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

Exports: Ash and residues, with metal content

Ash and residues, with metal content, the No. 619 export by value totaled $17.86 million for the month of December, $177.49 million through December of 2018, and $143.61 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$71.33 M
2Japan$20.11 M
3India$17.56 M
4Belgium$9.18 M
5South Korea$8.08 M
6Mexico$6.84 M
7The Netherlands$6.34 M
8Germany$5.32 M
9Italy$4.75 M
10Taiwan$4.51 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $177.49 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $24,526,796
2Port of New York $19,290,793
3Port of Houston $14,275,356
4Port of Oakland, Calif. $13,877,845
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $11,516,459
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $9,433,830
7Port of Long Beach $8,481,981
8Port of Los Angeles $8,430,638
9Port of Virginia $7,447,129
10Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $6,597,833

U.S. exports of Ash and residues, with metal content increased 23.59 percent through December to $177.49 million

U.S. exports of Ash and residues, with metal content increased 23.59 percent from $143.61 million to $177.49 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 619 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 651 for the last full year with a total value of $143.61 million, a $21.17 million, 17.29 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 India, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 India and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $71,329,950
2Japan $20,113,767
3India $17,564,044
4Belgium $9,179,810
5South Korea $8,082,435
6Mexico $6,841,980
7The Netherlands $6,335,655
8Germany $5,317,893
9Italy $4,746,482
10Taiwan $4,511,060

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DETROIT, MI $23,493,978
2NEW YORK CITY, NY $11,021,612
3LOS ANGELES, CA $8,631,524
4HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $7,942,592
5SAN FRANCISCO, CA $7,297,150
6BUFFALO, NY $6,406,678
7LAREDO, TX $4,467,290
8NORFOLK, VA $3,672,770
9SAVANNAH, GA $3,510,378
10OGDENSBURG, NY $2,838,566

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. rose 0.97 percent compared to last year to $24.53 million.
  • Port of New York rose 19.75 percent compared to last year to $19.29 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 9.22 percent compared to last year to $14.28 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 0.76 percent compared to last year to $13.88 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 18.75 percent compared to last year to $11.52 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 $19.41 million, 37.38 percent, (40.19 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan decreased $4.62 million, 18.69 percent, (11.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 India increased $5.7 million, 48 percent, (9.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Belgium decreased $4.94 million, 34.99 percent, (5.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 South Korea increased $4.11 million, 103.22 percent, (4.55 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 71.14 percent of all these Ash and residues, with metal content exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $126.27 million of the $177.49 million total.

All totaled, 47.04 percent of all these Ash and residues, with metal content exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $83.49 million of the $177.49 million total