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

Exports: Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts

Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts, the No. 128 export by value totaled $178.31 million for the month of July, $1.47 billion through July 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$586.21 M
2Mexico$244.95 M
3Belgium$137.86 M
4Australia$79.01 M
5The Netherlands$68.8 M
6United Kingdom$36.05 M
7Brazil$23.69 M
8South Korea$22.28 M
9China$19.21 M
10Chile$18.51 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.47 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Baltimore, Md. $184,928,536
2Port Laredo $179,953,658
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $132,842,629
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $93,731,884
5Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $77,304,727
6Port of Charleston $67,244,757
7Port of Virginia $57,496,115
8Port of New York $57,146,366
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $53,253,805
10Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $48,751,693

U.S. exports of Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts increased 9.79 percent through July to $1.47 billion

U.S. exports of Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts increased 9.79 percent from $1.34 billion to $1.47 billion through the first seven 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 128 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 134 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 July 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 Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $586,205,441
2Mexico $244,947,464
3Belgium $137,857,619
4Australia $79,007,995
5The Netherlands $68,795,350
6United Kingdom $36,048,172
7Brazil $23,689,943
8South Korea $22,282,919
9China $19,206,101
10Chile $18,508,928

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 26.77 percent compared to last year to $184.93 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 13.83 percent compared to last year to $179.95 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 11.46 percent compared to last year to $132.84 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 11.38 percent compared to last year to $93.73 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 10.88 percent compared to last year to $77.3 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 $67.15 million, 12.94 percent, (39.85 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $28.96 million, 13.41 percent, (16.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Belgium increased $612,847, 0.45 percent, (9.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Australia increased $17.27 million, 27.97 percent, (5.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 The Netherlands decreased $6.62 million, 8.78 percent, (4.68 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.93 percent of all these Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $1.12 billion of the $1.47 billion total.

All totaled, 45.47 percent of all these Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $668.76 million of the $1.47 billion total