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Table 5.—Intrafirm Trade in Goods Between U.S. Affiliates and Their Foreign Parent Groups, by Major Industry of Affiliate and by Country of UBO, for Selected Years

Millions of dollars Percent of all-countries total
Exports to foreign parent groups Imports from foreign parent groups Exports Imports
1984 1988 1992 1994 1984 1988 1992 1994 1984 1988 1992 1994 1984 1988 1992 1994
All industries:
All countries 27,072 26,425 48,767 51,722 70,451 118,362 137,799 164,066 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Canada 881 1,109 1,569 1,835 4,844 6,899 7,125 8,237 3.3 4.2 3.2 3.5 6.9 5.8 5.2 5.0
France 4,367 1,283 4,219 5,140 2,801 4,486 4,673 5,368 16.1 4.9 8.7 9.9 4.0 3.8 3.4 3.3
Germany 1,050 1,795 2,471 2,778 9,324 13,835 15,422 18,840 3.9 6.8 5.1 5.4 13.2 11.7 11.2 11.5
Netherlands 765 1,405 1,546 1,773 1,314 2,237 4,297 4,095 2.8 5.3 3.2 3.4 1.9 1.9 3.1 2.5
Sweden 176 289 404 791 2,581 4,168 3,798 4,288 .7 1.1 .8 1.5 3.7 3.5 2.8 2.6
Switzerland 771 757 1,417 1,850 1,507 3,829 3,877 4,830 2.8 2.9 2.9 3.6 2.1 3.2 2.8 2.9
United Kingdom 854 1,291 2,170 2,051 3,479 5,594 6,804 7,446 3.2 4.9 4.4 4.0 4.9 4.7 4.9 4.5
Japan 15,775 14,463 29,551 30,049 38,688 63,903 71,152 86,674 58.3 54.7 60.6 58.1 54.9 54.0 51.6 52.8
Korea, Republic of 555 1,400 1,305 1,271 1,387 4,542 3,857 6,563 2.0 5.3 2.7 2.5 2.0 3.8 2.8 4.0
Other countries 1,877 2,634 4,115 4,184 4,525 8,869 16,794 17,725 6.9 10.0 8.4 8.1 6.4 7.5 12.2 10.8
Manufacturing:
All countries 3,713 6,544 11,574 13,827 11,397 21,952 37,259 45,105 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Canada 434 503 1,055 1,345 2,285 2,962 3,706 4,670 11.7 7.7 9.1 9.7 20.0 13.5 9.9 10.4
France 150 527 1,014 (/D/) 1,185 2,107 2,427 2,806 4.0 8.1 8.8 (/D/) 10.4 9.6 6.5 6.2
Germany 674 1,420 1,934 2,297 2,169 4,034 6,513 7,192 18.2 21.7 16.7 16.6 19.0 18.4 17.5 15.9
Netherlands 300 876 911 961 721 1,167 1,734 1,961 8.1 13.4 7.9 7.0 6.3 5.3 4.7 4.3
Sweden 86 251 315 738 439 (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) 2.3 3.8 2.7 5.3 3.9 (/D/) (/D/) (/D/)
Switzerland 290 425 1,131 1,585 780 1,866 2,532 3,043 7.8 6.5 9.8 11.5 6.8 8.5 6.8 6.7
United Kingdom 532 1,060 1,466 1,597 1,230 2,186 3,883 4,945 14.3 16.2 12.7 11.5 10.8 10.0 10.4 11.0
Japan 364 786 2,731 3,184 1,327 5,144 12,315 14,488 9.8 12.0 23.6 23.0 11.6 23.4 33.1 32.1
Korea, Republic of (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) 46 (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) .4 (/D/) (/D/) (/D/)
Other countries (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) 1,129 1,216 1,680 2,910 4,092 (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) 8.2 10.7 7.7 7.8 9.1
Wholesale trade:
All countries 22,117 18,257 34,612 35,513 57,071 90,649 89,202 109,634 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Canada 115 118 282 384 2,002 3,178 2,412 2,345 .5 .6 .8 1.1 3.5 3.5 2.7 2.1
France (/D/) 745 (/D/) (/D/) 1,600 2,287 1,994 2,387 (/D/) 4.1 (/D/) (/D/) 2.8 2.5 2.2 2.2
Germany 351 347 481 440 7,116 9,749 8,694 11,434 1.6 1.9 1.4 1.2 12.5 10.8 9.7 10.4
Netherlands 64 (/D/) 83 176 176 385 1,520 1,521 .3 (/D/) .2 .5 .3 .4 1.7 1.4
Sweden (/D/) (/D/) 87 (/D/) 2,125 3,457 2,940 2,806 (/D/) (/D/) .3 (/D/) 3.7 3.8 3.3 2.6
Switzerland (/D/) 259 159 156 719 1,363 1,226 (/D/) (/D/) 1.4 .5 .4 1.3 1.5 1.4 (/D/)
United Kingdom 123 150 466 270 1,973 2,574 2,330 2,030 .6 .8 1.3 .8 3.5 2.8 2.6 1.9
Japan 15,314 13,572 26,533 26,714 37,140 58,617 58,684 72,038 69.2 74.3 76.7 75.2 65.1 64.7 65.8 65.7
Korea, Republic of 551 1,084 1,263 989 1,342 4,199 3,444 5,765 2.5 5.9 3.7 2.8 2.4 4.6 3.9 5.3
Other countries 840 1,723 (/D/) 2,174 2,879 4,838 5,958 (/D/) 3.8 9.4 (/D/) 6.1 5.0 5.3 6.7 (/D/)
Petroleum and other industries:
All countries 1,242 1,624 2,581 2,382 1,983 5,761 11,338 9,327 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Canada 332 488 232 106 557 759 1,007 1,222 26.7 30.1 9.0 4.5 28.1 13.2 8.9 13.1
France (/D/) 11 (/D/) 14 16 92 252 175 (/D/) .7 (/D/) .6 .8 1.6 2.2 1.9
Germany 25 28 56 41 39 52 215 214 2.0 1.7 2.2 1.7 2.0 .9 1.9 2.3
Netherlands 401 (/D/) 552 636 417 685 1,043 613 32.3 (/D/) 21.4 26.7 21.0 11.9 9.2 6.6
Sweden (/D/) (/D/) 2 (/D/) 17 (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) .1 (/D/) .9 (/D/) (/D/) (/D/)
Switzerland (/D/) 73 127 109 9 600 119 336 (/D/) 4.5 4.9 4.6 .5 10.4 1.0 (/D/)
United Kingdom 198 81 238 184 276 835 591 471 16.0 5.0 9.2 7.7 13.9 14.5 5.2 5.0
Japan 97 105 287 151 222 142 153 148 7.8 6.5 11.1 6.3 11.2 2.5 1.3 1.6
Korea, Republic of (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) (*) (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) (*) (/D/) (/D/) (/D/)
Other countries (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) 880 430 2,350 7,926 (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) (/D/) 37.0 21.7 40.8 69.9 (/D/)

D Suppressed to the avoid disclosure of data of individual companies.

* Less than $500,000 or less than .05 percent, as appropriate.

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