This page displays a table with United States Imports By Category in U.S. dollars, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.



United States Imports By Category Value Year
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $428.83B 2021
Electrical, electronic equipment $415.98B 2021
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $283.11B 2021
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $223.93B 2021
Pharmaceutical products $149.50B 2021
Commodities not specified according to kind $120.53B 2021
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $106.15B 2021
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $91.90B 2021
Plastics $82.46B 2021
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $81.39B 2021
Organic chemicals $64.43B 2021
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $52.28B 2021
Toys, games, sports requisites $51.86B 2021
Articles of iron or steel $48.00B 2021
Rubbers $40.99B 2021
Iron and steel $38.90B 2021
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $35.54B 2021
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $35.06B 2021
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $30.99B 2021
Aluminum $28.70B 2021
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $28.64B 2021
Aircraft, spacecraft $25.79B 2021
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $23.68B 2021
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $22.23B 2021
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $22.05B 2021
Miscellaneous chemical products $21.96B 2021
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $17.77B 2021
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $16.55B 2021
Copper $16.22B 2021
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $15.49B 2021
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $13.95B 2021
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $13.79B 2021
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $13.49B 2021
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $12.35B 2021
Meat and edible meat offal $12.00B 2021
Miscellaneous edible preparations $11.12B 2021
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $11.04B 2021
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $10.98B 2021
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $10.33B 2021
Fertilizers $10.29B 2021
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $10.20B 2021
Glass and glassware $9.49B 2021
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $9.44B 2021
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $8.38B 2021
Ceramic products $8.37B 2021
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $7.88B 2021
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $7.35B 2021
Clocks and watches $6.38B 2021
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $5.81B 2021
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $5.57B 2021
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $5.47B 2021
Sugars and sugar confectionery $5.23B 2021
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $5.21B 2021
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $5.19B 2021
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $5.09B 2021
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $4.63B 2021
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $4.22B 2021
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $4.18B 2021
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $3.98B 2021
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $3.56B 2021
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $3.41B 2021
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $3.37B 2021
Live animals $3.35B 2021
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $3.34B 2021
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $3.30B 2021
Ores slag and ash $3.29B 2021
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $3.11B 2021
Headgear and $3.06B 2021
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $2.91B 2021
Nickel $2.71B 2021
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $2.62B 2021
