Figure 5
World's Top 10 Merchandise Trade Countries: 2004, 2009, and January to June 2010

Figure 5
World's Top 10 Merchandise Trade Countries: 2004, 2009, and January to June 2010

(Percent of world total)

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  2004 2009 Jan to Jun 2010
United States 12 11 11
China (excluding Hong Kong) 6 9 9
Germany 9 8 8
Japan 5 5 5
France 5 4 4
Netherlands 4 4 4
United Kingdom 4 3 3
Italy 4 3 3
South Korea 3 3 3
Belgium 3 3 3

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, based on data from World Trade Organization, World Trade Organization, Trade Statistics, at http://stat.wto.org/Home/WSDBHome.aspx, as of Sept. 18, 2010.