Dynamics of US trade with Venezuela from 2012 to 2017

Published or Updated: Aug 30, 2018

The dynamics of US trade in goods with Venezuela from 2012 to 2017: turnover, exports, imports, balance, rank, share, products.

Dynamics of US foreign trade with Venezuela from 2012 to 2017 (in million US dollars)
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Turnover 56,858 45,678 42,001 24,540 16,695 16,913
Exports 17,517 13,201 11,138 8,317 5,255 4,169
Imports 39,341 32,477 30,863 16,223 11,440 12,743
Balance -21,824 -19,276 -19,726 -7,906 -6,184 -8,574
Dynamics of the rank and share of Venezuela in US foreign trade from 2012 to 2017
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Rank in US trade 14 19 20 30 33 33
Share in US trade, % 1.466 1.170 1.042 0.644 0.451 0.428
Rank in US exports 21 24 27 31 39 46
Share in US exports, % 1.134 0.837 0.688 0.553 0.362 0.270
Rank in US import 12 13 18 25 27 27
Share in US imports, % 1.685 1.396 1.280 0.703 0.509 0.529
Dynamics of the structure of US exports to Venezuela by product types from 2012 to 2017 (percent of total exports)
Рroduct type 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 9.5 11.5 11.2 7.9 12.1 9.3
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 19.5 21.1 25.3 27.1 32.5 48.5
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 16.9 20.3 16.7 18.0 14.6 11.1
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 1.0 1.3 1.7 1.2 0.6 0.5
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.6 0.8 1.0 0.7 0.8 0.5
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 3.6 3.4 4.7 4.9 4.0 2.6
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 45.0 38.0 35.9 36.0 30.9 23.5
Dynamics of the structure of US imports from Venezuela by product types from 2012 to 2017 (percent of total imports)
Рroduct type 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.6 0.7
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 96.7 96.6 96.2 95.2 95.5 94.5
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 1.6 1.8 2.1 2.3 1.5 1.8
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 0.2 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 1.1 0.6 0.7 1.0 1.5 2.0
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.4
Dynamics of US exports to Venezuela from 2012 to 2017 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
01 Live animals 1.5 2.2 1.4 1.0 0.4 0.3
02 Meat and edible meat offal 4.4 2.5 1.9 0.0 0.1 0.1
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates​ 5.2 2.5 2.5 2.1 1.3 0.8
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 12.5 16.9 7.9 1.0 1.6 2.0
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2.1 0.5 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 0.7 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.1
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 1.3 0.2 3.6 0.7 1.1 0.6
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 26.1 8.6 9.0 2.1 0.7 0.0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.8 1.1 0.2
10 Cereals 751.9 676.4 570.8 240.5 393.9 207.0
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 3.0 2.3 0.6 0.2 0.8 0.9
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 49.6 111.0 96.0 58.1 28.4 42.0
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 9.9 6.5 11.7 3.5 1.9 0.7
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 0.4 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.0 0.1
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 229.1 144.9 37.6 72.5 42.4 18.8
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 4.9 2.0 1.1 0.5 0.7 0.2
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 11.0 10.8 6.3 3.7 4.0 0.9
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 23.0 16.0 10.2 5.9 0.7 0.5
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 10.5 8.8 6.2 3.5 4.0 1.2
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 9.7 10.3 4.4 1.1 1.7 0.9
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 105.7 98.4 56.3 32.0 11.8 9.9
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 6.4 4.8 3.5 0.8 0.7 0.2
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 393.3 397.5 410.3 227.0 139.0 102.0
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 21.0 24.6 13.0 13.6 7.2 9.8
26 Ores, slag and ash 1.3 0.4 0.3 0.7 0.0 0.3
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 3402.2 2762.5 2800.6 2238.4 1699.2 2011.4
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 132.7 118.8 90.7 84.0 39.8 50.7
29 Organic chemicals 1353.5 1373.4 742.5 598.2 311.7 176.7
30 Pharmaceutical products 236.9 219.7 171.3 139.5 80.0 33.1
31 Fertilizers 46.0 24.3 31.3 41.7 10.5 11.2
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 101.4 70.0 77.0 48.4 31.0 13.6
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 124.2 72.4 68.4 36.5 10.8 6.5
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 42.9 33.7 28.3 21.4 13.1 21.0
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 29.3 27.4 30.9 19.5 11.2 5.1
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 1.3 1.6 1.5 1.9 0.7 0.4
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 28.3 26.5 13.9 12.5 3.4 3.6
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 298.4 245.7 233.4 239.5 122.8 77.5
39 Plastics and articles thereof 392.7 385.4 295.1 199.2 100.7 46.9
40 Rubber and articles thereof 165.4 86.4 71.6 56.3 31.9 17.6
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 10.3 7.2 5.5 5.7 7.5 1.6
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.8 1.7
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal​ 13.7 9.6 12.8 7.3 2.8 5.2
45 Cork and articles of cork 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 29.9 29.8 37.2 20.1 5.5 2.6
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard​ 111.9 120.4 128.8 66.8 22.0 12.5
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 15.4 6.2 5.1 2.7 2.7 0.8
50 Silk 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.1
52 Cotton 15.7 6.9 9.8 8.9 6.0 5.5
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1
54 Man-made filaments 2.7 2.9 2.9 1.2 0.8 0.2
55 Man-made staple fibers 7.8 5.5 2.1 0.2 0.3 0.1
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 5.7 4.3 6.2 4.2 2.1 0.4
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 2.6 2.0 2.2 1.1 0.3 0.8
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 1.1 0.8 1.0 0.3 0.3 0.0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 14.2 11.2 10.4 12.1 6.8 2.3
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 0.2 1.2 1.8 0.6 0.3 0.2
