Trade in goods with USA SITC (Standard International Trade Classification)
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Iraq trade flows with USA by SITC*) product sections during 2021/7 - 2021/11

*) Standard International Trade Classification (classification system is maintained by the United Nations)


Share of USA's2021/7
%
2021/8
%
2021/9
%
2021/10
%
2021/11
%
Export0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1
Import0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Trade in Goods0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

USA's foreign trade with Iraq, exports to Iraq and imports from Iraq in November 2021


The text of the following analysis is produced by a computer program. The program is a test version and its rule base at this stage is still quite limited.

In November Iraq was USA's 61. most important foreign trade partner. Improvement from the previous month was 3 places. Most of the value of trade between the countries consists of the import to USA. Amounting trade to worth of $451 million was 159.8 per cent bigger than in November of the previous year. In November the trade balance with Iraq was $284 million in deficit for United States of America.

The value of imports from Iraq was 192.4 per cent higher than in November of the previous year, thus amounting to $367 million. More than half of the value of imports was in Sitc333 (petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals, crude) representing a share of 99.6 per cent.

Exports to Iraq grew strongly over the previous year's November. The value of exports was $83 million. The largest product groups of exports were: Sitc042 (rice), which represented a share of 27.8 per cent of total exports, Sitc781 (motor cars and other motor vehicles principally designed for the transport of persons (other than motor vehicles for the transport of ten or more persons, including the driver), including station-wagons and racing cars) 6.9 % and Sitc874 (measuring, checking, analysing and controlling instruments and apparatus, n.e.s.) 6.6 % of the exports.

Development during January-November 2021

During January-November trade in goods with Iraq has grown slower than USA's trade in goods with the rest of the world. During January-November, the value of trade in goods between the two countries rose to $3.9 billion. Growth compared to the corresponding period of the previous year was 6.2 percent. During January-November the value of imports was $3.2 billion. The export value was $726 million. Compared to the corresponding period of the previous year, the value of imports increased by 6.9 % and the value of exports by 3.2 %. The largest product group in terms of imports has been Sitc333 (petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals, crude), worth $3.1 billion. In export the largest value had Sitc541 (medicinal and pharmaceutical products, other than medicaments of group 542), worth being $61 million. From USA's point of view, the trade balance between the countries in January-November remained in deficit. The trade deficit was $2.5 billion. The trade deficit continued to widen compared to the corresponding period in 2020. At that time, the deficit was $2.3 billion.


