Overview In July 2022 Illinois exported $6.22B and imported $19.9B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $13.7B. Between July 2021 and July 2022 the exports of Illinois have increased by $773M (14.2%) from $5.44B to $6.22B, while imports increased by $2.71B (15.8%) from $17.2B to $19.9B.
Trade In July 2022, the top exports of Illinois were Refined Petroleum ($309M), Telephones ($263M), Vaccines, blood, antisera, toxins and cultures ($208M), Packaged Medicaments ($204M), and Motor vehicles; parts and accessories (8701... ($186M). In July 2022 the top imports of Illinois were Crude Petroleum ($4.74B), Telephones ($2.09B), Computers ($1.53B), Packaged Medicaments ($690M), and Commodities not elsewhere specified ($568M).
Destinations In July 2022, Illinois exported mostly to Canada ($1.88B), Mexico ($959M), China ($316M), Australia ($310M), and Germany ($268M), and imported mostly from Canada ($6.18B), China ($4.99B), Mexico ($1.63B), Japan ($752M), and Germany ($721M).
Growth In July 2022, the increase in Illinois's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to China ($80.3M or 38.5%), Chile ($31M or 83.1%), and Ireland ($29M or 132%), and product exports increase in Vaccines, blood, antisera, toxins and cultures ($36.4M or 30.9%), Mixed Mineral or Chemical Fertilizers ($28.5M or 835%), and Corn ($18.5M or 37.2%). In July 2022, the increase in Illinois's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from China ($1.86B or 59.6%), Mexico ($184M or 18.1%), and Germany ($155M or 19.2%), and product imports increase in Computers ($793M or 127%), Telephones ($653M or 40.1%), and Video and Card Games ($152M or 502%).