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

Exports: Electric ignition equipment

Electric ignition equipment, the No. 140 export by value totaled $99.28 million for the month of May, $772.4 million through May of 2020, and $2.37 billion 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
1Mexico$290.53 M
2Canada$140.41 M
3United Kingdom$103.93 M
4Germany$28.24 M
5The Netherlands$21.54 M
6Singapore$19.01 M
7China$15.64 M
8Australia$12.87 M
9United Arab Emirates$10.72 M
10Japan$8.78 M
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U.S. exports of Electric ignition equipment decreased 22.27 percent through May to $772.4 million

U.S. exports of Electric ignition equipment decreased 22.27 percent from $993.67 million to $772.4 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 140 through May among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 131 for the last full year with a total value of $2.37 billion, a $52.44 million, 2.26 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through May of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 4 Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Low-Valued Imports and Exports.

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 Laredo fell 41.74 percent compared to last year to $86.27 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. fell 22.7 percent compared to last year to $85.53 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas fell 5.05 percent compared to last year to $80.44 million.
  • Seattle-Tacoma International Airport rose 14.37 percent compared to last year to $71.36 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 48.36 percent compared to last year to $48.91 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 Mexico decreased $23.88 million, 2.46 percent, (122.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 2 Canada decreased $56.51 million, 10.13 percent, (64.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 3 United Kingdom increased $78.7 million, 47.12 percent, (31.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 4 Germany increased $10.01 million, 11.74 percent, (12.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 5 China increased $16.96 million, 33.24 percent, (8.8 percent market share).

All totaled, 78.23 percent of all these Electric ignition equipment exports from the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $1.86 billion of the $2.37 billion total.

All totaled, 48.23 percent of all these Electric ignition equipment exports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $372.51 million of the $772.4 million total