US trade (export - import) with Luxembourg in 2014

Published or Updated: Feb 07, 2017

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

US Trade with Luxembourg

In 2014, US trade with Luxembourg was $2,301.3 million, down 8.44% ($212.2 million) from 2013.

US exports to Luxembourg in 2014 were $1,516.2 million, down 17.99% ($332.6 million) from 2013.

US imports from Luxembourg in 2014 totaled $785.1 million, up 18.11% ($120.4 million) from 2013.

US trade surplus with Luxembourg in 2014 was $731.1 million, a 38.26% decrease ($453.0 million) over 2013.

Luxembourg was the US 79th largest trading partner in 2014 (down from 77th in 2013), accounting for 0.0571% of US total trade (down from 0.0644% in 2013).

Luxembourg was the US 71st largest export market in 2014 (down from 65th in 2013), accounting for 0.0936% of US total exports (down from 0.1172% in 2013).

Luxembourg was the US 82nd largest supplier in 2014 (up from 86th in 2013), accounting for 0.0326% of US total imports (up from 0.0286% in 2013).

US Exports to Luxembourg

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 66.09% of US total exports to Luxembourg (78.97% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 11.85% of US total exports to Luxembourg (7.03% in 2013);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 3.84% of US total exports to Luxembourg (0.86% in 2013);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.90% of US total exports to Luxembourg (1.50% in 2013);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 1.58% of US total exports to Luxembourg (0.74% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 1.21% of US total exports to Luxembourg (2.87% in 2013);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 1.08% of US total exports to Luxembourg (0.75% in 2013).

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

  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - an increase of $68.7 million;
  • Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin (HS code 71) - an increase of $42.3 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 $33.5 million;
  • Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof (HS code 81) - an increase of $10.2 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $7.2 million;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $6.9 million.

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

  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $421.5 million;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - a decrease of $36.4 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $30.2 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $11.5 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $11.4 million.
US exports to Luxembourg 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
(%)
01 Live animals 96.2 0.01 226.9-57.61
02 Meat and edible meat offal 1,500.8 0.10 715.6109.73
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 0.0 0.00 6.3-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 6.1 0.00 5.94.25
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 13,229.9 0.87 49,667.6-73.36
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 131.7 0.01 99.033.00
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 169.1 0.01 28.2500.09
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 2,314.5 0.15 2,028.614.09
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 35.3 0.00 31.910.60
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 2.8 0.00 138.0-97.98
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 64.6 0.00 21.0207.14
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 359.4 0.02 44.9700.67
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 22.5 0.00 31.9-29.58
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 488.1 0.03 0.0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 15,349.6 1.01 13,492.513.76
26 Ores, slag and ash 708.1 0.05 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 386.5 0.03 443.8-12.91
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 55,206.5 3.64 21,746.7153.86
29 Organic chemicals 1,224.7 0.08 26.94,448.91
30 Pharmaceutical products 1,280.0 0.08 1,752.2-26.95
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 4,160.7 0.27 5,024.3-17.19
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1,178.1 0.08 669.076.10
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 64.4 0.00 20.2218.03
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 36.2 0.00 25.840.48
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 686.8 0.05 0.0
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 68.5 0.00 104.4-34.34
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 4,011.7 0.26 2,996.133.90
39 Plastics and articles thereof 36,042.0 2.38 28,885.724.77
40 Rubber and articles thereof 75,684.2 4.99 68,784.210.03
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 298.9 0.02 607.3-50.79
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 17.0 0.00 48.8-65.20
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 90.2 0.01 34.9158.47
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 2,855.0 0.19 1,898.750.37
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 900.2 0.06 938.1-4.04
54 Man-made filaments 567.6 0.04 356.759.11
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 26,794.5 1.77 23,292.415.04
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 3.3 0.00 17.9-81.59
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 15.0 0.00 0.0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 117.8 0.01 210.5-44.02
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 0.0 0.00 2,362.5-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 33.4 0.00 68.9-51.57
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 918.3 0.06 740.024.09
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 66.9 0.00 102.0-34.45
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 248.1 0.02 184.534.51
65 Headgear and parts thereof 39.6 0.00 395.9-90.01
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 1,812.7 0.12 1,932.0-6.18
69 Ceramic products 272.5 0.02 102.5165.94
70 Glass and glassware 1,151.8 0.08 1,581.6-27.18
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 58,196.1 3.84 15,862.1266.89
72 Iron and steel 102.7 0.01 60.370.38
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,542.2 0.10 1,522.71.28
74 Copper and articles thereof 7,487.9 0.49 8,571.9-12.65
75 Nickel and articles thereof 98.4 0.01 145.1-32.13
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 1,106.0 0.07 504.9119.02
79 Zinc and articles thereof 284.3 0.02 10.62,581.10
80 Tin and articles thereof 12.0 0.00 0.0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 11,121.8 0.73 958.61,060.18
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 1,448.4 0.10 1,129.128.27
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 722.0 0.05 686.85.13
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 120,014.4 7.92 150,253.3-20.13
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 47,379.0 3.12 45,435.64.28
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 0.0 0.00 40.0-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 5,931.2 0.39 3,500.069.46
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 788,551.8 52.01 1,210,010.5-34.83
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 994.6 0.07 7.812,688.70
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 39,191.1 2.58 50,698.4-22.70
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 66.2 0.00 75.1-11.96
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 525.5 0.03 258.0103.66
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 4,427.7 0.29 7,706.5-42.55
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 773.9 0.05 972.0-20.38
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 595.0 0.04 840.0-29.16
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 87.7 0.01 111.6-21.39
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 139,461.7 9.20 70,787.897.01
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 35,373.5 2.33 46,731.2-24.30

