South Korea

Total Trade Compared to the same month a year ago

45.63%

Compared to last month

1.23%

Total Exports Compared to the same month a year ago

41.34%

Compared to last month

-0.66%

Total Imports Compared to the same month a year ago

48.38%

Compared to last month

2.42%

RankAmong U.S. trading partners this month

6

Rank 2020 this month

6

South Korea’s total trade with the United States was $14.02 billion in September, a change of 45.63 percent from the same month one year ago. The change in exports was 41.34 percent and the change in imports was 48.38 percent. South Korea ranked No. 6 among U.S. trade partners in September. It had ranked No. 6 for the same month last year.

The top three U.S. exports by value in September were Oil, (2) LNG, other petroleum gases, and (3) Semiconductor machinery, parts. The top three U.S. imports from South Korea, also by value, were Passenger vehicles, (2) Digital storage devices, and (3) Computer parts. By tonnage, the top three U.S. exports were (1) Oil, (2) LNG, other petroleum gases, and (3) Coal, briquettes. The top three U.S. imports, also by tonnage, were (1) Gasoline, other fuels, (2) Iron and steel pipes and tubing, and (3) Passenger vehicles.