Overview: In January 2021 St. Louis, MO exported $20.8M and imported $1.84B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $1.82B. Between January 2020 and January 2021 the exports of St. Louis, MO have decreased by $-11.1M (-34.8%) from $31.9M to $20.8M, while imports increased by $274M (17.4%) from $1.57B to $1.84B.
Trade: In January 2021, the top exports of St. Louis, MO were Crude Petroleum ($4.06B), Refined Petroleum ($3.39B), Petroleum Gas ($2.86B), Commodities not elsewhere specified ($2.51B), and Soybeans ($2.1B). In January 2021 the top imports of St. Louis, MO were Computers ($3.02B), Cars ($2.77B), Cars ($2.56B), Telephones ($2.28B), and Cars ($1.82B).
Destinations: In January 2021, St. Louis, MO exported mostly to United Kingdom ($8.79M), Hong Kong ($8.57M), Canada ($1.19M), Switzerland ($616k), and France ($518k), and imported mostly from China ($520M), France ($406M), Germany ($226M), Canada ($137M), and Taiwan ($109M).
Growth: In January 2021, the decrease in St. Louis, MO's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an decrease in exports to Canada ($-604M or -22.6%), Netherlands ($-456M or -44.1%), and Mexico ($-453M or -5.04%), and product exports decrease in Crude Petroleum ($-1.53B or -27.3%), Refined Petroleum ($-882M or -53.2%), and Refined Petroleum ($-668M or -16.5%). In January 2021, the increase in St. Louis, MO's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from China ($1.85B or 59%), China ($1.79B or 20.1%), and Switzerland ($851M or 229%), and product imports increase in Computers ($1.32B or 78.1%), Other Precious Metal Products ($851M or 2.19k%), and Computers ($792M or 126%).