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Lithuania ranked No. 79 in total trade value through March with a total of $503.76 million. Exports totaled $233.25 million and Imports totaled $270.52 million, a deficit of $37.27 million.

January – March 2019

Top Trading Ports

Total Trade: $503.76 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico $59,846,899
2Port of Houston $56,597,744
3Port of Newark $50,206,977
4Playa de Ponce Port, P.R. $49,986,121
5Port of Fajardo, P.R. $25,124,842
6Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. $21,408,653
7Port of Philadelphia $20,129,909
8Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $19,944,015
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $19,202,661
10Port of Baltimore, Md. $19,028,722

U.S. trade with Lithuania rose to $503.76 million through March

Lithuania’s trade with the United States rose to $503.76 million through the first three months of 2019, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 12.49 percent below its total trade during the same time period last year. Lithuania’s exports increased 49.05 percent while imports fell 35.46 percent. The U.S. deficit with Lithuania was $37.27 million.

Through March, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico; No. 2 Port of Houston; No. 3 Port of Newark; No. 4 Playa de Ponce Port, P.R.; and No. 5 Port of Fajardo, P.R.. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Playa de Ponce Port, P.R. No. 2 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico No. 3 Port of Fajardo, P.R. No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va.. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 47.99 percent of Lithuania’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico fell 9.05 percent to $59.85 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 9.05 percent to $59.85 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Port of Houston rose 284.1 percent to $56.6 million.
    Exports rose 426.44 percent to $51.92 million. Imports fell 3.92 percent to $4.68 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Port of Newark rose 24.25 percent to $50.21 million.
    Exports rose 44.76 percent to $33 million. Imports fell 2.31 percent to $17.21 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Playa de Ponce Port, P.R. fell 61.64 percent to $49.99 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 61.64 percent to $49.99 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Port of Fajardo, P.R. fell 47.76 percent to $25.12 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 47.76 percent to $25.12 million.

Lithuania ranked No. 79 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 75.

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $1.01 trillion, up 0.65 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports climbed 1.42 percent to $408.22 billion; imports climbed 0.13 percent to $598.47 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 $190.25 billion, down compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $195.16 billion.

The top five U.S. exports to Lithuania by value through March were the categories of Motor vehicles for transporting people; Oil; Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts; Misc. medical chemical re-agents; and Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc., respectively. They accounted for 56.28 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 Laser-based medical equipment, parts –– accounted for 75.11 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Motor vehicles for transporting people rose 19.17 percent compared to last year to $65.69 million.
  • Oil totaled $39.47 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts rose 9440.27 percent compared to last year to $12.65 million.
  • Misc. medical chemical re-agents rose 59.57 percent compared to last year to $7.06 million.
  • Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. fell 8.16 percent compared to last year to $6.41 million.

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

  • Gasoline, other fuels fell 48.11 percent compared to last year to $134.63 million.
  • Furniture, parts rose 11.21 percent compared to last year to $32.5 million.
  • Misc. medical chemical re-agents fell 26.03 percent compared to last year to $25.06 million.
  • Wheat gluten, whether or not dried fell 8.44 percent compared to last year to $5.55 million.
  • Laser-based medical equipment, parts fell 4.17 percent compared to last year to $5.45 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.