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     3.5  4.8  3.3    Binding coverage: Total  100.0 
Simple average MFN applied   2015  3.5  5.2  3.2  Non-Ag  100.0 
Trade weighted average   2014  2.2  3.8  2.1    Ag: Tariff quotas  (in %)   5.9
Imports in billion US$   2014  2,239.1  116.3  2,122.8    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    44.4    12.7     4.9     2.9     1.4     0.2     0.5    41.3
MFN applied 2015     30.8    45.9    12.1     5.0     2.9     1.5     0.3     0.8    41.5
Imports 2014     40.0    39.8    13.0     3.7     2.9     0.4     0.2     0.1 39.0
 Non-agricultural products    
Final bound      47.4    26.7    17.0     4.9     1.9     0.5     0.0       0     3.3
MFN applied 2015     48.4    26.4    16.7     4.8     1.8     0.5     0.0       0     3.2
Imports 2014     51.0    37.3     6.5     0.9     3.3     0.8     0.0     0.0 12.6
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    22.9
Dairy products 16.8     0.3     188 100 17.5      0.3     188     0.1    13.8
Fruit, vegetables, plants 4.9    20.2     132 100 4.7     21.1     132     1.4    27.2
Coffee, tea 3.3    53.5      44 100 3.3     53.5      44     0.5    76.9
Cereals & preparations 3.5    21.0      44 100 3.0     20.1      44     0.7    32.9
Oilseeds, fats & oils 4.4    23.9     164 100 7.3     25.9     164     0.5    38.3
Sugars and confectionery 12.3     2.9      55 100 14.8      2.7      55     0.2     6.0
Beverages & tobacco 14.8    27.8     350 100 18.6     26.2     350     1.0    50.4
Cotton 4.8    38.3      18 100 4.8     38.3      18     0.0    72.7
Other agricultural products 1.1    58.9      52 100 1.0     61.0      52     0.4    68.9
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    12.8    73.8
Petroleum 7.1       0      11   80.0 7.1        0      11    11.3       0
Chemicals 2.8    40.1       7 100 2.8     40.4       7     9.9    65.4
Wood, paper, etc. 0.5    90.2      14 100 0.5     90.1      14     3.6    92.1
Textiles 8.0    14.8      41 100 7.9     15.0      41     1.9    13.1
Clothing 11.6     2.9      32 100 11.6      2.8      32     3.7     2.0
Leather, footwear, etc. 3.9    39.4      55 100 3.8     38.8      54     2.7    16.5
Non-electrical machinery 1.2    65.2      10 100 1.2     65.2      10    14.4    78.8
Electrical machinery 1.7    48.5      15 100 1.7     49.0      15    13.5    68.5
Transport equipment 3.0    55.7      25 100 3.1     55.3      25    13.3    16.0
Manufactures, n.e.s. 2.3    44.5      36 100 2.4     44.1      36     6.7    71.0
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                                    2014  27,363 16  29      15.6      6.4      0.9 8.0  3.0 
2. Canada                                 2014  21,927 27  252      23.3     12.7      5.9 91.8  97.2 
3. Mexico                                   2014  20,356 27  163      17.8     25.1     25.1 100.0  100.0 
4. Japan                                    2014  15,259 25  112      19.1     12.8      0.0 24.0  45.8 
5. European Union                         2014  12,750 28  165      16.3      4.7      0.0 13.7  47.7 
Non-agricultural products        
1. Canada                                 2014  196,564 59  1,273       2.5      1.9      1.9 100.0  100.0 
2. European Union                         2014  190,260 69  1,436       4.4      1.3      0.0 23.9  69.7 
3. Mexico                                   2014  171,231 65  1,291       4.6      2.9      2.9 100.0  100.0 
4. China                                    2014  125,505 55  867       9.0      5.6      0.0 8.8  33.3 
5. Japan                                    2014  54,714 60  754       3.4      0.6      0.0 54.6  84.8