US trade (export - import) with Togo in 2014

Published or Updated: Feb 08, 2017

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

US Trade with Togo

In 2014, US trade with Togo totaled $1,034.3 million, up 1.82% ($18.5 million) from 2013.

US exports to Togo in 2014 totaled $1,024.7 million, up 1.70% ($17.1 million) from 2013.

US imports from Togo in 2014 totaled $9.7 million, up 16.84% ($1.4 million) from 2013.

US trade surplus with Togo in 2014 was $1,015.0 million, a 1.58% increase ($15.7 million) over 2013.

Togo was the US 97th largest trading partner in 2014 (up from 99th in 2013), accounting for 0.0257% of US total trade (down from 0.0260% in 2013).

Togo was the US 81st largest export market in 2014 (down from 80th in 2013), accounting for 0.0633% of US total exports (down from 0.0639% in 2013).

Togo was the US 168th largest supplier in 2014 (up from 169th in 2013), accounting for 0.0004% of US total imports (just as in 2013).

US Exports to Togo

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

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 91.15% of US total exports to Togo (90.10% in 2013);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 4.81% of US total exports to Togo (5.96% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 1.98% of US total exports to Togo (0.77% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 0.71% of US total exports to Togo (1.68% in 2013).

The largest gains in US exports to Togo in 2014 over 2013 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 $26.2 million;
  • Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares (HS code 19) - an increase of $5.4 million;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - an increase of $4.7 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Togo in 2014 over 2013 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 $11.9 million;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $10.6 million.
US exports to Togo 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
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 245.6 0.02 467.5-47.47
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 135.2 0.01 50.4168.46
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 4,721.9 0.46 0.0
10 Cereals 1,160.8 0.11 7.615,155.55
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 0.0 0.00 13.1-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 1,749.8 0.17 0.0
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 0.0 0.00 4.3-100.00
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 5,665.5 0.55 275.31,957.88
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 496.8 0.05 438.713.24
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 4,016.3 0.39 5,066.8-20.73
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 2,116.8 0.21 1,282.865.02
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0.0 0.00 24.2-100.00
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 11.6 0.00 105.6-89.04
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 933,960.1 91.15 907,795.32.88
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 84.0 0.01 0.0
29 Organic chemicals 200.0 0.02 88.1126.92
30 Pharmaceutical products 1,323.9 0.13 94.41,301.99
31 Fertilizers 0.0 0.00 10,595.4-100.00
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 13.0 0.00 32.8-60.24
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 98.7 0.01 174.2-43.38
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 61.9 0.01 5.11,114.69
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 16.8 0.00 16.05.03
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 89.3 0.01 51.573.42
39 Plastics and articles thereof 4,529.0 0.44 5,778.4-21.62
40 Rubber and articles thereof 829.5 0.08 111.9641.33
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0.0 0.00 25.0-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 23.8 0.00 300.0-92.07
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 12.0 0.00 39.3-69.47
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 264.5 0.03 87.9200.93
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 262.2 0.03 125.7108.57
54 Man-made filaments 121.0 0.01 189.3-36.07
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 11.1-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0.0 0.00 8.6-100.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 96.3 0.01 24.5293.06
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 3,628.7 0.35 3,628.00.02
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 302.0 0.03 1,576.6-80.84
65 Headgear and parts thereof 37.6 0.00 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 330.0 0.03 0.0
69 Ceramic products 43.8 0.00 0.0
70 Glass and glassware 48.5 0.00 342.2-85.83
72 Iron and steel 5.2 0.00 0.0
73 Articles of iron or steel 189.7 0.02 52.4262.23
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 162.9 0.02 30.0442.88
78 Lead and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 219.0-100.00
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 200.5 0.02 1,201.1-83.30
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 8.9 0.00 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 4,586.0 0.45 4,684.1-2.10
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 1,224.3 0.12 1,268.8-3.51
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 0.00 139.9-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 41,097.8 4.01 53,042.8-22.52
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 159.7 0.02 747.3-78.63
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 81.0 0.01 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 2,143.9 0.21 169.81,162.28
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 10.1 0.00 0.0
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 8.1 0.00 0.0
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 9.6 0.00 14.0-31.59
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 883.9 0.09 389.4126.99
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 392.0 0.04 330.718.54
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 33.4 0.00 103.6-67.74
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 6,769.9 0.66 6,293.27.57

US Imports from Togo

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

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 47.59% of US total imports from Togo (63.74% in 2013);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 34.04% of US total imports from Togo (19.98% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 10.06% of US total imports from Togo (8.98% in 2013);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.97% of US total imports from Togo (2.03% in 2013).

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

  • Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair (HS code 67) - an increase of $1.6 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) - an increase of $0.3 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $0.2 million;
  • Cocoa and cocoa preparations (HS code 18) - an increase of $0.2 million;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $0.2 million;
  • Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten (HS code 11) - an increase of $0.1 million;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork (HS code 46) - an increase of $0.0 million.

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

  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - a decrease of $0.7 million;
  • Live animals (HS code 01) - a decrease of $0.4 million;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • 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 $0.0 million;
  • Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather (HS code 41) - a decrease of $0.0 million.
US imports from Togo 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 353.4 3.65 782.8-54.85
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.00 2.6-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 279.5 2.89 300.7-7.04
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 1,233.4 12.75 1,917.4-35.68
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0.0 0.00 2.9-100.00
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 125.9 1.30 52.6139.38
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 668.1 6.91 514.429.90
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 1,840.0 19.02 1,624.113.29
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 57.7 0.60 28.7100.89
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 45.2 0.47 44.51.57
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.00 6.2-100.00
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 2.8 0.03 4.1-32.15
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 926.9 9.58 609.352.13
39 Plastics and articles thereof 43.0 0.44 0.0
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 130.2-100.00
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0.0 0.00 40.9-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 3.5 0.04 0.0
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 178.8 1.85 137.630.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 2.6 0.03 0.0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 9.2 0.10 30.8-69.97
52 Cotton 0.4 0.00 3.2-86.37
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 5.9 0.06 5.410.02
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.0 0.00 0.5-100.00
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 3,286.9 33.98 1,644.899.83
70 Glass and glassware 15.0 0.16 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 46.6 0.48 0.0
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 0.0 0.00 18.6-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 8.9 0.09 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 13.0 0.13 58.8-77.89
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 2.7 0.03 15.4-82.38
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 523.7 5.41 302.573.10
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce