Trade Shifts in U.S.

ALL MERCHANDISE -- Country Quarterly Update
U.S. exports of domestic merchandise, imports for consumption, and merchandise trade balance,
by major industry/commodity sectors, annual and year to date, January-June


Item 2012 2013 2013 YTD 2014 YTD Absolute
Change
YTD 2013-2014
Percent
Change
YTD 2013-2014
Million Dollars
U.S. exports of domestic merchandise:
Canada 244,715 251,799 126,693 130,743 4,050 3.2%
China 103,428 114,029 51,302 54,763 3,461 6.7%
Mexico 174,866 181,640 89,252 95,029 5,778 6.5%
Japan 64,523 59,750 29,518 30,595 1,077 3.6%
Germany 43,694 42,289 21,242 22,698 1,456 6.9%
Korea 39,970 39,161 19,122 21,403 2,281 11.9%
United Kingdom 48,362 41,226 21,236 22,214 978 4.6%
France 27,454 28,127 13,468 14,181 713 5.3%
Brazil 37,356 37,664 17,881 18,311 430 2.4%
Saudi Arabia 16,784 17,619 9,010 8,246 -764 -8.5%
All Other: 550,988 558,128 279,190 276,492 -2,698 -1.0%
Total: 1,352,140 1,371,432 677,915 694,676 16,762 2.5%
U.S. imports of merchandise for consumption:
Canada 323,927 332,949 166,347 171,282 4,934 3.0%
China 424,859 438,206 202,269 213,585 11,316 5.6%
Mexico 276,293 277,840 136,679 142,799 6,120 4.5%
Japan 144,571 138,052 68,694 66,052 -2,643 -3.8%
Germany 105,969 112,031 53,252 59,031 5,779 10.9%
Korea 57,934 62,138 31,436 33,512 2,076 6.6%
United Kingdom 54,567 52,367 25,514 26,659 1,145 4.5%
France 41,144 45,142 21,201 23,425 2,225 10.5%
Brazil 31,741 26,998 13,101 13,706 605 4.6%
Saudi Arabia 52,306 46,582 21,777 25,521 3,743 17.2%
All Other: 738,496 709,135 357,415 354,634 -2,782 -0.8%
Total: 2,251,808 2,241,442 1,097,686 1,130,206 32,520 3.0%
U.S. merchandise Trade Balance:
Canada -79,212 -81,151 -39,655 -40,539 -885 -2.2%
China -321,431 -324,177 -150,967 -158,822 -7,855 -5.2%
Mexico -101,428 -96,200 -47,427 -47,770 -343 -0.7%
Japan -80,048 -78,302 -39,176 -35,456 3,720 9.5%
Germany -62,275 -69,742 -32,010 -36,333 -4,323 -13.5%
Korea -17,964 -22,977 -12,313 -12,109 205 1.7%
United Kingdom -6,205 -11,141 -4,278 -4,445 -166 -3.9%
France -13,691 -17,015 -7,732 -9,244 -1,512 -19.5%
Brazil 5,616 10,666 4,781 4,605 -176 -3.7%
Saudi Arabia -35,522 -28,963 -12,768 -17,275 -4,507 -35.3%
All Other: -187,508 -151,007 -78,225 -78,141 83 0.1%
Total: -899,668 -870,009 -419,771 -435,529 -15,758 -3.8%

Import value are based on customs values; export values are based on f.a.s. value, U.S. port of export.
Note: Calculations based on unrounded data.
Source: Compiled from official statistics of the U.S. Department of Commerce.