Dynamics of US trade with Venezuela from 2013 to 2018

Published or Updated: Nov 09, 2019

The dynamics of US trade in goods with Venezuela from 2013 to 2018: turnover, exports, imports, balance, rank, share, products.

Dynamics of US foreign trade with Venezuela from 2013 to 2018 (in million US dollars)
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Turnover 45,678 42,001 24,540 16,695 16,913 19,161
Exports 13,201 11,138 8,317 5,255 4,169 5,700
Imports 32,477 30,863 16,223 11,440 12,743 13,461
Balance -19,276 -19,726 -7,906 -6,184 -8,574 -7,761
Dynamics of the rank and share of Venezuela in US foreign trade from 2013 to 2018
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Rank in US trade 19 20 30 33 33 33
Share in US trade, % 1.170 1.042 0.644 0.451 0.428 0.448
Rank in US exports 24 27 31 39 46 40
Share in US exports, % 0.837 0.688 0.553 0.362 0.270 0.342
Rank in US import 13 18 25 27 27 28
Share in US imports, % 1.396 1.280 0.703 0.509 0.529 0.515
Dynamics of the structure of US exports to Venezuela by product types from 2013 to 2018 (percent of total exports)
Рroduct type 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 11.5 11.2 7.9 12.1 9.3 6.2
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 21.1 25.3 27.1 32.5 48.5 67.6
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 20.3 16.7 18.0 14.6 11.1 8.3
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 1.3 1.7 1.2 0.6 0.5 0.4
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.8 1.0 0.7 0.8 0.5 0.2
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 3.4 4.7 4.9 4.0 2.6 1.1
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 38.0 35.9 36.0 30.9 23.5 13.2
Dynamics of the structure of US imports from Venezuela by product types from 2013 to 2018 (percent of total imports)
Рroduct type 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.6 0.7 1.0
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 96.6 96.2 95.2 95.5 94.5 95.0
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 1.8 2.1 2.3 1.5 1.8 1.8
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 0.6 0.7 1.0 1.5 2.0 1.3
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4
Dynamics of US exports to Venezuela from 2013 to 2018 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
01 Live animals 2.2 1.4 1.0 0.4 0.3 0.2
02 Meat and edible meat offal 2.5 1.9 0.0 0.1 0.1 1.2
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates​ 2.5 2.5 2.1 1.3 0.8 0.5
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 16.9 7.9 1.0 1.6 2.0 1.3
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.5 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.1
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0.2 3.6 0.7 1.1 0.6 0.9
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 8.6 9.0 2.1 0.7 0 0.1
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0.5 0.3 0.8 1.1 0.2 0.1
10 Cereals 676.4 570.8 240.5 393.9 207.0 194.7
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 2.3 0.6 0.2 0.8 0.9 0.4
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 111.0 96.0 58.1 28.4 42.0 35.9
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 6.5 11.7 3.5 1.9 0.7 1.2
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.4
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 144.9 37.6 72.5 42.4 18.8 36.1
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 2.0 1.1 0.5 0.7 0.2 0.6
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 10.8 6.3 3.7 4.0 0.9 1.7
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 16.0 10.2 5.9 0.7 0.5 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 8.8 6.2 3.5 4.0 1.2 1.1
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 10.3 4.4 1.1 1.7 0.9 0.5
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 98.4 56.3 32.0 11.8 9.9 11.1
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 4.8 3.5 0.8 0.7 0.2 0.6
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 397.5 410.3 227.0 139.0 102.0 64.3
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 0.1 0 0.0 0.0 0 0.0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 24.6 13.0 13.6 7.2 9.8 2.5
26 Ores, slag and ash 0.4 0.3 0.7 0.0 0.3 0.3
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 2762.5 2800.6 2238.4 1699.2 2011.4 3852.4
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 118.8 90.7 84.0 39.8 50.7 80.6
29 Organic chemicals 1373.4 742.5 598.2 311.7 176.7 186.5
30 Pharmaceutical products 219.7 171.3 139.5 80.0 33.1 9.2
31 Fertilizers 24.3 31.3 41.7 10.5 11.2 0.3
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 70.0 77.0 48.4 31.0 13.6 6.7
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 72.4 68.4 36.5 10.8 6.5 6.2
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 33.7 28.3 21.4 13.1 21.0 11.1
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 27.4 30.9 19.5 11.2 5.1 6.6
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 1.6 1.5 1.9 0.7 0.4 0.3
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 26.5 13.9 12.5 3.4 3.6 1.3
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 245.7 233.4 239.5 122.8 77.5 94.6
39 Plastics and articles thereof 385.4 295.1 199.2 100.7 46.9 54.4
40 Rubber and articles thereof 86.4 71.6 56.3 31.9 17.6 16.9
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.0 0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 7.2 5.5 5.7 7.5 1.6 1.2
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.8 1.7 0.2
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal​ 9.6 12.8 7.3 2.8 5.2 2.6
45 Cork and articles of cork 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 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 29.8 37.2 20.1 5.5 2.6 4.4
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard​ 120.4 128.8 66.8 22.0 12.5 12.7
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 6.2 5.1 2.7 2.7 0.8 1.3
50 Silk 0.1 0.2 0 0.0 0.1 0
52 Cotton 6.9 9.8 8.9 6.0 5.5 1.6
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
54 Man-made filaments 2.9 2.9 1.2 0.8 0.2 0.1
55 Man-made staple fibers 5.5 2.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 4.3 6.2 4.2 2.1 0.4 1.1
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 2.0 2.2 1.1 0.3 0.8 0.5
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 0.8 1.0 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.1
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 11.2 10.4 12.1 6.8 2.3 1.9
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 1.2 1.8 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.1
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted​​ 5.6 5.6 6.1 4.5 1.3 0.8
