.5 1.3 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.4
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.2
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 0.1 0.1 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.3
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0.4 0.9 0.2 0.4 1.8 1.7
39 Plastics and articles thereof 2.9 3.0 7.8 3.3 3.9 5.4
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0.6 0.7 1.1 0.8 0.8 2.5
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.0
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal​ 2.6 0.0 0.1 0.9 0.7 0.4
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard​ 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0.2 0.5 0.8 0.3 0.4 0.3
55 Man-made staple fibers 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted​​ 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0.2 0.1 0.3 1.0 0.8 0.2
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 13.1 13.5 11.1 16.9 11.7 9.5
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.8 0.3
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 0.6 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.5
69 Ceramic products 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.6 0.7
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
72 Iron and steel 0.0 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.1
73 Articles of iron or steel 17.3 22.8 21.3 6.8 10.6 5.8
74 Copper and articles thereof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.1
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.7
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 1.7 2.2 0.3 0.1 0.7 0.3
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.0 0.1 0.7 0.8 0.4 0.1
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 78.6 50.6 46.1 30.8 43.2 21.0
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 3.6 5.5 5.3 8.1 5.7 3.2
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 5.7 3.7 27.8 1.7 0.8 0.5
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 30.6 15.9 8.9 11.0 13.4 10.9
88 Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof​ 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0.1 1.2 0.6 0.2 0.5 0.5
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 11.6 5.7 5.0 2.7 6.1 5.9
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
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 2.1 1.5 5.6 1.6 1.9 2.1
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.0
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.1
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 11.3 9.5 13.3 10.2 12.4 8.2
Dynamics of US imports from Liberia from 2012 to 2017 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.5
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0.0 4.5 8.4 0.0 0.0 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
40 Rubber and articles thereof 144.9 92.6 76.4 43.2 43.7 63.0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal​ 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 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 0.2 0.3 1.4 2.6 0.8 2.5
73 Articles of iron or steel 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
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 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.4
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.2 22.0 27.6
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce