Countries Iowa imports the most goods from

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September 20, 2022
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Countries Iowa imports the most goods from

Stacker compiled a list of the countries Iowa imports the most goods to using data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Countries are ranked by the highest value of imports in 2021 with Iowa.

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#30. Slovakia

- Imports: $33.4 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($28.6 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($3.0 million)
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($642,796)

- Total trade: $43.3 million ($23.6 million trade deficit)
- Exports: $9.9 million
- Largest exports:
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($6.3 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($2.7 million)
--- Albuminoidal Subst; Modified Starch; Glue; Enzymes ($313,272)
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#29. Malaysia

- Imports: $34.0 million
- Largest imports:
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($23.2 million)
--- Copper And Articles Thereof ($1.7 million)
--- Rubber And Articles Thereof ($1.6 million)

- Total trade: $88.0 million ($20.0 million trade surplus)
- Exports: $54.0 million
- Largest exports:
--- Tanning & Dye Ext Etc; Dye, Paint, Putty Etc; Inks ($17.4 million)
--- Aluminum And Articles Thereof ($6.0 million)
--- Copper And Articles Thereof ($5.3 million)
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#28. Finland

- Imports: $36.2 million
- Largest imports:
--- Albuminoidal Subst; Modified Starch; Glue; Enzymes ($20.8 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($4.2 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($4.0 million)

- Total trade: $79.2 million ($6.8 million trade surplus)
- Exports: $43.0 million
- Largest exports:
--- Albuminoidal Subst; Modified Starch; Glue; Enzymes ($24.7 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($11.9 million)
--- Miscellaneous Chemical Products ($2.1 million)
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#27. Singapore

- Imports: $36.5 million
- Largest imports:
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($24.0 million)
--- Special Classification Provisions, Nesoi ($10.4 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($582,458)

- Total trade: $172.7 million ($99.8 million trade surplus)
- Exports: $136.2 million
- Largest exports:
--- Tanning & Dye Ext Etc; Dye, Paint, Putty Etc; Inks ($39.5 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($15.5 million)
--- Pharmaceutical Products ($13.4 million)
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#26. Argentina

- Imports: $39.2 million
- Largest imports:
--- Albuminoidal Subst; Modified Starch; Glue; Enzymes ($23.5 million)
--- Cereals ($5.2 million)
--- Oil Seeds Etc.; Misc Grain, Seed, Fruit, Plant Etc ($2.3 million)

- Total trade: $117.9 million ($39.6 million trade surplus)
- Exports: $78.7 million
- Largest exports:
--- Miscellaneous Chemical Products ($17.1 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($13.4 million)
--- Albuminoidal Subst; Modified Starch; Glue; Enzymes ($11.9 million)

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#25. Turkey

- Imports: $39.2 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($10.4 million)
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($8.5 million)
--- Rubber And Articles Thereof ($4.6 million)

- Total trade: $140.9 million ($62.6 million trade surplus)
- Exports: $101.7 million
- Largest exports:
--- Food Industry Residues & Waste; Prep Animal Feed ($66.6 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($8.6 million)
--- Animal, Vegetable Or Microbial Fats And Oils Etc ($5.1 million)
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#24. Australia

- Imports: $39.8 million
- Largest imports:
--- Meat And Edible Meat Offal ($28.0 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($5.7 million)
--- Special Classification Provisions, Nesoi ($1.9 million)

- Total trade: $484.8 million ($405.3 million trade surplus)
- Exports: $445.1 million
- Largest exports:
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($108.5 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($103.8 million)
--- Meat And Edible Meat Offal ($66.0 million)
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#23. Israel

- Imports: $45.6 million
- Largest imports:
--- Knitted Or Crocheted Fabrics ($22.3 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($4.8 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($4.7 million)

- Total trade: $126.4 million ($35.2 million trade surplus)
- Exports: $80.8 million
- Largest exports:
--- Cereals ($28.1 million)
--- Food Industry Residues & Waste; Prep Animal Feed ($22.0 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($11.2 million)
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#22. Belgium

- Imports: $45.9 million
- Largest imports:
--- Albuminoidal Subst; Modified Starch; Glue; Enzymes ($22.4 million)
--- Miscellaneous Chemical Products ($3.0 million)
--- Soap Etc; Waxes, Polish Etc; Candles; Dental Preps ($2.9 million)

- Total trade: $177.9 million ($86.2 million trade surplus)
- Exports: $132.1 million
- Largest exports:
--- Organic Chemicals ($24.2 million)
--- Miscellaneous Chemical Products ($21.8 million)
--- Nat Etc Pearls, Prec Etc Stones, Pr Met Etc; Coin ($19.7 million)
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#21. Denmark

- Imports: $66.8 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($33.9 million)
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($11.2 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($4.7 million)

- Total trade: $111.0 million ($22.7 million trade deficit)
- Exports: $44.2 million
- Largest exports:
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($14.5 million)
--- Optic, Photo Etc, Medic Or Surgical Instrments Etc ($7.4 million)
--- Pharmaceutical Products ($6.2 million)

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#20. Brazil

- Imports: $92.9 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($41.6 million)
--- Albuminoidal Subst; Modified Starch; Glue; Enzymes ($22.9 million)
--- Plastics And Articles Thereof ($8.3 million)

- Total trade: $666.1 million ($480.2 million trade surplus)
- Exports: $573.2 million
- Largest exports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($196.6 million)
--- Miscellaneous Chemical Products ($109.5 million)
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($98.9 million)
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#19. Hungary

- Imports: $95.4 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($68.9 million)
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($18.4 million)
--- Organic Chemicals ($4.8 million)

- Total trade: $129.6 million ($61.2 million trade deficit)
- Exports: $34.2 million
- Largest exports:
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($29.7 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($1.7 million)
--- Miscellaneous Chemical Products ($1.2 million)
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#18. South Korea

- Imports: $106.9 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($45.8 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($16.9 million)
--- Plastics And Articles Thereof ($16.0 million)

- Total trade: $469.8 million ($256.1 million trade surplus)
- Exports: $362.9 million
- Largest exports:
--- Meat And Edible Meat Offal ($173.0 million)
--- Dairy Prods; Birds Eggs; Honey; Ed Animal Pr Nesoi ($26.5 million)
--- Aluminum And Articles Thereof ($24.7 million)
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#17. Poland

- Imports: $108.2 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($33.3 million)
--- Miscellaneous Chemical Products ($24.9 million)
--- Explosives; Pyrotechnics; Matches; Pyro Alloys Etc ($9.6 million)

- Total trade: $178.8 million ($37.7 million trade deficit)
- Exports: $70.6 million
- Largest exports:
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($26.1 million)
--- Plastics And Articles Thereof ($22.6 million)
--- Toys, Games & Sport Equipment; Parts & Accessories ($4.1 million)
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#16. Spain

- Imports: $115.0 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($53.0 million)
--- Iron And Steel ($19.9 million)
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($9.8 million)

- Total trade: $209.2 million ($20.7 million trade deficit)
- Exports: $94.2 million
- Largest exports:
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($24.2 million)
--- Food Industry Residues & Waste; Prep Animal Feed ($18.6 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($15.1 million)

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#15. Netherlands

- Imports: $115.6 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($69.5 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($10.7 million)
--- Optic, Photo Etc, Medic Or Surgical Instrments Etc ($9.2 million)

- Total trade: $516.1 million ($284.9 million trade surplus)
- Exports: $400.5 million
- Largest exports:
--- Ores, Slag And Ash ($182.0 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($97.0 million)
--- Albuminoidal Subst; Modified Starch; Glue; Enzymes ($39.0 million)
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#14. Switzerland

- Imports: $121.6 million
- Largest imports:
--- Organic Chemicals ($94.8 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($8.8 million)
--- Optic, Photo Etc, Medic Or Surgical Instrments Etc ($7.4 million)

- Total trade: $166.1 million ($77.0 million trade deficit)
- Exports: $44.6 million
- Largest exports:
--- Tanning & Dye Ext Etc; Dye, Paint, Putty Etc; Inks ($27.9 million)
--- Miscellaneous Chemical Products ($3.2 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($2.1 million)
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#13. Thailand

- Imports: $137.9 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($56.8 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($25.0 million)
--- Copper And Articles Thereof ($16.8 million)

- Total trade: $213.3 million ($62.5 million trade deficit)
- Exports: $75.4 million
- Largest exports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($15.7 million)
--- Miscellaneous Chemical Products ($11.3 million)
--- Food Industry Residues & Waste; Prep Animal Feed ($9.5 million)
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#12. Austria

- Imports: $158.7 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($116.0 million)
--- Pharmaceutical Products ($12.8 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($11.3 million)

- Total trade: $187.5 million ($129.9 million trade deficit)
- Exports: $28.8 million
- Largest exports:
--- Oil Seeds Etc.; Misc Grain, Seed, Fruit, Plant Etc ($10.3 million)
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($5.6 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($4.2 million)
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#11. Vietnam

- Imports: $177.5 million
- Largest imports:
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($62.5 million)
--- Footwear, Gaiters Etc. And Parts Thereof ($29.9 million)
--- Rubber And Articles Thereof ($21.4 million)

- Total trade: $239.2 million ($115.9 million trade deficit)
- Exports: $61.6 million
- Largest exports:
--- Miscellaneous Chemical Products ($12.3 million)
--- Pharmaceutical Products ($11.0 million)
--- Food Industry Residues & Waste; Prep Animal Feed ($7.7 million)

