Exporter Rank

46 / 50

Importer Rank

33 / 50

Trade Balance Rank

32 / 50
Note: USA Trade Online Data 1 (2016) are used for computing ranks.

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2016) (Origin of Movement) $2,269,116,794
Total Imports (2016) $8,750,128,766
Trade Balance (2016) -$6,481,011,972

Impact of Trade [2]

Total Export-Supported Jobs Related to Manufacturing7,385 (2016)
No. of Businesses Selling Products Overseas1,849 (2016)
Percentage of Exporters Classified as Small and Medium-size Companies88% (2016)
Percentage of Exports by Small and Medium-size Companies61% (2016)

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
Canada $527,150,703
Mexico $208,059,138
China $156,770,139
Dominican Republic $154,398,690
Taiwan $101,025,085
Germany $96,683,303
Japan $92,155,316
Singapore $85,861,803
Italy $85,856,339
United Kingdom $72,343,615

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
Germany $2,257,284,268
China $1,188,403,805
Mexico $1,153,065,122
Japan $841,630,180
United Kingdom $540,019,395
Slovakia $485,426,975
Canada $405,493,230
France $333,394,472
Hungary $238,727,984
Spain $213,938,165

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $746,654,554
(85) Electrical Machinery $192,857,383
(84) Industrial Machinery $189,928,184
(72) Iron & Steel $127,891,863
(39) Plastics $117,891,025
(90) Precision Instruments $117,587,366
(30) Pharmaceuticals $114,031,436
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $79,294,898
(28) Inorganic Chemicals $69,621,461
(03) Seafood $46,390,868

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $4,860,939,173
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $726,453,576
(90) Precision Instruments $604,327,428
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $370,130,475
(84) Industrial Machinery $321,262,815
(95) Toys & Sport Equipment $317,295,402
(85) Electrical Machinery $172,179,442
(39) Plastics $115,910,236
(03) Seafood $105,494,849
(94) Furniture $99,736,313

Sources

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