US Export Data

As per US export data, the country is 2nd largest in terms of global exports. The United States shipped commodities worth US$ 1,665 billion in 2018, a gain of about 7.7% from the previous year.


Us export data

What Does the US Export?

US major exports are Machinery (12.81%), Mineral Fuels & Oils (11.57%), Electronics (10.58%), Aircraft & Spacecraft (8.37%), Vehicles (7.85%), Optical Equipment (5.38%), Plastics (4%), Pearls & Precious Stones (3.83%), Pharma (2.9%) and Organic Chemicals (2.42%) as per US customs data.

According to US export statistics, top 10 United States export commodities accounted almost 70% of the overall value of shipments departed from the country in 2018. The following export product groups categorize the highest dollar value in American global shipments during last year.

Usa export products

What Country does the US Export the most to?

Top 5 US export partners are Canada (US$ 299.7 billion), Mexico (US$ 265.4 billion), China (US$ 120.1 billion), Japan (US$ 75.2 billion) and United Kingdom (US$ 66.3 billion).

United States trade data of 2018 show USA’s top 5 export partners accounted almost 50% of total shipments in 2018. From a continental perspective, about 33.9% of US exports by value were delivered to fellow North American countries in 2018, while 31.4% were supplied to importers in Asian continent. America shipped another 21.6% worth of commodities to European nations.

Usa export partners

About US Export Data

US customs database of export contains factual and numerical information on shipments which depart from the country via all modes of transport. This export data of USA is based on Bill of Lading, Invoices, Shipping Bills, Import Bills and other documents required to run an import-export business. We provide 100% accurate and comprehensive US trade statistics as we collect this shipment data from authorized sources including US Customs, Port Authorities, Logistics Companies, Shipping Agencies, Trade Associations and Government Bodies.

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Data Field Statistical Single Side
HS Code 2, 4, 6 & 8 Digit Level No HS Code Available
Product Description Standard Actual
Company Names Not Available USA Exporters Only
Transport Mode All Modes (Sea, Air & Land) Sea Mode Only
Historical Data Available (Since 2012) Available (Since 2012)
Major Data Fields Date, HS Code, HS Code Description, District, Quantity, Value, etc. Date, Bill of Lading Number, Exporter Name, Product Description, Weight, Origin Port, Destination Port, Destination Country, etc.

USA Export Data Samples

US bill of lading database of export covers a wide range of fields from HS Code & product description to exporter names & port. And these fields differ in both types of data. Check two samples of two types of US export data and go through the data fields.

Sample of USA Export Statistical Data – Type 1

USA Export Sample # Type 1
Year2017Month3
HS Code1008900120HS Code DescriptionWild Rice
DistrictSeattle WAQuantity21000
UnitKilogramTotal Value (US$)13936

Sample of USA Export Single Side Data – Type 2

USA Export Sample # Type 2
Month3Record Date03-04-2017
Departure Date30-03-2017Bill of Lading NumberMAEU572257057
Exporter NameWM-Recycle America LLCExporter Address720 E. Butterfield Road, 4TH Floor, Lombard, IL 60148 U.S.A.
Item Description46.484 MT Total Bales: 64 Bales, Waste Paper - Double Sorted Corrugated, Freight Prepaid / All Destination Charges, On, Account Of Consignee. On Carriage On Collect Basis, Iec#: 3303002827 DT. 18/9/2003,14 Days Free Demurrage At Destination On, Equipment OnlyItem Gross Weight KG24249
Item Quantity32Item Quantity UnitsBales
Container Tare Weight KG3890Container Gross Weight KG24249
Booking LocationBaltimore, United StatesUS PortBaltimore, Maryland
Destination PortPipavav, IndiaDestinationSonepat, India
Manifest SCACMAEUVessel SCACMSCU
Vessel NameMSC ElodieVessel FlagMLT
Container IDDIS34513111cContainer NumberSEAU8673660
Container Measurement1.4Container Seal Number12913816
Container Type40 DRY 9’6Container TEU2

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