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GRAPHIC: Tracking United States' trade

North American trade partners supplied 25.8% of import sales to the US

Aarushi Koundal 

Dollar, US, $

The shipped $1.454 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 37.6% since 2009. And imported $2.252 trillion worth of goods from around the globe in 2016, up by 40.6% since 2009.
 
North American partners supplied 25.8% of import sales to the Importers in Latin America (excluding Mexico) and the Caribbean make a smaller percentage of important purchases at 5%. The export/import product groups shown in the table represent the highest dollar value in American global shipments/import purchases during 2016.

 
As President Donald Trump revisits key deals, here’s a look at US’ top five imported and exported goods in 2016:

Source: World's top exports
Source: World’s top exports

First Published: Tue, July 25 2017. 02:02 IST
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