US trade (export - import) with Lithuania in 2014

Published or Updated: Feb 07, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Lithuania in 2014: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Lithuania

In 2014, US trade with Lithuania was $1,818.8 million, down 26.18% ($645.1 million) from 2013.

US exports to Lithuania in 2014 were $681.1 million, down 20.27% ($173.1 million) from 2013.

US imports from Lithuania in 2014 were $1,137.6 million, down 29.32% ($472.0 million) from 2013.

US trade deficit with Lithuania in 2014 was $456.5 million, a 39.57% decrease ($298.9 million) over 2013.

Lithuania was the US 88th largest trading partner in 2014 (down from 78th in 2013), accounting for 0.05% of US total trade (down from 0.06% in 2013).

Lithuania was the US 95th largest export market in 2014 (down from 84th in 2013), accounting for 0.04% of US total exports (down from 0.05% in 2013).

Lithuania was the US 73rd largest supplier in 2014 (down from 69th in 2013), accounting for 0.05% of US total imports (down from 0.07% in 2013).

US Exports to Lithuania

The major share of US exports to Lithuania in 2014 (and in 2013) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 60.72% of US total exports to Lithuania (63.25% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 19.38% of US total exports to Lithuania (19.20% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 6.49% of US total exports to Lithuania (4.43% in 2013);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 3.99% of US total exports to Lithuania (4.67% in 2013);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 2.82% of US total exports to Lithuania (2.98% in 2013);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 2.11% of US total exports to Lithuania (0.89% in 2013);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.16% of US total exports to Lithuania (0.87% in 2013).

The largest gains in US exports to Lithuania in 2014 over 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $13.9 million;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $5.7 million;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $3.6 million;
  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - an increase of $3.1 million;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $2.1 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Lithuania in 2014 over 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $102.6 million;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - a decrease of $36.9 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $14.2 million;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $13.0 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $9.5 million;
  • Man-made staple fibers (HS code 55) - a decrease of $6.9 million;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - a decrease of $6.4 million;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - a decrease of $6.4 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $5.1 million;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $3.4 million;
  • Glass and glassware (HS code 70) - a decrease of $2.3 million.
US exports to Lithuania in 2014 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2014
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2013
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2014
over 2013
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 34,232.4 5.03 71,130.1-51.87
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 38,110.2 5.60 44,525.1-14.41
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 485.5 0.07 6,868.3-92.93
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 238.7 0.04 153.355.67
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 77.0 0.01 0.0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0.0 0.00 62.4-100.00
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 29,643.2 4.35 15,774.087.92
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0.0 0.00 80.5-100.00
10 Cereals 1,839.4 0.27 1,179.855.90
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 1,618.3 0.24 2,218.7-27.06
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 1,358.1 0.20 1,086.525.00
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 21.5 0.00 0.0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 16.7 0.00 30.4-44.93
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 1,702.9 0.25 2,799.2-39.16
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 66.6 0.01 24.2175.29
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 33.4 0.00 81.5-58.98
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 1,154.1 0.17 834.438.31
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 2,977.9 0.44 1,868.359.39
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 4,299.3 0.63 4,265.10.80
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 325.8 0.05 339.7-4.08
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 13,837.1 2.03 10,692.029.42
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 720.1 0.11 381.388.89
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 26,450.1 3.88 39,489.5-33.02
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 4,811.2 0.71 3,409.241.12
29 Organic chemicals 2,100.1 0.31 1,582.632.69
30 Pharmaceutical products 2,192.1 0.32 852.7157.07
31 Fertilizers 693.7 0.10 69.1904.12
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 3,039.0 0.45 1,987.052.94
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 7,411.3 1.09 3,830.593.48
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 1,192.9 0.18 1,409.2-15.35
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 669.2 0.10 327.9104.10
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 103.4 0.02 6.61,458.47
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 126.3 0.02 338.6-62.68
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 9,581.8 1.41 7,485.428.01
39 Plastics and articles thereof 8,637.7 1.27 9,442.2-8.52
40 Rubber and articles thereof 3,636.4 0.53 7,083.2-48.66
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 36.3 0.01 0.0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 261.7 0.04 496.7-47.32
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 48.6 0.01 185.3-73.76
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 4,600.9 0.68 3,766.422.16
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 345.6 0.05 889.4-61.14
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 2,042.8 0.30 1,330.953.49
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 925.1 0.14 1,410.4-34.40
50 Silk 2.5 0.00 7.6-66.79
52 Cotton 480.2 0.07 428.512.08
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 2.8 0.00 0.0
54 Man-made filaments 275.9 0.04 81.7237.65
55 Man-made staple fibers 7,097.4 1.04 14,033.0-49.42
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 120.9 0.02 77.855.34
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 532.3 0.08 234.8126.70
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 8.3 0.00 38.7-78.61
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 370.1 0.05 307.520.33
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 1,095.8 0.16 561.595.16
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 504.6 0.07 803.4-37.19
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 281.0 0.04 740.1-62.04
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 8,154.9 1.20 7,703.45.86
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 192.9 0.03 220.8-12.64
65 Headgear and parts thereof 31.8 0.00 213.8-85.11
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 5.6-100.00
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 32.9 0.00 19.767.05
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 3,056.9 0.45 2,328.431.29
69 Ceramic products 299.2 0.04 193.654.54
70 Glass and glassware 791.3 0.12 3,068.2-74.21
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 424.8 0.06 222.291.21
72 Iron and steel 219.5 0.03 168.230.49
73 Articles of iron or steel 7,333.0 1.08 1,667.8339.69
74 Copper and articles thereof 43.3 0.01 248.2-82.55
75 Nickel and articles thereof 249.5 0.04 343.1-27.28
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 667.9 0.10 554.120.54
79 Zinc and articles thereof 6.4 0.00 0.0
80 Tin and articles thereof 18.5 0.00 6.1204.80
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 42.1 0.01 48.2-12.67
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 4,257.9 0.63 3,203.532.91
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 1,500.1 0.22 1,330.412.76
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 89,815.5 13.19 104,007.1-13.64
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 34,865.3 5.12 34,790.00.22
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 29.4 0.00 16.974.24
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 233,993.6 34.35 336,634.1-30.49
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 17,881.9 2.63 17,689.31.09
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 2,109.0 0.31 2,766.3-23.76
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 34,882.3 5.12 44,405.3-21.45
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 46.5 0.01 103.2-55.00
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 902.4 0.13 748.220.61
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 721.1 0.11 602.719.64
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 2,231.2 0.33 3,572.8-37.55
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 4,809.9 0.71 5,963.8-19.35
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 890.2 0.13 523.869.95
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 1,005.4 0.15 1,546.2-34.97
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 7,203.3 1.06 12,272.8-41.31

