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

Exports: Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books

Children's picture, drawing or coloring books, the No. 860 export by value totaled $3.45 million for the month of November, $44.52 million through November of 2019, and $46.02 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$30.41 M
2China$3.18 M
3United Kingdom$2.75 M
4Japan$1.74 M
5Mexico$1.46 M
6Panama$870,046
7Australia$807,255
8Taiwan$677,857
9Costa Rica$331,124
10New Zealand$295,594
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January – November 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $44.52 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $11,898,750
2Low-Valued Imports and Exports $6,600,001
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $5,275,931
4Port of Los Angeles $4,232,688
5Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $3,176,263
6Port of New York $2,961,652
7Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $1,211,855
8Port Miami $1,043,528
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $983,568
10Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $894,345

U.S. exports of Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books increased 5.68 percent through November to $44.52 million

U.S. exports of Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books increased 5.68 percent from $42.12 million to $44.52 million through the first 11 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 860 through November among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 877 for the last full year with a total value of $46.02 million, a $4.15 million, 8.27 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through November of this year the top trade partners 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..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 United Kingdom, 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 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – November 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $30,406,338
2China $3,183,732
3United Kingdom $2,748,368
4Japan $1,743,320
5Mexico $1,460,828
6Panama $870,046
7Australia $807,255
8Taiwan $677,857
9Costa Rica $331,124
10New Zealand $295,594

January – November 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $5,482,453
2Low Value Shipments $3,083,095
3New York City $1,334,105
4Los Angeles $1,202,227
5Buffalo $1,188,300
6Chicago $425,887
7Seattle $377,948
8Miami $359,056
9Pembina, N.D. $354,815
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $238,363

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 11 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 4.29 percent compared to last year to $11.9 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 7.62 percent compared to last year to $6.6 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 4.91 percent compared to last year to $5.28 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 53.22 percent compared to last year to $4.23 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 10.19 percent compared to last year to $3.18 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 $561,711, 1.88 percent, (68.3 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 China increased $464,589, 17.09 percent, (7.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom increased $145,715, 5.6 percent, (6.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $149,326, 9.37 percent, (3.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Mexico increased $692,527, 90.14 percent, (3.28 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.83 percent of all these Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through November of this year. That is equal to $39.54 million of the $44.52 million total.

All totaled, 70.05 percent of all these Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through November of this year. That is equal to $31.18 million of the $44.52 million total