Top United States Trade Balances

Refined petroleum oils, petroleum gases, soya beans, corn and coal are major drivers for the highest positive trade balances for the United States during 2018. Cars, crude oil, smartphones, computers and medication mixes in dosage represent major factors causing the US to experience the greatest trade deficits by product. America’s trade balance for all products […]

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 total trade deficit for all products equaled -US$9.1 billion in 2018, up 5,998% […]

Top 10 Exports from Texas

Nicknamed “The Lone Star State” and located in America’s South Central region, Texas shipped US$315.4 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount represents a 19.2% uptick from 2017 to 2018 and a 26.8% increase since 2015. Texas is America’s number one exporter by state ahead of California, New York and […]

United States Top 10 Imports

The United States of America imported US$2.614 trillion worth of goods from around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects an 8.4% gain since 2014 and an 8.5% uptick from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, 45.4% of America’s total imports by value in 2018 were purchased from providers in Asia. Fellow North […]

Top North American Export Countries

Exports from North America were worth US$2.567 trillion for 2018, up by 3% since 2014 when shipments totaled $2.492 trillion. Year over year, the value of North American exports appreciated by 8% from 2017 to 2018 and increased in value by 3% since 2014. Exports from North America represent about 13.3% of all products exported […]

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 […]

Louisiana’s Top 10 Exports

Nicknamed the “Pelican State” or the “Bayou State” and found in America’s southeastern region, Louisiana shipped US$66.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 16.2% increase from 2017 to 2018 and a 36.1% gain since 2015. Louisiana is America’s fifth-biggest exporter by state behind front-runners Texas, California, New […]

California’s Top 10 Exports

Nicknamed “The Golden State” stretching along America’s west coast within the Pacific Region, California shipped US$178.4 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount represents a 3.7% uptick from 2017 to 2018 and a 7.9% increase since 2015. California is America’s second-biggest exporter by state behind Texas. The value of California’s […]