Cereals $2.38B 2021
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $2.36B 2021
Zinc $2.32B 2021
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $2.30B 2021
Manmade filaments $2.25B 2021
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $2.20B 2021
Manmade staple fibers $1.94B 2021
Lac, gums, resins $1.84B 2021
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $1.62B 2021
Photographic or cinematographic goods $1.59B 2021
Lead $1.46B 2021
Tin $1.31B 2021
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $1.28B 2021
Products of animal origin $1.19B 2021
Knitted or crocheted fabric $1.09B 2021
Cotton $985.09M 2021
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $873.65M 2021
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $857.52M 2021
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $791.09M 2021
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $599.85M 2021
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $339.87M 2021
Cork and articles of cork $320.04M 2021
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $260.97M 2021
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $223.41M 2021
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $183.13M 2021
Silk $52.98M 2021




United States Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -79614.00 -84906.00 1946.00 -107651.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account -291418.00 -224837.00 9957.00 -291418.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -3.60 -2.90 0.20 -6.00 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 340413.00 341429.00 351763.00 577.00 USD Million [+]
Exports 260799.00 256523.00 260799.00 772.00 USD Million [+]
External Debt 23930437.00 23370708.00 23930437.00 6570168.00 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 117.99 114.66 172.45 94.05 points [+]
Capital Flows 22100.00 194500.00 315039.00 -194622.00 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 70681.00 74700.00 74700.00 -9988.00 USD Million [+]
Net Long-term TIC Flows 155260.00 87203.00 261938.00 -134889.00 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 8133.47 8133.47 8149.05 8133.46 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 11595.00 11628.00 12860.00 3974.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 5.26 5.69 7.39 3.70 [+]
Tourism Revenues 10110.00 9398.00 20624.00 3770.00 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 2269089.00 2508236.00 8418370.00 248486.00 [+]
Weapons Sales 9372.00 10788.00 15731.00 1427.00 SIPRI TIV Million [+]
Goods Trade Balance -98180.00 -104040.00 1492.20 -125664.00 USD Million [+]
Oil Exports 10780.08 10406.23 10780.08 0.00 USD Million [+]



United States Imports by Category Last Previous
Total Energy-related Petroluem Products 25851652.00 24703242.00 USD THO Jun/22
Crude Petroleum Value 10780079.00 10406230.00 USD THO Jun/22
Steel Products 4023835.00 3782642.00 USD THO Jun/22
Carbon Steel Produc 2804462.00 2589850.00 USD THO Jun/22
Alloy Steel Products 713053.00 692912.00 USD THO Jun/22
Goods On A Balance of Payments Basis 288532.00 288081.00 USD Million Jun/22
Non Petroleum 252138.00 254131.00 USD Million Jun/22
Total Nonpetroleum 252137.86 254131.00 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Manufacturing 246118.10 242301.80 USD Million Jun/22
Manufactured Goods 244834.00 244748.00 USD Million Jun/22
Capital Goods 74205.00 73398.00 USD Million Jun/22
Consumer Goods 73331.00 73510.00 USD Million Jun/22
Industrial Supplies 61370.00 60994.00 USD Million Jun/22
Nonelectrical Machinery 58025.46 56656.74 USD Million Jun/22
Advanced Technology Prd 54232.00 51730.00 USD Million Jun/22
Durables, Manufactured 36432.77 36756.76 USD Million Jun/22
Automobiles & Parts (bci 616) 33771.00 35238.00 USD Million Apr/22
NAICS - Transportation Equipment 33521.70 34830.70 USD Million Jun/22
Autos and Parts 31836.00 34112.00 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Chemicals 31792.50 30914.40 USD Million Jun/22
Imports Of Automotive Vehicles, Parts & Engines (Fas) 31373.00 34100.00 USD Million Jun/22
