The United States is the 2nd largest export economy in the world. In 2016, the United States exported $3.5T and imported $4.88T, resulting in a negative trade balance of $1.38T. In 2016 the GDP of the United States was $18.6T and its GDP per capita was $57.5k.
The top exports of the United States are Unspecified ($159B), Refined Petroleum ($63.9B), Cars ($62.3B), Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($60.2B) and Gas Turbines ($56.1B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Cars ($177B), Crude Petroleum ($104B), Computers ($88.6B), Unspecified ($85.8B) and Packaged Medicaments ($74.4B).
The top export destinations of the United States are Canada ($266B), Mexico ($229B), China ($115B), Japan ($63.2B) and the United Kingdom ($55.3B). The top import origins are China ($385B), Mexico ($302B), Canada ($296B), Japan ($130B) and Germany ($118B).