Zambia
Foreign Trade
Between USA and Zambia

Waterborne foreign imports from Zambia to the United States in 2015 totaled $12,068,416. Exports to Zambia in 2015 were $39,465,489.

Information about foreign trade between Zambia and US ports is avaiable for imports and exports.

The value of container cargo imported from Zambia represented 73.4% of all vessel imports, $8,863,793 versus $12,068,416.

By weight, container cargo imports from Zambia represented 36.3% of all vessel shippments, 1,384,787 (kg) versus 3,812,529 (kg).

Complete details for vessel and container imports and exports since 2003 are shown in the tables and charts below.

Trade totals are only for the USA ports listed here at World Port Source.

Vessel measured by value ($US)
Year Imports Exports
2015  $12,068,416  $39,465,489
2014  $22,325,897  $68,482,754
2013  $19,774,125  $86,736,847
2012  $31,111,570  $95,672,986
2011  $37,300,847  $79,325,681
2010  $23,923,663  $31,288,008
2009  $5,959,511  $33,784,325
2008  $46,815,719  $29,443,019
2007  $44,727,133  $39,691,433
2006  $26,853,768  $27,946,800
2005  $30,527,729  $16,518,948
2004  $31,365,607  $15,987,334
2003  $8,892,000  $10,209,733


Chart of foreign trade by value - $USD


Container measured by value ($US)
Year Imports Exports
2015  $8,863,793  $20,773,469
2014  $21,154,694  $34,876,739
2013  $19,746,080  $53,960,721
2012  $30,709,224  $41,255,111
2011  $37,300,847  $37,707,635
2010  $23,920,858  $20,159,744
2009  $5,959,511  $28,353,206
2008  $46,815,719  $21,287,255
2007  $44,576,492  $26,746,198
2006  $26,050,868  $13,392,776
2005  $30,478,530  $8,740,032
2004  $30,943,422  $9,467,293
2003  $8,770,656  $7,765,157


Chart of foreign trade by value - $USD


Vessel measured by weight (kg)
Year Imports Exports
2015  3,812,529  7,572,039
2014  2,441,132  9,988,455
2013  1,331,620  12,155,837
2012  1,174,599  13,283,532
2011  1,447,931  11,896,489
2010  2,184,021  21,590,305
2009  623,163  17,675,656
2008  2,465,689  8,421,862
2007  1,354,408  16,959,050
2006  1,160,654  67,298,681
2005  1,221,614  31,479,400
2004  2,109,918  23,684,940
2003  1,632,512  6,789,755


Chart of foreign trade by weight - kg


Container measured by weight (kg)
Year Imports Exports
2015  1,384,787  4,367,401
2014  1,384,787  4,299,732
2013  1,331,323  7,235,022
2012  1,162,398  7,193,536
2011  1,447,931  7,050,583
2010  2,183,830  19,015,320
2009  623,163  14,790,362
2008  2,465,689  4,770,735
2007  1,349,292  4,992,382
2006  1,134,314  3,406,397
2005  1,220,073  2,297,519
2004  2,100,621  2,249,730
2003  1,609,642  2,070,598


Chart of foreign trade by weight - kg


Complete import and export trade data is available from the
Foreign Trade Division of the U.S. Census Bureau
usatrade.census.gov