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Top Trading Partners - Total Trade, Exports, Imports

Year-to-Date May 2008

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 Trade (Year-to-Date) Percent of Total Trade
--- Total, All Countries 542.8 867.2 1,410.0 100.0%
--- Total, Top 15 Countries 375.2 626.7 1,001.9 71.1%
1 Canada
112.6 144.2 256.8 18.2%
2 China
30.3 126.3 156.6 11.1%
3 Mexico
60.6 90.6 151.3 10.7%
4 Japan
28.0 61.6 89.6 6.4%
5 Federal Republic of Germany
22.9 41.7 64.6 4.6%
6 United Kingdom
24.1 24.0 48.1 3.4%
7 Korea, South
14.9 20.4 35.3 2.5%
8 France
12.6 18.1 30.7 2.2%
9 Taiwan
11.7 15.1 26.8 1.9%
10 Saudi Arabia
4.4 22.2 26.7 1.9%
11 Netherlands
16.9 8.3 25.1 1.8%
12 Venezuela
4.3 19.9 24.2 1.7%
13 Brazil
12.0 11.7 23.7 1.7%
14 Italy
6.7 15.4 22.1 1.6%
15 Singapore
13.0 7.2 20.3 1.4%

Exports (Goods)

Rank Country Exports (Year-to-Date) Percent of Total Exports
--- Total, All Countries 542.8 100.0%
--- Total, Top 15 Countries 391.7 72.1%
1 Canada
112.6 20.7%
2 Mexico
60.6 11.2%
3 China
30.3 5.6%
4 Japan
28.0 5.2%
5 United Kingdom
24.1 4.4%
6 Federal Republic of Germany
22.9 4.2%
7 Netherlands
16.9 3.1%
8 Korea, South
14.9 2.7%
9 Singapore
13.0 2.4%
10 France
12.6 2.3%
11 Belgium
12.2 2.3%
12 Brazil
12.0 2.2%
13 Taiwan
11.7 2.2%
14 Switzerland
10.5 1.9%
15 Australia
9.2 1.7%

Imports (Goods)

Rank Country Imports (Year-to-Date) Percent of Total Imports
--- Total, All Countries 867.2 100.0%
--- Total, Top 15 Countries 643.7 74.2%
1 Canada
144.2 16.6%
2 China
126.3 14.6%
3 Mexico
90.6 10.5%
4 Japan
61.6 7.1%
5 Federal Republic of Germany
41.7 4.8%
6 United Kingdom
24.0 2.8%
7 Saudi Arabia
22.2 2.6%
8 Korea, South
20.4 2.4%
9 Venezuela
19.9 2.3%
10 France
18.1 2.1%
11 Nigeria
17.5 2.0%
12 Italy
15.4 1.8%
13 Taiwan
15.1 1.7%
14 Malaysia
13.6 1.6%
15 Ireland
13.0 1.5%

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Source: FTDWebMaster, Foreign Trade Division, U.S. Census Bureau, Washington, D.C. 20233
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Created: 11 January 2008
Last modified: 12 July 2011 at 04:08:46 PM