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#10. United Kingdom

- Imports: $200.1 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($60.8 million)
--- Miscellaneous Chemical Products ($19.6 million)
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($19.2 million)

- Total trade: $528.8 million ($128.7 million trade surplus)
- Exports: $328.8 million
- Largest exports:
--- Ores, Slag And Ash ($130.8 million)
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($50.1 million)
--- Furnit;bedding,mattres;luminaires,light Fix;prefab ($24.3 million)
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#9. France

- Imports: $202.2 million
- Largest imports:
--- Albuminoidal Subst; Modified Starch; Glue; Enzymes ($42.7 million)
--- Organic Chemicals ($27.8 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($27.2 million)

- Total trade: $415.8 million ($11.5 million trade surplus)
- Exports: $213.7 million
- Largest exports:
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($66.2 million)
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($61.5 million)
--- Aircraft, Spacecraft, And Parts Thereof ($26.0 million)
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#8. India

- Imports: $236.0 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($68.7 million)
--- Organic Chemicals ($29.7 million)
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($23.3 million)

- Total trade: $341.0 million ($131.0 million trade deficit)
- Exports: $105.0 million
- Largest exports:
--- Organic Chemicals ($42.8 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($12.2 million)
--- Optic, Photo Etc, Medic Or Surgical Instrments Etc ($12.2 million)
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#7. Taiwan

- Imports: $260.4 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($59.4 million)
--- Plastics And Articles Thereof ($39.8 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($30.3 million)

- Total trade: $476.9 million ($43.8 million trade deficit)
- Exports: $216.6 million
- Largest exports:
--- Meat And Edible Meat Offal ($110.4 million)
--- Oil Seeds Etc.; Misc Grain, Seed, Fruit, Plant Etc ($36.6 million)
--- Pharmaceutical Products ($14.2 million)
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#6. Italy

- Imports: $404.0 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($252.2 million)
--- Articles Of Iron Or Steel ($25.9 million)
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($23.3 million)

- Total trade: $581.9 million ($226.2 million trade deficit)
- Exports: $177.9 million
- Largest exports:
--- Pharmaceutical Products ($60.6 million)
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($37.3 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($23.0 million)

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#5. Japan

- Imports: $426.9 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($278.6 million)
--- Organic Chemicals ($44.3 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($29.3 million)

- Total trade: $1.7 billion ($818.5 million trade surplus)
- Exports: $1.2 billion
- Largest exports:
--- Meat And Edible Meat Offal ($632.0 million)
--- Cereals ($202.9 million)
--- Prep Of Meat,of Fish,of Crustaceans Etc,of Insects ($87.3 million)
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#4. Germany

- Imports: $808.4 million
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($328.4 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($136.9 million)
--- Optic, Photo Etc, Medic Or Surgical Instrments Etc ($54.6 million)

- Total trade: $1.5 billion ($127.4 million trade deficit)
- Exports: $681.0 million
- Largest exports:
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($189.6 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($110.5 million)
--- Optic, Photo Etc, Medic Or Surgical Instrments Etc ($82.3 million)
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#3. China

- Imports: $1.6 billion
- Largest imports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($341.1 million)
--- Electric Machinery Etc; Sound Equip; Tv Equip; Pts ($278.5 million)
--- Organic Chemicals ($265.4 million)

- Total trade: $2.5 billion ($670.8 million trade deficit)
- Exports: $925.0 million
- Largest exports:
--- Meat And Edible Meat Offal ($351.3 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($78.2 million)
--- Miscellaneous Chemical Products ($61.1 million)
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#2. Mexico

- Imports: $1.8 billion
- Largest imports:
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($762.7 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($533.6 million)
--- Furnit;bedding,mattres;luminaires,light Fix;prefab ($135.0 million)

- Total trade: $4.7 billion ($1.2 billion trade surplus)
- Exports: $3.0 billion
- Largest exports:
--- Cereals ($981.6 million)
--- Food Industry Residues & Waste; Prep Animal Feed ($597.0 million)
--- Oil Seeds Etc.; Misc Grain, Seed, Fruit, Plant Etc ($270.0 million)
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#1. Canada

- Imports: $3.6 billion
- Largest imports:
--- Aluminum And Articles Thereof ($481.7 million)
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($381.4 million)
--- Mineral Fuel, Oil Etc.; Bitumin Subst; Mineral Wax ($268.2 million)

- Total trade: $7.7 billion ($529.2 million trade surplus)
- Exports: $4.1 billion
- Largest exports:
--- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery Etc.; Parts ($1.0 billion)
--- Vehicles, Except Railway Or Tramway, And Parts Etc ($543.9 million)
--- Miscellaneous Chemical Products ($277.4 million)

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