U.S. Exports 1970-2020

Exports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services provided to the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • U.S. exports for 2018 was $2,510.25B, a 6.51% increase from 2017.
  • U.S. exports for 2017 was $2,356.73B, a 6.13% increase from 2016.
  • U.S. exports for 2016 was $2,220.61B, a 2.04% decline from 2015.
  • U.S. exports for 2015 was $2,266.80B, a 4.42% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Billions of US $
United States $2,510.25B
Germany $1,872.72B
Japan $917.87B
France $884.29B
United Kingdom $875.79B
Netherlands $770.79B
South Korea $716.29B
Hong Kong $681.28B
Singapore $663.14B
Italy $656.01B
Canada $550.53B
Spain $498.56B
Ireland $468.11B
Switzerland $466.31B
Belgium $448.41B
UAE $392.86B
Poland $325.57B
Saudi Arabia $313.84B
Australia $312.66B
Austria $253.97B
Sweden $253.75B
Denmark $197.90B
Czech Republic $192.23B
Norway $166.90B
Luxembourg $150.04B
Hungary $134.10B
Israel $109.12B
Finland $106.49B
Portugal $105.45B
Qatar $102.56B
Slovak Republic $101.82B
Chile $85.26B
Kuwait $79.77B
Greece $78.81B
Argentina $74.24B
Puerto Rico $60.57B
New Zealand $58.18B
Oman $46.18B
Slovenia $45.80B
Macao $45.60B
Lithuania $40.42B
Croatia $30.80B
Bahrain $29.96B
Panama $27.71B
Estonia $22.83B
Malta $21.16B
Latvia $21.10B
Cyprus $18.24B
Uruguay $12.52B
Iceland $12.23B
Brunei $7.05B
Bahamas $4.48B
Barbados $2.10B
Seychelles $1.33B
Greenland $1.25B
Guam $1.17B
Northern Mariana Islands $0.71B
St. Kitts and Nevis $0.60B
Palau $0.13B
U.S. Exports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2018 $2,510.25B 12.20%
2017 $2,356.73B 12.09%
2016 $2,220.61B 11.87%
2015 $2,266.80B 12.44%
2014 $2,371.70B 13.54%
2013 $2,273.43B 13.54%
2012 $2,191.28B 13.53%
2011 $2,103.00B 13.53%
2010 $1,846.28B 12.32%
2009 $1,582.00B 10.95%
2008 $1,837.06B 12.49%
2007 $1,660.85B 11.49%
2006 $1,472.61B 10.66%
2005 $1,305.23B 10.01%
2004 $1,177.63B 9.64%
2003 $1,036.18B 9.04%
2002 $998.74B 9.13%
2001 $1,024.64B 9.68%
2000 $1,096.26B 10.69%
1999 $992.78B 10.31%
1998 $952.98B 10.52%
1997 $953.80B 11.12%
1996 $867.59B 10.75%
1995 $812.81B 10.64%
1994 $720.94B 9.89%
1993 $654.80B 9.55%
1992 $633.05B 9.71%
1991 $594.93B 9.66%
1990 $551.87B 9.25%
1989 $504.29B 8.94%
1988 $444.60B 8.49%
1987 $363.94B 7.50%
1986 $321.00B 7.01%
1985 $303.21B 6.99%
1984 $302.38B 7.49%
1983 $277.00B 7.62%
1982 $283.21B 8.47%
1981 $305.24B 9.52%
1980 $280.77B 9.83%
1979 $230.13B 8.76%
1978 $186.88B 7.95%
1977 $159.35B 7.65%
1976 $149.52B 7.98%
1975 $138.71B 8.23%
1974 $126.65B 8.20%
1973 $95.27B 6.68%
1972 $70.84B 5.54%
1971 $62.96B 5.41%
1970 $59.71B 5.56%