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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2019.

Exports: Granite, marble, other stones

Granite, marble, other stones, the No. 798 export by value totaled $6.06 million for the month of March, $17.01 million through March of 2019, and $84.87 million for all of 2018, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$9.99 M
2Hong Kong$1.79 M
3Bahamas$1.23 M
4Mexico$713,041
5Chile$277,645
6United Kingdom$262,924
7Italy$247,258
8Trinidad and Tobago$228,126
9The Netherlands$207,467
10Cayman Islands$170,346
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $17.01 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $2,603,684
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,429,040
3Port of Oakland, Calif. $1,863,942
4Low-Valued Imports and Exports $1,485,248
5Port Everglades, Fla. $1,143,255
6Port of Palm Beach, Fla. $704,167
7Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. $652,755
8Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $550,254
9Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $512,806
10Port Miami $501,735

U.S. exports of Granite, marble, other stones decreased 6.86 percent through March to $17.01 million

U.S. exports of Granite, marble, other stones decreased 6.86 percent from $18.26 million to $17.01 million through the first three months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 798 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 792 for the last full year with a total value of $84.87 million, a $31,310, 0.04 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Hong Kong, No. 3 Bahamas, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Chile. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Bahamas, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Russia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $9,987,611
2Hong Kong $1,787,033
3Bahamas $1,232,090
4Mexico $713,041
5Chile $277,645
6United Kingdom $262,924
7Italy $247,258
8Trinidad and Tobago $228,126
9The Netherlands $207,467
10Cayman Islands $170,346

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $7,807,293
2Miami $3,198,323
3Low Value Shipments $1,886,290
4Buffalo $1,604,484
5Seattle $1,511,155
6Laredo $1,112,188
7Los Angeles $1,041,071
8Pembina, N.D. $948,029
9St. Albans, Vt. $822,936
10New York City $532,460

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first three months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 25.64 percent compared to last year to $2.6 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 22.96 percent compared to last year to $2.43 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 61743 percent compared to last year to $1.86 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 1.98 percent compared to last year to $1.49 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 122.16 percent compared to last year to $1.14 million.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. exports to No. 1 Canada decreased $1.82 million, 15.42 percent, (58.73 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Hong Kong increased $1.77 million, 12439 percent, (10.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Bahamas increased $402,513, 48.52 percent, (7.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico decreased $1.33 million, 65.05 percent, (4.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Chile increased $250,420, 919.82 percent, (1.63 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.31 percent of all these Granite, marble, other stones exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $14 million of the $17.01 million total.

All totaled, 56.01 percent of all these Granite, marble, other stones exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $9.53 million of the $17.01 million total