Table: USA's export to Iraq (IQ) during 2021/7 - 2021/11

2021 / 72021 / 82021 / 92021 / 102021 / 11
million $%million $%million $%million $%million $%
0. Food and live animals 0.8 2.3 1.9 3.2 24.1 24.5 1.4 2.8 24.9 30.0
04. Cereals and cereal preparations 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 22.8 23.1 0.3 0.5 23.1 27.8
09. Miscellaneous edible products and preparations 0.4 1.1 1.2 1.9 1.3 1.3 0.6 1.2 1.4 1.7
2. Crude materials,inedible,except fuels 0.3 0.9 0.3 0.4 1.3 1.3 2.6 5.2 1.3 1.6
25. Pulp and waste paper 00 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.3 2.3 4.6 0.9 1.1
29. Crude animal,vegetable materials n.e.s. 0.2 0.6 0.1 0.2 0.6 0.6 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.2
3. Mineral fuels etc 0.8 2.2 1.3 2.2 0.8 0.8 0.4 0.8 1.3 1.5
33. Petroleum and products 0.8 2.2 1.3 2.2 0.8 0.8 0.4 0.8 1.3 1.5
5. Chemicals and related products,n.e.s. 2.9 7.7 26.7 43.9 36.7 37.3 9.1 18.2 8.0 9.6
54. Medicinal and pharmaceutical products 1.0 2.8 23.7 39.0 33.9 34.4 6.5 13.0 4.9 5.9
55. Perfume,cleaning etc.preparations 0.3 0.9 0.6 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.4
57. Plastics in primary forms 0.1 0.3 0.8 1.3 0.7 0.7 0.5 1.0 0.8 1.0
59. Chemical materials and products,n.e.s. 0.4 1.2 1.2 2.0 1.0 1.1 1.1 2.2 1.4 1.7
6. Basic manufactures 1.6 4.2 1.7 2.8 1.7 1.7 3.7 7.3 3.2 3.9
62. Rubber manufactures,n.e.s. 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.6 0.7
69. Manufactures of metals,n.e.s. 0.9 2.5 1.1 1.8 1.1 1.1 3.2 6.3 2.0 2.4
7. Machinery,transport equipment 25.9 69.6 22.7 37.4 25.4 25.8 21.1 42.2 28.2 33.9
71. Power generating machinery and equipment 8.0 21.5 3.8 6.3 2.7 2.7 1.9 3.9 1.5 1.7
72. Machinery for specialized industries 0.7 2.0 1.2 2.0 1.5 1.5 1.5 2.9 2.5 3.0
74. General industrial machinery n.e.s. 3.8 10.1 5.4 8.9 4.2 4.3 4.2 8.3 4.0 4.8
75. Office machines and adp machines 1.4 3.7 1.1 1.9 1.0 1.1 1.2 2.3 1.3 1.6
76. Telecommunications and sound recording equipment 0.7 1.9 1.0 1.7 1.9 2.0 0.8 1.6 1.6 2.0
77. Electric machinery,n.e.s.and parts 1.2 3.2 1.2 2.0 4.2 4.3 4.1 8.2 6.2 7.4
78. Road vehicles 9.1 24.3 6.4 10.5 6.2 6.3 5.3 10.6 9.1 10.9
79. Other transport equipment 1.0 2.7 2.4 3.9 3.5 3.5 2.1 4.1 2.0 2.4
8. Miscellaneous manufactured articles 4.4 11.8 5.3 8.7 7.1 7.2 11.0 22.1 15.1 18.1
87. Instruments and apparates n.e.s. 3.6 9.8 4.4 7.2 6.3 6.4 10.2 20.4 12.8 15.4
89. Miscellaneous manufactured articles,n.e.s. 0.4 1.1 0.4 0.7 0.4 0.4 0.5 1.0 1.8 2.2
9. Goods not classified elsewhere 0.5 1.4 0.9 1.5 1.3 1.4 0.7 1.3 1.1 1.4
99. (USA Sitc) Estimate of non-canadian low value shipments; compiled low value shipments to canada; and various export shipments not identified by kind 0.5 1.4 0.8 1.3 1.3 1.4 0.7 1.3 1.1 1.3
0-9. All groups combined 37.3 100.0 60.8 100.0 98.5 100.0 49.9 100.0 83.2 100.0

Source: US Census Bureau

Table: Import from Iraq (IQ) to USA during 2021/7 - 2021/11

2021 / 72021 / 82021 / 92021 / 102021 / 11
million $%million $%million $%million $%million $%
3. Mineral fuels etc 445.6 99.9 281.4 99.0 153.7 99.0 306.8 99.3 366.1 99.6
33. Petroleum and products 445.6 99.9 281.4 99.0 153.7 99.0 306.8 99.3 366.1 99.6
8. Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0.0 0.0 2.4 0.9 0.3 0.2 1.4 0.4 0.6 0.2
89. Miscellaneous manufactured articles,n.e.s. 00 2.3 0.8 0.2 0.2 1.1 0.4 0.6 0.2
9. Goods not classified elsewhere 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 1.1 0.7 0.7 0.2 0.3 0.1
93. Special transactions and commodities not classified 00 00 1.1 0.7 0.7 0.2 0.2 0.1
0-9. All groups combined 445.9 100.0 284.2 100.0 155.3 100.0 309.1 100.0 367.4 100.0

Source: US Census Bureau

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Year 2021 January - November (Sitc)


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