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

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

Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel, the No. 370 export by value totaled $29.13 million for the month of October, $430.94 million through October of 2018, and $463.02 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$339.38 M
2Mexico$64.18 M
3Australia$5.46 M
4Chile$2.54 M
5Brazil$2.13 M
6China$1.65 M
7Italy$1.52 M
8Dominican Republic$796,789
9The Netherlands$793,209
10Jamaica$692,390
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U.S. exports of Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel increased 12.70 percent through October to $430.94 million

U.S. exports of Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel increased 12.70 percent from $382.37 million to $430.94 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 370 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 391 for the last full year with a total value of $463.02 million, a $7.51 million, 1.65 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 Brazil. 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 International Falls, Minn. and No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y..

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $339,383,362
2Mexico $64,178,931
3Australia $5,464,880
4Chile $2,538,096
5Brazil $2,129,086
6China $1,651,160
7Italy $1,524,762
8Dominican Republic $796,789
9The Netherlands $793,209
10Jamaica $692,390

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $20,358,825
2Ogdensburg, N.Y. $11,947,017
3Laredo $9,984,067
4Duluth, Minn. $9,327,192
5Buffalo $8,617,932
6Pembina, N.D. $7,573,326
7Seattle $4,204,153
8San Diego $2,765,931
9Great Falls, Mont. $2,222,471
10Low Value Shipments $1,154,411

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:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 6.21 percent compared to last year to $69.97 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 12.8 percent compared to last year to $42.6 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 23.88 percent compared to last year to $38.06 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. rose 226.27 percent compared to last year to $37.1 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 33.52 percent compared to last year to $34.12 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 $37.76 million, 12.52 percent, (78.75 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $8.55 million, 15.37 percent, (14.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Australia decreased $6,903, 0.13 percent, (1.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Chile increased $2.47 million, 3482.35 percent, (0.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Brazil increased $917,826, 75.77 percent, (0.49 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96 percent of all these Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $413.69 million of the $430.94 million total.

All totaled, 51.48 percent of all these Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $221.85 million of the $430.94 million total