United States of America                
Part A.1   Tariffs and imports: Summary and duty ranges      
Summary   Total Ag Non-Ag   WTO member since     1995
Simple average final bound     3.4  4.9  3.2    Binding coverage: Total  100.0 
Simple average MFN applied   2017  3.4  5.3  3.1  Non-Ag  100.0 
Trade weighted average   2016  2.4  4.0  2.3    Ag: Tariff quotas  (in %)   5.9
Imports in billion US$   2016  2,088.9  120.4  1,968.5    Ag: Special safeguards (in % )     3.0
                     
Frequency distribution  Duty-free 0 <= 5 5 <= 10 10 <= 15 15 <= 25 25 <= 50 50 <= 100 > 100 NAV
Tariff lines and import values (in %)  in %
Agricultural products    
Final bound      30.2    44.3    12.3     5.1     3.2     1.6     0.2     0.5    41.3
MFN applied 2017     30.6    45.7    11.9     5.1     3.1     1.9     0.1     0.8    41.7
Imports 2016     38.6    39.7    14.7     3.5     2.6     0.7     0.1     0.1    39.0
 Non-agricultural products    
Final bound      49.0    25.3    17.0     4.8     1.9     0.5     0.0       0     3.2
MFN applied 2017     49.3    25.8    16.6     4.6     1.8     0.4     0.0       0     3.1
Imports 2016     53.5    34.1     6.8     1.0     3.7     1.0     0.0       0     6.7
Part A.2   Tariffs and imports by product groups        
  Final bound duties MFN applied duties  Imports 
Product groups AVG Duty-free Max Binding AVG Duty-free Max Share Duty-free
    in %   in %   in %   in %  in %
Animal products 2.3    30.8      26 100 2.2     30.8      26     0.5    25.3
Dairy products 17.8     0.3     118 100 18.3      0.3     118     0.1    12.8
Fruit, vegetables, plants 5.0    20.2     132 100 4.8     20.9     132     1.6    24.2
Coffee, tea 3.2    53.5      51 100 3.2     53.5      51     0.6    73.4
Cereals & preparations 3.6    21.0      39 100 3.1     20.1      39     0.7    35.6
Oilseeds, fats & oils 4.5    23.9     164 100 7.4     25.9     164     0.4    33.0
Sugars and confectionery 13.7     2.9      66 100 15.7      2.7      61     0.2     5.6
Beverages & tobacco 15.3    27.7     350 100 18.6     25.1     350     1.2    50.6
Cotton 4.8    38.3      18 100 4.8     38.3      18     0.0    79.7
Other agricultural products 1.2    58.9      49 100 1.1     61.0      49     0.4    66.4
Fish & fish products 1.0    82.1      35 100 0.7     85.0      35     0.9    92.6
Minerals & metals 1.7    60.6      38 100 1.7     60.8      38    10.7    67.6
Petroleum 2.2       0       7   80.0 1.8        0       7     5.7       0
Chemicals 2.8    40.7       7 100 2.8     40.6       7    11.0    67.9
Wood, paper, etc. 0.5    90.2      14 100 0.5     88.2      16     4.2    91.5
Textiles 8.0    14.8      34 100 7.9     15.0      34     2.1    13.6
Clothing 11.6     2.9      32 100 11.6      2.8      32     3.9     0.9
Leather, footwear, etc. 3.9    39.4      56 100 3.9     38.3      56     2.7    14.7
Non-electrical machinery 1.2    66.5      10 100 1.2     65.1      10    14.8    78.5
Electrical machinery 1.4    56.5      15 100 1.5     51.6      15    15.3    70.5
Transport equipment 3.0    55.7      25 100 2.9     53.6      25    15.2    13.4
Manufactures, n.e.s. 2.1    54.1      32 100 2.2     50.4      32     7.8    74.3
Part B   Exports to major trading partners and duties faced    
Major markets Bilateral imports Diversification MFN AVG of Pref. Duty-free imports
  in million 95% trade in no. of traded TL margin TL Value
  US$ HS 2-digit HS 6-digit Simple Weighted Weighted in % in %
Agricultural products        
1. China                                    2016  22,603 18  35      15.9      7.1      0.0 7.0  0.5 
2. Canada                                 2016  20,095 27  254      22.4     11.9      5.7 91.9  97.5 
3. Mexico                                   2016  18,134 27  163      17.9     22.7     22.7 100.0  100.0 
4. Japan                                    2016  12,469 26  117      18.4     13.7      0.0 23.8  42.8 
5. European Union                         2016  11,947 30  165      13.8      4.8      0.0 14.9  43.6 
Non-agricultural products        
1. European Union                         2016  214,324 69  1,332       4.4      1.4      0.0 24.4  65.6 
2. Canada                                 2016  183,765 60  1,234       2.5      2.3      2.3 100.0  100.0 
3. Mexico                                   2016  156,084 62  1,267       4.6      2.9      2.9 100.0  100.0 
4. China                                    2016  109,693 57  793       8.9      6.5      0.0 9.4  26.8 
5. Japan                                    2016  53,669 60  707       2.8      0.6      0.0 55.0  85.5