US Imports from Lithuania

The major share of US imports from Lithuania in 2014 (and in 2013) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 67.45% of US total imports from Lithuania (79.37% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 6.10% of US total imports from Lithuania (6.25% in 2013);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 5.41% of US total imports from Lithuania (3.13% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 4.00% of US total imports from Lithuania (1.55% in 2013);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 2.65% of US total imports from Lithuania (1.77% in 2013).

The largest gains in US imports from Lithuania in 2014 over 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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 $32.9 million;
  • 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 $8.8 million;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $7.0 million;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - an increase of $5.5 million;
  • Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten (HS code 11) - an increase of $5.4 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $4.8 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 $4.8 million;
  • Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes (HS code 35) - an increase of $3.6 million.

The largest declines in US imports from Lithuania in 2014 over the 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $510.3 million;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $44.9 million.
US imports from Lithuania in 2014 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2014
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2013
USD thousand)
Change
in 2014
over 2013
(%)
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 5,678.7 0.50 179.73,059.97
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 11,798.2 1.04 4,770.6147.31
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 95.3 0.01 15.1530.77
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 82.1 0.01 12.8539.11
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 51.1 0.00 112.9-54.76
10 Cereals 39.0 0.00 21.284.10
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 18,151.6 1.60 12,749.842.37
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 109.5 0.01 260.7-57.99
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 4.0 0.00 0.0
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 9.1 0.00 29.7-69.31
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 17.5 0.00 10.468.80
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 1,059.8 0.09 711.648.94
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 25.1 0.00 34.3-26.84
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 768.5 0.07 655.017.34
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 2,609.9 0.23 2,196.018.85
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 196.8 0.02 188.54.40
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 2,135.3 0.19 1,683.126.87
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 2,700.3 0.24 1,288.5109.56
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 12.3 0.00 18.2-32.24
26 Ores, slag and ash 33.0 0.00 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 767,287.6 67.45 1,277,637.4-39.94
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 15,080.9 1.33 6,252.2141.21
29 Organic chemicals 6,681.2 0.59 4,841.937.99
30 Pharmaceutical products 15.7 0.00 41.1-61.76
31 Fertilizers 24,703.2 2.17 69,637.5-64.53
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 283.7 0.02 0.0
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 30.6 0.00 12.2149.80
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 7,806.1 0.69 4,173.187.06
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 4.0 0.00 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 9,499.6 0.84 11,107.6-14.48
39 Plastics and articles thereof 4,522.0 0.40 4,156.38.80
40 Rubber and articles thereof 745.4 0.07 357.2108.67
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 89.8 0.01 44.0104.28
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 139.0 0.01 1.97,148.46
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 7,119.7 0.63 5,491.329.65
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,336.9 0.12 1,956.7-31.67
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 592.9 0.05 962.6-38.41
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 1,317.4 0.12 856.653.80
52 Cotton 0.0 0.00 0.9-100.00
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 1,409.5 0.12 1,222.115.34
54 Man-made filaments 120.3 0.01 71.268.82
55 Man-made staple fibers 8.6 0.00 0.32,803.70
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 1,403.7 0.12 1,981.2-29.15
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 7.7 0.00 5.833.61
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 11.3 0.00 4.6143.54
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 9.9 0.00 3.0230.11
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 6,096.1 0.54 7,541.5-19.17
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 17,644.2 1.55 15,213.315.98
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 2,009.6 0.18 1,527.231.59
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 63.0 0.01 24.4158.18
65 Headgear and parts thereof 60.7 0.01 47.527.85
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 3.9 0.00 1.8117.49
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 1.3 0.00 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 193.8 0.02 90.7113.71
69 Ceramic products 34.1 0.00 189.6-82.04
70 Glass and glassware 2,544.0 0.22 493.2415.85
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 1,278.2 0.11 2,777.2-53.97
73 Articles of iron or steel 4,077.2 0.36 3,378.320.69
74 Copper and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 281.7-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 493.0 0.04 489.40.73
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 259.3 0.02 129.3100.65
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 256.0 0.02 535.4-52.18
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 9,583.9 0.84 7,412.529.29
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 21,784.7 1.91 16,990.128.22
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 18.9 0.00 8.3128.51
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 458.1 0.04 369.623.93
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 190.9 0.02 918.7-79.22
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0.0 0.00 2.6-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 29,474.6 2.59 24,646.819.59
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 22.8 0.00 0.0
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 2,365.0 0.21 3,014.5-21.55
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 130,736.7 11.49 97,836.933.63
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 2,117.8 0.19 1,682.025.91
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 1,788.9 0.16 1,445.223.78
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 127.4 0.01 227.0-43.88
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 8,144.7 0.72 6,606.923.27
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce