US trade (export - import) with Lithuania in 2013

Published or Updated: Feb 01, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Lithuania in 2013: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Lithuania

In 2013, US trade with Lithuania totaled $2,463.9 million, up 24.19% ($479.9 million) from 2012.

US exports to Lithuania in 2013 totaled $854.3 million, up 12.85% ($97.3 million) from 2012.

US imports from Lithuania in 2013 totaled $1,609.6 million, up 31.18% ($382.6 million) from 2012.

US trade deficit with Lithuania in 2013 was $755.3 million, a 60.68% increase ($285.2 million) over 2012.

Lithuania was the US 78th largest trading partner in 2013 (up from 82nd in 2012), accounting for 0.0631% of US total trade (up from 0.0511% in 2012).

Lithuania was the US 84th largest export market in 2013 (just as in 2012), accounting for 0.0542% of US total exports (up from 0.0490% in 2012).

Lithuania was the US 69th largest supplier in 2013 (up from 76th in 2012), accounting for 0.0692% of US total imports (up from 0.0526% in 2012).

US Exports to Lithuania

The major share of US exports to Lithuania in 2013 (and in 2012) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 63.25% of US total exports to Lithuania (65.29% in 2012);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 19.20% of US total exports to Lithuania (20.76% in 2012);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 4.67% of US total exports to Lithuania (0.08% in 2012);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 4.43% of US total exports to Lithuania (6.83% in 2012);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 2.98% of US total exports to Lithuania (1.88% in 2012).

The largest gains in US exports to Lithuania in 2013 over 2012 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $39.1 million;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $32.3 million;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - an increase of $21.2 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $17.0 million;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $9.5 million;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $6.8 million;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - an increase of $6.1 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) - an increase of $5.3 million;
  • Man-made staple fibers (HS code 55) - an increase of $3.8 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Lithuania in 2013 over 2012 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - a decrease of $26.4 million;
  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - a decrease of $9.8 million;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $7.0 million;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $5.5 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $4.0 million.
US exports to Lithuania in 2013 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2013
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2012
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2013
over 2012
(%)
01 Live animals 0.0 0.00 18.5-100.00
02 Meat and edible meat offal 71,130.1 8.33 97,576.2-27.10
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 44,525.1 5.21 23,305.291.05
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 6,868.3 0.80 21.931,289.54
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 153.3 0.02 130.517.51
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 0.0 0.00 22.5-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 62.4 0.01 0.0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 15,774.0 1.85 6,224.4153.42
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 80.5 0.01 21.6273.45
10 Cereals 1,179.8 0.14 669.476.26
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 2,218.7 0.26 637.9247.85
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 1,086.5 0.13 1,354.2-19.77
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 30.4 0.00 34.6-12.20
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 2,799.2 0.33 1,013.1176.29
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 24.2 0.00 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 81.5 0.01 41.098.91
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 834.4 0.10 926.2-9.91
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1,868.3 0.22 673.1177.55
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 4,265.1 0.50 3,642.717.09
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 339.7 0.04 275.623.25
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 10,692.0 1.25 20,527.4-47.91
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 381.3 0.04 233.563.28
26 Ores, slag and ash 0.0 0.00 5.9-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 39,489.5 4.62 383.310,202.63
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 3,409.2 0.40 5,853.7-41.76
29 Organic chemicals 1,582.6 0.19 1,961.0-19.29
30 Pharmaceutical products 852.7 0.10 2,766.7-69.18
31 Fertilizers 69.1 0.01 63.39.10
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 1,987.0 0.23 1,934.22.73
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 3,830.5 0.45 3,558.87.63
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 1,409.2 0.16 1,159.521.54
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 327.9 0.04 646.4-49.27
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 6.6 0.00 3.1111.81
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 338.6 0.04 92.0267.89
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 7,485.4 0.88 13,028.9-42.55
39 Plastics and articles thereof 9,442.2 1.11 13,398.1-29.53
40 Rubber and articles thereof 7,083.2 0.83 7,222.7-1.93
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0.0 0.00 2.8-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 496.7 0.06 268.485.06
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 185.3 0.02 88.8108.73
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 3,766.4 0.44 4,003.9-5.93
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 889.4 0.10 345.4157.52
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,330.9 0.16 1,617.0-17.69
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 1,410.4 0.17 359.9291.85
50 Silk 7.6 0.00 8.9-14.26
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 0.0 0.00 3.3-100.00
52 Cotton 428.5 0.05 226.788.99
54 Man-made filaments 81.7 0.01 92.9-12.00
55 Man-made staple fibers 14,033.0 1.64 10,200.137.58
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 77.8 0.01 31.8145.03
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 234.8 0.03 21.01,018.63
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 38.7 0.00 10.4270.94
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 307.5 0.04 387.8-20.69
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 561.5 0.07 506.810.78
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 803.4 0.09 361.9122.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 740.1 0.09 314.6135.29
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 7,703.4 0.90 1,612.0377.87
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 220.8 0.03 240.7-8.26
65 Headgear and parts thereof 213.8 0.03 199.96.93
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 5.6 0.00 0.0
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 19.7 0.00 11.472.66
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 2,328.4 0.27 1,156.3101.37
69 Ceramic products 193.6 0.02 129.649.38
70 Glass and glassware 3,068.2 0.36 2,452.025.13
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 222.2 0.03 173.428.12
72 Iron and steel 168.2 0.02 99.269.63
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,667.8 0.20 2,532.2-34.14
74 Copper and articles thereof 248.2 0.03 202.022.88
75 Nickel and articles thereof 343.1 0.04 419.1-18.13
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 554.1 0.06 607.3-8.76
79 Zinc and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 5.2-100.00
80 Tin and articles thereof 6.1 0.00 0.0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 48.2 0.01 10.7351.34
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 3,203.5 0.37 2,422.932.22
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 1,330.4 0.16 273.8385.94
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 104,007.1 12.17 86,991.119.56
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 34,790.0 4.07 29,498.417.94
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 16.9 0.00 171.2-90.14
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 336,634.1 39.41 304,345.210.61
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 17,689.3 2.07 24,709.8-28.41
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 2,766.3 0.32 3,134.6-11.75
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 44,405.3 5.20 45,411.2-2.22
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 103.2 0.01 76.535.01
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 748.2 0.09 374.499.87
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 602.7 0.07 135.6344.48
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 3,572.8 0.42 4,054.2-11.87
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 5,963.8 0.70 3,953.250.86
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 523.8 0.06 348.750.20
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 1,546.2 0.18 1,323.516.83
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 12,272.8 1.44 11,629.45.53

