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Lithuania ranked No. 77 in total trade value through February with a total of $355.72 million. Exports totaled $166.03 million and Imports totaled $189.69 million, a deficit of $23.65 million.

January – February 2019

Top Trading Ports

Total Trade: $355.72 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico $53,929,645
2Playa de Ponce Port, P.R. $49,986,121
3Port of Houston $49,622,090
4Port of Newark $33,516,922
5Port of Philadelphia $17,509,710
6Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. $13,102,710
7Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $12,918,513
8John F. Kennedy International Airport $11,759,492
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $11,572,942
10Port of Los Angeles $11,002,928

U.S. trade with Lithuania rose to $355.72 million through February

Lithuania’s trade with the United States rose to $355.72 million through the first two months of 2019, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 3.13 percent below its total trade during the same time period last year. Lithuania’s exports increased 85.27 percent while imports fell 31.67 percent. The U.S. deficit with Lithuania was $23.65 million.

Through February, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico; No. 2 Playa de Ponce Port, P.R.; No. 3 Port of Houston; No. 4 Port of Newark; and No. 5 Port of Philadelphia. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Playa de Ponce Port, P.R. No. 2 Port of Fajardo, P.R. No. 3 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico No. 4 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. and No. 5 Port of Newark. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 57.51 percent of Lithuania’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico rose 38.46 percent to $53.93 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 38.46 percent to $53.93 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Playa de Ponce Port, P.R. fell 36.35 percent to $49.99 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 36.35 percent to $49.99 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Port of Houston rose 449.81 percent to $49.62 million.
    Exports rose 667.05 percent to $47.06 million. Imports fell 11.25 percent to $2.57 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Port of Newark rose 36.39 percent to $33.52 million.
    Exports rose 71.94 percent to $22.04 million. Imports fell 2.39 percent to $11.47 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Port of Philadelphia rose 310.3 percent to $17.51 million.
    Exports rose 1226.85 percent to $13.08 million. Imports rose 34.97 percent to $4.43 million.

Lithuania ranked No. 77 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 77.

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $650.55 billion, up 1.11 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports climbed 2.61 percent to $260.05 billion; imports climbed 0.14 percent to $390.5 billion. The nation’s top five countries so far this year, by value, are Mexico; Canada; China; Japan and Germany. The overall trade deficit was $130.45 billion, down compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $136.53 billion.

The top five U.S. exports to Lithuania by value through February were the categories of Motor vehicles for transporting people; Oil; Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts; Cell phones, related equipment; and Misc. medical chemical re-agents, respectively. They accounted for 61.43 percent of total exports to Lithuania.

The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Lithuania –– Gasoline, other fuels; Furniture, parts; Misc. medical chemical re-agents; Wheat gluten, whether or not dried; and Medical equipment for physicals –– accounted for 77.39 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at U.S. exports to Lithuania:

  • Motor vehicles for transporting people rose 29.44 percent compared to last year to $39.67 million.
  • Oil totaled $39.47 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts rose 220897 percent compared to last year to $12.64 million.
  • Cell phones, related equipment rose 677.08 percent compared to last year to $5.31 million.
  • Misc. medical chemical re-agents rose 71.52 percent compared to last year to $4.89 million.

Looking more closely at U.S. imports from Lithuania:

  • Gasoline, other fuels fell 42.72 percent compared to last year to $103.67 million.
  • Furniture, parts rose 14.04 percent compared to last year to $20.77 million.
  • Misc. medical chemical re-agents fell 32.87 percent compared to last year to $14.58 million.
  • Wheat gluten, whether or not dried rose 0.75 percent compared to last year to $3.97 million.
  • Medical equipment for physicals rose 76.52 percent compared to last year to $3.8 million.

In the latest annual figures available, Lithuania recorded $2.05 billion in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its were San Juan; New York City; Houston; Los Angeles; and New Orleans. Total U.S. exports to Lithuania were $ 609.11 million and imports from Lithuania were $1.44 billion. The U.S. deficit with Lithuania was $835.88 million.