Automotive Vehicles 31069.00 33806.00 USD Million Jun/22
Fuels & Lubricants 30191.39 29850.61 USD Million Jun/22
Petroleum Preparations Sitc 29561.00 28144.00 USD Million Jun/22
Atp - Information and Communications 28982.00 26045.00 USD Million Jun/22
Petroleum 27802.00 27054.00 USD Million Jun/22
Total Petroleum 27801.83 27054.32 USD Million Jun/22
Petroleum & Products 27801.83 27054.32 USD Million Jun/22
Vehicles Sitc 24717.00 26426.00 USD Million Jun/22
Electrical Machinery (4) Sitc 23116.00 22961.00 USD Million Jun/22
Household Goods 22263.84 22756.25 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Mining 21231.50 19639.80 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Oil & Gas 20670.30 19056.90 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Machinery Except Electrical 20314.30 20770.40 USD Million Jun/22
Foods & Feeds & Beverages 18457.00 19309.00 USD Million Jun/22
Crude Oil 18414.38 18415.88 USD Million Jun/22
Foods, Feeds & Beverages (fas) 17940.00 18134.00 USD Million Jun/22
Food, Feeds & Beverages 17939.78 18134.13 USD Million Jun/22
Agricultural Commodities 17339.00 17886.00 USD Million Jun/22
ADP Equipment and Office Machines Sitc 16299.00 13716.00 USD Million Jun/22
Chemicals - Medicinal Sitc 15676.00 14847.00 USD Million Jun/22
Tv S, Vcr S, Etc. (4) Sitc 15195.00 14852.00 USD Million Jun/22
Foods, Feeds, and Beverages 14643.00 14607.00 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Primary Metal Products 14290.30 14006.20 USD Million Jun/22
Other Agricultural Foods 12101.86 12063.19 USD Million Jun/22
General Industrial Machines Sitc 11604.00 12244.00 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Petroleum and Coal Products 10258.20 9900.30 USD Million Jun/22
Other Merchandise (fas) 9882.00 10088.00 USD Million Jun/22
N.e.s. M5 9881.96 10088.30 USD Million Jun/22
N.e.s. M50 9881.96 10088.30 USD Million Jun/22
N.e.s. M500 9881.96 10088.30 USD Million Jun/22
Clothing Sitc 9547.00 9445.00 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Food and Kindred Products 9157.20 9403.40 USD Million Jun/22
Other Goods 9093.00 9226.00 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Apparel and Accessories 8950.50 8902.30 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Fabricated Metal Products 8863.70 8910.40 USD Million Jun/22
Computers 8826.49 7417.53 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Goods Returned Or Reimported 7805.50 7514.60 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Plastic and Rubber Products 7329.30 7608.10 USD Million Jun/22
Metal Manufactures, N.e.s. Sitc 6914.00 7154.00 USD Million Jun/22
Semiconductors 6811.27 6490.59 USD Million Jun/22
Scientific Instruments (4) Sitc 6638.00 6360.00 USD Million Jun/22
Specialized Industrial Machines Sitc 6576.00 6483.00 USD Million Jun/22
Power Generating Machines (4) Sitc 6533.00 7058.00 USD Million Jun/22
Furniture and Bedding (4) Sitc 5732.00 6228.00 USD Million Jun/22
Other Petroleum Products 5729.99 4710.36 USD Million Jun/22
Chemicals - Organic Sitc 5277.00 5732.00 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Furniture and Fixtures 5148.70 5571.70 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Leather and Allied Products 4586.90 4679.10 USD Million Jun/22
Complete & Assembled 4054.77 4553.05 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Agricultural Products 4047.40 4314.90 USD Million Jun/22
Vegetables and Fruits Sitc 3985.00 4304.00 USD Million Jun/22
Fuel Oil 3345.35 3561.97 USD Million Jun/22
Footwear Sitc 3272.00 3413.00 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Wood Products 3254.50 3551.90 USD Million Jun/22
Textile Yarn, Fabric Sitc 3194.00 3384.00 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Beverages and Tobacco 3122.10 2911.40 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Nonmetallic Mineral Products 2985.90 2840.40 USD Million Jun/22
Home Entertainment Eqp. 2860.02 2957.11 USD Million Jun/22
Fish and Preparations Sitc 2848.00 3306.00 USD Million Jun/22
