US trade with Lithuania in the 1st quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Jul 27, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Lithuania in the 1st quarter of 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Lithuania

In the 1st quarter of 2017, US trade with Lithuania totaled $566.7 million, up 25.59% ($115.5 million) from the 1st quarter of 2016.

US exports to Lithuania in the 1st quarter of 2017 totaled $120.1 million, up 3.13% ($3.6 million) from the 1st quarter of 2016.

US imports from Lithuania in the 1st quarter of 2017 totaled $446.6 million, up 33.40% ($111.8 million) from the 1st quarter of 2016.

US trade deficit with Lithuania in the 1st quarter of 2017 was $326.6 million, a 49.54% increase ($108.2 million) over the 1st quarter of 2016.

Lithuania was the US 75th largest trading partner in the 1st quarter of 2017 (up from 78th in the 1st quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0604% of US total trade (up from 0.0516% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

Lithuania was the US 94th largest export market in the 1st quarter of 2017 (down from 90th in the 1st quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0322% of US total exports (down from 0.0335% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

Lithuania was the US 66th largest supplier in the 1st quarter of 2017 (up from 71st in the 1st quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0790% of US total imports (up from 0.0635% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Lithuania

The major share of US exports to Lithuania in the 1st quarter of 2017 (and in the 1st quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 76.27% of US total exports to Lithuania (66.85% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 8.48% of US total exports to Lithuania (9.05% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 7.02% of US total exports to Lithuania (13.96% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.38% of US total exports to Lithuania (1.62% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.25% of US total exports to Lithuania (1.45% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 1.07% of US total exports to Lithuania (1.06% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Lithuania in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 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 $10.9 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $3.0 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $2.3 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 $1.4 million;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $0.9 million;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $0.5 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Lithuania in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - a decrease of $4.5 million;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $3.8 million;
  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - a decrease of $2.5 million;
  • Glass and glassware (HS code 70) - a decrease of $1.5 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $0.8 million;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $0.8 million;
  • Knitted or crocheted fabrics (HS code 60) - a decrease of $0.5 million;
  • Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 16) - a decrease of $0.5 million;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - a decrease of $0.5 million.
US exports to Lithuania in the 1st quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in Q1 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in Q1 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q1 2017
over Q1 2016
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 9.5 0.01 0.0
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 631.9 0.53 5,172.1-87.78
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.00 158.8-100.00
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 109.5 0.09 24.9340.72
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0.0 0.00 2.7-100.00
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 4,305.5 3.59 3,421.425.84
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0.0 0.00 9.3-100.00
10 Cereals 586.9 0.49 96.5508.29
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 286.7 0.24 738.3-61.17
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.00 512.6-100.00
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 55.8 0.05 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0.0 0.00 3.2-100.00
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 699.6 0.58 1,051.0-33.44
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 406.9 0.34 545.1-25.35
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 643.9 0.54 1,396.1-53.88
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 117.3 0.10 16.2624.30
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 572.8 0.48 3,099.2-81.52
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 207.4 0.17 182.713.51
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 132.0 0.11 94.140.32
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 163.2 0.14 148.59.84
29 Organic chemicals 237.5 0.20 293.1-18.96
30 Pharmaceutical products 534.9 0.45 244.4118.89
31 Fertilizers 23.6 0.02 0.0
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 682.2 0.57 339.7100.84
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 2,495.2 2.08 2,261.610.33
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 203.7 0.17 176.415.49
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 1,027.3 0.86 1,351.7-24.00
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 11.0 0.01 18.9-42.05
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 2,263.2 1.89 2,458.5-7.94
39 Plastics and articles thereof 2,228.8 1.86 3,044.2-26.78
40 Rubber and articles thereof 314.2 0.26 204.353.79
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 31.3 0.03 21.247.85
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 45.8 0.04 0.0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 1,276.5 1.06 1,590.3-19.73
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 106.0 0.09 25.0324.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 224.0 0.19 224.2-0.09
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 53.3 0.04 51.73.20
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 57.5 0.05 0.0
52 Cotton 25.1 0.02 0.0
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0.0 0.00 2.6-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 17.4 0.01 229.3-92.42
55 Man-made staple fibers 0.0 0.00 83.7-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 123.6 0.10 19.6530.71
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 86.0 0.07 214.7-59.93
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 3.1 0.00 3.2-5.10
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 100.3 0.08 98.22.14
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 97.2 0.08 625.5-84.46
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 85.1 0.07 82.53.07
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 162.5 0.14 8.61,789.19
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 418.0 0.35 273.652.80
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 268.5 0.22 0.0
65 Headgear and parts thereof 53.2 0.04 38.438.74
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 0.0 0.00 10.8-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 128.1 0.11 115.910.58
69 Ceramic products 14.5 0.01 2.8428.00
70 Glass and glassware 1,994.1 1.66 3,478.8-42.68
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 90.7 0.08 136.1-33.33
72 Iron and steel 23.8 0.02 45.8-47.97
73 Articles of iron or steel 374.3 0.31 274.036.59
74 Copper and articles thereof 29.1 0.02 4.0627.63
75 Nickel and articles thereof 6.7 0.01 49.7-86.57
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 90.7 0.08 52.373.66
78 Lead and articles thereof 2.7 0.00 0.0
80 Tin and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 21.5-100.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 101.6 0.08 9.4983.94
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 464.4 0.39 667.7-30.44
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 194.1 0.16 108.678.65
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 18,432.2 15.35 16,111.414.40
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 8,068.1 6.72 6,685.120.69
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 10.1 0.01 0.0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 49,184.8 40.97 38,304.728.40
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 6,627.2 5.52 10,423.9-36.42
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 149.5 0.12 194.4-23.07
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 9,100.9 7.58 6,101.649.16
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 75.6 0.06 65.814.91
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 468.5 0.39 321.845.57
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 716.7 0.60 876.6-18.24
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 435.9 0.36 292.948.80
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 61.4 0.05 110.2-44.31
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 82.5 0.07 307.1-73.13

