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U.S. Imports from South Africa by 5-digit End-Use Code
2010 - 2019

(In thousands of dollars)

End-Use Code Value 2010 Value 2011 Value 2012 Value 2013 Value 2014 Value 2015 Value 2016 Value 2017 Value 2018 Value 2019
(00000) Green coffee 46 493 278 335 497 397 99 0 0 260
(00020) Cane and beet sugar 25,161 12,016 40,025 747 26,535 3,845 13,875 36,473 15,351 17,096
(00100) Meat products 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 147 38
(00110) Dairy products and eggs 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 0 0
(00120) Fruits, frozen juices 83,193 69,500 70,578 86,577 82,690 93,402 82,862 92,770 124,096 100,195
(00130) Vegetables 3,829 4,672 3,635 4,974 5,670 6,042 5,653 7,158 7,099 7,397
(00140) Nuts 28,498 34,303 40,940 42,247 48,432 65,228 53,068 57,201 80,186 124,797
(00150) Food oils, oilseeds 2,396 160 237 271 485 472 341 409 487 254
(00160) Bakery products 1,487 1,700 1,617 1,378 1,889 1,627 1,529 6,466 8,215 9,152
(00170) Tea, spices, etc. 3,605 3,671 3,622 5,232 3,642 4,831 6,626 7,334 9,283 8,846
(00180) Other foods 10,475 12,606 11,776 12,905 12,943 17,481 16,467 16,909 15,967 18,154
(00190) Wine, beer, and related products 46,364 45,374 60,663 69,417 51,671 52,527 47,248 54,476 49,952 46,339
(00200) Feedstuff and foodgrains 55 69 197 267 1,625 2,309 2,251 2,094 2,434 3,974
(01000) Fish and shellfish 27,269 26,569 26,048 32,059 30,561 31,518 33,214 33,404 38,456 37,415
(01010) Alcoholic beverages, excluding wine 1,666 3,014 2,422 2,974 2,739 3,480 1,964 2,499 2,506 2,927
(01020) Nonagricultural foods, etc. 1,314 1,511 1,275 1,804 1,373 1,911 2,911 3,774 4,561 3,934
(10000) Crude oil 0 6,110 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
(10010) Fuel oil 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
(10020) Petroleum products, other 27,337 31,102 4,697 5,846 10,633 26,095 44,686 54,161 33,486 33,183
(10030) Liquefied petroleum gases 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
(10100) Coal and related fuels 0 2 0 20 8 4,405 2,209 8,172 11,199 9,626
(10300) Nuclear fuel materials 47,662 54,725 31,742 50,980 15,402 18,687 33,112 35,301 11,698 12,903
(11000) Pulpwood and woodpulp 14,887 20,565 19,661 28,223 31,986 29,892 25,879 24,848 23,289 24,008
(11110) Paper and paper products 177 17 187 132 77 56 148 119 488 881
(12000) Cotton, natural fibers 723 2,434 1,608 527 408 328 283 212 689 881
(12030) Hides and skins 78 230 81 43 73 45 93 34 43 37
(12050) Natural rubber 0 0 1,180 7,231 6 0 131 25 23 40
(12060) Farming materials, livestock 4,509 6,103 6,832 7,962 12,621 11,583 14,230 14,842 13,472 12,880
(12070) Tobacco, waxes, etc. 12,976 16,418 13,769 14,459 18,069 21,694 25,302 29,003 33,461 36,717
(12100) Cotton cloth, fabrics 156 144 234 94 69 76 89 60 61 61
(12110) Wool, silk, etc. 2,170 2,779 3,524 3,417 2,966 3,803 2,717 2,509 2,581 2,291
(12135) Synthetic cloth 2,638 4,312 6,523 5,957 3,347 4,473 3,837 2,472 2,267 2,754
(12140) Hair, waste materials 649 1,037 488 416 582 494 173 512 656 1,547
(12150) Finished textile supplies 6,398 2,874 2,204 4,883 8,549 3,647 3,180 3,466 2,256 2,595
(12160) Leather and furs 8,157 7,769 11,922 9,773 9,636 7,497 9,449 9,166 10,041 12,996
(12320) Materials, excluding chemicals 138 173 55 191 109 185 271 176 284 294
(12500) Plastic materials 3,576 3,920 3,555 3,522 6,724 3,327 10,839 12,586 76,720 71,235
(12510) Chemicals-fertilizers 2,656 2,939 3,761 6,411 3,369 3,706 4,107 2,629 2,551 6,288
(12530) Chemicals-inorganic 111,065 169,578 124,602 103,101 82,634 89,060 65,279 118,210 211,332 189,517
(12540) Chemicals-organic 356,557 454,083 471,491 470,822 483,872 419,542 319,582 373,510 391,604 382,309
(12550) Chemicals-other, n.e.c. 17,280 23,802 51,513 40,472 44,034 42,592 14,993 17,935 17,304 25,752
(13000) Lumber 887 458 375 548 579 324 375 556 574 415
(13010) Plywood and veneers 399 605 958 791 557 83 79 115 667 565
(13020) Stone, sand, cement, etc. 2,994 2,745 4,577 8,026 7,776 7,259 6,913 7,762 7,056 7,783
(13100) Glass-plate, sheet, etc. 210 291 235 273 259 150 148 45 67 97
(13110) Shingles, wallboard 5,421 6,567 6,225 10,928 13,342 12,919 16,615 29,357 16,895 19,226
(13120) Nontextile floor tiles 121 128 281 360 372 533 677 501 785 321
(14000) Steelmaking materials 832,791 988,613 1,079,046 862,478 1,069,677 662,713 495,906 843,059 834,619 671,849
(14100) Iron and steel mill products 79,709 101,098 70,619 63,622 113,645 116,728 138,055 219,688 130,465 136,390
(14200) Bauxite and aluminum 186,392 222,602 214,705 238,745 257,538 153,482 229,223 338,648 481,083 384,735
(14220) Copper 0 631 224 3,540 617 42,368 615 8,269 3,972 5
(14240) Nickel 16,044 31,848 15,716 17,573 33,404 22,491 25,305 41,612 81,064 47,411
(14250) Tin 0 0 0 0 0 81 0 8 0 11
(14260) Zinc 935 57 141 88 135 137 34 48 5,551 16
(14270) Nonmonetary gold 73,974 20,088 8,649 345 333,024 7,638 141,906 41,461 253,197 136,572
(14280) Other precious metals 2,089,116 2,326,073 1,819,029 1,517,594 1,428,300 1,548,637 1,301,381 1,968,688 2,159,339 2,259,404
(14290) Nonferrous metals, other 294,193 310,461 420,974 474,203 380,771 319,038 249,029 251,283 281,710 307,931
(15000) Iron and steel products, n.e.c. 13,870 15,437 25,257 23,767 21,060 23,005 17,977 20,111 17,700 11,718
(15100) Iron and steel, advanced 7,162 2,778 3,697 1,995 2,572 8,673 4,196 5,779 8,844 12,178
(15200) Finished metal shapes 28,857 33,630 33,157 33,014 32,451 36,679 59,610 61,819 50,964 33,980
(16040) Sulfur, nonmetallic minerals 18,585 29,638 44,299 37,908 36,739 27,347 18,203 18,614 54,188 33,933
(16050) Synthetic rubber--primary 10,624 15,477 17,888 13,831 15,740 9,380 7,580 6,720 7,597 845
(16110) Blank tapes, audio & visual 3 69 33 30 0 0 0 0 0 0
(16120) Industrial supplies, other 29,021 36,884 40,571 31,374 30,378 25,451 29,244 69,588 63,503 54,661
(20000) Generators, accessories 13,716 19,004 11,121 7,135 4,022 5,509 3,871 1,944 4,050 3,786
(20005) Electric apparatus 19,838 22,926 26,819 18,873 21,254 20,173 16,446 19,704 25,683 25,492
(21000) Drilling & oilfield equipment 36,863 40,706 29,189 24,845 55,579 18,924 7,525 49,721 49,089 47,212
(21010) Specialized mining 2,430 3,765 3,603 2,712 354 2,014 787 534 757 939
(21030) Excavating machinery 31,972 28,177 18,805 27,672 16,078 16,022 11,070 16,197 12,346 15,820
(21040) Nonfarm tractors and parts 1,024 1,178 615 817 304 427 310 483 479 131
