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

Exports: Catalytic converters, air filters, oil filers, etc.

Catalytic converters, air filters, oil filers, etc., the No. 23 export by value totaled $897.06 million for the month of March, $2.58 billion through March of 2020, and $10.44 billion 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$577.57 M
2Mexico$442.87 M
3China$180.39 M
4United Kingdom$129.37 M
5France$117.29 M
6Japan$106.81 M
7Germany$102.88 M
8South Korea$68.11 M
9Singapore$66.27 M
10Belgium$65.29 M
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.58 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $355,130,894
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $175,701,214
3Boston’s Logan International Airport $175,267,876
4Low-Valued Imports and Exports $114,248,013
5Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $98,973,018
6Port of Long Beach $98,781,251
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $95,871,570
8Port of Houston $95,293,545
9John F. Kennedy International Airport $90,058,179
10Port of New York $87,284,655

U.S. exports of Catalytic converters, air filters, oil filers, etc. decreased 0.26 percent through March to $2.58 billion

U.S. exports of Catalytic converters, air filters, oil filers, etc. decreased 0.26 percent from $2.59 billion to $2.58 billion through the first three 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 23 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 26 for the last full year with a total value of $10.44 billion, a $150.68 million, 1.46 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Boston’s Logan International Airport, No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 France and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Boston’s Logan International Airport, No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $577,565,856
2Mexico $442,867,372
3China $180,394,913
4United Kingdom $129,372,665
5France $117,288,861
6Japan $106,805,513
7Germany $102,879,308
8South Korea $68,106,314
9Singapore $66,270,746
10Belgium $65,290,287

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LAREDO, TX $206,085,560
2DETROIT, MI $185,102,512
3LOS ANGELES, CA $149,879,034
4NEW YORK CITY, NY $144,106,656
5BOSTON, MA $92,309,868
6HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $83,905,590
7LOW VALUE $69,207,450
8CLEVELAND, OH $60,940,244
9SAN FRANCISCO, CA $60,376,494
10MIAMI, FL $60,300,644

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 8.89 percent compared to last year to $355.13 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 3.84 percent compared to last year to $175.7 million.
  • Boston’s Logan International Airport rose 19.84 percent compared to last year to $175.27 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 7.9 percent compared to last year to $114.25 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 10.81 percent compared to last year to $98.97 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 $35.6 million, 6.57 percent, (22.38 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $35.94 million, 7.51 percent, (17.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China decreased $29.14 million, 13.91 percent, (6.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom increased $26.5 million, 25.76 percent, (5.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 France increased $4.61 million, 4.09 percent, (4.55 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 56.1 percent of all these Catalytic converters, air filters, oil filers, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $1.45 billion of the $2.58 billion total.

All totaled, 35.63 percent of all these Catalytic converters, air filters, oil filers, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $919.32 million of the $2.58 billion total