US trade (export - import) with Mali in 2013

Published or Updated: Feb 02, 2017

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

US Trade with Mali

In 2013, US trade with Mali was $53.6 million, down 15.51% ($9.8 million) from 2012.

US exports to Mali in 2013 were $49.9 million, down 16.49% ($9.9 million) from 2012.

US imports from Mali in 2013 totaled $3.8 million, up 0.14% ($0.0 million) from 2012.

US trade surplus with Mali in 2013 was $46.1 million, a 17.60% decrease ($9.9 million) over 2012.

Mali was the US 174th largest trading partner in 2013 (just as in 2012), accounting for 0.0014% of US total trade (down from 0.0016% in 2012).

Mali was the US 165th largest export market in 2013 (down from 159th in 2012), accounting for 0.0032% of US total exports (down from 0.0039% in 2012).

Mali was the US 181st largest supplier in 2013 (down from 180th in 2012), accounting for 0.0002% of US total imports (just as in 2012).

US Exports to Mali

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 44.01% of US total exports to Mali (31.42% in 2012);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 28.47% of US total exports to Mali (44.63% in 2012);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 17.38% of US total exports to Mali (17.83% in 2012);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 5.14% of US total exports to Mali (2.31% in 2012);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.66% of US total exports to Mali (1.08% in 2012).

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

  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $3,689.7 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $2,707.8 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $1,075.4 thousand;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - an increase of $1,034.2 thousand;
  • 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 $559.9 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $536.4 thousand;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - an increase of $322.9 thousand;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $319.1 thousand;
  • Man-made staple fibers (HS code 55) - an increase of $217.3 thousand;
  • Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 16) - an increase of $170.0 thousand.

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

  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $11,583.6 thousand;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $2,722.8 thousand;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - a decrease of $1,983.0 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $1,416.9 thousand;
  • Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares (HS code 19) - a decrease of $1,163.4 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $422.8 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $411.7 thousand;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $357.3 thousand;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - a decrease of $291.7 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $173.1 thousand.
US exports to Mali 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
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 0.0 0.00 31.9-100.00
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 36.5 0.07 16.6120.07
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0.0 0.00 1,983.0-100.00
10 Cereals 1,270.1 2.55 3,992.9-68.19
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0.0 0.00 291.7-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 6,097.6 12.22 2,407.8153.24
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 170.0 0.34 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 766.2 1.54 1,929.5-60.29
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 322.9 0.65 0.0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 10.1 0.02 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 5.3 0.01 30.1-82.54
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 20.7 0.04 35.6-41.87
29 Organic chemicals 16.8 0.03 0.0
30 Pharmaceutical products 12,176.9 24.41 23,760.4-48.75
31 Fertilizers 0.0 0.00 357.3-100.00
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 49.1 0.10 43.911.80
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 109.5 0.22 33.7224.84
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 80.9 0.16 6.31,178.38
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 4.2 0.01 0.0
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 62.5 0.13 0.0
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 0.0 0.00 2.8-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 157.6 0.32 569.3-72.31
39 Plastics and articles thereof 1,391.6 2.79 1,814.4-23.30
40 Rubber and articles thereof 136.8 0.27 37.5264.65
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 48.7 0.10 5.6776.90
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 0.0 0.00 17.5-100.00
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 0.0 0.00 18.8-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 12.1 0.02 9.823.31
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 10.9 0.02 2.7298.98
54 Man-made filaments 73.2 0.15 167.2-56.23
55 Man-made staple fibers 217.3 0.44 0.0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 62.4 0.13 18.7233.37
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 0.0 0.00 37.1-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 13.5 0.03 5.1164.93
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 2.9 0.01 0.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 4.0 0.01 6.9-42.30
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 2,180.2 4.37 1,145.990.25
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 4.1 0.01 0.0
65 Headgear and parts thereof 7.7 0.02 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 5.0 0.01 0.0
70 Glass and glassware 0.0 0.00 11.4-100.00
72 Iron and steel 5.9 0.01 0.0
73 Articles of iron or steel 90.0 0.18 263.1-65.79
74 Copper and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 27.9-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 9.6 0.02 3.4184.89
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 157.1 0.31 282.8-44.43
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 64.8 0.13 65.7-1.25
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 13,363.8 26.78 10,655.925.41
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 2,598.5 5.21 2,038.527.47
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 3.0-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 3,084.0 6.18 4,500.9-31.48
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 676.7 1.36 357.689.23
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 13.8 0.03 73.6-81.31
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 2,219.9 4.45 1,144.493.97
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 73.5 0.15 32.3127.57
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 11.5 0.02 32.4-64.56
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0.0 0.00 8.0-100.00
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0.0 0.00 3.5-100.00
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 1,996.8 4.00 1,460.436.73

US Imports from Mali

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

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 26.00% of US total imports from Mali (15.42% in 2012);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 8.14% of US total imports from Mali (11.35% in 2012);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 2.49% of US total imports from Mali (1.00% in 2012);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.82% of US total imports from Mali (2.78% in 2012);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 1.29% of US total imports from Mali (3.87% in 2012);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.77% of US total imports from Mali (1.94% in 2012).

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

  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - an increase of $475.0 thousand;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $433.3 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $89.6 thousand;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - an increase of $32.0 thousand;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $27.4 thousand;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $22.5 thousand.

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

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $496.3 thousand;
  • 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 $213.2 thousand;
  • 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) - a decrease of $96.5 thousand;
  • 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 $56.9 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $43.7 thousand;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - a decrease of $43.6 thousand;
  • Live animals (HS code 01) - a decrease of $33.9 thousand;
  • Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles (HS code 92) - a decrease of $29.8 thousand;
  • Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather (HS code 41) - a decrease of $27.2 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $20.0 thousand;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - a decrease of $17.0 thousand.
US imports from Mali 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 24.0 0.64 58.0-58.53
10 Cereals 22.5 0.60 0.0
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 10.5 0.28 7.441.99
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 911.3 24.27 478.090.66
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 8.0 0.21 17.9-55.50
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 0.0 0.00 17.0-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 20.0-100.00
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0.0 0.00 27.2-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 2.1 0.06 9.9-79.11
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 27.4 0.73 0.0
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 0.0 0.00 3.3-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 66.2 1.76 34.393.22
52 Cotton 13.8 0.37 4.6197.95
54 Man-made filaments 0.0 0.00 2.6-100.00
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 3.7 0.10 0.0
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 0.3 0.01 0.0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0.5 0.01 1.8-70.22
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 23.9 0.64 67.5-64.60
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 26.0 0.69 26.4-1.55
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 1.3-100.00
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 48.4 1.29 145.0-66.58
73 Articles of iron or steel 29.0 0.77 72.7-60.11
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 82.4 2.19 75.68.99
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 114.2 3.04 327.4-65.12
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 3.0-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 109.1 2.91 19.5460.34
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 69.0 1.84 98.9-30.17
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 0.8 0.02 57.7-98.54
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 10.2 0.27 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 1,983.3 52.81 1,508.331.49
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 168.8 4.49 665.1-74.63
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce