Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through August 2019.

Exports: Firearm parts and accessories

Firearm parts and accessories, the No. 341 export by value totaled $55.6 million for the month of August, $399.8 million through August of 2019, and $566.53 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

Click on any of the countries in the chart below to gain access to the specific exports and imports between that country and (port), how it compares to other ports for trade with that country, how that trade has changed over time, and much more. Data available both by value and tonnage. Download data. If you are not a subscriber, you can learn more by clicking on the subscribe link.

Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Japan$49.76 M
2United Arab Emirates$49.32 M
3Saudi Arabia$39.23 M
4United Kingdom$34.42 M
5Canada$29.83 M
6Israel$29.34 M
7India$29.18 M
8Australia$21.23 M
9South Korea$12.47 M
10Taiwan$12.01 M
Data loading...
January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $399.8 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1John F. Kennedy International Airport $72,414,826
2Los Angeles International Airport $53,239,600
3Port of Portsmouth, N.H. $46,535,940
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $26,461,899
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $25,984,953
6Port of Wilmington, N.C. $24,418,936
7Port of Newark $22,375,304
8Port of Virginia $13,733,493
9Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $12,086,589
10Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. $9,563,555

U.S. exports of Firearm parts and accessories increased 40.86 percent through August to $399.8 million

U.S. exports of Firearm parts and accessories increased 40.86 percent from $283.83 million to $399.8 million 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 341 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 416 for the last full year with a total value of $566.53 million, a $161.71 million, 39.95 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 United Arab Emirates, No. 3 Saudi Arabia, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Port of Portsmouth, N.H., No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Israel and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $49,763,087
2United Arab Emirates $49,317,467
3Saudi Arabia $39,233,540
4United Kingdom $34,423,257
5Canada $29,825,648
6Israel $29,343,986
7India $29,178,471
8Australia $21,225,157
9South Korea $12,472,069
10Taiwan $12,014,042

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $37,366,094
2Los Angeles $34,220,070
3Houston $23,188,161
4Norfolk $16,510,454
5Portland, Maine $15,525,009
6Chicago $12,571,301
7Philadelphia $7,216,554
8Washington, D.C. $6,638,550
9Atlanta/Savannah $6,420,439
10Jacksonville/Tampa $6,128,386

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:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 41.54 percent compared to last year to $72.41 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 16.12 percent compared to last year to $53.24 million.
  • Port of Portsmouth, N.H. totaled $46.54 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 3.98 percent compared to last year to $26.46 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 159.51 percent compared to last year to $25.98 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 Japan decreased $13.62 million, 21.49 percent, (12.45 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 United Arab Emirates increased $44.95 million, 1028.06 percent, (12.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Saudi Arabia increased $28.51 million, 265.77 percent, (9.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom increased $7.96 million, 30.08 percent, (8.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Canada decreased $2.51 million, 7.77 percent, (7.46 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 50.67 percent of all these Firearm parts and accessories exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $202.56 million of the $399.8 million total.

All totaled, 56.19 percent of all these Firearm parts and accessories exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $224.64 million of the $399.8 million total