Texas

State in United States

Exports (2019): $330B, Rnk 1/53

Top Destination (2019): $109B, Mexico

Top Export (2019): $57.8B, Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,...

Imports (2019): $294B, Rnk 2/53

Top Origin (2019): $104B, Mexico

Top Import (2019): $25.6B, Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,...

Economic Complexity (2019): 0.27, Rnk 25 / 53

Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for Texas, including export and import data.

Exports: In 2019, United States' Texas exported $330B, making it the 1st largest exporter out of the 53 exporters in United States. In 2019 the top exports of Texas were Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... ($57.8B), Light petroleum distillates nes ($25.4B), Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles ($22.6B), Aircraft parts nes ($10.8B), and Propane, liquefied ($10.5B).

Imports: In 2019, United States' Texas imported $294B, making it the 2nd largest importer out of the 53 importers in United States. In 2019 top imports of Texas were Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... ($25.6B), Units of automatic data processing machines:... ($18.8B), Medium Sized Cars ($13.9B), Telephones for cellular networks or for... ($13.5B), and Communication apparatus (excluding telephone sets or... ($9.47B).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Texas according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Metal Pickling Preparations (1.71), Acrylic Polymers (1.61), Valves (1.48), Blank Audio Media (1.48), and Lubricating Products (1.47). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Yearly Exports

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Top Destination (2019): Mexico, $109B

Top Product (2019): Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,..., $57.8B

In 2019 the top export destinations of Texas were Mexico ($109B), Canada ($28.4B), South Korea ($16.9B), Brazil ($13.5B), and Netherlands ($11.7B).

In 2019 the top exports of Texas were Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... ($57.8B), Light petroleum distillates nes ($25.4B), Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles ($22.6B), Aircraft parts nes ($10.8B), and Propane, liquefied ($10.5B).

Exports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (Sep 2019 - Sep 2020)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (Sep 2019 - Sep 2020)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2019): Mexico, $104B

Top Import (2019): Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,..., $25.6B

In 2019 the top import origins of Texas were Mexico ($104B), China ($33.4B), Japan ($24.1B), Canada ($18.9B), and Vietnam ($13.2B).

In 2019 the top imports of Texas were Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... ($25.6B), Units of automatic data processing machines:... ($18.8B), Medium Sized Cars ($13.9B), Telephones for cellular networks or for... ($13.5B), and Communication apparatus (excluding telephone sets or... ($9.47B).

Imports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (Sep 2019 - Sep 2020)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (Sep 2019 - Sep 2020)

Comparison in Time

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This section shows differences between total trade from Texas throughout time.

This section shows forecasts for total exports and imports from Texas. The forecast is based in a Long Short-Term Memory Model constructed using monthly trade data.

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Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of United States

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Texas ranks 25th out of the 53 states and territories in United States according to ECI.

Estimated using exports data.

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Export Opportunities by Relatedness

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The top export opportunities according to the relatedness level, without considering those products were Texas already has a comparative advantage, are led by Photographic Film (0.21), Halides (0.21), Artificial Filament Tow (0.21), Silicone (0.21), and Photographic Paper (0.21).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Texas according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Metal Pickling Preparations (1.71), Acrylic Polymers (1.61), Valves (1.48), Blank Audio Media (1.48), and Lubricating Products (1.47). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Most Specialized Products by RCA Index

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The most specialized products according to the RCA index are led by Nitrile Compounds (11.2), Raw Cotton (11), Ethers (9.34), Alcohol > 80% ABV (8.49), and Sorghum (7.61).

The product space is a network connecting products that are likely to be co-exported. The product space can be used to predict future exports, since Texas is more likely to start exporting products that are related to current exports. Relatedness measures the distance between a product, and all of the products it is currently specialized in.

Relatedness Space

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This network shows the products most related to the production structure of  Texas. These are products that tend to be co-exported with the products that Texas exports. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.

Diversification Frontier

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The Complexity-Relatedness diagram compares the risk and the strategic value of a territory's potential export oppotunities. Relatedness is a predictive of the probability that a country increases its exports in a product. Complexity, is associated with higher levels of income, economic growth, less income inequality, and lower emissions.