US trade with North Korea in the 4th quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Mar 30, 2018

The report on US foreign trade in goods with North Korea in the 4th quarter of 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with North Korea

In the 4th quarter of 2017, US trade with North Korea was $0.0 million, down 100.00% ($0.1 million) from the 4th quarter of 2016.

US exports to North Korea in the 4th quarter of 2017 were $0.0 million, down 100.00% ($0.1 million) from the 4th quarter of 2016.

US imports from North Korea in the 4th quarter of 2017 were $0.0 million, unchanged from the 4th quarter of 2016.

US trade balance with North Korea went from a surplus of $0.1 million in the 4th quarter of 2016, to zero in the 4th quarter of 2017.

There was no US trade with North Korea in the 4th quarter of 2017, while in the 4th quarter of 2016, North Korea was the US 220th largest trading partner, accounting for 0.0000% of US total trade.

There were no US exports to North Korea in the 4th quarter of 2017, while in the 4th quarter of 2016, North Korea was the US 219th largest export market, accounting for 0.0000% of US total exports.

There were no US imports from North Korea both in the 4th quarter of 2017 and in the 4th quarter of 2016.

US Exports to North Korea

The major share of US exports to North Korea in the 4th quarter of 2017 (and in the 4th quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 0.00% of US total exports to North Korea (100.00% in the 4th quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to North Korea in the 4th quarter of 2017 over the 4th quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • No product groups with a substantial increase.

The largest declines in US exports to North Korea in the 4th quarter of 2017 over the 4th quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 16) - a decrease of $71.0 thousand.
US exports to North Korea in the 4th quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in Q4 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in Q4 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q4 2017
over Q4 2016
(%)
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 - 71.0-100.00

US Imports from North Korea

There were no US imports from North Korea in the 4th quarter of 2017 as well as in the 4th quarter of 2016.

Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce