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Top Trading Partners - December 2012

Trade in goods 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


December Total Trade

Rank Country Exports Imports Total Trade Percent of Total Trade
--- Total, All Countries 130.6 177.1 307.6 100.0%
--- Total, Top 15 Countries 88.6 131.0 219.6 71.4%
1 Canada
22.2 25.8 48.0 15.6%
2 China
10.4 34.8 45.2 14.7%
3 Mexico
16.4 20.3 36.7 11.9%
4 Japan
6.0 11.8 17.8 5.8%
5 Germany
3.8 9.2 13.0 4.2%
6 United Kingdom
4.1 4.3 8.4 2.7%
7 Korea, South
3.5 4.6 8.0 2.6%
8 France
2.4 3.3 5.8 1.9%
9 Brazil
3.5 2.2 5.7 1.9%
10 Saudi Arabia
1.9 3.7 5.6 1.8%
11 Netherlands
3.9 1.6 5.5 1.8%
12 Taiwan
2.2 3.1 5.3 1.7%
13 India
2.2 2.8 5.0 1.6%
14 Hong Kong
4.4 0.4 4.8 1.6%
15 Venezuela
1.7 3.0 4.8 1.5%

December Exports

Rank Country Exports Percent of Total Exports
--- Total, All Countries 130.6 100.0%
--- Total, Top 15 Countries 90.4 69.2%
1 Canada
22.2 17.0%
2 Mexico
16.4 12.6%
3 China
10.4 8.0%
4 Japan
6.0 4.6%
5 Hong Kong
4.4 3.4%
6 United Kingdom
4.1 3.1%
7 Netherlands
3.9 3.0%
8 Germany
3.8 2.9%
9 Brazil
3.5 2.7%
10 Korea, South
3.5 2.6%
11 Singapore
2.7 2.0%
12 Australia
2.5 1.9%
13 France
2.4 1.9%
14 Belgium
2.4 1.8%
15 United Arab Emirates
2.3 1.8%

December Imports

Rank Country Imports Percent of Total Imports
--- Total, All Countries 177.1 100.0%
--- Total, Top 15 Countries 134.2 75.8%
1 China
34.8 19.7%
2 Canada
25.8 14.6%
3 Mexico
20.3 11.5%
4 Japan
11.8 6.7%
5 Germany
9.2 5.2%
6 Korea, South
4.6 2.6%
7 United Kingdom
4.3 2.4%
8 Saudi Arabia
3.7 2.1%
9 France
3.3 1.9%
10 Taiwan
3.1 1.7%
11 Venezuela
3.0 1.7%
12 Italy
3.0 1.7%
13 India
2.8 1.6%
14 Russia
2.3 1.3%
15 Ireland
2.2 1.3%

December Surpluses

Rank Country Surplus
1 Hong Kong
4.0
2 Netherlands
2.3
3 United Arab Emirates
2.2
4 Australia
1.7
5 Brazil
1.3
6 Singapore
1.1
7 Chile
1.1
8 Panama
0.9
9 Belgium
0.9
10 Turkey
0.7
11 Qatar
0.6
12 Argentina
0.6
13 Peru
0.3
14 Dominican Republic
0.3
15 Egypt
0.3

December Deficits

Rank Country Deficit
1 China
-24.5
2 Japan
-5.7
3 Germany
-5.4
4 Mexico
-3.9
5 Canada
-3.6
6 Saudi Arabia
-1.7
7 Italy
-1.7
8 Ireland
-1.5
9 Vietnam
-1.3
10 Venezuela
-1.3
11 Thailand
-1.2
12 Iraq
-1.1
13 Korea, South
-1.1
14 Russia
-1.1
15 Taiwan
-0.9

May 2014
Trade Numbers

Deficit: $44.4 Billion
Exports: $195.5 Billion
Imports: $239.8 Billion

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