Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for Rhode Island, including export and import data.
Exports: In 2019, United States' Rhode Island exported $2.68B, making it the 48th largest exporter out of the 53 exporters in United States. In 2019 the top exports of Rhode Island were Waste and scrap of precious metals:... ($358M), Waste and scrap of precious metals:... ($211M), Ferrous waste or scrap, nes ($195M), Blood, human or animal, antisera, other... ($183M), and Jewellery and parts of precious metal... ($172M).
Imports: In 2019, United States' Rhode Island imported $11.6B, making it the 34th largest importer out of the 53 importers in United States. In 2019 top imports of Rhode Island were Medium Sized Cars ($5.83B), Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles ($1.01B), Large Sized Cars ($475M), Small Sized Cars ($422M), and Artificial parts of the body: excluding... ($283M).
Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Rhode Island according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Photographic Chemicals (2.17), Machinery Having Individual Functions (2.02), Hot-Rolled Stainless Steel Bars (1.78), Chemical Analysis Instruments (1.78), and Metal Pickling Preparations (1.71). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.