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

Exports: Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel

Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel, the No. 451 export by value totaled $30.64 million for the month of March, $87.22 million through March of 2019, and $486.21 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$67.31 M
2Mexico$11.69 M
3Australia$1.66 M
4Thailand$879,826
5South Korea$651,013
6Honduras$629,192
7Nigeria$627,737
8Brazil$419,388
9Panama$393,770
10United Arab Emirates$350,117
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U.S. exports of Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel decreased 38.83 percent through March to $87.22 million

U.S. exports of Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel decreased 38.83 percent from $142.59 million to $87.22 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 451 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 342 for the last full year with a total value of $486.21 million, a $23.18 million, 5.01 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 International Falls, Minn., No. 4 Lynden border crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 Saudi Arabia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 International Falls, Minn., No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $67,308,471
2Mexico $11,692,045
3Australia $1,657,867
4Thailand $879,826
5South Korea $651,013
6Honduras $629,192
7Nigeria $627,737
8Brazil $419,388
9Panama $393,770
10United Arab Emirates $350,117

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $32,030,233
2Duluth, Minn. $19,841,447
3Ogdensburg, N.Y. $19,196,709
4Pembina, N.D. $13,693,472
5Laredo $13,648,593
6Buffalo $10,878,294
7Seattle $6,831,628
8San Diego $5,201,262
9Great Falls, Mont. $4,269,791
10El Paso $2,009,339

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 36.65 percent compared to last year to $11.84 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 23.2 percent compared to last year to $10.68 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. fell 37.72 percent compared to last year to $9.44 million.
  • Lynden border crossing, Wash. rose 1144.25 percent compared to last year to $5.91 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 55.23 percent compared to last year to $4.83 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 $45.47 million, 40.32 percent, (77.17 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $10.31 million, 46.86 percent, (13.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Australia decreased $607,508, 26.82 percent, (1.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Thailand increased $870,651, 9489.38 percent, (1.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 South Korea increased $487,666, 298.55 percent, (0.75 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.23 percent of all these Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $82.19 million of the $87.22 million total.

All totaled, 48.96 percent of all these Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $42.71 million of the $87.22 million total