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Table 2.—Intrafirm Trade in Goods Between U.S. Parent Companies and Their Majority-Owned Foreign Affiliates, by Major Industry of Affiliate, 1977 and 1982-94

Millions of dollars Percent Addendum: Intrafirm trade as a percentage of total U.S. trade with MOFA's
All industries Manufacturing Wholesale trade Petroleum and other industries All industries Manufacturing Wholesale trade Petroleum and other industries All industries Manufacturing Wholesale trade Petroleum and other industries
Exports to MOFA's:
1977 29,275 20,510 6,607 2,158 100.0 70.1 22.6 7.4 81.7 81.6 86.6 71.1
1982 44,320 28,882 12,834 2,604 100.0 65.2 29.0 5.9 84.0 83.1 91.3 66.1
1983 45,107 31,304 11,588 2,215 100.0 69.4 25.7 4.9 82.8 83.4 88.6 57.8
1984 52,726 37,396 12,989 2,341 100.0 70.9 24.6 4.4 82.9 82.7 89.2 61.7
1985 57,567 40,513 14,640 2,414 100.0 70.4 25.4 4.2 86.6 86.0 92.9 66.5
1986 58,916 41,557 15,417 1,942 100.0 70.5 26.2 3.3 87.0 85.9 93.8 65.4
1987 65,248 45,516 17,559 2,173 100.0 69.8 26.9 3.3 87.1 85.8 94.8 65.6
1988 78,204 53,409 22,505 2,290 100.0 68.3 28.8 2.9 86.1 84.6 92.4 69.0
1989 86,050 57,707 25,247 3,096 100.0 67.1 29.3 3.6 88.3 86.8 94.2 73.7
1990 88,375 56,662 28,363 3,350 100.0 64.1 32.1 3.8 88.2 86.2 94.3 75.4
1991 95,779 62,915 29,128 3,736 100.0 65.7 30.4 3.9 88.0 86.2 94.0 76.8
1992 100,737 65,272 31,501 3,964 100.0 64.8 31.3 3.9 87.2 85.2 93.9 73.8
1993 106,827 66,051 37,091 3,685 100.0 61.8 34.7 3.4 86.1 82.5 94.6 75.9
1994 125,423 74,578 45,873 4,972 100.0 59.5 36.6 4.0 84.9 80.3 95.2 74.3
Imports from MOFA's:
1977 30,880 14,492 1,322 15,066 100.0 46.9 4.3 48.8 81.3 82.1 78.6 80.7
1982 38,533 22,839 2,148 13,546 100.0 59.3 5.6 35.2 83.6 86.5 83.7 79.1
1983 41,551 27,584 2,679 11,288 100.0 66.4 6.4 27.2 86.0 88.1 87.2 80.9
1984 49,316 34,388 3,302 11,626 100.0 69.7 6.7 23.6 85.7 88.6 88.2 77.7
1985 51,751 36,687 3,433 11,631 100.0 70.9 6.6 22.5 85.8 88.7 78.0 80.0
1986 49,961 38,912 4,292 6,757 100.0 77.9 8.6 13.5 87.2 88.9 89.6 77.5
1987 55,867 41,492 5,629 8,746 100.0 74.3 10.1 15.7 85.2 87.5 85.9 75.7
1988 65,464 51,404 6,491 7,569 100.0 78.5 9.9 11.6 86.6 89.0 90.0 71.2
1989 71,283 57,070 6,069 8,144 100.0 80.1 8.5 11.4 84.6 87.6 80.4 70.3
1990 75,251 59,427 5,895 9,929 100.0 79.0 7.8 13.2 84.9 86.9 82.2 75.7
1991 77,578 60,448 7,178 9,952 100.0 77.9 9.3 12.8 85.7 87.9 82.9 76.0
1992 83,260 67,241 7,803 8,216 100.0 80.8 9.4 9.9 86.6 88.8 88.7 72.4
1993 93,205 76,579 8,677 7,949 100.0 82.2 9.3 8.5 86.3 89.0 89.4 65.0
1994 103,502 85,762 10,173 7,567 100.0 82.9 9.8 7.3 87.6 90.9 88.9 61.4

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