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  4.8  3.2    Binding coverage: Total   99.9 
Simple average MFN applied   2016  3.5  5.2  3.2  Non-Ag   99.9 
Trade weighted average   2015  2.4  3.8  2.3    Ag: Tariff quotas  (in %)   5.9
Imports in billion US$   2015  2,137.8  118.5  2,019.3    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    44.5    12.3     4.8     3.2     1.6     0.2     0.5    41.3
MFN applied 2016     30.8    46.0    11.8     4.7     3.2     1.6     0.3     0.8    41.5
Imports 2015     38.9    40.2    14.1     3.1     2.2     1.0     0.4     0.1    39.6
 Non-agricultural products    
Final bound      49.0    25.2    17.0     4.8     1.9     0.5     0.0       0     3.2
MFN applied 2016     48.4    26.3    16.7     4.8     1.8     0.4     0.0       0     3.2
Imports 2015     52.6    34.9     6.9     1.0     3.6     1.0     0.0       0     7.9
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     0.6    21.4
Dairy products 16.0     0.3      63 100 16.6      0.3      63     0.1    13.5
Fruit, vegetables, plants 4.9    20.2     132 100 4.7     21.1     132     1.5    25.8
Coffee, tea 3.3    53.5      48 100 3.3     53.5      48     0.6    76.4
Cereals & preparations 3.6    21.0      38 100 3.1     20.1      38     0.7    32.8
Oilseeds, fats & oils 4.4    23.9     164 100 7.2     25.9     164     0.4    34.7
Sugars and confectionery 13.2     2.9      64 100 16.4      2.7      64     0.2     6.0
Beverages & tobacco 15.0    27.7     350 100 19.1     26.2     350     1.1    50.6
Cotton 4.6    38.3      16 100 4.6     38.3      16     0.0    79.9
Other agricultural products 1.1    58.9      52 100 1.0     61.0      52     0.4    67.8
Fish & fish products 1.0    82.1      35 100 0.8     84.6      35     0.9    92.0
Minerals & metals 1.7    60.6      38 100 1.7     60.9      38    11.3    69.3
Petroleum 6.5       0       7   80.0 6.5        0       7     6.8       0
Chemicals 2.8    40.7       7 100 2.8     40.5       7    10.7    67.0
Wood, paper, etc. 0.5    90.2      14   99.6 0.5     89.8      16     4.0    91.6
Textiles 8.0    14.8      34 100 7.9     15.0      34     2.1    13.2
Clothing 11.6     2.9      32 100 11.6      2.8      32     4.0     0.9
Leather, footwear, etc. 3.9    39.4      55 100 3.8     39.1      55     2.8    15.0
Non-electrical machinery 1.2    66.5      10 100 1.2     65.2      10    15.0    78.5
Electrical machinery 1.4    57.2      15   99.6 1.7     49.0      15    14.6    68.5
Transport equipment 3.0    55.7      25 100 3.1     55.3      25    14.8    15.7
Manufactures, n.e.s. 2.1    54.2      32 100 2.4     44.2      32     7.5    71.7
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                                    2015  23,399 18  37      15.1      5.8      0.8 7.7  2.8 
2. Canada                                 2015  20,798 27  251      21.7     12.7      5.8 92.1  97.0 
3. Mexico                                   2015  18,370 27  167      17.9     23.5     23.5 100.0  100.0 
4. Japan                                    2015  13,339 26  112      19.3     12.5      0.0 23.2  46.0 
5. European Union                         2015  12,738 28  162      14.0      4.7      0.0 14.2  43.4 
Non-agricultural products        
1. European Union                         2015  213,410 68  1,387       4.5      1.4      0.0 23.2  64.9 
2. Canada                                 2015  195,699 59  1,246       2.4      2.1      2.1 100.0  100.0 
3. Mexico                                   2015  164,125 64  1,271       4.5      3.1      3.1 100.0  100.0 
4. China                                    2015  124,368 54  834       9.0      5.3      0.0 8.7  35.5 
5. Japan                                    2015  52,129 59  743       3.0      0.6      0.0 54.9  84.1