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

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

Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel, the No. 386 export by value totaled $24.08 million for the month of December, $486.21 million through December 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$382.84 M
2Mexico$71.83 M
3Australia$6.27 M
4Brazil$2.66 M
5Chile$2.55 M
6China$1.99 M
7Italy$1.52 M
8Dominican Republic$880,073
9South Korea$873,463
10The Netherlands$806,497
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U.S. exports of Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel increased 5.01 percent through December to $486.21 million

U.S. exports of Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel increased 5.01 percent from $463.02 million to $486.21 million in 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 386 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 388 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 December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Chile. 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..

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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $382,836,617
2Mexico $71,826,710
3Australia $6,273,811
4Brazil $2,656,193
5Chile $2,549,118
6China $1,989,435
7Italy $1,524,762
8Dominican Republic $880,073
9South Korea $873,463
10The Netherlands $806,497

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DETROIT, MI $50,042,430
2DULUTH, MN $29,323,318
3OGDENSBURG, NY $28,832,946
4LAREDO, TX $22,733,748
5PEMBINA, ND $20,420,352
6BUFFALO, NY $18,870,176
7SEATTLE, WA $10,528,282
8SAN DIEGO, CA $7,655,160
9GREAT FALLS, MT $6,635,354
10LOS ANGELES, CA $3,239,798

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 9.61 percent compared to last year to $77.44 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. rose 179.96 percent compared to last year to $47.55 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 5.37 percent compared to last year to $46.79 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 32.43 percent compared to last year to $40.32 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 24.51 percent compared to last year to $38.43 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 $22.04 million, 6.11 percent, (78.74 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $35,043, 0.05 percent, (14.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Australia decreased $237,788, 3.65 percent, (1.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Brazil increased $1.32 million, 98.48 percent, (0.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Chile increased $2.33 million, 1055.56 percent, (0.52 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 95.87 percent of all these Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $466.14 million of the $486.21 million total.

All totaled, 51.53 percent of all these Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $250.54 million of the $486.21 million total