US Imports from Lithuania

The major share of US imports from Lithuania in 2013 (and in 2012) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 79.37% of US total imports from Lithuania (69.08% in 2012);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 6.25% of US total imports from Lithuania (13.87% in 2012);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 3.13% of US total imports from Lithuania (3.61% in 2012);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.77% of US total imports from Lithuania (2.18% in 2012);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 1.55% of US total imports from Lithuania (1.11% in 2012).

The largest gains in US imports from Lithuania in 2013 over 2012 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $430.0 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) - an increase of $8.1 million;
  • Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten (HS code 11) - an increase of $7.6 million.

The largest declines in US imports from Lithuania in 2013 over the 2012 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $75.3 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $11.4 million.
US imports from Lithuania in 2013 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2013
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2012
USD thousand)
Change
in 2013
over 2012
(%)
01 Live animals 0.0 0.00 5.4-100.00
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 179.7 0.01 183.2-1.92
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 4,770.6 0.30 2,513.789.78
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 0.0 0.00 2.8-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 15.1 0.00 63.4-76.17
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 12.8 0.00 57.4-77.64
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 112.9 0.01 23.1389.01
10 Cereals 21.2 0.00 20.91.42
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 12,749.8 0.79 5,127.7148.65
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 260.7 0.02 76.9239.02
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 29.7 0.00 58.3-49.12
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 10.4 0.00 10.8-4.11
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 711.6 0.04 455.456.27
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 34.3 0.00 17.1100.53
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 655.0 0.04 685.9-4.52
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 2,196.0 0.14 1,978.510.99
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 188.5 0.01 164.814.41
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1,683.1 0.10 1,041.761.57
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 1,288.5 0.08 1,081.719.12
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 18.2 0.00 33.8-46.18
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1,277,637.4 79.37 847,630.150.73
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 6,252.2 0.39 3,181.696.51
29 Organic chemicals 4,841.9 0.30 3,167.952.84
30 Pharmaceutical products 41.1 0.00 39.05.29
31 Fertilizers 69,637.5 4.33 144,948.3-51.96
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 12.2 0.00 26.0-52.95
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 4,173.1 0.26 3,858.78.15
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 11,107.6 0.69 9,898.812.21
39 Plastics and articles thereof 4,156.3 0.26 4,718.8-11.92
40 Rubber and articles thereof 357.2 0.02 322.410.81
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 44.0 0.00 19.6124.77
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 1.9 0.00 2.3-17.73
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 5,491.3 0.34 4,514.821.63
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,956.7 0.12 1,692.015.64
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 962.6 0.06 815.618.02
50 Silk 0.0 0.00 0.6-100.00
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 856.6 0.05 229.9272.57
52 Cotton 0.9 0.00 4.3-78.38
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 1,222.1 0.08 887.337.73
54 Man-made filaments 71.2 0.00 88.2-19.22
55 Man-made staple fibers 0.3 0.00 0.0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 1,981.2 0.12 1,213.163.31
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 5.8 0.00 2.5130.65
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 4.6 0.00 2.1126.22
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 3.0 0.00 6.6-54.20
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 0.0 0.00 21.4-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 7,541.5 0.47 6,065.524.34
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 15,213.3 0.95 15,754.4-3.43
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 1,527.2 0.09 2,336.9-34.65
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 24.4 0.00 76.8-68.24
65 Headgear and parts thereof 47.5 0.00 24.295.97
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 1.8 0.00 0.0
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 0.0 0.00 4.6-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 90.7 0.01 17.3422.83
69 Ceramic products 189.6 0.01 38.1398.29
70 Glass and glassware 493.2 0.03 320.154.06
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 2,777.2 0.17 1,388.799.98
73 Articles of iron or steel 3,378.3 0.21 1,899.377.88
74 Copper and articles thereof 281.7 0.02 860.0-67.25
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 489.4 0.03 281.873.70
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 129.3 0.01 61.3110.84
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 535.4 0.03 457.317.07
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 7,412.5 0.46 8,468.5-12.47
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 16,990.1 1.06 13,709.023.93
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 8.3 0.00 77.7-89.36
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 369.6 0.02 369.20.10
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 918.7 0.06 299.7206.50
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 2.6 0.00 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 24,646.8 1.53 21,355.215.41
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 3,014.5 0.19 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 97,836.9 6.08 89,716.49.05
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 1,682.0 0.10 2,089.8-19.51
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 1,445.2 0.09 2,374.1-39.13
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 227.0 0.01 155.845.71
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 6,606.9 0.41 17,990.8-63.28
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce