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 -109802.00 -89799.00 1946.00 -109802.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account -217880.00 -219872.00 9957.00 -219872.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -3.10 -2.20 0.20 -6.00 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 351518.00 318624.00 351518.00 577.00 USD Million [+]
Exports 241716.00 228824.00 241716.00 772.00 USD Million [+]
External Debt 23370708.00 22824293.00 23370708.00 6570168.00 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 114.66 112.78 172.45 94.05 points [+]
Capital Flows 149200.00 160300.00 314911.00 -194622.00 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 74700.00 74515.00 74700.00 -9988.00 USD Million [+]
Net Long-term TIC Flows 23057.00 141726.00 261938.00 -134889.00 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 8133.47 8133.47 8149.05 8133.46 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 11312.00 11371.00 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 -125320.00 -106345.00 1492.20 -125320.00 USD Million [+]
Oil Exports 9102.34 7427.83 9102.34 0.00 USD Million [+]



United States Imports by Category Last Previous
Total Energy-related Petroluem Products 22625786.00 17993241.00 USD THO Mar/22
Crude Petroleum Value 16963344.00 13066215.00 USD THO Mar/22
Steel Products 3934033.00 3089662.00 USD THO Mar/22
Carbon Steel Produc 2747434.00 2118246.00 USD THO Mar/22
Alloy Steel Products 713606.00 563417.00 USD THO Mar/22
Goods On A Balance of Payments Basis 299455.00 236383.00 USD Million Mar/22
Total Nonpetroleum 271549.19 241183.63 USD Million Mar/22
Non Petroleum 271549.00 241184.00 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Manufacturing 256736.70 200621.20 USD Million Mar/22
Manufactured Goods 256178.00 201034.00 USD Million Mar/22
Capital Goods 78089.00 72845.00 USD Million Mar/22
Consumer Goods 76103.00 63942.00 USD Million Mar/22
Industrial Supplies 66760.00 61096.00 USD Million Mar/22
Nonelectrical Machinery 60834.20 56062.10 USD Million Mar/22
Advanced Technology Prd 56713.00 42438.00 USD Million Mar/22
Durables, Manufactured 40855.09 36396.88 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Transportation Equipment 37742.90 28932.90 USD Million Mar/22
Autos and Parts 35292.00 27110.00 USD Million Mar/22
Automobiles & Parts (bci 616) 35238.00 27001.00 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Chemicals 33498.20 27387.60 USD Million Mar/22
Imports Of Automotive Vehicles, Parts & Engines (Fas) 32824.00 29296.00 USD Million Mar/22
Automotive Vehicles 32747.00 29419.00 USD Million Mar/22
Atp - Information and Communications 28988.00 21130.00 USD Million Mar/22
Vehicles Sitc 27784.00 20897.00 USD Million Mar/22
Fuels & Lubricants 26834.59 25078.22 USD Million Mar/22
Household Goods 24812.72 22432.43 USD Million Mar/22
Petroleum 24760.00 23110.00 USD Million Mar/22
Total Petroleum 24759.88 23110.49 USD Million Mar/22
Petroleum & Products 24759.88 23110.49 USD Million Mar/22
Petroleum Preparations Sitc 24003.00 19107.00 USD Million Mar/22
Electrical Machinery (4) Sitc 23217.00 18857.00 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Machinery Except Electrical 20676.20 17110.20 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Primary Metal Products 19974.00 10387.90 USD Million Mar/22
Foods & Feeds & Beverages 18825.00 15320.00 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Mining 18396.30 14551.50 USD Million Mar/22
Agricultural Commodities 17895.00 14483.00 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Oil & Gas 17841.20 14080.50 USD Million Mar/22
Foods, Feeds & Beverages (fas) 17610.00 16554.00 USD Million Mar/22
Food, Feeds & Beverages 17609.56 16553.68 USD Million Mar/22
Crude Oil 16813.40 15624.10 USD Million Mar/22
Chemicals - Medicinal Sitc 16225.00 13557.00 USD Million Mar/22
ADP Equipment and Office Machines Sitc 16098.00 11354.00 USD Million Mar/22
Tv S, Vcr S, Etc. (4) Sitc 15925.00 12207.00 USD Million Mar/22
Foods, Feeds, and Beverages 14254.00 13276.00 USD Million Mar/22
General Industrial Machines Sitc 12057.00 10149.00 USD Million Mar/22
Other Agricultural Foods 11845.76 11151.45 USD Million Mar/22
Other Merchandise (fas) 11346.00 10606.00 USD Million Mar/22
N.e.s. M5 11345.77 10606.02 USD Million Mar/22
N.e.s. M50 11345.77 10606.02 USD Million Mar/22
N.e.s. M500 11345.77 10606.02 USD Million Mar/22
Computers 10787.55 9248.92 USD Million Mar/22
Other Goods 10438.00 9879.00 USD Million Mar/22
Clothing Sitc 10278.00 8291.00 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Apparel and Accessories 9618.90 7793.70 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Goods Returned Or Reimported 9369.90 7072.90 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Food and Kindred Products 9365.90 7281.30 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Fabricated Metal Products 9022.90 7656.70 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Petroleum and Coal Products 8376.80 6609.30 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Plastic and Rubber Products 7193.10 6008.00 USD Million Mar/22
Metal Manufactures, N.e.s. Sitc 7167.00 6197.00 USD Million Mar/22
Power Generating Machines (4) Sitc 6848.00 5602.00 USD Million Mar/22
Scientific Instruments (4) Sitc 6834.00 5675.00 USD Million Mar/22
Semiconductors 6651.42 6354.64 USD Million Mar/22
Specialized Industrial Machines Sitc 6562.00 5523.00 USD Million Mar/22
Chemicals - Organic Sitc 6155.00 4336.00 USD Million Mar/22
Furniture and Bedding (4) Sitc 6121.00 5149.00 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Furniture and Fixtures 5342.50 4504.10 USD Million Mar/22
Vegetables and Fruits Sitc 4871.00 4189.00 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Agricultural Products 4818.20 4314.60 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Leather and Allied Products 4497.80 3721.00 USD Million Mar/22
Other Petroleum Products 4093.36 3883.02 USD Million Mar/22
Home Entertainment Eqp. 3815.63 3453.89 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Wood Products 3754.60 2856.30 USD Million Mar/22
Complete & Assembled 3486.50 3673.17 USD Million Mar/22
Fuel Oil 3355.87 3127.45 USD Million Mar/22
Textile Yarn, Fabric Sitc 3303.00 2923.00 USD Million Mar/22
Footwear Sitc 3209.00 2727.00 USD Million Mar/22
Fish & Shellfish 2947.26 2773.50 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Beverages and Tobacco 2792.00 2181.30 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Nonmetallic Mineral Products 2704.00 2243.20 USD Million Mar/22
Engines & Engine Parts 2628.72 2484.23 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Textile Mill Products 2608.50 2341.30 USD Million Mar/22
Fish and Preparations Sitc 2589.00 2329.00 USD Million Mar/22
Plastic Materials 2261.92 2242.72 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Paper Products 2189.90 1899.70 USD Million Mar/22
Wood Manufactures Sitc 2020.00 1464.00 USD Million Mar/22
Bauxite & Aluminum 1977.61 1688.55 USD Million Mar/22
Other Precious Metals 1974.32 1935.29 USD Million Mar/22