Bauxite & Aluminum 2668.25 2520.64 USD Million Jun/22
Fish & Shellfish 2654.39 3094.09 USD Million Jun/22
Engines & Engine Parts 2609.31 2872.98 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Textile Mill Products 2453.30 2538.00 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Paper Products 2407.90 2364.60 USD Million Jun/22
Plastic Materials 2306.11 2318.37 USD Million Jun/22
Chemicals - Cosmetics Sitc 1953.00 2039.00 USD Million Jun/22
Paper and Paperboard Sitc 1926.00 1841.00 USD Million Jun/22
Other Precious Metals 1849.56 2159.28 USD Million Jun/22
Wood Manufactures Sitc 1826.00 1898.00 USD Million Jun/22
Jewelry 1825.71 1712.49 USD Million Jun/22
Agl. Machinery & Equip. 1673.35 1621.24 USD Million Jun/22
Minimum Value Shipments 1652.93 1688.21 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Fish and Other Marine Products 1627.10 2009.20 USD Million Jun/22
Automotive Tires & Tubes 1612.15 1641.99 USD Million Jun/22
Natural Gas 1516.97 1736.40 USD Million Jun/22
Photographic Equipment Sitc 1508.00 1571.00 USD Million Jun/22
Chemicals - Inorganic Sitc 1503.00 1595.00 USD Million Jun/22
iletries & Cosmetics 1453.14 1401.30 USD Million Jun/22
Cork, Wood, and Lumber Sitc 1429.00 1638.00 USD Million Jun/22
Iron & Steel Adv. Mfg. 1406.84 1431.83 USD Million Jun/22
Wine & Related Products 1390.35 1157.93 USD Million Jun/22
Metal Ores and Scrap Sitc 1241.00 1344.00 USD Million Jun/22
Travel Goods Sitc 1226.00 1302.00 USD Million Jun/22
Meat and Preparations Sitc 1204.00 1258.00 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Livestock and Livestock Produc 1201.10 1238.80 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Scrap and Waste 1035.90 1098.00 USD Million Jun/22
Oils and Fats of Vegetable Sitc 993.00 1034.00 USD Million Jun/22
Food Oils & Oilseeds 976.81 1014.99 USD Million Jun/22
Metalworking Machines Sitc 965.00 1103.00 USD Million Jun/22
Feedstuff & Food Grains 938.58 899.22 USD Million Jun/22
Chemicals - Fertilizers Sitc 933.00 1149.00 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Textile and Fabrics 902.90 1014.10 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Used Or Second-hand Merchandise 856.40 727.00 USD Million Jun/22
Copper 827.71 841.23 USD Million Jun/22
Gold, Nonmonetary Sitc 807.00 728.00 USD Million Jun/22
Nonmonetary Gold 803.00 727.32 USD Million Jun/22
Green Coffee 668.04 544.14 USD Million Jun/22
Pulp & Paper Machinery 613.67 639.05 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Minerals & Ores 561.30 583.00 USD Million Jun/22
Miscellaneous Nonferrous 552.82 548.60 USD Million Jun/22
Photo & Optical Eqp. 544.19 491.01 USD Million Jun/22
Chemicals - Dyeing Sitc 512.00 516.00 USD Million Jun/22
Oth. Gem Stones 510.78 374.85 USD Million Jun/22
Motorcycles & Parts 502.89 588.12 USD Million Jun/22
Plywood & Veneers 449.67 495.26 USD Million Jun/22
Numismatic Coins 425.41 488.04 USD Million Jun/22
Pulp and Waste Paper Sitc 418.00 417.00 USD Million Jun/22
Pleasure Boats & Motors 404.28 482.39 USD Million Jun/22
Paper Base Stocks 399.58 395.33 USD Million Jun/22
Nickel 347.59 401.25 USD Million Jun/22
Electric Energy 339.94 430.30 USD Million Jun/22
Glassware & Porcelain 335.38 302.06 USD Million Jun/22
Crude Fertilizers and Minerals Sitc 328.00 278.00 USD Million Jun/22
Zinc 315.98 218.91 USD Million Jun/22
Nuclear Fuel Materials 313.82 407.70 USD Million Jun/22
NAICS - Forestry Products 298.90 309.80 USD Million Jun/22
Live Animals Sitc 281.00 280.00 USD Million Jun/22
Nuts & Preparations 274.82 277.72 USD Million Jun/22
Daily Products & Eggs 250.23 236.47 USD Million Jun/22
Other Military Equipment 189.52 171.59 USD Million Jun/22
Cane & Beet Sugar 184.32 183.16 USD Million Jun/22
Cocoa Beans 119.49 111.86 USD Million Jun/22
Nonfarm Tractors & Parts 115.96 106.74 USD Million Jun/22
Coal Sitc 113.00 92.00 USD Million Jun/22
Marine Engine & Parts 104.53 100.35 USD Million Jun/22
Crude Petroleum Unit Price 100.63 97.54 USD Jun/22
Records, Tapes & Disks 79.36 86.42 USD Million Jun/22
Newsprint 57.14 61.10 USD Million Jun/22