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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters

Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters, the No. 408 export by value totaled $32.33 million for the month of October, $363.05 million through October of 2018, and $417.02 million for all of 2017, 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$254.03 M
2Mexico$50.45 M
3Ukraine$12.11 M
4Trinidad and Tobago$5.85 M
5Jamaica$5.09 M
6The Netherlands$4.83 M
7Germany$4.01 M
8Bahamas$3.09 M
9Japan$2.59 M
10China$2.22 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $363.05 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $72,664,550
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $65,993,783
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $53,562,623
4Port Laredo $39,006,106
5Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $21,222,550
6Port of New York $16,152,083
7Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $12,140,389
8Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $9,452,100
9Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico $6,700,895
10Houlton Border Crossing, Maine $6,087,209

U.S. exports of Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters decreased 1.10 percent through October to $363.05 million

U.S. exports of Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters decreased 1.10 percent from $367.08 million to $363.05 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 408 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 400 for the last full year with a total value of $417.02 million, a $55.53 million, 11.75 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Ukraine, No. 4 Trinidad and Tobago and No. 5 Jamaica. The leading gateways were No. 1 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Ukraine, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of New York.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $254,026,233
2Mexico $50,448,744
3Ukraine $12,107,895
4Trinidad and Tobago $5,852,085
5Jamaica $5,085,879
6The Netherlands $4,829,106
7Germany $4,012,165
8Bahamas $3,094,724
9Japan $2,586,420
10China $2,216,024

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $13,970,744
2Detroit $11,939,818
3Buffalo $11,667,344
4Laredo $7,880,649
5Ogdensburg, N.Y. $3,106,694
6Miami $1,676,520
7New York City $1,359,068
8Portland, Maine $1,283,354
9Los Angeles $1,170,535
10Pembina, N.D. $1,147,460

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 12.23 percent compared to last year to $72.66 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 0.99 percent compared to last year to $65.99 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 19.66 percent compared to last year to $53.56 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 35.64 percent compared to last year to $39.01 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 4.05 percent compared to last year to $21.22 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 increased $27.14 million, 11.96 percent, (69.97 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $12.97 million, 20.46 percent, (13.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Ukraine decreased $11.4 million, 48.5 percent, (3.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Trinidad and Tobago increased $1.67 million, 40.05 percent, (1.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Jamaica increased $626,782, 14.06 percent, (1.4 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.21 percent of all these Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $327.52 million of the $363.05 million total.

All totaled, 69.54 percent of all these Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $252.45 million of the $363.05 million total