US trade (export - import) with Mali in 2014

Published or Updated: Feb 08, 2017

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

US Trade with Mali

In 2014, US trade with Mali was $43.3 million, down 19.21% ($10.3 million) from 2013.

US exports to Mali in 2014 were $38.5 million, down 22.91% ($11.4 million) from 2013.

US imports from Mali in 2014 totaled $4.9 million, up 29.89% ($1.1 million) from 2013.

US trade surplus with Mali in 2014 was $33.6 million, a 27.21% decrease ($12.6 million) over 2013.

Mali was the US 178th largest trading partner in 2014 (down from 174th in 2013), accounting for 0.0011% of US total trade (down from 0.0014% in 2013).

Mali was the US 170th largest export market in 2014 (down from 165th in 2013), accounting for 0.0024% of US total exports (down from 0.0032% in 2013).

Mali was the US 180th largest supplier in 2014 (up from 181st in 2013), accounting for 0.0002% of US total imports (just as in 2013).

US Exports to Mali

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 40.68% of US total exports to Mali (44.01% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 39.21% of US total exports to Mali (28.47% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 6.69% of US total exports to Mali (17.38% in 2013);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 4.74% of US total exports to Mali (5.14% in 2013);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 4.20% of US total exports to Mali (0.66% in 2013).

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

  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $825.1 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $519.6 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 $507.9 thousand;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $489.5 thousand;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - an increase of $418.6 thousand;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $326.8 thousand;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $217.7 thousand;
  • Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 93) - an increase of $169.4 thousand;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $156.2 thousand;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - an increase of $145.9 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Mali in 2014 over 2013 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) - a decrease of $5,731.8 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $4,428.3 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $1,465.8 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $985.3 thousand;
  • Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares (HS code 19) - a decrease of $766.2 thousand;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - a decrease of $679.5 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $584.6 thousand;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $334.4 thousand;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - a decrease of $322.9 thousand;
  • Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 16) - a decrease of $170.0 thousand.
US exports to Mali 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
(%)
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 79.9 0.21 36.5118.81
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 217.7 0.57 0.0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 145.9 0.38 0.0
10 Cereals 1,759.7 4.57 1,270.138.54
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 3.5 0.01 0.0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 365.8 0.95 6,097.6-94.00
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.00 170.0-100.00
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0.0 0.00 766.2-100.00
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 0.0 0.00 322.9-100.00
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.00 10.1-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 0.0 0.00 5.3-100.00
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 15.8 0.04 20.7-23.37
29 Organic chemicals 13.9 0.04 16.8-17.65
30 Pharmaceutical products 12,503.6 32.51 12,176.92.68
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 4.3 0.01 49.1-91.27
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 134.2 0.35 109.522.54
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 80.9-100.00
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 10.7 0.03 4.2153.76
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 130.0 0.34 62.5108.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 677.3 1.76 157.6329.66
39 Plastics and articles thereof 1,358.1 3.53 1,391.6-2.41
40 Rubber and articles thereof 232.3 0.60 136.869.74
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 103.9 0.27 48.7113.46
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 168.3 0.44 12.11,288.73
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 30.4 0.08 10.9178.72
54 Man-made filaments 73.7 0.19 73.20.66
55 Man-made staple fibers 129.0 0.34 217.3-40.65
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 62.4-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 33.4 0.09 13.5148.02
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 7.2 0.02 2.9149.46
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 70.7 0.18 4.01,676.97
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 1,500.6 3.90 2,180.2-31.17
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 4.4 0.01 4.17.91
65 Headgear and parts thereof 4.2 0.01 7.7-45.87
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 5.9 0.02 5.017.92
70 Glass and glassware 48.8 0.13 0.0
72 Iron and steel 8.7 0.02 5.947.80
73 Articles of iron or steel 915.1 2.38 90.0916.64
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 44.4 0.12 9.6361.28
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 49.8 0.13 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 575.8 1.50 157.1266.40
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 20.9 0.05 64.8-67.73
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 8,935.5 23.23 13,363.8-33.14
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 3,106.4 8.08 2,598.519.55
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 1,618.2 4.21 3,084.0-47.53
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 342.2 0.89 676.7-49.43
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 9.9 0.03 13.8-28.04
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 1,635.3 4.25 2,219.9-26.33
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 169.4 0.44 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 110.2 0.29 73.549.91
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 53.0 0.14 11.5362.50
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 23.2 0.06 0.0
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 1,011.4 2.63 1,996.8-49.35

US Imports from Mali

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

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 26.85% of US total imports from Mali (26.00% in 2013);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 6.55% of US total imports from Mali (8.14% in 2013);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 4.12% of US total imports from Mali (1.29% in 2013);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 2.00% of US total imports from Mali (1.82% in 2013);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 0.46% of US total imports from Mali (2.49% in 2013).

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

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $467.0 thousand;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $402.4 thousand;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - an increase of $170.0 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) - an increase of $152.3 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) - an increase of $128.0 thousand;
  • Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten (HS code 11) - an increase of $44.0 thousand;
  • Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles (HS code 92) - an increase of $40.7 thousand;
  • Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts (HS code 13) - an increase of $27.3 thousand;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - an increase of $20.6 thousand;
  • Ceramic products (HS code 69) - an increase of $15.5 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Mali in 2014 over the 2013 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) - a decrease of $117.2 thousand;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $64.0 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $63.7 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $50.6 thousand;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $22.5 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $20.4 thousand.
US imports from Mali 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 31.6 0.65 24.031.44
10 Cereals 0.0 0.00 22.5-100.00
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 54.5 1.12 10.5420.62
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 27.3 0.56 0.0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 794.0 16.28 911.3-12.87
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0.0 0.00 8.0-100.00
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 402.4 8.25 0.0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 2.0 0.04 2.1-2.65
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 17.8 0.36 27.4-35.04
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 2.5 0.05 0.0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 2.2 0.05 66.2-96.61
52 Cotton 14.1 0.29 13.82.24
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 0.0 0.00 3.7-100.00
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 0.0 0.00 0.3-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 1.2 0.02 0.5122.89
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 44.5 0.91 23.986.13
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 34.2 0.70 26.031.38
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 3.4 0.07 0.0
69 Ceramic products 15.5 0.32 0.0
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 200.7 4.12 48.4314.36
73 Articles of iron or steel 8.6 0.18 29.0-70.25
74 Copper and articles thereof 2.5 0.05 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 31.8 0.65 82.4-61.38
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 242.2 4.96 114.2112.06
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 45.4 0.93 109.1-58.38
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 109.7 2.25 69.058.94
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 0.9 0.02 0.89.63
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 10.2-100.00
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 2,153.3 44.14 1,983.38.57
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 635.8 13.03 168.8276.75
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce