US trade with South Africa in the 3rd quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Jun 09, 2018

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

US Trade with South Africa

In the 3rd quarter of 2017, US trade with South Africa totaled $3.4 billion, up 21.63% ($0.6 billion) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US exports to South Africa in the 3rd quarter of 2017 totaled $1.3 billion, up 16.19% ($0.2 billion) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US imports from South Africa in the 3rd quarter of 2017 totaled $2.1 billion, up 25.19% ($0.4 billion) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US trade deficit with South Africa in the 3rd quarter of 2017 was $0.8 billion, a 42.26% increase ($0.2 billion) over the 3rd quarter of 2016.

South Africa was the US 38th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 39th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.3450% of US total trade (up from 0.3414% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

South Africa was the US 41st largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 42nd in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.3376% of US total exports (up from 0.3197% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

South Africa was the US 35th largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 38th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.3497% of US total imports (down from 0.3573% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

US Exports to South Africa

The major share of US exports to South Africa 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) - 50.48% of US total exports to South Africa (49.72% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 18.32% of US total exports to South Africa (23.70% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 10.21% of US total exports to South Africa (3.89% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 5.80% of US total exports to South Africa (6.58% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 2.20% of US total exports to South Africa (2.54% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 2.10% of US total exports to South Africa (2.40% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 1.92% of US total exports to South Africa (1.71% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to South Africa 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 $87.7 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $60.5 million;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $29.0 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 $17.8 million;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $14.6 million;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $10.9 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $9.0 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 $7.9 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 $5.8 million;
  • Ceramic products (HS code 69) - an increase of $3.9 million.

The largest declines in US exports to South Africa in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $23.4 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $18.5 million;
  • 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 (HS code 34) - a decrease of $8.3 million;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - a decrease of $6.8 million;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $4.4 million.
US exports to South Africa 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
(%)
01 Live animals 175.0 0.01 40.5332.12
02 Meat and edible meat offal 19,933.3 1.55 5,346.8272.81
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 3,500.0 0.27 1,361.2157.13
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 1,774.7 0.14 788.0125.22
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 700.3 0.05 536.530.52
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 4.0 0.00 9.2-56.35
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 474.6 0.04 3,276.1-85.51
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 4,494.6 0.35 4,417.71.74
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 80.9 0.01 51.756.60
10 Cereals 18,759.0 1.46 23,138.0-18.93
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 32.8 0.00 1,687.3-98.06
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 1,677.1 0.13 4,039.8-58.48
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 358.1 0.03 697.4-48.65
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 1,735.9 0.13 1,753.2-0.99
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 188.4 0.01 117.260.77
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 2,225.0 0.17 2,082.06.87
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 238.0 0.02 319.3-25.47
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 458.4 0.04 1,312.1-65.06
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 1,401.6 0.11 1,925.8-27.22
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 6,851.8 0.53 8,689.2-21.15
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 6,155.2 0.48 5,212.318.09
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 2,790.4 0.22 5,825.9-52.10
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 617.9 0.05 256.5140.92
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 8,362.3 0.65 8,423.2-0.72
26 Ores, slag and ash 1,063.4 0.08 479.4121.83
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 121,967.6 9.48 34,225.2256.37
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 22,068.4 1.71 14,202.655.38
29 Organic chemicals 14,688.0 1.14 17,405.4-15.61
30 Pharmaceutical products 31,784.1 2.47 55,182.5-42.40
31 Fertilizers 767.8 0.06 1,516.2-49.36
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 5,798.9 0.45 3,776.853.54
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 17,016.3 1.32 16,927.60.52
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 7,971.9 0.62 16,240.9-50.91
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 10,182.0 0.79 7,353.238.47
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 147.1 0.01 61.8138.26
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 514.8 0.04 1,111.2-53.68
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 62,808.0 4.88 61,520.02.09
39 Plastics and articles thereof 44,519.2 3.46 46,232.5-3.71
40 Rubber and articles thereof 17,523.2 1.36 20,973.0-16.45
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 3.6 0.00 11.9-69.58
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 192.9 0.01 283.7-32.01
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 4,117.3 0.32 4,534.3-9.20
45 Cork and articles of cork 4.2 0.00 0.0
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 7,464.9 0.58 6,619.912.76
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 11,803.7 0.92 10,732.69.98
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 3,622.3 0.28 4,716.4-23.20
50 Silk 0.0 0.00 6.8-100.00
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 815.0 0.06 66.01,135.18
52 Cotton 707.5 0.05 513.437.81
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 19.5 0.00 24.0-18.66
54 Man-made filaments 343.7 0.03 309.710.98
55 Man-made staple fibers 2,752.3 0.21 2,386.515.33
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 475.8 0.04 788.5-39.66
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 59.1 0.00 148.9-60.30
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 180.6 0.01 162.211.40
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 862.9 0.07 1,124.2-23.25
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 189.0 0.01 79.1138.76
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 816.7 0.06 515.658.41
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 547.9 0.04 827.2-33.76
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 1,690.7 0.13 2,158.9-21.69
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 356.2 0.03 546.1-34.78
65 Headgear and parts thereof 300.9 0.02 185.562.19
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 3.0 0.00 2.92.03
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 465.2 0.04 188.8146.44
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 3,196.1 0.25 2,877.211.08
69 Ceramic products 15,863.8 1.23 11,965.132.58
70 Glass and glassware 4,779.2 0.37 2,660.479.65
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 24,750.5 1.92 18,976.230.43
72 Iron and steel 1,289.8 0.10 2,518.9-48.80
73 Articles of iron or steel 12,864.5 1.00 10,881.518.22
74 Copper and articles thereof 817.3 0.06 842.8-3.02
75 Nickel and articles thereof 287.3 0.02 201.542.59
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 1,043.2 0.08 1,246.4-16.31
78 Lead and articles thereof 4.7 0.00 15.1-68.72
79 Zinc and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 14.3-100.00
80 Tin and articles thereof 42.7 0.00 15.4177.31
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 1,522.3 0.12 1,258.820.94
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 8,656.5 0.67 9,050.4-4.35
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 1,819.6 0.14 2,090.1-12.95
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 264,213.7 20.53 203,669.929.73
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 99,341.9 7.72 81,514.121.87
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 4,948.4 0.38 5,438.0-9.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 136,455.9 10.60 107,463.026.98
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 70,013.7 5.44 59,159.018.35
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 740.7 0.06 1,042.9-28.98
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 74,060.8 5.75 92,568.7-19.99
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 101.6 0.01 82.822.84
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 302.3 0.02 311.1-2.82
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 3,987.4 0.31 3,046.130.90
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 4,962.2 0.39 4,196.418.25
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 11,508.5 0.89 18,318.3-37.17
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 912.3 0.07 1,380.6-33.92
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 2,861.3 0.22 2,346.921.92
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 56,246.5 4.37 47,207.119.15

US Imports from South Africa

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

  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 32.89% of US total imports from South Africa (29.50% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 24.76% of US total imports from South Africa (29.17% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 18.27% of US total imports from South Africa (15.22% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 8.26% of US total imports from South Africa (9.26% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 6.50% of US total imports from South Africa (6.50% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 5.37% of US total imports from South Africa (6.61% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

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

  • 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 $197.5 million;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $85.3 million;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $46.3 million;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $19.4 million;
  • Sugars and sugar confectionery (HS code 17) - an increase of $16.8 million;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $12.5 million;
  • Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials (HS code 68) - an increase of $10.3 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 $9.3 million;
  • Copper and articles thereof (HS code 74) - an increase of $9.3 million;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $7.9 million;
  • Ships, boats and floating structures (HS code 89) - an increase of $7.7 million;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $6.4 million.

The largest declines in US imports from South Africa 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 $22.3 million.
US imports from South Africa 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
(%)
01 Live animals 22.7 0.00 66.2-65.74
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 7,086.0 0.33 8,065.8-12.15
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.00 27.3-100.00
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 104.0 0.00 78.033.38
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 2,068.9 0.10 1,954.25.87
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0.0 0.00 41.4-100.00
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 72,125.1 3.41 65,697.79.78
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 1,447.9 0.07 1,161.124.70
10 Cereals 362.6 0.02 336.17.87
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 194.5 0.01 382.1-49.09
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 5,747.2 0.27 4,373.931.40
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 56.4 0.00 28.994.94
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.00 98.7-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 370.4 0.02 233.358.76
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.00 6.0-100.00
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 17,238.1 0.81 472.23,550.47
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 2,358.0 0.11 18.712,525.64
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 125.6 0.01 76.763.70
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 5,730.9 0.27 5,596.02.41
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 3,101.2 0.15 5,038.9-38.45
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 19,090.8 0.90 15,841.120.51
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 2.2 0.00 299.3-99.25
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 380.4 0.02 0.0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 4,313.2 0.20 9,857.8-56.25
26 Ores, slag and ash 90,533.5 4.28 86,744.74.37
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 18,865.7 0.89 15,191.924.18
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 43,426.9 2.05 34,090.327.39
29 Organic chemicals 73,798.3 3.48 75,433.3-2.17
30 Pharmaceutical products 9,292.0 0.44 7,428.225.09
31 Fertilizers 258.9 0.01 15.51,573.60
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 2,038.7 0.10 2,026.80.58
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 7,076.0 0.33 7,498.1-5.63
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 1,101.4 0.05 1,848.9-40.43
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 2,142.9 0.10 1,898.212.89
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 36.4 0.00 89.9-59.50
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 20,999.9 0.99 13,071.660.65
39 Plastics and articles thereof 10,459.2 0.49 6,730.355.40
40 Rubber and articles thereof 4,196.7 0.20 6,526.0-35.69
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 2,400.7 0.11 2,423.8-0.95
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 686.5 0.03 328.0109.33
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 162.5 0.01 142.813.81
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 1,981.0 0.09 1,016.794.86
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 79.6 0.00 39.3102.34
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 8,888.0 0.42 7,193.823.55
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 322.8 0.02 282.014.44
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 785.8 0.04 644.821.88
50 Silk 0.0 0.00 32.6-100.00
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 647.6 0.03 481.534.50
52 Cotton 7.0 0.00 26.4-73.62
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 5.4 0.00 36.0-85.10
54 Man-made filaments 124.1 0.01 62.797.86
55 Man-made staple fibers 10.1 0.00 31.8-68.30
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 92.0 0.00 320.8-71.33
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 722.2 0.03 368.695.94
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 248.9 0.01 326.0-23.67
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 565.9 0.03 744.3-23.97
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 309.9 0.01 964.3-67.86
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 1,297.3 0.06 2,068.2-37.27
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 138.6 0.01 63.0120.21
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 2,551.6 0.12 1,393.083.18
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 160.2 0.01 188.9-15.16
65 Headgear and parts thereof 6.2 0.00 4.440.90
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 134.5 0.01 92.445.65
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 372.4 0.02 769.7-51.62
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 14,831.8 0.70 4,530.1227.40
69 Ceramic products 6,810.6 0.32 1,210.3462.72
70 Glass and glassware 144.7 0.01 122.418.20
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 696,586.5 32.89 499,053.139.58
72 Iron and steel 217,454.7 10.27 132,133.664.57
73 Articles of iron or steel 28,867.2 1.36 9,499.3203.89
74 Copper and articles thereof 12,551.0 0.59 3,243.7286.94
75 Nickel and articles thereof 11,908.9 0.56 9,233.328.98
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 106,713.2 5.04 94,211.413.27
78 Lead and articles thereof 242.4 0.01 0.0
79 Zinc and articles thereof 33.5 0.00 35.7-6.11
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 7,361.1 0.35 7,555.3-2.57
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 1,277.3 0.06 1,163.79.76
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 459.7 0.02 455.30.98
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 94,489.3 4.46 116,751.8-19.07
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 14,773.0 0.70 14,086.34.87
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 1,655.3 0.08 1,779.5-6.98
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 390,920.8 18.46 344,637.213.43
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 2,615.3 0.12 2,071.826.24
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 16,661.2 0.79 8,998.285.16
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 3,185.2 0.15 5,116.2-37.74
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 3.7 0.00 66.8-94.45
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 12.1 0.00 75.8-84.09
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 296.5 0.01 565.8-47.60
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 2,628.5 0.12 3,447.2-23.75
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 1,279.1 0.06 488.1162.07
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 1,140.1 0.05 575.698.08
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 3,245.3 0.15 2,848.913.91
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 30,639.2 1.45 29,218.54.86
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce