United States Exports  1950-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Exports from the US went up 1.1 percent month-over-month to USD 196.8 billion in September of 2017, reaching the highest value since December of 2014. Exports of goods increased USD 1.8 billion to USD 130.6 billion, also the highest since December of 2014: industrial supplies and materials rose USD 1.9 billion; crude oil went up USD 1.1 billion; nonmonetary gold increased USD 0.3 billion and other goods rose USD 0.8 billion. In contrast, sales of consumer goods decreased 0.2 billion and pharmaceutical preparations went down USD 1.0 billion. Exports of services increased USD 0.3 billion to a record high of USD 66.2 billion in September, with transport rising USD 0.3 billion. Exports in the United States averaged 52536.75 USD Million from 1950 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 200144 USD Million in October of 2014 and a record low of 772 USD Million in March of 1950.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-09-06 12:30 PM Exports $194.4B $195B $195B
2017-10-05 12:30 PM Exports $195.32B $194.51B
2017-11-03 12:30 PM Exports $196.82B $194.75B $195B
2017-12-05 01:30 PM Exports $196.82B


United States Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -43495.00 -42765.00 1946.00 -67823.00 USD Million [+]
Exports 196816.00 194745.00 200144.00 772.00 USD Million [+]
Imports 240311.00 237509.00 242243.00 577.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account -123137.00 -113533.00 9957.00 -215769.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -2.60 -2.60 0.20 -6.00 percent [+]
External Debt -7934901.00 -8217356.00 -1232107.00 -8217356.00 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 100.19 99.01 168.28 91.82 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows -51336.00 130160.00 272938.00 -205366.00 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 46199.00 38357.00 47465.00 -9988.00 USD Million [+]
Net Long Term Tic Flows 80913.00 73185.00 160371.00 -72882.00 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 8133.46 8133.46 8149.05 8133.46 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 9203.00 9238.00 10044.00 3983.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Tourism Revenues 20828.00 20983.00 20983.00 6496.00 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 6507601.00 7958601.00 8364940.00 2095665.00 [+]
Terrorism Index 5.43 4.88 7.39 3.70 [+]
Weapons Sales 9894.00 10184.00 16071.00 1769.00 USD Million [+]

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United States Exports

The United States is the world's third biggest exporter, yet exports account only for 13 percent of GDP. Main exports are: capital goods (39 percent of total exports) and industrial supplies (28 percent). Others include: consumer goods (12 percent); automotive vehicles, parts and engines (10.5 percent); foods, feeds and beverages (7 percent). Main exports partners are: Canada (19 percent of total exports), Mexico (14 percent), China (7 percent), Japan (4 percent), Germany (3 percent) and the United Kingdom (3 percent). This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Exports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Exports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
196816.00 194745.00 200144.00 772.00 1950 - 2017 USD Million Monthly