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

Exports: Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts

Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts, the No. 123 export by value totaled $232.71 million for the month of March, $633.94 million through March of 2019, and $2.31 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
1Canada$227.67 M
2Mexico$105.77 M
3Belgium$87.43 M
4Australia$38.96 M
5The Netherlands$24 M
6United Kingdom$21.02 M
7United Arab Emirates$12.2 M
8China$9.82 M
9Chile$7.04 M
10Brazil$7.03 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $633.94 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Baltimore, Md. $114,552,311
2Port Laredo $79,611,554
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $61,751,078
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $32,455,752
5Port of Charleston $30,067,670
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $29,700,473
7Port of Seattle, Wash. $28,023,254
8Port of Virginia $21,889,120
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $19,374,631
10Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $18,932,799

U.S. exports of Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts increased 11.65 percent through March to $633.94 million

U.S. exports of Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts increased 11.65 percent from $567.77 million to $633.94 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 123 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 135 for the last full year with a total value of $2.31 billion, a $13.01 million, 0.56 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 Australia and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $227,670,366
2Mexico $105,771,637
3Belgium $87,433,217
4Australia $38,958,326
5The Netherlands $24,004,168
6United Kingdom $21,018,158
7United Arab Emirates $12,200,113
8China $9,818,840
9Chile $7,043,232
10Brazil $7,034,172

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $111,225,644
2Laredo $93,689,453
3Detroit $87,545,295
4Baltimore $79,256,655
5Pembina, N.D. $44,016,343
6Buffalo $38,420,398
7Charleston $34,646,772
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $33,393,010
9Houston $26,252,799
10New York City $24,917,072

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 of Baltimore, Md. rose 48.28 percent compared to last year to $114.55 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 36.25 percent compared to last year to $79.61 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 30.35 percent compared to last year to $61.75 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 8.99 percent compared to last year to $32.46 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 15.28 percent compared to last year to $30.07 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 Canada increased $32.16 million, 16.45 percent, (35.91 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $20.72 million, 24.35 percent, (16.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Belgium increased $2.49 million, 2.93 percent, (13.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Australia increased $12.03 million, 44.67 percent, (6.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 The Netherlands decreased $16.74 million, 41.09 percent, (3.79 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.32 percent of all these Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $483.84 million of the $633.94 million total.

All totaled, 50.23 percent of all these Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $318.44 million of the $633.94 million total