Detroit, Mi

District in Michigan, state of United States

Exports (2019): $128B, Rnk 3/43

Top Destination (2019): $118B, Canada

Top Export (2019): $7.25B, Spark ignition engine trucks weighing <...

Imports (2019): $134B, Rnk 5/43

Top Origin (2019): $105B, Canada

Top Import (2019): $12.3B, Large Sized Cars

Economic Complexity (2019): 0.27, Rnk 24 / 43

Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for Detroit, MI, including export and import data.

Exports: In 2019, United States' Detroit, Mi exported $128B, making it the 3rd largest exporter out of the 43 exporters in United States. In 2019 the top exports of Detroit, Mi were Spark ignition engine trucks weighing <... ($7.25B), Large Sized Cars ($6.06B), Parts and accessories of bodies nes... ($3.77B), Medium Sized Cars ($3.33B), and Engines, spark-ignition reciprocating, over 1000 cc ($3.29B).

Imports: In 2019, United States' Detroit, Mi imported $134B, making it the 5th largest importer out of the 43 importers in United States. In 2019 top imports of Detroit, Mi were Large Sized Cars ($12.3B), Medium Sized Cars ($11.2B), Commodities not specified according to kind ($6.79B), Medicaments nes, in dosage ($4.1B), and Parts and accessories of bodies nes... ($4B).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Detroit, Mi according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Silicone (1.81), Fork-Lifts (1.71), Iron Fasteners (1.66), Electric Soldering Equipment (1.65), and Tensile Testing Machines (1.64). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Yearly Exports

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Top Destination (2019): Canada, $118B

Top Product (2019): Spark ignition engine trucks weighing <..., $7.25B

In 2019 the top export destinations of Detroit, Mi were Canada ($118B), United Kingdom ($1.92B), Germany ($1.65B), France ($1.01B), and Italy ($839M).

In 2019 the top exports of Detroit, Mi were Spark ignition engine trucks weighing <... ($7.25B), Large Sized Cars ($6.06B), Parts and accessories of bodies nes... ($3.77B), Medium Sized Cars ($3.33B), and Engines, spark-ignition reciprocating, over 1000 cc ($3.29B).

Export Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (July 2019 - July 2020)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (July 2019 - July 2020)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2019): Canada, $105B

Top Import (2019): Large Sized Cars, $12.3B

In 2019 the top import origins of Detroit, Mi were Canada ($105B), China ($5.64B), Germany ($3.5B), Ireland ($2.42B), and South Korea ($2.31B).

In 2019 the top imports of Detroit, Mi were Large Sized Cars ($12.3B), Medium Sized Cars ($11.2B), Commodities not specified according to kind ($6.79B), Medicaments nes, in dosage ($4.1B), and Parts and accessories of bodies nes... ($4B).

Import Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (July 2019 - July 2020)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (July 2019 - July 2020)

Comparison in Time

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This section shows differences between total trade from Detroit, MI throughout time.

This section shows forecasts for total exports and imports from Detroit, MI. The forecast is based in a Long Short-Term Memory Model constructed using monthly trade data.

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Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of United States

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Detroit, Mi ranks 24th out of the 43 districts in United States according to ECI.

Estimated using exports data.

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Export Opportunities by Relatedness

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The top export opportunities according to the relatedness level, without considering those products were Detroit, Mi already has a comparative advantage, are led by Other Nickel Products (0.41), Combustion Engines (0.41), Technical Use Textiles (0.4), Orthopedic Appliances (0.4), and Other Frozen Vegetables (0.4).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Detroit, Mi according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Silicone (1.81), Fork-Lifts (1.71), Iron Fasteners (1.66), Electric Soldering Equipment (1.65), and Tensile Testing Machines (1.64). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Most Specialized Products by RCA Index

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The most specialized products according to the RCA index are led by Asphalt (11), Lettuce (10.3), Glass Mirrors (9.79), Spark-Ignition Engines (9.52), and Nickel Ore (8.93).

The product space is a network connecting products that are likely to be co-exported. The product space can be used to predict future exports, since Detroit, Mi is more likely to start exporting products that are related to current exports. Relatedness measures the distance between a product, and all of the products it is currently specialized in.

Relatedness Space

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This network shows the products most related to the production structure of  Detroit, Mi. These are products that tend to be co-exported with the products that Detroit, Mi exports. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.

Diversification Frontier

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The Complexity-Relatedness diagram compares the risk and the strategic value of a territory's potential export oppotunities. Relatedness is a predictive of the probability that a country increases its exports in a product. Complexity, is associated with higher levels of income, economic growth, less income inequality, and lower emissions.