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Top Trading Partners - August 2012

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

For a full list of all trading partners and their rankings, see supplemental exhibit 6 in the FT-900.

Total Trade | Exports | Imports | Surpluses | Deficits


Year-to-Date Total Trade

Rank Country Exports Imports Total Trade Percent of Total Trade
--- Total, All Countries 1,023.8 1,519.4 2,543.2 100.0%
--- Total, Top 15 Countries 694.3 1,133.2 1,827.5 71.9%
1 Canada
195.2 217.1 412.3 16.2%
2 China
70.0 273.1 343.1 13.5%
3 Mexico
143.2 186.6 329.8 13.0%
4 Japan
46.5 99.1 145.6 5.7%
5 Germany
32.9 70.4 103.2 4.1%
6 United Kingdom
37.6 36.8 74.4 2.9%
7 Korea, South
28.9 39.7 68.6 2.7%
8 Saudi Arabia
11.8 39.9 51.6 2.0%
9 Brazil
28.3 22.9 51.3 2.0%
10 France
20.8 27.7 48.5 1.9%
11 Netherlands
26.9 15.4 42.2 1.7%
12 Taiwan
16.3 25.9 42.2 1.7%
13 India
14.0 27.9 42.0 1.7%
14 Venezuela
10.8 25.8 36.6 1.4%
15 Italy
11.1 25.0 36.1 1.4%

Year-to-Date Exports

Rank Country Exports Percent of Total Exports
--- Total, All Countries 1,023.8 100.0%
--- Total, Top 15 Countries 733.9 71.7%
1 Canada
195.2 19.1%
2 Mexico
143.2 14.0%
3 China
70.0 6.8%
4 Japan
46.5 4.5%
5 United Kingdom
37.6 3.7%
6 Germany
32.9 3.2%
7 Korea, South
28.9 2.8%
8 Brazil
28.3 2.8%
9 Netherlands
26.9 2.6%
10 Hong Kong
24.1 2.4%
11 Australia
20.9 2.0%
12 France
20.8 2.0%
13 Singapore
20.2 2.0%
14 Belgium
19.9 1.9%
15 Switzerland
18.4 1.8%

Year-to-Date Imports

Rank Country Imports Percent of Total Imports
--- Total, All Countries 1,519.4 100.0%
--- Total, Top 15 Countries 1,141.4 75.1%
1 China
273.1 18.0%
2 Canada
217.1 14.3%
3 Mexico
186.6 12.3%
4 Japan
99.1 6.5%
5 Germany
70.4 4.6%
6 Saudi Arabia
39.9 2.6%
7 Korea, South
39.7 2.6%
8 United Kingdom
36.8 2.4%
9 India
27.9 1.8%
10 France
27.7 1.8%
11 Taiwan
25.9 1.7%
12 Venezuela
25.8 1.7%
13 Italy
25.0 1.6%
14 Ireland
23.6 1.6%
15 Brazil
22.9 1.5%

Year-to-Date Surpluses

Rank Country Surplus
1 Hong Kong
20.9
2 Australia
14.5
3 United Arab Emirates
12.9
4 Netherlands
11.5
5 Belgium
8.5
6 Singapore
6.9
7 Panama
6.2
8 Chile
6.0
9 Brazil
5.4
10 Turkey
4.2
11 Argentina
4.0
12 Gibraltar
3.4
13 Peru
2.1
14 Bahamas
1.9
15 Dominican Republic
1.7

Year-to-Date Deficits

Rank Country Deficit
1 China
-203.1
2 Japan
-52.6
3 Mexico
-43.4
4 Germany
-37.5
5 Saudi Arabia
-28.1
6 Canada
-21.9
7 Ireland
-18.7
8 Venezuela
-14.9
9 Italy
-13.9
10 India
-13.9
11 Russia
-12.6
12 Iraq
-10.9
13 Korea, South
-10.7
14 Vietnam
-10.3
15 Thailand
-10.1

October 2014
Trade Numbers

Deficit: $43.4 Billion
Exports: $197.5 Billion
Imports: $241.0 Billion

Next release: January 7, 2015
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