US trade with Togo in the 3rd quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Apr 07, 2018

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

US Trade with Togo

In the 3rd quarter of 2017, US trade with Togo totaled $94.4 million, up 525.88% ($79.3 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US exports to Togo in the 3rd quarter of 2017 totaled $90.2 million, up 693.01% ($78.8 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US imports from Togo in the 3rd quarter of 2017 totaled $4.2 million, up 13.14% ($0.5 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US trade surplus with Togo in the 3rd quarter of 2017 was $86.0 million, a 1,021.76% increase ($78.3 million) over the 3rd quarter of 2016.

Togo was the US 121st largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 167th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0096% of US total trade (up from 0.0018% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Togo was the US 103rd largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 157th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0236% of US total exports (up from 0.0033% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Togo was the US 157th largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (just as in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0007% of US total imports (down from 0.0008% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Togo

The major share of US exports to Togo 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) - 84.07% of US total exports to Togo (0.02% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 9.63% of US total exports to Togo (63.36% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 3.05% of US total exports to Togo (11.22% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 1.60% of US total exports to Togo (16.99% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 0.29% of US total exports to Togo (5.62% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Togo 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 $75.8 million;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $2.5 million;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - an increase of $1.5 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $0.5 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Togo 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 $0.8 million;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - a decrease of $0.5 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $0.4 million;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - a decrease of $0.3 million.
US exports to Togo 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 57.4 0.06 330.1-82.62
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 106.8 0.12 0.0
10 Cereals 0.0 0.00 5.0-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0.0 0.00 3.0-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 2,460.1 2.73 911.8169.81
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 114.8 0.13 16.6589.47
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 7.5 0.01 9.8-23.78
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 18.8 0.02 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 75,787.5 84.05 2.62,970,793.34
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 23.0 0.03 12.092.20
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 15.9 0.02 17.8-11.06
39 Plastics and articles thereof 1,336.6 1.48 1,723.2-22.43
40 Rubber and articles thereof 65.7 0.07 178.3-63.18
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 24.5 0.03 0.0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0.0 0.00 7.7-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 11.9 0.01 0.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 6.4 0.01 10.5-39.05
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 124.2 0.14 576.2-78.44
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 123.0 0.14 52.9132.62
69 Ceramic products 65.0 0.07 0.0
70 Glass and glassware 177.8 0.20 0.0
73 Articles of iron or steel 18.7 0.02 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 46.2 0.05 14.3223.53
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 477.2 0.53 1,287.3-62.93
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 78.4 0.09 220.3-64.41
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 8,062.0 8.94 5,611.543.67
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 31.2 0.03 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 30.8 0.03 85.3-63.89
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 187.9 0.21 51.1267.65
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 5.5 0.01 10.6-47.99
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 8.5 0.01 0.0
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 692.4 0.77 232.4197.96

US Imports from Togo

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

  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 49.04% of US total imports from Togo (69.07% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 33.03% of US total imports from Togo (18.14% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 9.36% of US total imports from Togo (8.90% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

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

  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $0.4 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $0.2 million;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - an increase of $0.2 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 $0.1 million;
  • Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten (HS code 11) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $0.0 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 $0.0 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 $0.0 million.

The largest declines in US imports from Togo in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 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) - a decrease of $0.5 million;
  • Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) (HS code 42) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - a decrease of $0.0 million;
  • Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork (HS code 46) - a decrease of $0.0 million.
US imports from Togo 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 45.9 1.10 46.6-1.56
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 5.4 0.13 0.0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 44.1 1.05 62.2-29.04
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 801.0 19.10 382.7109.31
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 74.3 1.77 25.1196.43
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 207.8 4.96 0.0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 177.6 4.24 134.731.89
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 10.0 0.24 0.0
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 18.8 0.45 15.521.01
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.00 5.4-100.00
29 Organic chemicals 0.0 0.00 4.3-100.00
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 14.0 0.33 16.6-15.46
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 377.5 9.00 296.327.39
39 Plastics and articles thereof 1.1 0.03 12.6-91.41
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 3.9 0.09 56.4-93.09
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 2.2 0.05 0.0
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 0.0 0.00 17.9-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0.0 0.00 3.8-100.00
52 Cotton 1.1 0.03 0.0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0.8 0.02 1.2-38.15
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 13.3 0.32 23.6-43.62
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 2.8 0.07 1.1152.28
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 2.1 0.05 0.0
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.3 0.01 2.4-85.54
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 2,035.9 48.56 2,531.5-19.58
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 17.3 0.41 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 7.9-100.00
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 30.6 0.73 2.31,244.51
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 2.9 0.07 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0.0 0.00 2.1-100.00
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 302.0 7.20 54.1458.68
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce