Dist Of Columbia

State in United States

2019
Economic
Complexity
: 0.078, Rank 42 of 53

Jan 2021
Trade
Exports | Imports
: $124M | $27.4M, 52 of 54 | 53 of 54

Jan 2021
Country
Destination | Origin
: United Kingdom | Canada , $48.3M  | $5.52M

Jan 2021
Product
Exports | Imports
: Commodities not elsewhere specified | Fish Fillets , $38.8M  | $2.41M

Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for Dist of Columbia, including export and import data.

Exports: In 2020, United States' Dist Of Columbia exported $2.78B, making it the 45th largest exporter out of the 53 exporters in United States. In 2020 the top exports of Dist Of Columbia were Munitions of war, ammunition/projectiles and parts ($697M), Aircraft parts nes ($395M), Helicopters of an unladen weight >... ($381M), Commodities not specified according to kind ($350M), and Tanks and other armoured fighting vehicles ($209M).

Imports: In 2020, United States' Dist Of Columbia imported $540M, making it the 53rd largest importer out of the 53 importers in United States. In 2020 top imports of Dist Of Columbia were Commodities not specified according to kind ($36.2M), Plastic apparel and clothing accessories ($35.8M), Made up articles (textile) nes, textile... ($35.5M), Garments nes, of cotton, knit ($34.3M), and Paintings/drawings/pastels executed by hand ($19.5M).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Dist Of Columbia according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Other Electrical Machinery (1.38), Navigation Equipment (1.21), Micro-Organism Culture Preparations (1.19), Trailers (0.83), and Newspapers (0.76). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Comparison in Time

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This section shows the differences between Dist of Columbia's total subnational aggregate trade throughout time. To explore the trade patterns of the country, visit United States's country profile.

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Yearly Exports

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Top Destination (2020): Qatar, $899M

Top Product (2020): Munitions of war, ammunition/projectiles and parts, $697M

In 2020 the top export destinations of Dist Of Columbia were Qatar ($899M), United Kingdom ($602M), United Arab Emirates ($436M), Egypt ($258M), and Saudi Arabia ($223M).

In 2020 the top exports of Dist Of Columbia were Munitions of war, ammunition/projectiles and parts ($697M), Aircraft parts nes ($395M), Helicopters of an unladen weight >... ($381M), Commodities not specified according to kind ($350M), and Tanks and other armoured fighting vehicles ($209M).

Exports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2020): Canada, $74.2M

Top Import (2020): Commodities not specified according to kind, $36.2M

In 2020 the top import origins of Dist Of Columbia were Canada ($74.2M), Germany ($61.5M), Vietnam ($50.4M), France ($50.4M), and China ($45.5M).

In 2020 the top imports of Dist Of Columbia were Commodities not specified according to kind ($36.2M), Plastic apparel and clothing accessories ($35.8M), Made up articles (textile) nes, textile... ($35.5M), Garments nes, of cotton, knit ($34.3M), and Paintings/drawings/pastels executed by hand ($19.5M).

Imports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of United States

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Dist Of Columbia ranks 42nd out of the 53 states and territories in United States according to ECI.

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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 Dist Of Columbia already has a comparative advantage, are led by Nitrogen Heterocyclic Compounds (0.047), Gas Turbines (0.046), Compasses (0.045), Diamonds (0.044), and X-Ray Equipment (0.043).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Dist Of Columbia according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Other Electrical Machinery (1.38), Navigation Equipment (1.21), Micro-Organism Culture Preparations (1.19), Trailers (0.83), and Newspapers (0.76). 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 Military Weapons (697), Explosive Ammunition (235), Armored vehicles (103), Navigation Equipment (95), and Other Electrical Machinery (50.2).

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 Dist Of Columbia 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  Dist Of Columbia. These are products that tend to be co-exported with the products that Dist Of Columbia 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.