Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

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

Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel, the No. 396 export by value totaled $36.45 million for the month of February, $67.88 million through February of 2020, and $339.98 million for all of 2019, 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$50.83 M
2Mexico$10.42 M
3Dominican Republic$2.09 M
4Australia$967,613
5Saudi Arabia$568,960
6United Arab Emirates$355,523
7Guyana$350,379
8Thailand$349,986
9Italy$293,225
10Singapore$271,004
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $67.88 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $9,538,793
2Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $8,165,609
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $7,634,212
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $5,831,459
5Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $3,615,741
6International Falls, Minn. $3,152,060
7Eagle Pass $2,866,477
8Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $2,824,014
9Port Laredo $2,817,314
10Port of Mobile, Ala. $2,056,381

U.S. exports of Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel increased 19.97 percent through February to $67.88 million

U.S. exports of Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel increased 19.97 percent from $56.58 million to $67.88 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 396 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 450 for the last full year with a total value of $339.98 million, a $146.23 million, 30.08 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Dominican Republic, No. 4 Australia and No. 5 Saudi Arabia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Portal-North Portal 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 Thailand and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 International Falls, Minn. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $50,831,834
2Mexico $10,421,117
3Dominican Republic $2,087,020
4Australia $967,613
5Saudi Arabia $568,960
6United Arab Emirates $355,523
7Guyana $350,379
8Thailand $349,986
9Italy $293,225
10Singapore $271,004

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DETROIT, MI $11,457,290
2OGDENSBURG, NY $7,823,030
3BUFFALO, NY $4,947,750
4LAREDO, TX $4,137,038
5DULUTH, MN $4,111,980
6PEMBINA, ND $2,668,734
7SEATTLE, WA $2,282,654
8GREAT FALLS, MT $1,963,196
9HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $1,730,702
10SAN DIEGO, CA $1,215,218

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 35.94 percent compared to last year to $9.54 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 320.82 percent compared to last year to $8.17 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 151.74 percent compared to last year to $7.63 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 22.35 percent compared to last year to $5.83 million.
  • Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. rose 394.23 percent compared to last year to $3.62 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 $6.78 million, 15.4 percent, (74.88 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $2.49 million, 31.33 percent, (15.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Dominican Republic increased $2.07 million, 13157 percent, (3.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Australia decreased $179,838, 15.67 percent, (1.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Saudi Arabia increased $457,474, 410.34 percent, (0.84 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 95.57 percent of all these Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $64.88 million of the $67.88 million total.

All totaled, 51.24 percent of all these Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $34.79 million of the $67.88 million total