United States

1.80

Econ Complexity 5th of 185
1980
2014

$1.45T

Exports 2nd of 220
1980
2014

$2.19T

Imports 1st of 220
1980
2014

$54.6k

GDP Per Capita 11th of 185
1990
2014

The United States is the 2nd largest export economy in the world and the 5th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, the United States exported $1.45T and imported $2.19T, resulting in a negative trade balance of $731B. In 2014 the GDP of the United States was $17.4T and its GDP per capita was $54.6k.

The top exports of the United States are Refined Petroleum ($103B), Cars ($60.8B), Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($53.2B), Vehicle Parts ($38.4B) and Packaged Medicaments ($38.1B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Crude Petroleum ($230B), Cars ($155B), Computers ($92B), Refined Petroleum ($69.2B) and Vehicle Parts ($62.8B).

The top export destinations of the United States are Canada ($241B), Mexico ($194B), China ($134B), Japan ($67.5B) and Germany ($61.6B). The top import origins are China ($432B), Canada ($331B), Mexico ($291B), Japan ($128B) and Germany ($121B).

The United States borders Canada and Mexico by land and the Bahamas by sea.

Economic Complexity of the United States

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