MINNEAPOLIS, MN--(Marketwired - Jun 13, 2013) - Zepol Corporation, the leading trade intelligence company, announced the release of a report that analyzes the top imported and exported products to the United States for the first quarter of the year. The report provides insights into what products are growing the fastest and the prices of the most expensive and least expensive goods. Click this link to download the free report or visit www.zepol.com.
Four Key Insights Found in the Report:
1. Compared to last year, the United States imported nearly 20% less oil in the first quarter.
2. Imports of copper from Chile reached over $1.3 billion for the first three months of the year.
3. U.S. exports increased 4% compared to just one year ago.
4. Top-growing U.S. exports include food products and high-value, high-tech goods.
"Zepol's latest report is an all-encompassing view of U.S. trade for the first quarter, pertinent to importers and exporters from all industries," says Zepol's CEO Paul Rasmussen. "The report is a must-read for businesses looking to get a grasp on recent U.S. trade trends as well as pin-point opportunities for future trade expansions."
Zepol will present the report to attendees at the AAEI (American Association of Exporters and Importers) Conference from June 16-18 in Washington, DC. Combined, imports and exports reached nearly $920 billion for the first quarter of the year, that's over $10 billion worth of goods entering and leaving the United States every day. Knowing the latest trade trends will better equip companies to fend off competitive threats and grow their businesses.
The information in this report was derived from Zepol's trade intelligence tools, TradeIQ and TradeView. The tools are online subscription-based products that provide insights into who is importing and exporting into and from the United States. Zepol's tools make it easy to generate lists of U.S. importers and exporters based on specific criteria that fits your target market. To try Zepol's tools, click here for a free trial or visit www.zepol.com.
About Zepol Corporation:
Zepol is a Minnesota-based company that works to be the leading provider of online international-trade tools to companies and governments involved in importing into and exporting from North America. Zepol provides competitive intelligence, market research, lead generation, sourcing, and trade compliance to positively impact organizations' profitability. Zepol does all this with its four unique online subscription tools: TradeIQ Import and Export, TradeView, and ComplianceIQ.