US Imports from Lithuania

The major share of US imports from Lithuania in the 1st quarter of 2017 (and in the 1st quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 70.46% of US total imports from Lithuania (64.18% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 11.98% of US total imports from Lithuania (8.77% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 4.48% of US total imports from Lithuania (8.17% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 1.85% of US total imports from Lithuania (5.00% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.46% of US total imports from Lithuania (2.24% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 0.92% of US total imports from Lithuania (1.19% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.40% of US total imports from Lithuania (1.58% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Lithuania in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 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 $99.7 million;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - an increase of $28.9 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 $7.3 million;
  • Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 93) - an increase of $1.6 million;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - an increase of $1.5 million.

The largest declines in US imports from Lithuania in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 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 $5.5 million;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - a decrease of $5.1 million;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $4.0 million;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $3.3 million;
  • Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten (HS code 11) - a decrease of $1.8 million;
  • Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes (HS code 35) - a decrease of $1.7 million;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - a decrease of $1.5 million.
US imports from Lithuania in the 1st quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in Q1 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in Q1 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q1 2017
over Q1 2016
(%)
01 Live animals 0.0 0.00 3.1-100.00
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 100.3 0.02 1,566.2-93.59
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2,821.1 0.63 7,885.7-64.23
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 5.8 0.00 2.8107.39
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 0.0 0.00 15.8-100.00
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 48.2 0.01 53.9-10.50
10 Cereals 35.1 0.01 4.1757.66
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 3,225.1 0.72 5,012.9-35.66
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 4.6 0.00 85.1-94.63
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0.0 0.00 18.9-100.00
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 363.8 0.08 301.620.63
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 8.4 0.00 3.9114.09
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 163.3 0.04 202.2-19.23
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 804.6 0.18 661.921.55
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 38.1 0.01 29.330.07
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 535.9 0.12 410.830.44
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 95.0 0.02 201.1-52.75
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0.0 0.00 282.5-100.00
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 66.4 0.01 12.7421.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 314,611.0 70.44 214,879.046.41
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 3,858.3 0.86 4,983.1-22.57
29 Organic chemicals 3,454.6 0.77 1,913.180.58
30 Pharmaceutical products 2,077.2 0.47 1,656.725.39
31 Fertilizers 28,938.9 6.48 14.4201,564.80
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 40.1 0.01 7.4441.11
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 136.4 0.03 24.2464.64
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 1,952.1 0.44 3,633.6-46.28
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 12,453.9 2.79 16,490.8-24.48
39 Plastics and articles thereof 538.6 0.12 611.7-11.95
40 Rubber and articles thereof 69.1 0.02 38.778.40
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0.8 0.00 0.0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 24.4 0.01 17.638.70
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 8.5 0.00 9.4-9.55
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 3,546.4 0.79 3,331.96.44
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 407.7 0.09 547.1-25.48
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 158.5 0.04 120.032.02
50 Silk 0.0 0.00 1.0-100.00
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 437.4 0.10 1,133.5-61.41
52 Cotton 2.6 0.00 0.0
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 97.0 0.02 187.9-48.40
54 Man-made filaments 10.6 0.00 67.5-84.29
55 Man-made staple fibers 0.0 0.00 0.6-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 580.2 0.13 457.326.87
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 2.5 0.00 3.5-28.81
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 0.0 0.00 2.9-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0.3 0.00 42.4-99.35
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 14.5 0.00 4.7210.44
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 978.2 0.22 915.86.81
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 3,514.1 0.79 3,881.8-9.47
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 715.5 0.16 596.020.06
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 12.4 0.00 186.5-93.33
65 Headgear and parts thereof 6.5 0.00 6.24.11
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 111.8 0.03 0.0
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 32.4 0.01 9.3249.12
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 80.4 0.02 90.8-11.39
69 Ceramic products 5.1 0.00 4.416.29
70 Glass and glassware 172.0 0.04 199.6-13.86
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 472.1 0.11 563.8-16.25
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,370.0 0.31 4,690.9-70.79
74 Copper and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 42.6-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 232.9 0.05 127.882.21
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 3.7 0.00 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 22.9 0.01 11.3103.60
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 178.1 0.04 419.1-57.50
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 4,059.6 0.91 4,890.3-16.99
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 5,698.3 1.28 11,201.0-49.13
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 15.9 0.00 0.0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 134.3 0.03 404.0-66.76
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 27.8 0.01 131.6-78.84
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 10,082.4 2.26 10,737.2-6.10
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 0.0 0.00 3.3-100.00
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 2,543.4 0.57 941.3170.21
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 29,680.9 6.65 22,392.332.55
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 372.0 0.08 331.412.24
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 358.5 0.08 248.044.53
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 162.7 0.04 119.636.11
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce