2021
Exports | Imports
$654M | $2.56BWorld Rnk 5 / 195
Flag Rnk 305 / 1216
World Rnk 1 / 225
Flag Rnk 193 / 1215
2021
ECONOMIC COMPLEXITY of United States
1.46Rnk 10 / 131
2021
PRODUCT COMPLEXITY IN Plastic Building Materials
0.12Rnk 517 / 1024

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Exports In 2021, United States exported $654M in Plastic Building Materials, making it the 5th largest exporter of Plastic Building Materials in the world. At the same year, Plastic Building Materials was the 305th most exported product in United States. The main destination of Plastic Building Materials exports from United States are: Canada ($397M), Mexico ($79.8M), United Kingdom ($28.4M), Australia ($17.4M), and Netherlands ($10.3M).

The fastest growing export markets for Plastic Building Materials of United States between 2020 and 2021 were Canada ($91.1M), Mexico ($16M), and United Kingdom ($7.37M).

Imports In 2021, United States imported $2.56B in Plastic Building Materials, becoming the 1st largest importer of Plastic Building Materials in the world. At the same year, Plastic Building Materials was the 193rd most imported product in United States. United States imports Plastic Building Materials primarily from: Canada ($754M), China ($609M), Mexico ($376M), Cambodia ($324M), and Vietnam ($151M).

The fastest growing import markets in Plastic Building Materials for United States between 2020 and 2021 were China ($137M), Canada ($111M), and Mexico ($87.7M).

Latest Trends

November 2023

Subnational Monthly Trade

Time Scale
Flow
Color
EXPORT GROWTH (November 2022 - November 2023)$-2.79M(-5.13%)
IMPORT GROWTH (November 2022 - November 2023)$-11.3M(-5.25%)
MAIN EXPORTER (November 2023)Texas$7.11M
MAIN DESTINATION (November 2023)Canada$29.3M

This section shows Plastic Building Materials's exports and imports data at subnational level for United States. Click any date in the line plot, any subnational region in the geomap, or any destination or origin country to explore the exports or imports behavior of Plastic Building Materials over time.

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Historical Data

Trade Balance

Color
EXPORTS (2021)$654M
IMPORTS (2021)$2.56B
NET TRADE (2021)-$1.91B

In 2021, United States exported $654M in Plastic Building Materials. The main destinations of United States exports on Plastic Building Materials were Canada ($397M), Mexico ($79.8M), United Kingdom ($28.4M), Australia ($17.4M), and Netherlands ($10.3M).

In 2021, United States imported $2.56B in Plastic Building Materials, mainly from Canada ($754M), China ($609M), Mexico ($376M), Cambodia ($324M), and Vietnam ($151M).

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Export Destinations (2021)

Import Origins (2021)

Market Growth

Flow
THE FASTEST GROWING Plastic Building Materials EXPORT MARKETS FOR United States WERE (2020 - 2021):
Canada$91.1M (29.8%)
Mexico$16M (25.2%)
United Kingdom$7.37M (35%)
THE FASTEST DECLINING MARKETS FOR THE EXPORT OF Plastic Building Materials BY United States WERE (2020 - 2021):
Japan-$20.7M (-79.4%)
China-$11.3M (-65.6%)
Ireland-$6.2M (-83.2%)

Change in Exports by Market (2020 - 2021)

Market Concentration

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In 2021, United States's main exporting competitors in Plastic Building Materials were:
China $2.78B
Germany $2.14B
Poland $1.71B
In 2021, United States's main importing competitors in Plastic Building Materials were:
Germany $1.42B
France $1.21B

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Trade Value of Plastic Building Materials by Exporters

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