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Top Trading Partners - Total Trade, Exports, Imports

August 2006

Data are goods only, on a Census Basis, in billions of dollars.


Total Trade (Goods)

    Rank Country Exports (Year-to-Date) Imports (Year-to-Date) Total, All Trade Percent of Total Trade
    --- Total, All Countries 675.7 1,227.2

    1,903.0

    100.0%
    --- Total, Top 15 Countries 495.9 900.2 1,396.0 73.4%
    1 Canada
    153.5 204.5

    357.9

    18.8%
    2 Mexico 88.9 131.5

    220.4

    11.6%
    3 China 35.6 178.9 214.5 11.3%
    4 Japan 39.0 97.1 136.2 7.2%
    5 Germany 26.5 59.3 85.8 4.5%
    6 United Kingdom 30.4 35.5 65.9 3.5%
    7 Korea, South 21.4 30.6 52.0 2.7%
    8 France 16.4 24.6 40.9 2.2%
    9 Taiwan 14.9 25.1 40.0 2.1%
    10 Malaysia 8.6 23.9 32.5 1.7%
    11 Netherlands 19.9 11.7 31.7 1.7%
    12 Venezuela 5.6 26.0 31.7 1.7%
    13 Italy 8.3 22.0 30.3 1.6%
    14 Brazil 11.8 17.6 29.4 1.5%
    15 Singapore 15.1 11.8 26.9 1.4%

Exports (Goods)

    Rank Country Exports (Year-to-Date) Percent of Total
    --- Total, All Countries 675.7 100.0%
    --- Total, Top 15 Countries 509.8 75.4%
    1 Canada 153.5 22.7%
    2 Mexico 88.9 13.2%
    3 Japan 39.0 5.8%
    4 China 35.6 5.3%
    5 United Kingdom 30.4 4.5%
    6 Germany 26.5 3.9%
    7 South Korea 21.4 3.2%
    8 Netherlands 19.9 3.0%
    9 France 16.4 2.4%
    10 Singapore 15.1 2.2%
    11 Taiwan 14.9 2.2%
    12 Belgium 13.6 2.0%
    13 Brazil 11.8 1.8%
    14 Australia 11.5 1.7%
    15 Hong Kong 11.3 1.7%

Imports (Goods)

    Rank Country Imports (Year-to-Date) Percent of Total
    --- Total, All Countries 1,227.2 100.0%
    --- Total, Top 15 Countries 919.7 74.9%
    1 Canada 204.5 16.7%
    2 China 178.9 14.6%
    3 Mexico 131.5 10.7%
    4 Japan 97.1 7.9%
    5 Germany 59.3 4.8%
    6 United Kingdom 35.5 2.9%
    7 Korea 30.6 2.5%
    8 Venezuela 26.0 2.1%
    9 Taiwan 25.1 2.0%
    10 France 24.6 2.0%
    11 Malaysia 23.9 1.9%
    12 Italy 22.0 1.8%
    13 Saudi Arabia 21.8 1.8%
    14 Nigeria 19.5 1.6%
    15 Ireland 19.3 1.6%

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Source: FTDWebMaster, Foreign Trade Division, U.S. Census Bureau, Washington, D.C. 20233
Location: MAIN: STATISTICS:TRADE HIGHLIGHTS:TOP TRADING PARTNERS
Created: 14 October 2004
Last modified: 12 July 2011 at 04:08:46 PM