Exporter Rank

35 / 50

Importer Rank

37 / 50

Trade Balance Rank

23 / 50
Note: USA Trade Online Data 1 (2016) are used for computing ranks.

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2016) (Origin of Movement) $5,705,760,360
Total Imports (2016) $7,830,874,000
Trade Balance (2016) -$2,125,113,640

Impact of Trade [2]

Total Export-Supported Jobs Related to Manufacturing27,163 (2016)
No. of Businesses Selling Products Overseas2,365 (2016)
Percentage of Exporters Classified as Small and Medium-size Companies80% (2016)
Percentage of Exports by Small and Medium-size Companies21% (2016)

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
Canada $1,162,775,384
France $783,242,407
Mexico $685,907,968
Japan $280,544,058
China $273,905,548
Singapore $184,013,121
Korea, South $145,817,148
Australia $144,800,507
United Kingdom $142,816,720
United Arab Emirates $141,540,641

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $3,058,322,320
France $1,415,077,708
Canada $752,008,604
Mexico $597,753,717
Germany $308,874,280
India $183,121,217
Taiwan $144,801,432
Japan $131,768,733
Vietnam $105,902,935
Italy $97,065,281

Traded Goods [1] (at the 2-digit HS Code level)

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(88) Aircraft $1,084,188,308
(84) Industrial Machinery $505,105,752
(85) Electrical Machinery $467,086,952
(39) Plastics $377,601,637
(29) Organic Chemicals $340,778,970
(10) Cereals $320,950,789
(48) Paper $249,163,200
(02) Meat $242,196,206
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $181,734,356
(04) Dairy Products $175,348,036

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(88) Aircraft $1,360,353,979
(84) Industrial Machinery $1,307,544,521
(85) Electrical Machinery $837,134,859
(95) Toys & Sport Equipment $566,158,858
(94) Furniture $562,305,709
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $289,970,611
(63) Textile Articles $247,151,971
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $208,629,073
(39) Plastics $200,869,143
(93) Arms & Ammunition $156,720,565

Sources

  1. USA Trade Online (2016).
  2. International Trade Administration
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