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Top Trading Partners - December 2017

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 4 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 1,546.8 2,342.9 3,889.7 100.0%
--- Total, Top 15 Countries 1,096.6 1,820.1 2,916.8 75.0%
1 China
130.4 505.6 636.0 16.4%
2 Canada
282.4 300.0 582.4 15.0%
3 Mexico
243.0 314.0 557.0 14.3%
4 Japan
67.7 136.5 204.2 5.3%
5 Germany
53.5 117.7 171.2 4.4%
6 Korea, South
48.3 71.2 119.4 3.1%
7 United Kingdom
56.3 53.1 109.4 2.8%
8 France
33.6 48.9 82.5 2.1%
9 India
25.7 48.6 74.3 1.9%
10 Italy
18.3 50.0 68.3 1.8%
11 Taiwan
25.8 42.5 68.2 1.8%
12 Brazil
37.1 29.4 66.5 1.7%
13 Netherlands
42.2 17.7 60.0 1.5%
14 Ireland
10.7 48.8 59.6 1.5%
15 Switzerland
21.7 36.0 57.7 1.5%

Year-to-Date Exports

Rank Country Exports Percent of Total Exports
--- Total, All Countries 1,546.8 100.0%
--- Total, Top 15 Countries 1,145.6 74.1%
1 Canada
282.4 18.3%
2 Mexico
243.0 15.7%
3 China
130.4 8.4%
4 Japan
67.7 4.4%
5 United Kingdom
56.3 3.6%
6 Germany
53.5 3.5%
7 Korea, South
48.3 3.1%
8 Netherlands
42.2 2.7%
9 Hong Kong
40.0 2.6%
10 Brazil
37.1 2.4%
11 France
33.6 2.2%
12 Belgium
29.9 1.9%
13 Singapore
29.8 1.9%
14 Taiwan
25.8 1.7%
15 India
25.7 1.7%

Year-to-Date Imports

Rank Country Imports Percent of Total Imports
--- Total, All Countries 2,342.9 100.0%
--- Total, Top 15 Countries 1,856.9 79.3%
1 China
505.6 21.6%
2 Mexico
314.0 13.4%
3 Canada
300.0 12.8%
4 Japan
136.5 5.8%
5 Germany
117.7 5.0%
6 Korea, South
71.2 3.0%
7 United Kingdom
53.1 2.3%
8 Italy
50.0 2.1%
9 France
48.9 2.1%
10 Ireland
48.8 2.1%
11 India
48.6 2.1%
12 Vietnam
46.5 2.0%
13 Taiwan
42.5 1.8%
14 Malaysia
37.4 1.6%
15 Switzerland
36.0 1.5%

Year-to-Date Surpluses

Rank Country Surplus
1 Hong Kong
32.5
2 Netherlands
24.5
3 United Arab Emirates
15.7
4 Belgium
14.8
5 Australia
14.6
6 Singapore
10.4
7 Brazil
7.6
8 Panama
6.0
9 Argentina
4.7
10 United Kingdom
3.3
11 Chile
3.1
12 Dominican Republic
3.0
13 Guatemala
3.0
14 Paraguay
2.6
15 Bahamas
2.5

Year-to-Date Deficits

Rank Country Deficit
1 China
-375.2
2 Mexico
-71.1
3 Japan
-68.8
4 Germany
-64.3
5 Vietnam
-38.3
6 Ireland
-38.1
7 Italy
-31.6
8 Malaysia
-24.6
9 India
-22.9
10 Korea, South
-22.9
11 Thailand
-20.4
12 Canada
-17.6
13 Taiwan
-16.7
14 France
-15.3
15 Switzerland
-14.3

June 2019
Trade in Goods
and Services

Deficit: $55.2 Billion
Exports: $206.3 Billion
Imports: $261.5 Billion

Next release: September 4, 2019
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