US trade with Montserrat in the 3rd quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Mar 27, 2018

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Montserrat in the 3rd quarter of 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Montserrat

In the 3rd quarter of 2017, US trade with Montserrat totaled $2.9 million, up 45.96% ($0.9 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US exports to Montserrat in the 3rd quarter of 2017 totaled $2.6 million, up 38.56% ($0.7 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US imports from Montserrat in the 3rd quarter of 2017 totaled $0.4 million, up 131.12% ($0.2 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US trade surplus with Montserrat in the 3rd quarter of 2017 was $2.2 million, a 29.75% increase ($0.5 million) over the 3rd quarter of 2016.

Montserrat was the US 192nd largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 199th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0003% of US total trade (up from 0.0002% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Montserrat was the US 185th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 189th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0007% of US total exports (up from 0.0005% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Montserrat was the US 198th largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 205th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0001% of US total imports (up from 0.0000% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Montserrat

The major share of US exports to Montserrat in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 31.96% of US total exports to Montserrat (1.65% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 28.46% of US total exports to Montserrat (37.01% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 5.13% of US total exports to Montserrat (14.35% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 3.92% of US total exports to Montserrat (6.43% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 3.82% of US total exports to Montserrat (6.15% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.11% of US total exports to Montserrat (6.35% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.10% of US total exports to Montserrat (0.60% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Montserrat in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd 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 $814.1 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $261.7 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 $28.7 thousand;
  • Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof (HS code 56) - an increase of $25.0 thousand;
  • Copper and articles thereof (HS code 74) - an increase of $23.3 thousand;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $15.3 thousand;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $15.0 thousand;
  • 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 $9.6 thousand;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $7.8 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Montserrat in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd 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) - a decrease of $227.9 thousand;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - a decrease of $97.2 thousand;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - a decrease of $81.7 thousand;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - a decrease of $38.9 thousand;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $36.2 thousand;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - a decrease of $26.0 thousand;
  • Ceramic products (HS code 69) - a decrease of $22.5 thousand;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $19.9 thousand;
  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - a decrease of $17.9 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $17.5 thousand;
  • Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials (HS code 68) - a decrease of $17.2 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $11.5 thousand;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - a decrease of $9.8 thousand;
  • Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 93) - a decrease of $8.9 thousand;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $8.8 thousand;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - a decrease of $8.2 thousand.
US exports to Montserrat in the 3rd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in Q3 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in Q3 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q3 2017
over Q3 2016
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 30.8 1.20 112.5-72.60
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 3.0 0.12 0.0
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 15.0 0.58 0.0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 15.3 0.59 0.0
10 Cereals 0.0 0.00 4.7-100.00
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 0.0 0.00 2.6-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 6.8 0.27 15.0-54.45
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.00 2.7-100.00
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 8.0 0.31 6.032.95
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 14.4 0.56 40.4-64.38
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 31.3 1.22 42.7-26.88
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 3.4 0.13 39.6-91.53
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 4.0 0.16 0.0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0.0 0.00 5.5-100.00
26 Ores, slag and ash 0.0 0.00 17.9-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 821.2 31.96 7.111,433.57
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 9.6 0.38 0.0
30 Pharmaceutical products 0.0 0.00 8.8-100.00
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 20.0 0.78 20.8-3.70
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 3.2 0.12 9.8-67.11
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 2.8 0.11 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 9.6 0.37 2.6274.58
39 Plastics and articles thereof 23.7 0.92 23.22.42
40 Rubber and articles thereof 29.0 1.13 49.0-40.69
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 20.6 0.80 117.8-82.49
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 7.8 0.30 0.0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 25.0 0.97 0.0
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 3.1 0.12 0.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.00 5.8-100.00
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.0 0.00 5.3-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 41.4 1.61 58.6-29.30
69 Ceramic products 13.3 0.52 35.8-62.78
70 Glass and glassware 8.9 0.35 7.716.00
72 Iron and steel 8.7 0.34 7.99.14
73 Articles of iron or steel 46.9 1.83 43.57.84
74 Copper and articles thereof 23.3 0.91 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 12.7 0.49 22.5-43.61
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 6.4 0.25 45.3-85.94
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 2.7 0.11 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 441.2 17.17 179.5145.78
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 167.0 6.50 138.320.75
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 123.0 4.79 350.9-64.94
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 17.5-100.00
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 8.9-100.00
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 33.8 1.32 27.423.40
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 2.9 0.11 7.6-61.82
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 4.2 0.16 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 3.1 0.12 0.0

US Imports from Montserrat

The major share of US imports from Montserrat in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 52.75% of US total imports from Montserrat (92.68% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 2.29% of US total imports from Montserrat (0.00% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Montserrat in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 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 $149.7 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 $107.3 thousand;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - an increase of $8.5 thousand;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $3.6 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Montserrat in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $38.6 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $21.6 thousand.
US imports from Montserrat in the 3rd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in Q3 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in Q3 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q3 2017
over Q3 2016
(%)
40 Rubber and articles thereof 3.6 0.96 0.0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 8.5 2.29 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 78.6 21.09 117.1-32.92
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 107.3 28.79 0.0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 10.7 2.87 32.3-66.84
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 150.7 40.44 0.915,913.50
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce