Slovenia

Slovenia ranked No. 84 in total trade value through April with a total of $464.74 million. Exports totaled $62.52 million and Imports totaled $402.22 million, a deficit of $339.7 million.

U.S. trade with Slovenia rose to $358.17 million through March

Slovenia’s trade with the United States rose to $358.17 million through the first three months of 2020, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 22.89 percent above its total trade during the same time period last year. U.S. exports to Slovenia decreased 15.7 percent while U.S. imports from Slovenia rose 33.71 percent. The U.S. deficit with Slovenia was $250.63 million.

Through March, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Philadelphia International Airport; No. 2 Port of Newark; No. 3 Port of Charleston; No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport; and No. 5 Port of Virginia. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Port of Newark No. 2 Port of Charleston No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Virginia. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 63.15 percent of Slovenia’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Philadelphia International Airport rose 1106.96 percent to $107.95 million.
    Exports rose 50.12 percent to $1.62 million. Imports rose 1252.31 percent to $106.33 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Port of Newark fell 9.41 percent to $52.21 million.
    Exports rose 63.35 percent to $1.77 million. Imports fell 10.8 percent to $50.44 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Port of Charleston rose 4.01 percent to $23.6 million.
    Exports fell 65.51 percent to $1.51 million. Imports rose 20.59 percent to $22.09 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 95.33 percent to $22.26 million.
    Exports rose 482.57 percent to $8.28 million. Imports rose 40.17 percent to $13.98 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Port of Virginia rose 10.91 percent to $20.18 million.
    Exports fell 29.97 percent to $5.1 million. Imports rose 38.17 percent to $15.08 million.

Slovenia ranked No. 87 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 90.

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $964.77 billion, down 4.16 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports dropped 3.07 percent to $395.69 billion; imports dropped 4.91 percent to $569.09 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 $173.4 billion, down compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $190.25 billion.

The top five U.S. exports to Slovenia by value through March were the categories of Civilian aircraft, parts; Cell phones, related equipment; Plasma, vaccines, blood; Heterocyclic chemical compounds; and Low value shipments, respectively. They accounted for 36.26 percent of total exports to Slovenia.

The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Slovenia –– Plasma, vaccines, blood; Medicines in individual dosages; Electrical resistors, except heating resistors; Stainless steel, not less than 600mm wide; and Motor vehicle parts –– accounted for 49.41 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 214.35 percent compared to last year to $8.26 million.
  • Cell phones, related equipment rose 636.72 percent compared to last year to $3.42 million.
  • Plasma, vaccines, blood rose 144.14 percent compared to last year to $3.3 million.
  • Heterocyclic chemical compounds rose 3373.76 percent compared to last year to $2.37 million.
  • Low value shipments fell 39.89 percent compared to last year to $2.14 million.

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

  • Plasma, vaccines, blood totaled $104.02 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Medicines in individual dosages fell 16.03 percent compared to last year to $22.1 million.
  • Electrical resistors, except heating resistors fell 36.4 percent compared to last year to $8.31 million.
  • Stainless steel, not less than 600mm wide rose 75.17 percent compared to last year to $8.13 million.
  • Motor vehicle parts rose 42.96 percent compared to last year to $7.84 million.

In the latest annual figures available, Slovenia recorded $1.31 billion in trade with the United States. Total U.S. exports to Slovenia were $ 344.6 million and imports from Slovenia were $963.89 million. The U.S. deficit with Slovenia was $619.29 million.