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

Exports: Containers for compressed gas

Containers for compressed gas, the No. 420 export by value totaled $34.63 million for the month of May, $144.22 million through May of 2020, and $367.93 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$40.56 M
2Mexico$19.53 M
3Spain$12.29 M
4The Netherlands$11.51 M
5United Kingdom$5.53 M
6Germany$5.04 M
7Japan$4.99 M
8China$4.42 M
9India$4.13 M
10South Korea$3.11 M
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U.S. exports of Containers for compressed gas decreased 13.07 percent through May to $144.22 million

U.S. exports of Containers for compressed gas decreased 13.07 percent from $165.9 million to $144.22 million through the first five 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 420 through May among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 418 for the last full year with a total value of $367.93 million, a $9.03 million, 2.40 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through May of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 34.21 percent compared to last year to $25.92 million.
  • Port of New York rose 8.69 percent compared to last year to $19.85 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 22.58 percent compared to last year to $14.85 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 29.9 percent compared to last year to $10.15 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 38.7 percent compared to last year to $7.46 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 from No. 1 Canada increased $6.29 million, 5.11 percent, (89.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 2 Spain increased $540,917, 1.25 percent, (30.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 3 Mexico decreased $445,965, 1.14 percent, (26.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 4 Japan decreased $4.79 million, 22.72 percent, (11.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 5 The Netherlands increased $7.48 million, 87.38 percent, (11.12 percent market share).

All totaled, 66.36 percent of all these Containers for compressed gas exports from the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $244.16 million of the $367.93 million total.

All totaled, 54.25 percent of all these Containers for compressed gas exports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $78.23 million of the $144.22 million total