Trinidad and Tobago
Foreign Trade
Between USA and Trinidad and Tobago

Waterborne foreign imports from Trinidad and Tobago to the United States in 2015 totaled $4,211,799,857. Exports to Trinidad and Tobago in 2015 were $1,864,632,069.

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

The value of container cargo imported from Trinidad and Tobago represented 8.6% of all vessel imports, $363,824,554 versus $4,211,799,857.

By weight, container cargo imports from Trinidad and Tobago represented 6.1% of all vessel shippments, 758,253,859 (kg) versus 12,380,772,159 (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  $4,211,799,857  $1,864,632,069
2014  $5,904,054,308  $1,741,204,429
2013  $6,420,835,689  $1,791,321,257
2012  $8,100,564,017  $1,866,301,433
2011  $8,036,723,941  $1,652,827,222
2010  $6,456,180,167  $1,482,938,058
2009  $5,105,012,825  $1,571,316,988
2008  $8,933,735,056  $1,767,735,460
2007  $8,676,751,479  $1,378,027,125
2006  $8,248,339,081  $1,171,576,522
2005  $7,806,322,909  $1,059,916,472
2004  $5,781,384,838  $927,354,339
2003  $4,285,567,382  $829,226,552


Chart of foreign trade by value - $USD


Container measured by value ($US)
Year Imports Exports
2015  $363,824,554  $1,066,327,929
2014  $378,946,312  $991,756,236
2013  $572,531,682  $896,425,949
2012  $819,136,034  $824,162,363
2011  $800,036,437  $776,789,317
2010  $493,361,692  $747,086,889
2009  $272,513,759  $744,867,563
2008  $357,727,439  $859,681,899
2007  $217,929,507  $699,952,353
2006  $103,931,314  $604,684,248
2005  $169,996,257  $517,281,639
2004  $160,051,723  $488,092,630
2003  $245,488,043  $365,365,319


Chart of foreign trade by value - $USD


Vessel measured by weight (kg)
Year Imports Exports
2015  12,380,772,159  962,688,778
2014  13,636,075,638  913,396,127
2013  15,116,271,904  908,192,350
2012  17,574,137,182  1,174,485,393
2011  17,670,031,515  1,007,670,193
2010  19,998,588,385  906,223,311
2009  19,601,159,239  839,923,604
2008  20,478,361,169  965,220,787
2007  27,049,176,461  967,215,550
2006  26,498,461,074  859,381,017
2005  26,582,497,351  771,207,568
2004  25,172,797,074  939,625,914
2003  24,692,331,100  713,792,003


Chart of foreign trade by weight - kg


Container measured by weight (kg)
Year Imports Exports
2015  758,253,859  423,177,121
2014  758,253,859  369,598,018
2013  1,414,759,751  310,410,491
2012  2,204,596,327  334,796,060
2011  2,121,388,499  307,345,102
2010  1,622,498,305  300,608,186
2009  1,083,108,052  285,471,659
2008  685,496,854  349,571,864
2007  497,190,244  312,894,129
2006  174,311,863  237,782,515
2005  443,213,732  216,138,437
2004  542,357,758  215,520,899
2003  1,305,590,756  169,918,573


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