Kuwait
Foreign Trade
Between USA and Kuwait

Waterborne foreign imports from Kuwait to the United States in 2015 totaled $4,540,555,963. Exports to Kuwait in 2015 were $1,922,225,400.

Information about foreign trade between Kuwait and US ports is avaiable for imports and exports.

The value of container cargo imported from Kuwait represented 1.8% of all vessel imports, $80,125,682 versus $4,540,555,963.

By weight, container cargo imports from Kuwait represented 0.0% of all vessel shippments, 1,731,780 (kg) versus 11,253,083,266 (kg).

Complete details for vessel and container imports and exports since 2003 are shown in the tables and charts below.

Trade totals are only for the USA ports listed here at World Port Source.

Vessel measured by value ($US)
Year Imports Exports
2015  $4,540,555,963  $1,922,225,400
2014  $11,380,673,594  $2,190,424,154
2013  $12,611,999,599  $2,068,737,588
2012  $12,987,518,213  $2,137,093,230
2011  $7,787,081,805  $2,148,316,413
2010  $5,348,184,854  $2,219,199,599
2009  $3,743,657,073  $1,353,984,273
2008  $7,057,388,109  $2,101,604,185
2007  $4,008,740,053  $1,930,050,113
2006  $3,949,206,931  $1,653,016,024
2005  $4,185,454,146  $1,526,182,456
2004  $3,169,942,946  $1,075,942,725
2003  $2,214,130,191  $995,653,600


Chart of foreign trade by value - $USD


Container measured by value ($US)
Year Imports Exports
2015  $80,125,682  $749,673,015
2014  $68,895,917  $779,268,515
2013  $9,260,250  $702,672,580
2012  $47,521,634  $639,226,216
2011  $12,337,196  $632,515,911
2010  $37,075,275  $556,760,729
2009  $6,545,921  $586,295,351
2008  $19,145,424  $778,565,741
2007  $11,039,708  $607,833,417
2006  $16,151,298  $536,869,824
2005  $27,087,891  $485,529,127
2004  $50,170,657  $433,541,962
2003  $38,927,193  $376,822,179


Chart of foreign trade by value - $USD


Vessel measured by weight (kg)
Year Imports Exports
2015  11,253,083,266  492,904,542
2014  15,669,803,271  755,109,399
2013  16,815,468,595  352,742,532
2012  16,792,276,603  339,582,360
2011  10,574,298,621  368,708,298
2010  10,043,842,010  322,420,549
2009  9,459,546,585  251,407,169
2008  11,241,120,794  338,425,240
2007  9,471,936,030  280,112,631
2006  10,379,273,752  275,519,666
2005  12,627,972,158  266,281,124
2004  13,214,571,564  236,476,435
2003  12,044,547,885  245,800,867


Chart of foreign trade by weight - kg


Container measured by weight (kg)
Year Imports Exports
2015  1,731,780  156,746,973
2014  1,731,780  157,655,235
2013  1,162,591  141,501,001
2012  3,595,851  149,473,468
2011  2,648,413  145,037,011
2010  3,142,922  133,415,848
2009  688,526  138,332,856
2008  8,655,984  171,557,477
2007  4,071,849  128,207,004
2006  2,089,885  118,854,097
2005  2,653,365  120,764,723
2004  11,968,184  113,612,354
2003  5,311,110  103,298,497


Chart of foreign trade by weight - kg


Complete import and export trade data is available from the
Foreign Trade Division of the U.S. Census Bureau
usatrade.census.gov