Flag United States / Haiti Flag

Exports FlagFlag  (2018): $902M, Rnk 77 / 215

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $269M, Refined Petroleum

Exports FlagFlag (2018): $1B, Rnk 1 / 87

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $387M, Knit T-shirts

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 1.57, Rnk 9 / 137

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -1.52, Rnk 130 / 137

United States-Haiti: In 2018, United States exported $902M to Haiti. The main products exported from United States to Haiti were Refined Petroleum ($269M), Rice ($206M), and Poultry Meat ($58.9M). During the last 23 years the exports of United States to Haiti have increased at an annualized rate of 2.61%, from $498M in 1995 to $902M in 2018.

Haiti-United States: In 2018, Haiti exported $1B to United States. The main products exported from Haiti to United States were Knit T-shirts ($387M), Knit Sweaters ($260M), and Knit Women's Suits ($84.7M). During the last 23 years the exports of Haiti to United States have increased at an annualized rate of 9.01%, from $138M in 1995 to $1B in 2018.

Comparison: In 2018, United States ranked 9 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.57), and 3 in total exports ($1.44T). That same year, Haiti ranked 130 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -1.52), and 144 in total exports ($1.21B). N/A

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, United States exported $902M to Haiti. The main products exported from United States to Haiti were Refined Petroleum ($269M), Rice ($206M), and Poultry Meat ($58.9M). During the last 23 years the exports of United States to Haiti have increased at an annualized rate of 2.61%, from $498M in 1995 to $902M in 2018.

In 2018, Haiti exported $1B to United States. The main products exported from Haiti to United States were Knit T-shirts ($387M), Knit Sweaters ($260M), and Knit Women's Suits ($84.7M). During the last 23 years the exports of Haiti to United States have increased at an annualized rate of 9.01%, from $138M in 1995 to $1B in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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United States
Top Destination
: Mexico, $237B

Haiti
Top Destination
: United States, $1B

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from United States than Haiti were Mexico ($237B), Canada ($190B), and China ($119B).

In 2018, no countries were registered that imported more from Haiti than from United States.

Comparative Advantage United States - Haiti

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

During 2018, United States had a large net trade with Haiti in the exports of Mineral Products ($275M), Vegetable Products ($247M), and Machines ($70.6M).

During 2018, Haiti had a large net trade with United States in the exports of Textiles ($952M), Chemical Products ($16.6M), and Vegetable Products ($11.1M).

Tariff Section

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This sections shows import tariffs for products traded between United States and Haiti (using the HS6 product classification and the last year reported).

In 2018, the products from United States that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Haiti were Tobacco: smoking, other than water pipe tobacco, whether or not containing tobacco substitutes in any proportion (350%) and Homogenized or reconstituted tobacco (350%).

In 2016, the products from Haiti that paid the highest import tariffs to enter United States were Guavas, mangoes and mangosteens, fresh or dried (40%) and Rum and tafia (40%).

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*The tariffs present between United States and Haiti are:
110: CBERA Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act
110: CBERA Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement
385: United States - Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBTPA)
385: United States - Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBTPA)
388: United States Generalized System of Preference
388: United States Generalized System of Preference
389: United States GSP for Least Developed Countries
389: United States GSP for Least Developed Countries

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows a forecast for total trade between United States and Haiti. The forecast is based on a long short-term memory model or LSTM constructed using yearly trade data.

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Economic Complexity

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Competitive Landscape

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This visualization show the product space at the HS4 level colored from blue to red.  This mean that the more blue a dot/product is, the more United States has comparative advantage over Haiti. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Haiti has comparative advantage over United States.