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United States of America - Food imports as a share of merchandise imports

6.1 (%) in 2017

In 2017, food imports for United States of America was 6.1 %. Food imports of United States of America fell gradually from 16.9 % in 1968 to 6.1 % in 2017.

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What is food imports?

Food comprises the commodities in SITC sections 0 (food and live animals), 1 (beverages and tobacco), and 4 (animal and vegetable oils and fats) and SITC division 22 (oil seeds, oil nuts, and oil kernels).

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What is United States of America food imports?

Date Value Change, %
2017 6.1 -0.88 %
2016 6.2 5.16 %
2015 5.9 5.48 %
2014 5.5 7.20 %
2013 5.2 4.95 %
2012 4.9 -2.70 %
2011 5.1 1.94 %
2010 5.0 -8.81 %
2009 5.5 23.88 %
2008 4.4 1.23 %
2007 4.3 3.81 %
2006 4.2