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

Exports: Carbon electrodes, brushes, etc.

Carbon electrodes, brushes, etc., the No. 447 export by value totaled $27.55 million for the month of July, $205.89 million through July of 2019, and $390.35 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$42.98 M
2Mexico$41.19 M
3India$23.82 M
4Belgium$10.02 M
5Hong Kong$9.94 M
6Germany$9.01 M
7Indonesia$7.66 M
8China$7.44 M
9France$5.89 M
10South Korea$5.35 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $205.89 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $29,825,333
2Port Laredo $28,524,005
3Port of Long Beach $21,760,847
4Port of Charleston $19,094,085
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $18,936,133
6John F. Kennedy International Airport $7,140,256
7Port of Houston $6,245,140
8Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $6,099,442
9Brownsville International Bridges $4,770,206
10Los Angeles International Airport $4,288,999

U.S. exports of Carbon electrodes, brushes, etc. decreased 9.17 percent through July to $205.89 million

U.S. exports of Carbon electrodes, brushes, etc. decreased 9.17 percent from $226.66 million to $205.89 million through the first seven 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 447 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 433 for the last full year with a total value of $390.35 million, a $154.34 million, 65.40 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 India, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 Hong Kong. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 India, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Hong Kong and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $42,977,764
2Mexico $41,194,750
3India $23,815,185
4Belgium $10,016,190
5Hong Kong $9,938,175
6Germany $9,012,065
7Indonesia $7,660,275
8China $7,435,350
9France $5,887,634
10South Korea $5,353,091

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $32,525,835
2Laredo $21,624,728
3New York City $7,782,238
4Buffalo $7,499,759
5Charleston $7,147,782
6New Orleans $3,439,686
7Detroit $3,243,303
8Chicago $2,686,380
9Miami $2,359,446
10Atlanta/Savannah $2,253,906

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 54.64 percent compared to last year to $29.83 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 10.05 percent compared to last year to $28.52 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 115.36 percent compared to last year to $21.76 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 26.59 percent compared to last year to $19.09 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 63.78 percent compared to last year to $18.94 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 $14.53 million, 51.08 percent, (20.87 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $2.46 million, 5.63 percent, (20.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 India decreased $26.14 million, 52.33 percent, (11.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Belgium increased $5.24 million, 109.91 percent, (4.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Hong Kong decreased $3.27 million, 24.75 percent, (4.83 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 62.14 percent of all these Carbon electrodes, brushes, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $127.94 million of the $205.89 million total.

All totaled, 57.38 percent of all these Carbon electrodes, brushes, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $118.14 million of the $205.89 million total