Top Canadian Trade Balances

Trucks, auto parts or accessories, smartphones and other technology-related goods were major factors behind Canada’s highest product trade deficits during 2018. China and Mexico placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which Canada experienced the highest negative trade balances. Canada’s overall trade deficit for all products equaled -US$9.1 billion in 2018, up 5,983% […]

Top Mexican Trade Balances

Overall, Mexico posted a -$13.4 billion trade deficit in 2018 when all exported and imported products are included in the calculation. That dollar amount in red ink is roughly 8 times higher than the -$1.5 billion in Mexico’s red ink from international trade 7 years earlier in 2011. Year over year, Mexico’s -$13.4 billion trade […]

US Uranium Imports by Supplying Country

In 2018, America purchased a total US$2.1 billion worth of enriched and natural uranium from 14 trade partners around the globe. That dollar amount reflects an -18.2% reduction from the $2.6 billion that the US spent on imported uranium 5 years earlier in 2014, but a 4.1% year-over-year gain from 2017 to 2018. Uranium is […]

Mexico’s Top 10 Imports

Officially the United Mexican States, Mexico imported US$464.3 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 16.1% increase since 2014 and a 10.4% uptick from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, almost half (48.9%) of Mexico’s total imports by value in 2018 were purchased from the United […]

Canada’s Top 10 Imports

Canada imported US$458.9 billion worth of goods from foreign suppliers in 2018. That dollar amount represents a -0.9% slowdown compared to 2014 but a 6.1% increase from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, 58% of Canada’s total imports by value in 2018 were purchased from fellow North American nations. Asian trade partners satisfied 24.1% […]

Canada’s Exported Services

Canada provided US$86.9 billion worth of export services to clients around the globe during 2017. That dollar amount is 1.6% of the global total for services, and represents about one-fifth (20.7%) of the $420.6 billion in exported products Canada shipped over the same timeframe. Canada’s exported services declined in value by -3.9% since 2013 and […]

US Exported & Imported Cars by State

Based on United States Census Bureau’s foreign trade statistics, the 21 leading American states in terms of exported cars were responsible for US$46.4 billion worth of automobile exports in 2017. That dollar amount contrasts with the $167 billion in cars purchased from international sources by America’s top 20 import states, resulting in a -$120.6 billion […]

America’s Exported Services

The United States provided US$780.9 billion worth of export services to clients around the globe during 2017. That dollar amount is 14.7% of the global total for services, and represents just over half (53.7%) of the $1.546 trillion in exported products the US shipped over the same timeframe. America’s exported services grew in value by […]