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Top Trading Partners - January 2018

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 4 in the FT-900.

Total Trade | Exports | Imports | Surpluses | Deficits


January Total Trade

Rank Country Exports Imports Total Trade Percent of Total Trade
--- Total, All Countries 125.3 203.5 328.8 100.0%
--- Total, Top 15 Countries 91.0 157.6 248.6 75.6%
1 China
9.8 45.8 55.6 16.9%
2 Canada
22.6 26.3 48.9 14.9%
3 Mexico
21.8 25.9 47.7 14.5%
4 Japan
5.7 11.3 17.0 5.2%
5 Germany
4.4 9.8 14.2 4.3%
6 Korea, South
3.7 5.7 9.3 2.8%
7 United Kingdom
4.8 4.5 9.3 2.8%
8 India
2.2 4.4 6.6 2.0%
9 Italy
1.7 4.3 6.0 1.8%
10 France
2.4 3.6 6.0 1.8%
11 Taiwan
2.1 3.8 5.9 1.8%
12 Brazil
3.0 2.8 5.7 1.7%
13 Ireland
1.0 4.6 5.6 1.7%
14 Switzerland
2.1 3.2 5.4 1.6%
15 Netherlands
3.7 1.6 5.3 1.6%

January Exports

Rank Country Exports Percent of Total Exports
--- Total, All Countries 125.3 100.0%
--- Total, Top 15 Countries 94.0 75.0%
1 Canada
22.6 18.1%
2 Mexico
21.8 17.4%
3 China
9.8 7.8%
4 Japan
5.7 4.5%
5 United Kingdom
4.8 3.8%
6 Germany
4.4 3.5%
7 Korea, South
3.7 2.9%
8 Netherlands
3.7 2.9%
9 Brazil
3.0 2.4%
10 Hong Kong
2.9 2.3%
11 Singapore
2.6 2.0%
12 France
2.4 1.9%
13 Belgium
2.4 1.9%
14 India
2.2 1.8%
15 Switzerland
2.1 1.7%

January Imports

Rank Country Imports Percent of Total Imports
--- Total, All Countries 203.5 100.0%
--- Total, Top 15 Countries 160.1 78.7%
1 China
45.8 22.5%
2 Canada
26.3 12.9%
3 Mexico
25.9 12.7%
4 Japan
11.3 5.6%
5 Germany
9.8 4.8%
6 Korea, South
5.7 2.8%
7 Ireland
4.6 2.2%
8 United Kingdom
4.5 2.2%
9 India
4.4 2.2%
10 Italy
4.3 2.1%
11 Vietnam
4.0 2.0%
12 Taiwan
3.8 1.9%
13 France
3.6 1.8%
14 Switzerland
3.2 1.6%
15 Malaysia
2.9 1.4%

January Surpluses

Rank Country Surplus
1 Hong Kong
2.4
2 Netherlands
2.1
3 Australia
1.1
4 Belgium
1.1
5 United Arab Emirates
0.9
6 Singapore
0.8
7 Argentina
0.5
8 Panama
0.4
9 Dominican Republic
0.3
10 Egypt
0.3
11 United Kingdom
0.2
12 Brazil
0.2
13 Paraguay
0.2
14 Oman
0.2
15 Bahamas
0.2

January Deficits

Rank Country Deficit
1 China
-36.0
2 Japan
-5.7
3 Germany
-5.4
4 Mexico
-4.1
5 Canada
-3.6
6 Ireland
-3.5
7 Vietnam
-3.4
8 Italy
-2.6
9 India
-2.2
10 Korea, South
-2.0
11 Malaysia
-1.9
12 Taiwan
-1.7
13 Thailand
-1.6
14 Indonesia
-1.2
15 France
-1.2

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