What goods does the US import?
The US imports cars, computers, refined petroleum and crude petroleum. The US also imports pharmaceuticals, broadcasting equipment, and gas turbines.
We import and export goods to get a better income. When we export goods we can either sell or trade some of our goods. When we import, we buy goods from other countries. There are millions of reasons, why people import and export goods. First and the most important is satisfying personal needs ( buying FMCG products, household goods, furniture and decor as well as sport and musical equipment). The second, but not the less…
Declared goods are goods that have gone through an established import process. For example when you cross the border from the Canada to the US, the border agents ask you what you purchased in Canada. It is then that you "declare" that you are bringing a limited addition canary yellow Baby Grand Piano into the US.