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

Exports: Diesel engines

Diesel engines, the No. 37 export by value totaled $615.81 million for the month of February, $1.18 billion through February of 2019, and $7.66 billion 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
1Mexico$694.46 M
2Canada$107.67 M
3China$64.34 M
4United Kingdom$42.73 M
5Australia$23.84 M
6Brazil$23.52 M
7Chile$22.05 M
8Germany$20.48 M
9India$20.06 M
10Belgium$18.51 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.18 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $627,262,209
2Port of Houston $72,731,029
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $71,628,785
4Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. $64,622,781
5Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $45,570,186
6Port of Los Angeles $40,222,369
7Port of New York $35,525,710
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $20,153,572
9Port of Virginia $17,440,027
10Port Miami $16,679,930

U.S. exports of Diesel engines increased 6.77 percent through February to $1.18 billion

U.S. exports of Diesel engines increased 6.77 percent from $1.1 billion to $1.18 billion through the first two 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 37 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 39 for the last full year with a total value of $7.66 billion, a $1.28 billion, 20.05 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y..

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $694,457,804
2Canada $107,667,915
3China $64,335,238
4United Kingdom $42,729,266
5Australia $23,838,231
6Brazil $23,518,320
7Chile $22,050,953
8Germany $20,476,007
9India $20,056,687
10Belgium $18,510,443

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $1,250,317,795
2Houston $146,658,814
3Los Angeles $146,146,326
4Atlanta/Savannah $115,108,378
5San Diego $95,612,477
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $89,202,321
7Detroit $80,757,710
8New York City $66,621,311
9Buffalo $54,197,240
10Pembina, N.D. $51,789,777

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 3.88 percent compared to last year to $627.26 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 19.03 percent compared to last year to $72.73 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 22.85 percent compared to last year to $71.63 million.
  • Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. rose 45.84 percent compared to last year to $64.62 million.
  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. rose 17.63 percent compared to last year to $45.57 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 Mexico increased $39.48 million, 6.03 percent, (58.97 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $1.68 million, 1.59 percent, (9.14 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China increased $9.19 million, 16.66 percent, (5.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom increased $331,411, 0.78 percent, (3.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Australia decreased $13.73 million, 36.54 percent, (2.02 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.22 percent of all these Diesel engines exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $933.03 million of the $1.18 billion total.

All totaled, 74.87 percent of all these Diesel engines exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $881.81 million of the $1.18 billion total