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

Exports: Electric capacitors

Electric capacitors, the No. 156 export by value totaled $146.04 million for the month of August, $1.26 billion through August of 2019, and $2.07 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$678.17 M
2Canada$77.01 M
3Hong Kong$49.64 M
4China$46.95 M
5Germany$42.09 M
6Malaysia$39.97 M
7France$30.8 M
8Ireland$26.02 M
9United Kingdom$23.14 M
10South Korea$20.66 M
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U.S. exports of Electric capacitors decreased 10.95 percent through August to $1.26 billion

U.S. exports of Electric capacitors decreased 10.95 percent from $1.41 billion to $1.26 billion through the first eight 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 156 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 143 for the last full year with a total value of $2.07 billion, a $392.97 million, 23.47 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Hong Kong, No. 4 China and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Brownsville International Bridges.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Hong Kong, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 China and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 2 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $678,173,223
2Canada $77,005,407
3Hong Kong $49,643,118
4China $46,951,642
5Germany $42,093,004
6Malaysia $39,969,609
7France $30,800,651
8Ireland $26,022,463
9United Kingdom $23,136,977
10South Korea $20,656,234

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $136,060,814
2El Paso $87,318,914
3Cleveland $75,835,779
4New Orleans $56,851,564
5San Diego $37,190,984
6Los Angeles $37,010,660
7Anchorage $23,167,448
8New York City $19,864,446
9Atlanta/Savannah $16,934,245
10Miami $15,576,068

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:

  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas fell 2.13 percent compared to last year to $181.98 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 1.75 percent compared to last year to $168.69 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio fell 42.08 percent compared to last year to $117.54 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 25.41 percent compared to last year to $111.08 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 43.51 percent compared to last year to $88.3 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 $32.67 million, 5.06 percent, (53.93 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $1.03 million, 1.31 percent, (6.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Hong Kong decreased $47.94 million, 49.12 percent, (3.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $28.18 million, 37.51 percent, (3.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany decreased $4.72 million, 10.09 percent, (3.35 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 71.08 percent of all these Electric capacitors exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $893.87 million of the $1.26 billion total.

All totaled, 53.09 percent of all these Electric capacitors exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $667.58 million of the $1.26 billion total