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted​​ 9.8 5.6 5.6 6.1 4.5 1.3
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 22.2 21.8 52.1 15.4 9.8 6.1
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 12.4 31.1 7.6 2.8 2.1 0.8
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 9.3 6.6 8.2 5.4 7.7 3.5
65 Headgear and parts thereof 4.1 1.9 1.2 1.2 0.5 0.3
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 0.7 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 16.6 16.4 10.9 8.9 6.8 4.1
69 Ceramic products 15.6 12.0 13.5 15.6 5.4 6.3
70 Glass and glassware​ 19.9 9.1 10.4 14.8 2.8 1.9
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 11.0 7.9 4.9 5.5 1.7 2.2
72 Iron and steel 119.8 37.3 29.4 51.8 26.0 4.7
73 Articles of iron or steel 343.9 272.2 348.4 205.9 129.0 73.7
74 Copper and articles thereof 13.7 11.4 11.2 13.1 4.5 1.3
75 Nickel and articles thereof 4.1 2.8 2.8 3.7 0.7 0.5
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 26.3 26.4 35.5 20.2 16.1 7.3
78 Lead and articles thereof 4.8 4.2 3.2 0.5 0.1 0.1
79 Zinc and articles thereof 1.5 1.2 2.1 3.1 0.6 1.9
80 Tin and articles thereof 0.8 0.7 1.6 0.2 0.8 0.8
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 2.0 2.1 1.4 10.2 0.6 1.2
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 81.8 61.8 61.3 69.6 22.9 10.2
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 27.9 24.4 27.8 30.7 10.7 7.3
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 3519.1 2451.4 2003.4 1511.6 868.0 514.5
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 2255.5 1256.0 924.9 596.3 288.7 188.6
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 54.0 21.2 10.7 7.3 3.1 4.3
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 1099.0 549.7 430.9 425.5 241.6 110.5
88 Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof​ 105.5 102.4 118.2 98.8 61.6 74.9
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 35.8 81.2 117.5 49.7 15.7 10.7
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 808.3 549.5 387.9 301.5 145.5 78.0
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof​ 16.2 20.7 26.0 24.0 21.9 18.5
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 4.6 3.5 1.2 1.1 0.1 0.0
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 1.0 1.7 1.0 0.5 2.4 0.8
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 116.6 81.5 55.1 80.5 45.0 23.4
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 51.3 26.1 32.4 12.3 17.1 6.2
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 40.0 26.2 14.8 17.7 7.8 5.4
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 2.7 2.0 0.5 0.8 0.3 3.7
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 386.9 265.1 234.2 163.5 113.3 85.3
Dynamics of US imports from Venezuela from 2012 to 2017 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
01 Live animals 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates​ 22.1 27.6 33.8 20.9 31.3 44.1
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.4 0.7
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0.1 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.1 0.6
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 19.3 25.7 31.8 28.7 26.1 33.9
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 0.0 0.0 3.7 1.0 0.0 0.0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 1.4 7.8 6.8 14.6 2.9 6.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 2.9 2.5 2.1 3.8 5.3 6.4
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 24.6 34.7 26.6 8.5 2.8 3.7
26 Ores, slag and ash 15.3 0.1 7.4 2.3 1.6 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 38005.9 31338.6 29643.5 15435.9 10922.5 12041.6
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 138.9 88.1 177.3 88.3 28.8 35.5
29 Organic chemicals 382.6 431.4 425.7 214.4 131.9 178.4
30 Pharmaceutical products 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
31 Fertilizers 107.6 44.5 41.3 68.9 4.6 6.9
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0.5 0.6 0.6 1.2 1.0 1.1
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 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.3
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 1.6 1.3 1.5 1.7 1.1 0.1
39 Plastics and articles thereof 3.2 4.7 5.0 5.7 4.7 5.4
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.8 0.2
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal​ 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.6 2.9
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard​ 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.9 7.5
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.2
54 Man-made filaments 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 2.0 1.4 1.5 2.2 2.2 2.1
69 Ceramic products 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.3
70 Glass and glassware​ 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.8 3.7 0.4
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 87.7 138.1 91.8 39.7 8.3 22.6
72 Iron and steel 319.5 158.0 65.9 56.8 28.1 23.5
73 Articles of iron or steel 1.3 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.7 0.3
74 Copper and articles thereof 0.4 0.0 0.2 0.9 3.9 12.5
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 110.4 27.5 147.7 97.1 121.9 212.5
78 Lead and articles thereof 0.2 3.0 6.5 12.7 11.5 10.8
79 Zinc and articles thereof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.5 1.0 1.0 0.5 0.7 0.2
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 12.7 5.4 2.6 2.7 2.8 1.5
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 36.9 39.7 43.8 39.1 39.0 40.5
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 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 1.0 0.0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 5.7 2.9 1.9 1.3 1.1 1.2
88 Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof​ 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.5
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0.6 0.7 0.3 0.8 0.6 1.3
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.5
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof​ 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 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 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.2
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0.1 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 4.0 6.1 7.6 7.9 5.4 7.1
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 28.3 81.5 82.3 60.5 37.7 27.4
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce