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

Exports: Aluminum foil, less than 0.2 mm thick

Aluminum foil, less than 0.2 mm thick, the No. 349 export by value totaled $49.56 million for the month of July, $330.61 million through July of 2019, and $581.73 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
1Mexico$174.73 M
2Canada$48.16 M
3United Kingdom$16.53 M
4China$9.16 M
5Japan$8.97 M
6Ireland$7.13 M
7Malaysia$5.72 M
8Germany$4.98 M
9Brazil$4.07 M
10South Korea$3.55 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $330.61 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $136,806,251
2El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $22,815,551
3Port of New York $17,542,281
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $17,134,200
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $13,625,521
6Port of Seattle, Wash. $9,789,871
7Port of Baltimore, Md. $7,831,192
8Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $7,524,777
9Port of Los Angeles $7,474,658
10Port of Charleston $7,466,081

U.S. exports of Aluminum foil, less than 0.2 mm thick decreased 4.96 percent through July to $330.61 million

U.S. exports of Aluminum foil, less than 0.2 mm thick decreased 4.96 percent from $347.85 million to $330.61 million through the first seven 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 349 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 345 for the last full year with a total value of $581.73 million, a $7.73 million, 1.35 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 China and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $174,729,739
2Canada $48,163,305
3United Kingdom $16,533,785
4China $9,158,842
5Japan $8,973,668
6Ireland $7,127,587
7Malaysia $5,721,584
8Germany $4,975,243
9Brazil $4,071,150
10South Korea $3,553,391

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $75,446,684
2New York City $14,414,531
3Detroit $14,111,149
4El Paso $11,049,900
5Buffalo $8,619,923
6Seattle $8,170,663
7Los Angeles $6,167,629
8Miami $5,955,451
9Norfolk $5,363,544
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $5,330,112

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 2.85 percent compared to last year to $136.81 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 1.15 percent compared to last year to $22.82 million.
  • Port of New York fell 3.89 percent compared to last year to $17.54 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 3.39 percent compared to last year to $17.13 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 23.54 percent compared to last year to $13.63 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 Mexico decreased $10.74 million, 5.79 percent, (52.85 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $8.41 million, 14.87 percent, (14.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom decreased $2.39 million, 12.63 percent, (5 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China increased $2.2 million, 31.7 percent, (2.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan increased $4.05 million, 82.24 percent, (2.71 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 77.9 percent of all these Aluminum foil, less than 0.2 mm thick exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $257.56 million of the $330.61 million total.

All totaled, 62.89 percent of all these Aluminum foil, less than 0.2 mm thick exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $207.92 million of the $330.61 million total