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

Exports: Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books

Children's picture, drawing or coloring books, the No. 882 export by value totaled $3.13 million for the month of August, $23.13 million through August of 2020, and $47.45 million 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$17.15 M
2United Kingdom$1.5 M
3China$1.47 M
4Japan$642,642
5Australia$455,085
6Taiwan$281,471
7Mexico$265,327
8South Korea$217,463
9Brazil$192,352
10New Zealand$137,723
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U.S. exports of Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books decreased 26.37 percent through August to $23.13 million

U.S. exports of Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books decreased 26.37 percent from $31.42 million to $23.13 million through the first eight 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 882 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 868 for the last full year with a total value of $47.45 million, a $1.43 million, 3.11 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 China, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 12.38 percent compared to last year to $8.62 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 20.28 percent compared to last year to $3.54 million.
  • Port of New York rose 9.44 percent compared to last year to $2.39 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 42.41 percent compared to last year to $1.92 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 50.07 percent compared to last year to $1.8 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 decreased $3.13 million, 15.45 percent, (74.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 United Kingdom decreased $645,260, 30.13 percent, (6.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China decreased $1.51 million, 50.61 percent, (6.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan decreased $624,931, 49.3 percent, (2.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Australia decreased $196,957, 30.21 percent, (1.97 percent market share).

All totaled, 91.71 percent of all these Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $21.22 million of the $23.13 million total.

All totaled, 78.95 percent of all these Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $18.26 million of the $23.13 million total