Exporter Rank

46 / 50

Importer Rank

33 / 50

Trade Balance Rank

34 / 50
Note: USA Trade Online Data 1 (2019) are used for computing ranks.

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2019) (Origin of Movement) $2,675,361,663
Total Imports (2019) $11,581,851,641
Trade Balance (2019) -$8,906,489,978

Impact of Trade [2]

Total Export-Supported Jobs Related to Manufacturing9,977 (2016)
No. of Businesses Selling Products Overseas1,411 (2016)
Percentage of Exporters Classified as Small and Medium-size Companies90% (2016)
Percentage of Exports by Small and Medium-size Companies61% (2016)

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
Canada $591,612,974
Dominican Republic $229,160,640
Italy $191,764,295
Mexico $187,985,235
China $156,441,222
Germany $141,023,376
Ireland $113,708,070
Turkey $111,819,672
Switzerland $91,516,867
Japan $77,774,599

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
Mexico $2,932,623,598
Germany $2,208,336,090
Canada $1,121,323,344
Slovakia $974,173,742
China $876,084,864
Japan $755,393,575
United Kingdom $379,885,292
Ireland $366,512,922
Costa Rica $301,570,115
Netherlands $243,080,806

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $969,696,009
(72) Iron & Steel $209,846,900
(84) Industrial Machinery $206,007,282
(30) Pharmaceuticals $205,737,948
(85) Electrical Machinery $161,582,562
(39) Plastics $141,054,320
(90) Precision Instruments $101,596,937
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $79,726,296
(28) Inorganic Chemicals $78,698,725
(95) Toys & Sport Equipment $44,949,175

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $6,966,074,013
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $1,230,727,975
(90) Precision Instruments $949,917,882
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $326,963,205
(84) Industrial Machinery $286,216,600
(85) Electrical Machinery $217,524,087
(95) Toys & Sport Equipment $123,707,350
(39) Plastics $117,546,040
(98) Nesoi $106,717,245
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $102,167,654

Sources

  1. USA Trade Online (2019).
  2. International Trade Administration (Accessed on November 1, 2018)
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