US Imports from Luxembourg

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

  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 43.72% of US total imports from Luxembourg (40.10% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 8.61% of US total imports from Luxembourg (8.40% in 2013);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 8.61% of US total imports from Luxembourg (11.67% in 2013);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 4.41% of US total imports from Luxembourg (4.55% in 2013);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 1.03% of US total imports from Luxembourg (0.07% in 2013).

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

  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $70.2 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $29.8 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $9.2 million;
  • Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin (HS code 71) - an increase of $7.6 million;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $3.8 million;
  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - an increase of $3.4 million;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - an increase of $3.2 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 $2.6 million.

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

  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $5.2 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $4.9 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) - a decrease of $3.0 million.
US imports from Luxembourg 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
(%)
01 Live animals 70.1 0.01 0.0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 17.1 0.00 0.0
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 181.3 0.02 9.91,726.95
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 272.5 0.03 286.4-4.86
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 23.5 0.00 22.73.72
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 64.1 0.01 60.85.46
26 Ores, slag and ash 3,359.4 0.43 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 11.4 0.00 13.5-15.59
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 325.1 0.04 0.0
29 Organic chemicals 21.7 0.00 0.0
30 Pharmaceutical products 4.3 0.00 0.0
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 381.9 0.05 454.8-16.03
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 3,238.7 0.41 995.2225.42
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 0.0 0.00 7.8-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 275.8 0.04 341.7-19.27
39 Plastics and articles thereof 35,922.7 4.58 26,686.834.61
40 Rubber and articles thereof 27,435.6 3.49 27,366.20.25
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 15.0 0.00 6.0149.06
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 45.1 0.01 729.8-93.82
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 185.1 0.02 129.542.93
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 265.0 0.03 471.6-43.79
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 31,169.6 3.97 28,923.97.76
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 27.1 0.00 0.0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 3,451.4 0.44 1,152.9199.36
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0.4 0.00 2.0-81.01
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 12.9 0.00 4.9165.69
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.3 0.00 2.2-85.43
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.3 0.00 188.6-99.86
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.3 0.00 0.0
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 0.4-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 2,529.2 0.32 2,292.810.32
69 Ceramic products 38.2 0.00 53.8-28.97
70 Glass and glassware 3,412.0 0.43 2,941.915.98
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 8,123.0 1.03 474.41,612.14
72 Iron and steel 171,024.9 21.78 100,809.169.65
73 Articles of iron or steel 127,826.6 16.28 124,008.83.08
74 Copper and articles thereof 16,732.6 2.13 17,388.1-3.77
75 Nickel and articles thereof 2.4 0.00 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 2,161.1 0.28 2,360.4-8.45
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 9,862.0 1.26 9,542.83.34
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 15,550.4 1.98 12,383.325.58
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 123.7 0.02 58.7110.88
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 41,553.5 5.29 46,411.0-10.47
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 8,602.9 1.10 5,963.544.26
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 3.3 0.00 0.0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 6,623.0 0.84 7,559.8-12.39
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 3,426.5 0.44 8,654.9-60.41
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 8.1 0.00 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 7,346.9 0.94 9,000.8-18.37
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 0.0 0.00 4.2-100.00
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 64.0 0.01 332.7-80.76
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 892.1 0.11 3,849.1-76.82
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 174.6 0.02 33.4423.54
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 218.1 0.03 287.1-24.02
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 809.3 0.10 964.1-16.06
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 251,231.5 32.00 221,476.913.43
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce