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About

United States-Bahamas Trade: In 2022, United States exported $2.87B to Bahamas. The main products that United States exported to Bahamas were Refined Petroleum ($2.72B), Recreational Boats ($233M), and Crude Petroleum ($102M). Over the past 5 years the exports of United States to Bahamas have increased at an annualized rate of 37.5%, from $584M in 2017 to $2.87B in 2022.

In 2022, United States did not export any services to Bahamas.

Bahamas-United States Trade: In 2022, Bahamas exported $385M to United States. The main products that Bahamas exported to United States were Refined Petroleum ($1.04B), Documents of title (bonds etc) and unused stamps ($92.1M), and Styrene Polymers ($76.2M). Over the past 5 years the exports of Bahamas to United States have increased at an annualized rate of 19%,  from $162M in 2017 to $385M in 2022.

In 2022, Bahamas did not export any services to United States.

Comparison In 2022,  United States ranked 10 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.47),  and 2 in total exports ($1.95T). That same year, Bahamas ranked 139 in total exports ($2.83B), and does not have data regarding Economic Complexity Index.

Company data: In 2023, leading companies such as Celebrity Cruises (374), SAC (Société des alcools du Québec) (363), and Gildan Activewear (249) were at the forefront of exporting goods from Bahamas to the United States. Conversely, Celebrity Cruises Inc. (365), Other (354), and G.a.b. Limited (246) were notable for importing products to Bahamas from the United States.

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2022, United States exported $2.87B to Bahamas. The main products exported from United States to Bahamas were Refined Petroleum ($2.72B), Recreational Boats ($233M), and Crude Petroleum ($102M). During the last 5 years the exports of United States to Bahamas have increased at an annualized rate of 37.5%, from $584M in 2017 to $2.87B in 2022.

In 2017, Bahamas exported $385M to United States. The main products exported from Bahamas to United States were Refined Petroleum ($1.04B), Documents of title (bonds etc) and unused stamps ($92.1M), and Styrene Polymers ($76.2M). During the last 22 years the exports of Bahamas to United States have increased at an annualized rate of 19%, from $162M in 1995 to $385M in 2017.

Exports from United States (Flag) to Bahamas (Flag) (2022)

Exports from Bahamas (Flag) to United States (Flag) (2022)

Market Competitiveness

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United States
Top Destination
Canada$308B
Bahamas
Top Destination
United States$1.4B

This map shows whether countries import more from United States or Bahamas. Each country is colored based on the difference in imports they receive from United States and Bahamas or the difference in the growth in imports.

In 2022, countries that imported more from United States than Bahamas included Canada ($308B), Mexico ($294B), and China ($151B).

In 2022, no countries were registered that imported more from Bahamas than from United States.

Difference in imports from Bahamas (Flag) and United States (Flag) (2022)

Comparative Advantage United States - Bahamas

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This chart compares trade between United States and Bahamas by product, considering products traded by both, United States and Bahamas.

During 2022, United States had a large net trade with Bahamas in the exports of Mineral Products ($2.95B), Transportation ($353M), and Machines ($319M).

During 2017, Bahamas had a large net trade with United States in the exports of Mineral Products ($1.1B), Paper Goods ($92.2M), and Plastics and Rubbers ($77.9M).

Potential Exports

Potential Exports

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Economic Complexity

Competitive Landscape

This visualization shows the product space at the HS4 level with the flags of United States and Bahamas. This means that a dot/product with the flag of United States indicates it has a comparative advantage over Bahamas. Similarly, a dot/product with the flag of Bahamas indicates it has a comparative advantage over United States.

Product Space of United States (Flag) and Bahamas (Flag) (2022)

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