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

Exports: Electric storage batteries

Electric storage batteries, the No. 84 export by value totaled $201.6 million for the month of May, $1.4 billion through May of 2020, and $3.77 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
1Canada$283.16 M
2China$238.83 M
3Mexico$184.91 M
4The Netherlands$126.26 M
5United Kingdom$93.63 M
6Spain$84.2 M
7Australia$31.2 M
8South Korea$29.4 M
9Japan$28.84 M
10Singapore$28.47 M
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U.S. exports of Electric storage batteries decreased 9.03 percent through May to $1.4 billion

U.S. exports of Electric storage batteries decreased 9.03 percent from $1.54 billion to $1.4 billion 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 84 through May among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 87 for the last full year with a total value of $3.77 billion, a $48.29 million, 1.30 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through May of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

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 of Oakland, Calif. rose 432.17 percent compared to last year to $245.77 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 31.96 percent compared to last year to $127.6 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 27.4 percent compared to last year to $102.35 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 25.81 percent compared to last year to $89.64 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 38.14 percent compared to last year to $82.46 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 Canada decreased $96.86 million, 9.46 percent, (66 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $21.62 million, 3.06 percent, (48.8 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 3 United Kingdom increased $97.42 million, 44.25 percent, (22.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 4 The Netherlands decreased $83.93 million, 21.11 percent, (22.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 5 Australia increased $40.8 million, 31.17 percent, (12.22 percent market share).

All totaled, 64.11 percent of all these Electric storage batteries exports from the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $2.42 billion of the $3.77 billion total.

All totaled, 46.13 percent of all these Electric storage batteries exports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $647.83 million of the $1.4 billion total