Mobile, Al

District in Alabama, state of United States

Exports (2019): $9.38B, Rnk 30/43

Top Destination (2019): $1.01B, Panama

Top Export (2019): $2.39B, Light petroleum distillates nes

Imports (2019): $24.7B, Rnk 26/43

Top Origin (2019): $3.21B, Germany

Top Import (2019): $4B, Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,...

Economic Complexity (2019): 0.2, Rnk 29 / 43

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

Exports: In 2019, United States' Mobile, Al exported $9.38B, making it the 30th largest exporter out of the 43 exporters in United States. In 2019 the top exports of Mobile, Al were Light petroleum distillates nes ($2.39B), Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles ($859M), Polyamide-6, -11, -12, -6,6, -6,9, -6,10... ($602M), Chem wood pulp, soda or sulphate,... ($561M), and Paper, Kraftliner, unbleached, uncoated ($204M).

Imports: In 2019, United States' Mobile, Al imported $24.7B, making it the 26th largest importer out of the 43 importers in United States. In 2019 top imports of Mobile, Al were Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... ($4B), Aircraft parts nes ($1.45B), Light petroleum distillates nes ($1.13B), Medicaments nes, in dosage ($983M), and Semi-finished products of alloy steel except... ($907M).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Mobile, Al according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Rolling Machines (1.93), Chemical Analysis Instruments (1.78), Polyamides (1.65), Phosphoric Esters and Salts (1.56), and Carboxyimide Compounds (1.55). 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): Panama, $1.01B

Top Product (2019): Light petroleum distillates nes, $2.39B

In 2019 the top export destinations of Mobile, Al were Panama ($1.01B), Honduras ($942M), Mexico ($919M), China ($624M), and Belgium ($609M).

In 2019 the top exports of Mobile, Al were Light petroleum distillates nes ($2.39B), Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles ($859M), Polyamide-6, -11, -12, -6,6, -6,9, -6,10... ($602M), Chem wood pulp, soda or sulphate,... ($561M), and Paper, Kraftliner, unbleached, uncoated ($204M).

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): Germany, $3.21B

Top Import (2019): Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,..., $4B

In 2019 the top import origins of Mobile, Al were Germany ($3.21B), Mexico ($2.54B), China ($2.52B), South Korea ($2.29B), and Brazil ($2.1B).

In 2019 the top imports of Mobile, Al were Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... ($4B), Aircraft parts nes ($1.45B), Light petroleum distillates nes ($1.13B), Medicaments nes, in dosage ($983M), and Semi-finished products of alloy steel except... ($907M).

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 Mobile, AL throughout time.

This section shows forecasts for total exports and imports from Mobile, AL. 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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Mobile, Al ranks 29th 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 Mobile, Al already has a comparative advantage, are led by Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft (0.15), Epoxides (0.15), X-Ray Equipment (0.14), Sulfonamides (0.14), and Photographic Film (0.14).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Mobile, Al according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Rolling Machines (1.93), Chemical Analysis Instruments (1.78), Polyamides (1.65), Phosphoric Esters and Salts (1.56), and Carboxyimide Compounds (1.55). 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 Polyamides (75.9), Dissolving Grades Chemical Woodpulp (40.2), Non-Retail Synthetic Staple Fibers Yarn (37.2), Unprocessed Artificial Staple Fibers (33.2), and Sulfate Chemical Woodpulp (30.5).

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 Mobile, Al 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  Mobile, Al. These are products that tend to be co-exported with the products that Mobile, Al 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.