Exporter Rank

9 / 50

Importer Rank

18 / 50

Trade Balance Rank

2 / 50
Note: USA Trade Online Data 1 (2016) are used for computing ranks.

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2016) (Origin of Movement) $48,821,772,452
Total Imports (2016) $32,463,439,993
Trade Balance (2016) $16,358,332,459

Impact of Trade [2]

Total Export-Supported Jobs Related to Manufacturing141,440 (2016)
No. of Businesses Selling Products Overseas3,883 (2016)
Percentage of Exporters Classified as Small and Medium-size Companies85% (2016)
Percentage of Exports by Small and Medium-size Companies35% (2016)

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
China $7,981,156,153
Mexico $5,686,106,228
Canada $2,680,269,305
Netherlands $2,586,216,131
Japan $2,007,960,152
Colombia $1,981,625,614
Brazil $1,738,422,105
Belgium $1,059,360,993
Peru $1,032,710,322
Singapore $998,314,837

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
Saudi Arabia $4,648,227,828
Venezuela $3,338,150,694
Russia $2,396,586,876
Iraq $2,031,166,615
Algeria $1,870,807,233
Canada $1,482,636,735
Colombia $1,198,536,249
China $1,161,102,636
Brazil $1,115,627,182
Mexico $1,093,390,447

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $16,121,297,068
(12) Oil Seeds $10,998,318,058
(10) Cereals $5,717,159,094
(29) Organic Chemicals $2,444,259,203
(23) Animal Feeds $2,358,348,410
(39) Plastics $2,345,521,237
(84) Industrial Machinery $1,237,109,731
(38) Chemical Products $1,231,758,124
(15) Fats & Oils $887,521,979
(28) Inorganic Chemicals $674,601,216

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $19,002,855,744
(31) Fertilizers $1,711,515,112
(84) Industrial Machinery $1,537,298,895
(29) Organic Chemicals $1,180,092,598
(76) Aluminum $1,050,512,724
(72) Iron & Steel $989,342,304
(09) Coffee & Spices $735,703,905
(15) Fats & Oils $606,336,436
(74) Copper $560,134,361
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $515,702,939

Sources

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