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 21.8 52.1 15.4 9.8 6.1 3.8
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 31.1 7.6 2.8 2.1 0.8 1.0
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 6.6 8.2 5.4 7.7 3.5 1.9
65 Headgear and parts thereof 1.9 1.2 1.2 0.5 0.3 0.2
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.2
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 16.4 10.9 8.9 6.8 4.1 3.6
69 Ceramic products 12.0 13.5 15.6 5.4 6.3 5.1
70 Glass and glassware​ 9.1 10.4 14.8 2.8 1.9 2.3
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 7.9 4.9 5.5 1.7 2.2 1.9
72 Iron and steel 37.3 29.4 51.8 26.0 4.7 3.0
73 Articles of iron or steel 272.2 348.4 205.9 129.0 73.7 30.9
74 Copper and articles thereof 11.4 11.2 13.1 4.5 1.3 0.4
75 Nickel and articles thereof 2.8 2.8 3.7 0.7 0.5 2.2
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 26.4 35.5 20.2 16.1 7.3 2.1
78 Lead and articles thereof 4.2 3.2 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.0
79 Zinc and articles thereof 1.2 2.1 3.1 0.6 1.9 1.6
80 Tin and articles thereof 0.7 1.6 0.2 0.8 0.8 0.7
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 2.1 1.4 10.2 0.6 1.2 12.4
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 61.8 61.3 69.6 22.9 10.2 6.0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 24.4 27.8 30.7 10.7 7.3 4.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 2451.4 2003.4 1511.6 868.0 514.5 402.7
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 1256.0 924.9 596.3 288.7 188.6 167.4
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 21.2 10.7 7.3 3.1 4.3 7.6
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 549.7 430.9 425.5 241.6 110.5 72.7
88 Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof​ 102.4 118.2 98.8 61.6 74.9 26.3
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 81.2 117.5 49.7 15.7 10.7 2.7
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 549.5 387.9 301.5 145.5 78.0 71.8
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof​ 20.7 26.0 24.0 21.9 18.5 1.5
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 3.5 1.2 1.1 0.1 0.0 0.1
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 1.7 1.0 0.5 2.4 0.8 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 81.5 55.1 80.5 45.0 23.4 19.6
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 26.1 32.4 12.3 17.1 6.2 8.4
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 26.2 14.8 17.7 7.8 5.4 4.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 2.0 0.5 0.8 0.3 3.7 0.1
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 265.1 234.2 163.5 113.3 85.3 120.7
Dynamics of US imports from Venezuela from 2013 to 2018 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
01 Live animals 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates​ 27.6 33.8 20.9 31.3 44.1 67.2
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.4 0.7 2.5
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 0 0 0 0 0.1 0.2
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0.5 0 0 0 0 5.6
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 0 0 0 0 0.1 0.5
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0.0 0 0.3 0.1 0.6 0.3
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 25.7 31.8 28.7 26.1 33.9 47.8
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 0 3.7 1.0 0.0 0 0.0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 7.8 6.8 14.6 2.9 6.0 7.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0 0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.3
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 0 0 0 0.0 0.9 0.6
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 2.5 2.1 3.8 5.3 6.4 6.6
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 34.7 26.6 8.5 2.8 3.7 0.6
26 Ores, slag and ash 0.1 7.4 2.3 1.6 0.0 2.7
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 31338.6 29643.5 15435.9 10922.5 12041.6 12782.1
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 88.1 177.3 88.3 28.8 35.5 31.9
29 Organic chemicals 431.4 425.7 214.4 131.9 178.4 195.0
30 Pharmaceutical products 0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0 0.0
31 Fertilizers 44.5 41.3 68.9 4.6 6.9 15.1
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0.6 0.6 1.2 1.0 1.1 0.4
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 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 1.3 1.5 1.7 1.1 0.1 0.2
39 Plastics and articles thereof 4.7 5.0 5.7 4.7 5.4 5.1
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.8 0.2 0.3
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal​ 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.6 2.9 3.7
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard​ 0.0 0 0.1 0.9 7.5 5.6
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.3
54 Man-made filaments 0.1 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 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 1.4 1.5 2.2 2.2 2.1 4.7
69 Ceramic products 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.3 0.8
70 Glass and glassware​ 0.1 0 0.8 3.7 0.4 3.3
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 138.1 91.8 39.7 8.3 22.6 17.2
72 Iron and steel 158.0 65.9 56.8 28.1 23.5 41.2
73 Articles of iron or steel 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.7 0.3 0.4
74 Copper and articles thereof 0 0.2 0.9 3.9 12.5 16.2
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 27.5 147.7 97.1 121.9 212.5 110.5
78 Lead and articles thereof 3.0 6.5 12.7 11.5 10.8 7.9
79 Zinc and articles thereof 0 0 0 0 0.1 0.1
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 1.0 1.0 0.5 0.7 0.2 0.4
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 5.4 2.6 2.7 2.8 1.5 5.9
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 39.7 43.8 39.1 39.0 40.5 41.1
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 0.2 0.2 0.2 1.0 0 0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 2.9 1.9 1.3 1.1 1.2 1.5
88 Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof​ 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.5 1.0
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0.7 0.3 0.8 0.6 1.3 0.8
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.2
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof​ 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
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 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 6.1 7.6 7.9 5.4 7.1 12.1
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 81.5 82.3 60.5 37.7 27.4 11.9
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce