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

Exports: Casting machinery, molds, parts

Casting machinery, molds, parts, the No. 615 export by value totaled $13.85 million for the month of December, $181.51 million through December of 2018, and $153.2 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$22.35 M
2Germany$20.81 M
3Mexico$20.65 M
4China$16.86 M
5Bahrain$16.82 M
6India$12.09 M
7Italy$7.3 M
8South Korea$5.27 M
9Japan$4.81 M
10Oman$4.78 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $181.51 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Seattle, Wash. $42,754,174
2Port Laredo $14,064,138
3Port of New York $12,792,842
4Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt. $8,193,027
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $8,011,057
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $7,712,459
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $7,483,063
8Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $6,824,054
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $6,582,852
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $6,176,153

U.S. exports of Casting machinery, molds, parts increased 18.48 percent through December to $181.51 million

U.S. exports of Casting machinery, molds, parts increased 18.48 percent from $153.2 million to $181.51 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 615 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 632 for the last full year with a total value of $153.2 million, a $44.04 million, 22.33 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 China and No. 5 Bahrain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt. and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 India and No. 5 Russia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt., No. 2 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 3 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $22,353,955
2Germany $20,807,957
3Mexico $20,652,994
4China $16,862,876
5Bahrain $16,816,425
6India $12,094,406
7Italy $7,301,730
8South Korea $5,274,664
9Japan $4,813,983
10Oman $4,782,563

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1SAVANNAH, GA $10,711,826
2NEW YORK CITY, NY $8,669,774
3SEATTLE, WA $8,410,566
4ST. ALBANS, VT $7,957,274
5LAREDO, TX $5,843,836
6DETROIT, MI $5,193,754
7CHICAGO, IL $4,219,344
8LOS ANGELES, CA $3,350,584
9NORFOLK, VA $3,203,554
10HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $3,005,384

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 201.66 percent compared to last year to $42.75 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 27.39 percent compared to last year to $14.06 million.
  • Port of New York rose 129.9 percent compared to last year to $12.79 million.
  • Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt. fell 48.83 percent compared to last year to $8.19 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 1.21 percent compared to last year to $8.01 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 $4.7 million, 26.66 percent, (12.32 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Germany increased $15.31 million, 278.45 percent, (11.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $1.62 million, 7.27 percent, (11.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $8.69 million, 34.01 percent, (9.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Bahrain increased $15.85 million, 1636.84 percent, (9.26 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 53.71 percent of all these Casting machinery, molds, parts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $97.49 million of the $181.51 million total.

All totaled, 47.28 percent of all these Casting machinery, molds, parts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $85.82 million of the $181.51 million total