Chemicals - Cosmetics Sitc 1871.00 1499.00 USD Million Mar/22
Jewelry 1815.67 1805.30 USD Million Mar/22
Minimum Value Shipments 1787.17 1690.12 USD Million Mar/22
Cork, Wood, and Lumber Sitc 1710.00 1393.00 USD Million Mar/22
Photographic Equipment Sitc 1699.00 1400.00 USD Million Mar/22
Paper and Paperboard Sitc 1693.00 1453.00 USD Million Mar/22
Nonmonetary Gold 1607.28 714.53 USD Million Mar/22
Gold, Nonmonetary Sitc 1604.00 714.00 USD Million Mar/22
Chemicals - Inorganic Sitc 1509.00 1167.00 USD Million Mar/22
iletries & Cosmetics 1467.19 1313.89 USD Million Mar/22
Iron & Steel Adv. Mfg. 1449.76 1260.04 USD Million Mar/22
Meat and Preparations Sitc 1437.00 1139.00 USD Million Mar/22
Agl. Machinery & Equip. 1382.47 1389.90 USD Million Mar/22
Chemicals - Fertilizers Sitc 1347.00 1069.00 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Livestock and Livestock Produc 1320.00 1136.90 USD Million Mar/22
Automotive Tires & Tubes 1315.51 1349.02 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Fish and Other Marine Products 1283.00 1169.60 USD Million Mar/22
Travel Goods Sitc 1277.00 982.00 USD Million Mar/22
Natural Gas 1234.66 1192.26 USD Million Mar/22
Wine & Related Products 1145.33 1049.04 USD Million Mar/22
Metal Ores and Scrap Sitc 1068.00 850.00 USD Million Mar/22
Metalworking Machines Sitc 969.00 833.00 USD Million Mar/22
Oils and Fats of Vegetable Sitc 912.00 771.00 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Textile and Fabrics 900.00 798.60 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Used Or Second-hand Merchandise 888.10 964.50 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Scrap and Waste 879.50 671.40 USD Million Mar/22
Food Oils & Oilseeds 860.07 865.18 USD Million Mar/22
Feedstuff & Food Grains 825.07 629.24 USD Million Mar/22
Copper 593.14 437.41 USD Million Mar/22
Plywood & Veneers 589.22 516.97 USD Million Mar/22
Photo & Optical Eqp. 573.72 535.39 USD Million Mar/22
Green Coffee 569.76 499.27 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Minerals & Ores 555.20 471.00 USD Million Mar/22
Pulp & Paper Machinery 530.58 626.67 USD Million Mar/22
Motorcycles & Parts 517.24 379.55 USD Million Mar/22
Chemicals - Dyeing Sitc 486.00 387.00 USD Million Mar/22
Miscellaneous Nonferrous 473.29 496.03 USD Million Mar/22
Numismatic Coins 387.53 351.48 USD Million Mar/22
Pleasure Boats & Motors 384.53 320.06 USD Million Mar/22
Glassware & Porcelain 371.71 290.74 USD Million Mar/22
Oth. Gem Stones 370.59 668.45 USD Million Mar/22
Pulp and Waste Paper Sitc 358.00 339.00 USD Million Mar/22
Live Animals Sitc 353.00 306.00 USD Million Mar/22
Crude Fertilizers and Minerals Sitc 335.00 254.00 USD Million Mar/22
Paper Base Stocks 333.07 373.36 USD Million Mar/22
Nuts & Preparations 332.20 280.49 USD Million Mar/22
Nuclear Fuel Materials 322.16 268.11 USD Million Mar/22
NAICS - Forestry Products 320.20 303.60 USD Million Mar/22
Daily Products & Eggs 245.59 196.77 USD Million Mar/22
Electric Energy 238.25 375.21 USD Million Mar/22
Nickel 229.54 222.49 USD Million Mar/22
Zinc 211.49 187.42 USD Million Mar/22
Other Military Equipment 195.26 160.30 USD Million Mar/22
Cane & Beet Sugar 138.51 227.25 USD Million Mar/22
Marine Engine & Parts 105.80 81.80 USD Million Mar/22
Nonfarm Tractors & Parts 105.52 90.62 USD Million Mar/22
Coal Sitc 88.00 55.00 USD Million Mar/22
Cocoa Beans 87.51 55.98 USD Million Mar/22
Crude Petroleum Unit Price 87.20 76.37 USD Mar/22
Records, Tapes & Disks 83.07 80.15 USD Million Mar/22
Newsprint 54.28 51.67 USD Million Mar/22