Canada’s Top 10 Exports

The North American nation nicknamed the Great White North, Canada exported a total US$420.6 billion worth of products in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -7.9% drop since 2013 but a 8.1% gain from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Canada’s exported goods plus services represent 31.4% of […]

United States Top 10 Exports

America shipped US$1.547 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That amount represents a 6.6% uptick from 2016 to 2017 but a -2% decrease since 2013. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, exported goods plus services supplied by the United States represent 12.2% of total American economic output or […]

US Uranium Imports by Supplying Country

As political tensions flare between the United States and Russia, the vital supply line of enriched uranium exported from Russia to America is put at serious risk. A shutdown of Russia’s enriched uranium exports can lead to much higher uranium prices due to a stark imbalance between America’s enriched uranium supply and demand. During 2016, […]

Top Mexican Trade Balances

Overall, Mexico posted a -$10.9 billion trade deficit in 2017 when all products are considered. That dollar amount in red ink is almost 2.5 times higher than the -$3.2 billion Mexican shortfall 7 years earlier in 2010. Year over year, Mexico’s -$10.9 billion trade shortfall represents a -17.3% reduction from the -$13.2 billion deficit that […]

US Imported Cars by Supplier Countries

In 2017, the United States of America imported US$179.6 billion worth of cars from a total 82 global trade partners. Globally, the value for all US import purchases of cars in 2017 showed a 15.5% increase since 2013 and a 3.9% gain from 2016 to 2017. Among countries, Canada furnished 24.4% of America’s imported cars […]

America’s Top 20 Export States

Shipments from America’s top 20 export states were worth a total US$1.223 trillion in 2017 or over four-fifths (81.9%) of overall exports from the United States. That dollar amount reflects a -4.9% drop since 2014 but a 6.9% year-over-year gain from 2016. The five leading export states (Texas, California, Washington, New York and Illinois) accounted […]

California’s Top 10 Exports

Nicknamed “The Golden State” stretching along America’s west coast within the Pacific Region, California shipped US$171.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount represents a 5.1% uptick from 2016 to 2017 but a -1.1% setback since 2014. California is America’s second-biggest exporter by state behind Texas. The value of California’s […]

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$11.8 billion in 2017, up by […]