(21100) Industrial engines 10,692 15,181 16,149 12,350 15,345 20,392 10,833 10,098 9,652 18,678
(21110) Food, tobacco machinery 6,006 5,045 12,402 3,292 4,885 4,323 3,948 5,813 9,407 5,831
(21120) Metalworking machine tools 6,435 8,928 10,145 12,371 11,765 11,951 7,801 9,740 13,549 15,524
(21130) Textile, sewing machines 306 213 110 200 49 101 50 34 33 34
(21140) Wood, glass, plastic 939 2,744 2,190 4,296 1,524 1,096 3,536 4,291 1,965 915
(21150) Pulp and paper machinery 1,207 2,992 6,252 3,164 3,792 1,837 5,610 5,729 3,552 4,886
(21160) Measuring, testing, control instruments 5,736 7,532 7,940 6,494 5,549 6,903 6,147 6,464 8,896 11,118
(21170) Materials handling equipment 12,859 22,327 15,279 13,995 11,781 31,626 16,262 26,809 19,227 21,423
(21180) Industrial machines, other 30,703 35,091 38,996 33,005 24,258 33,467 44,824 43,050 43,561 51,761
(21190) Photo, service industry machinery 10,940 15,913 12,649 19,378 18,279 15,788 17,993 20,447 16,045 11,351
(21200) Agricultural machinery, equipment 6,753 10,427 12,451 2,526 3,120 2,621 2,560 2,920 2,150 2,442
(21300) Computers 624 1,168 570 2,045 2,566 503 278 843 660 378
(21301) Computer accessories 3,503 7,813 7,615 3,099 5,359 5,137 3,554 4,763 3,904 2,300
(21320) Semiconductors 1,158 1,726 2,742 1,317 1,822 1,610 25,399 701 716 680
(21400) Telecommunications equipment 3,281 4,891 4,053 4,685 4,240 4,640 5,162 9,782 7,766 6,739
(21500) Business machines and equipment 733 1,069 246 217 117 160 288 243 186 95
(21600) Laboratory testing instruments 13,162 14,983 7,213 8,452 7,759 5,824 5,467 2,516 4,269 9,788
(21610) Medicinal equipment 2,517 6,610 3,774 3,653 3,709 3,766 6,893 5,636 4,148 5,343
(22000) Civilian aircraft 0 0 300 703 1,088 2,213 892 1,102 1,304 2,311
(22010) Parts-civilian aircraft 5,427 6,721 5,359 7,749 10,033 8,459 6,551 6,344 6,356 6,325
(22020) Engines-civilian aircraft 1,390 358 444 159 685 172 930 3,287 770 596
(22100) Railway transportation equipment 6,745 15,318 19,444 22,430 8,392 8,061 5,211 5,692 7,064 2,835
(22210) Commercial vessels, other 174 125 8 0 0 0 30 85 80 18
(22220) Marine engines, parts 11,874 12,938 12,589 12,235 14,880 22,639 19,787 19,098 20,602 22,557
(22300) Spacecraft, excluding military 160 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
(30000) Passenger cars, new and used 1,539,194 2,047,070 1,885,718 2,165,447 1,260,719 1,365,678 1,504,794 1,071,522 464,990 356,441
(30100) Trucks, buses, and special purpose vehicles 0 416 107 133 279 150 1,174 250 387 487
(30110) Bodies and chassis for trucks and buses 980 4,472 5,385 2,658 3,921 1,532 71 175 104 27
(30200) Engines and engine parts (carburetors, pistons, rings, and valves) 52,414 112,270 92,729 67,944 96,652 96,506 82,271 85,728 103,874 96,594
(30210) Bodies and chassis for passenger cars 3,001 2,802 4,780 2,450 3,278 4,686 5,940 4,305 3,634 2,645
(30220) Automotive tires and tubes 3,758 12,799 13,477 6,089 4,502 9,590 11,254 5,335 2,205 9,563
(30230) Other parts and accessories of vehicles 276,675 317,220 305,412 293,545 356,545 412,582 334,139 204,342 231,755 253,920
(40000) Apparel, household goods - cotton 922 739 596 379 345 851 271 404 413 552
(40010) Apparel, household goods - wool 410 833 592 186 211 152 228 341 352 206
