United States Trade Balance

1986 - 2020 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

United States Trade Balance recorded a deficit of 85.5 USD bn in Nov 2020, compared with a deficit of 80.4 USD bn in the previous month. United States Trade Balance data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1986 to Nov 2020, with an averaged value of -42.8 USD bn. The data reached an all-time high of -3.7 USD bn in Feb 1992 and a record low of -85.5 USD bn in Nov 2020. The US Census Bureau provides monthly Trade Balance in USD.

In the latest reports, United States Total Exports reached 126.2 USD bn in Oct 2020, a decrease of 6.4 % year on year. Total Imports recorded 213.0 USD bn in Nov 2020, an increase of 6.0 % year on year.

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United States Trade Balance

What was United States's Trade Balance in Nov 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-85,486.0 Nov 2020 -80,358.0 Oct 2020 -85,486.0 Nov 2020 -3,668.5 Feb 1992 USD mn monthly Jan 1986 - Nov 2020

Trade Balance by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) -376.8 Dec 2020 monthly Oct 1998 - Dec 2020
Algeria (USD mn) -791.7 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2020
Argentina (USD mn) 141.2 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1991 - Nov 2020
Armenia (USD mn) -197.4 Nov 2020 monthly Nov 1995 - Nov 2020
Australia (USD mn) 3,651.0 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1971 - Nov 2020
Austria (USD mn) -377.4 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) -91.6 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Bahrain (USD mn) 856.2 2019 yearly 1966 - 2019
Bangladesh (USD mn) -915.4 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 1986 - Oct 2020
Belarus (USD mn) 309.3 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -14.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 1981 - Sep 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -284,071.000 Oct 2020 monthly Oct 1980 - Oct 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 336,325.000 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1967 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 15.9 2019 yearly 1968 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 27,747,798.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1969 - Dec 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 128.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1969 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (USD bn) 9,257.653 2025 yearly 2001 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (USD bn) 35,294.369 2025 yearly 2001 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (USD bn) 7,840.214 2025 yearly 2001 - 2025
Federal Government Receipts (USD bn) 219.553 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1967 - Nov 2020
Federal Government Financing: Borrowing from the Public (USD bn) 251.250 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 1982 - Nov 2020
Federal Govt Receipts: Excise Taxes (USD bn) 5.602 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1967 - Nov 2020
Federal Government Outlays (USD bn) 364.819 Nov 2020 monthly Oct 1980 - Nov 2020
Federal Debt: Public Debt Securities (PDS) (USD bn) 27,747.798 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1969 - Dec 2020
Gross Federal Debt: Annual: Percentage of GDP (%) 106.900 2019 yearly 1940 - 2019

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