Exporter Rank

46 / 50

Importer Rank

35 / 50

Trade Balance Rank

34 / 50
Note: USA Trade Online Data 1 (2017) are used for computing ranks.

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2017) (Origin of Movement) $2,391,706,418
Total Imports (2017) $9,369,247,645
Trade Balance (2017) -$6,977,541,227

Impact of Trade [2]

Total Export-Supported Jobs Related to Manufacturing8,182 (2016)
No. of Businesses Selling Products Overseas1,717 (2015)
Percentage of Exporters Classified as Small and Medium-size Companies88% (2015)
Percentage of Exports by Small and Medium-size Companies62% (2015)

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
Canada $493,487,696
Dominican Republic $230,233,620
Mexico $220,881,372
China $166,251,032
Turkey $124,574,998
Germany $119,808,547
Italy $114,372,080
United Kingdom $88,504,333
Singapore $83,793,701
Japan $68,478,072

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
Mexico $2,226,029,244
Germany $1,881,155,595
China $918,531,519
Japan $699,066,658
United Kingdom $611,240,354
Canada $580,365,734
Slovakia $550,096,976
France $316,645,373
Costa Rica $197,973,580
Hungary $178,838,713

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $725,037,717
(84) Industrial Machinery $207,333,446
(72) Iron & Steel $199,755,330
(85) Electrical Machinery $167,151,748
(30) Pharmaceuticals $136,983,688
(90) Precision Instruments $129,021,594
(39) Plastics $126,491,049
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $92,282,118
(28) Inorganic Chemicals $72,587,256
(89) Ships & Boats $39,024,697

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $5,344,010,918
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $1,033,641,227
(90) Precision Instruments $648,887,833
(84) Industrial Machinery $376,048,155
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $323,198,515
(85) Electrical Machinery $143,579,853
(95) Toys & Sport Equipment $127,521,971
(39) Plastics $104,851,407
(03) Seafood $101,893,873
(98) Nesoi $83,141,953

Sources

  1. USA Trade Online (2017).
  2. International Trade Administration (Accessed on November 1, 2018)
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