(40020) Apparel, textiles, nonwool or cotton 5,804 5,663 5,689 5,967 6,226 7,966 8,436 9,765 10,465 12,470
(40030) Apparel,household goods-nontextile 1,707 2,611 2,047 1,284 1,994 3,097 2,205 1,573 1,571 1,886
(40040) Footwear 578 1,004 1,064 1,028 943 591 811 551 161 353
(40050) Camping apparel and gear 2,100 2,400 2,567 1,720 2,258 3,138 2,871 2,758 2,887 2,598
(40100) Pharmaceutical preparations 18,258 26,676 29,310 37,884 28,188 40,709 46,356 42,569 38,052 34,199
(40110) Books, printed matter 2,506 2,006 2,027 1,802 1,566 1,688 1,655 2,022 2,592 2,163
(40120) Toiletries and cosmetics 11,359 17,670 14,602 11,074 19,820 17,828 20,182 21,697 25,754 22,262
(40140) Other consumer nondurables 7,040 8,839 7,633 7,845 9,870 8,384 8,389 9,436 11,378 8,006
(41000) Furniture, household goods, etc. 18,162 17,679 13,233 9,909 9,114 6,211 10,483 9,295 9,086 12,990
(41010) Glassware, chinaware 838 664 417 418 308 288 570 207 244 621
(41020) Cookware, cutlery, tools 3,792 3,771 3,701 3,259 3,842 4,551 3,480 3,304 3,546 2,937
(41030) Household appliances 1,923 1,252 1,148 705 1,215 1,666 2,255 2,384 1,360 560
(41040) Rugs 2,348 2,241 1,826 2,563 678 1,095 1,592 2,569 1,512 2,552
(41050) Cell phones and other household goods, n.e.c. 5,650 5,625 5,060 4,134 5,657 4,674 3,084 3,293 4,664 5,058
(41100) Motorcycles and parts 699 676 1,292 687 708 1,364 1,437 1,401 1,562 1,525
(41110) Pleasure boats and motors 18,540 12,311 22,780 16,076 19,779 32,363 24,041 30,360 29,606 46,632
(41120) Toys, games, and sporting goods 3,687 3,465 3,528 3,145 2,814 4,083 3,787 6,903 6,522 8,669
(41130) Photo equipment 1,122 860 59 79 149 188 148 59 78 69
(41140) Musical instruments 259 231 122 132 149 160 177 153 255 107
(41200) Televisions and video equipment 32 64 68 153 81 397 363 378 533 186
(41210) Stereo equipment, etc 128 401 235 153 105 192 250 1,062 404 425
(41220) Recorded media 203 1,489 1,119 766 1,886 848 1,019 940 862 1,100
(41300) Numismatic coins 53,183 65,357 48,907 53,845 22,557 60,043 47,554 67,879 22,681 23,116
(41310) Jewelry 116,292 99,069 84,429 85,349 92,482 78,944 114,473 124,193 147,467 142,600
(41320) Artwork, antiques, stamps, etc. 31,314 23,039 16,795 20,320 17,596 28,816 27,183 27,120 49,780 42,904
(42000) Nursery stock, etc. 3,287 3,068 2,632 3,219 2,666 3,216 3,969 4,280 4,787 5,093
(42100) Gem diamonds 1,130,549 1,073,489 814,637 882,461 1,141,620 633,968 558,904 601,384 1,182,668 932,105
(42110) Gem stones, other 14,154 6,180 9,889 27,827 15,492 17,465 7,105 10,045 9,053 6,375
(50000) Military aircraft and parts 1,800 733 680 2,363 1,930 1,367 1,222 617 1,234 2,034
(50010) Other military equipment 6,329 5,977 9,961 14,992 7,780 4,972 5,867 10,122 15,335 9,247
(50020) U.S. goods returned, and reimports 71,524 89,827 123,905 83,613 110,461 175,218 81,844 92,826 112,297 95,786
(50030) Minimum value shipments 11,061 12,784 11,174 12,833 18,187 19,031 16,450 16,346 16,674 17,545
(50040) Other (movies, miscellaneous imports, and special transactions) 959 2,354 2,323 2,213 7,553 9,045 4,234 6,649 2,481 7,402
TOTAL 8,220,182 9,486,920 8,672,333 8,465,226 8,325,573 7,323,026 6,784,319 7,735,297 8,467,611 7,798,934




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