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

Exports: Electric motors, generators, not sets

Electric motors, generators, not sets, the No. 79 export by value totaled $368.93 million for the month of March, $993.45 million through March of 2019, and $4.04 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$225.36 M
2Canada$209.68 M
3South Korea$59.21 M
4China$55.39 M
5United Kingdom$54.1 M
6France$49.37 M
7Germany$41.96 M
8Japan$35.23 M
9Singapore$26.1 M
10Brazil$24.4 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $993.45 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $126,038,082
2Chicago O’Hare International Airport $71,135,247
3Port of New York $67,095,772
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $57,581,435
5Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $52,345,663
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $44,488,121
7Port of New Orleans $41,942,891
8John F. Kennedy International Airport $34,879,650
9Miami International Airport $33,433,347
10Los Angeles International Airport $33,182,822

U.S. exports of Electric motors, generators, not sets increased 1.33 percent through March to $993.45 million

U.S. exports of Electric motors, generators, not sets increased 1.33 percent from $980.41 million to $993.45 million through the first three 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 79 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 81 for the last full year with a total value of $4.04 billion, a $20.06 million, 0.49 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 China and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners 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 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $225,362,067
2Canada $209,675,882
3South Korea $59,207,422
4China $55,390,502
5United Kingdom $54,096,320
6France $49,369,935
7Germany $41,963,595
8Japan $35,228,424
9Singapore $26,095,389
10Brazil $24,397,187

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $266,001,540
2Detroit $129,299,926
3New York City $105,260,999
4Los Angeles $92,182,886
5Chicago $81,061,348
6New Orleans $69,574,099
7Cleveland $65,704,245
8Miami $65,103,672
9Houston $63,535,707
10Atlanta/Savannah $32,669,688

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 16.32 percent compared to last year to $126.04 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 19.53 percent compared to last year to $71.14 million.
  • Port of New York rose 174.55 percent compared to last year to $67.1 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 8.31 percent compared to last year to $57.58 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 27.3 percent compared to last year to $52.35 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 decreased $33.93 million, 13.09 percent, (22.68 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $1.88 million, 0.89 percent, (21.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 South Korea increased $36.34 million, 158.89 percent, (5.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China increased $12.07 million, 27.86 percent, (5.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom increased $5.17 million, 10.56 percent, (5.45 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 60.77 percent of all these Electric motors, generators, not sets exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $603.73 million of the $993.45 million total.

All totaled, 37.67 percent of all these Electric motors, generators, not sets exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $374.2 million of the $993.45 million total