Overview: In May 2021 United States exported $12.4B and imported $38.7B from China, resulting in a negative trade balance of $26.3B. Between May 2020 and May 2021 the exports of United States have increased by $2.77B (28.7%) from $9.64B to $12.4B, while imports increased by $2.13B (5.83%) from $36.6B to $38.7B.
Trade: In May 2021, the top exports of United States to China were Integrated Circuits ($1.23B), Corn ($915M), Cars ($702M), Crude Petroleum ($687M), and Machines and apparatus of a kind... ($574M). In May 2021 the top imports of United States from China were Computers ($4.69B), Telephones ($4.28B), Models and Stuffed Animals ($878M), Seats ($867M), and Commodities not elsewhere specified ($815M).
Origins: In May 2021 the exports of United States were mainly from Texas ($1.88B), California ($1.45B), Oregon ($1.01B), Louisiana ($813M), and Washington ($589M), while imports destinations were mainly California ($12B), Illinois ($4.8B), Texas ($2.5B), Georgia ($1.72B), and New York ($1.63B).
Growth: In May 2021, the increase in United States's year-by-year exports to China was explained primarily by an increase in product exports in Corn ($896M or 4.74k%), Cars ($630M or 873%), and Integrated Circuits ($342M or 38.4%). In May 2021, the increase in United States's year-by-year imports from China was explained primarily by an increase in product imports in Video and Card Games ($457M or 201%), Models and Stuffed Animals ($377M or 75.4%), and Sports Equipment ($315M or 86.6%).