Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts

Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts, the No. 131 export by value totaled $123.95 million for the month of December, $2.31 billion in 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

RankCountry2019
1Canada$912.47 M
2Mexico$398.15 M
3Belgium$175.28 M
4Australia$127.53 M
5The Netherlands$105.36 M
6United Kingdom$67.67 M
7Brazil$47.45 M
8Chile$36.14 M
9China$26.96 M
10Japan$25.4 M
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U.S. exports of Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts decreased 0.15 percent through December 2019 to $2.31 billion

U.S. exports of Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts decreased 0.15 percent from $2.31 billion to $2.31 billion in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 131 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 136 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 December of 2019 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 Laredo, No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md., 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 Australia and No. 5 The Netherlands. 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 – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $912,474,902
2Mexico $398,151,579
3Belgium $175,277,015
4Australia $127,531,295
5The Netherlands $105,359,130
6United Kingdom $67,671,851
7Brazil $47,452,425
8Chile $36,140,040
9China $26,963,089
10Japan $25,402,832

January – December 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 of 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 5.97 percent compared to last year to $287.18 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 6.71 percent compared to last year to $235.93 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 7.01 percent compared to last year to $202.84 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 8.04 percent compared to last year to $150.4 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 5.5 percent compared to last year to $114.69 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 $41.99 million, 4.82 percent, (39.58 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $4.97 million, 1.23 percent, (17.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Belgium decreased $19 million, 9.78 percent, (7.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Australia increased $4.74 million, 3.86 percent, (5.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 The Netherlands decreased $13.72 million, 11.52 percent, (4.57 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.55 percent of all these Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $1.72 billion of the $2.31 billion total.

All totaled, 42.99 percent of all these Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $991.04 million of the $2.31 billion total