Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Drawing, measuring instruments, parts

Drawing, measuring instruments, parts, the No. 480 export by value totaled $24.31 million for the month of December, $299.1 million in 2019, and $325.5 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

RankCountry2019
1Canada$44.67 M
2Hong Kong$25.22 M
3Mexico$24.01 M
4United Kingdom$20.86 M
5United Arab Emirates$14.77 M
6China$14.23 M
7Germany$13.19 M
8Australia$9.98 M
9Taiwan$9.82 M
10Japan$8.76 M
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U.S. exports of Drawing, measuring instruments, parts decreased 8.11 percent through December 2019 to $299.1 million

U.S. exports of Drawing, measuring instruments, parts decreased 8.11 percent from $325.5 million to $299.1 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 480 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 477 for the last full year with a total value of $325.5 million, a $11.17 million, 3.32 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Hong Kong, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 United Arab Emirates. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New Orleans, No. 2 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 3 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska, No. 4 Miami International Airport and No. 5 San Francisco International Airport, Calif..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Hong Kong, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New Orleans, No. 2 Miami International Airport, No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska and No. 5 Low-Valued Imports and Exports.

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $44,665,065
2Hong Kong $25,224,982
3Mexico $24,010,992
4United Kingdom $20,857,000
5United Arab Emirates $14,768,944
6China $14,225,460
7Germany $13,191,177
8Australia $9,978,222
9Taiwan $9,819,058
10Japan $8,757,641

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Miami $22,797,625
2New Orleans $16,800,436
3Cleveland $8,695,436
4New York City $7,774,247
5Low Value Shipments $5,777,894
6Anchorage $5,672,190
7Los Angeles $4,816,960
8Detroit $4,021,292
9San Francisco $3,758,553
10Chicago $3,276,505

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five of 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of New Orleans fell 5.86 percent compared to last year to $51.9 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio fell 5.17 percent compared to last year to $26.08 million.
  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska rose 22.43 percent compared to last year to $24.11 million.
  • Miami International Airport fell 33.9 percent compared to last year to $20.9 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. rose 92.19 percent compared to last year to $19.23 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 $6,065, 0.01 percent, (14.93 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Hong Kong decreased $3.09 million, 10.92 percent, (8.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico increased $577,159, 2.46 percent, (8.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $1.73 million, 7.67 percent, (6.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Arab Emirates increased $3.46 million, 30.6 percent, (4.94 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 43.31 percent of all these Drawing, measuring instruments, parts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $129.53 million of the $299.1 million total.

All totaled, 47.55 percent of all these Drawing, measuring instruments, parts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $142.23 million of the $299.1 million total