|1||Civilian aircraft, parts||$23.69 M|
|2||Rubber tires||$3.54 M|
|3||Misc. machinery for moving, grading||$3.4 M|
|4||Auxiliary machinery used with textile machines||$3.07 M|
|5||Motor vehicles for transporting people||$2.38 M|
|6||Plasma, vaccines, blood||$2.01 M|
|7||Prepared foods, beverages||$1.65 M|
|8||Centrifuges, filters, machines and parts||$1.6 M|
|10||Worn clothing, other worn textile articles||$1.29 M|
|2||Original engravings, prints, lithographs||$339,948|
|3||Cell phones, related equipment||$301,726|
|4||Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc.||$249,300|
|5||Value added to a returned import||$219,794|
|7||Original sculptures and statues||$114,715|
|8||Motor vehicles for transporting people||$100,000|
|9||Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V||$85,121|
|10||Paintings, drawings and other artwork||$72,648|
Top Trading Ports
Total Trade: $72.71 million
|1||Fort Worth Alliance Airport, Texas||$22,459,281|
|2||Port of New York||$9,192,016|
|3||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$7,071,495|
|4||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$6,731,066|
|5||Port of Houston||$6,706,481|
|6||Port of Baltimore, Md.||$3,914,016|
|7||Los Angeles International Airport||$2,291,998|
|8||Chicago O’Hare International Airport||$2,018,924|
|9||Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas||$1,814,001|
|10||Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va.||$1,189,722|
U.S. trade with Mali rose to $72.71 million through October
Mali’s trade with the United States rose to $72.71 million through the first 10 months of 2018, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 38.22 percent above its total trade during the same time period last year. Mali’s exports increased 38.75 percent while imports rose 28.36 percent. The U.S. surplus with Mali was $65.82 million.
Through October, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Fort Worth Alliance Airport, Texas; No. 2 Port of New York; No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport; No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga.; and No. 5 Port of Houston. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Port of New York No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport No. 3 Port of Houston No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 71.74 percent of Mali’s U.S. trade.
Among those top five:
- Trade with No. 1 Fort Worth Alliance Airport, Texas totaled $22.46 million.
Exports totaled $22.46 million. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 2 Port of New York fell 17.4 percent to $9.19 million.
Exports fell 17.5 percent to $9.18 million. Imports totaled $10,300.
- Trade with No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 21.89 percent to $7.07 million.
Exports fell 29.09 percent to $5.79 million. Imports rose 44.22 percent to $1.28 million.
- Trade with No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 6.91 percent to $6.73 million.
Exports rose 7.42 percent to $6.73 million. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 5 Port of Houston fell 5.88 percent to $6.71 million.
Exports fell 5.92 percent to $6.67 million. Imports rose 1.33 percent to $39,845.
Mali ranked No. 174 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 176.
Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $3.51 trillion, up 9.44 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports climbed 8.95 percent to $1.39 trillion; imports climbed 9.77 percent to $2.12 trillion. The nation’s top five countries so far this year, by value, are China; Canada; Mexico; Japan and Germany. The overall trade deficit was $732.48 billion, up compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $657.79 billion.
The top five U.S. exports to Mali by value through October were the categories of Civilian aircraft, parts; Rubber tires; Misc. machinery for moving, grading; Auxiliary machinery used with textile machines; and Motor vehicles for transporting people, respectively. They accounted for 52.08 percent of total exports to Mali.
The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Mali –– Antiques; Original engravings, prints, lithographs; Cell phones, related equipment; Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc.; and Value added to a returned import –– accounted for 64.83 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at U.S. exports to Mali:
- Civilian aircraft, parts rose 5393.39 percent compared to last year to $23.69 million.
- Rubber tires rose 33.19 percent compared to last year to $3.54 million.
- Misc. machinery for moving, grading rose 663.49 percent compared to last year to $3.4 million.
- Auxiliary machinery used with textile machines rose 70.59 percent compared to last year to $3.07 million.
- Motor vehicles for transporting people rose 22.24 percent compared to last year to $2.38 million.
Looking more closely at U.S. imports from Mali:
- Antiques rose 123.46 percent compared to last year to $1.12 million.
- Original engravings, prints, lithographs totaled $339,948. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Cell phones, related equipment rose 78.72 percent compared to last year to $301,726.
- Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc. rose 99.41 percent compared to last year to $249,300.
- Value added to a returned import rose 254.98 percent compared to last year to $219,794.
In the latest annual figures available, Mali recorded $64.91 million in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its were New York City; Houston; Atlanta/Savannah; Baltimore; and Chicago. Total U.S. exports to Mali were $ 61.99 million and imports from Mali were $2.92 million. The U.S. surplus with Mali was $59.07 million.