Trading Partner Portal: Lithuania
Lithuania is one of the Baltic states, situated along the southeastern shore of the Baltic Sea. Lithuania has a population of about 2.8 million people, and its capital and largest city is Vilnius. Lithuania is a member of the European Union, the Council of Europe, NATO and the OECD. The UN’s Human Development Index lists Lithuania as a “very high human development country”.
U.S. exports to Lithuania totaled $707 million in 2018. 32.7% or $231 million of the total was made up by used or second-hand merchandise. This was followed by non-electrical machinery, chemicals, and computer and electronic products all making up between 12 and 10% of the total.
U.S. imports from Lithuania totaled $1.3 billion in 2018. Over 50% of the total accounted for petroleum and coal products, which totaled $669 million. Other imports from Lithuania included $221 million worth of chemicals, $132 million of furniture and fixtures, and $43 million of computer and electronic products.
California exported $120 million worth of goods to Lithuania in 2018. Used or second-hand merchandise made up 43.4% and $52 million of the total. This was followed by agricultural products at 19.8% and $23.8 million, chemicals at 11.2% and $13.4 million, and computer and electronic products at 9.6% and $11.5 million. In 2018, California was the top exporting state to Lithuania.
California imported $84 million worth of goods from Lithuania in 2018. 37.7% of the total was made up of chemicals, followed by 32% of furniture and fixtures, and 7.3% of non-electrical machinery.