WTM2022 Fact #24

WTM2022 Fact #24

In March 2021, the Ever Given container ship blocked the Suez Canal for six days. It held up $9.6 billion…
May 24, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #23

WTM2022 Fact #23

The price of United States exports rose 18.2% from November 2020 to November 2021, the largest increase on record. Agricultural…
May 23, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #22

WTM2022 Fact #22

The United States’ five largest imports from Russia in 2021 were petroleum and coal products ($12.8 billion USD), primary metals…
May 22, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #21

WTM2022 Fact #21

The United States’ five largest exports to Russia in 2021 were transportation equipment ($1.8 billion USD), non-electrical machinery ($1.1 billion…
May 21, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #20

WTM2022 Fact #20

The United States exported $6.4 billion USD of goods to Russia in 2021. Last year, the United States imported $29.7…
May 20, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #19

WTM2022 Fact #19

On Jan. 15, 2020, China signed a Phase One trade deal with the United States, agreeing to increase American export…
May 19, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #18

WTM2022 Fact #18

The largest export for each state in 2020 was: Alabama: Passenger motor vehicles with spark ignition (HS code 870323) Alaska:…
May 18, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #17

WTM2022 Fact #17

The top ten exporting states by value in 2021 were: Texas: $375.3 billion California: $175.1 billion New York: $84.9 billion…
May 17, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #16

WTM2022 Fact #16

Goods and services exports made up 10.8% of GDP on average in 2021, after falling to 9.2% during the second…
May 16, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #15

WTM2022 Fact #15

The United States typically holds a trade surplus in services. In 2021, the services surplus reached $231.5 billion. Source: Bureau…
May 15, 2022