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

Exports: Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles

Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles, the No. 551 export by value totaled $21.68 million for the month of March, $57.76 million through March of 2019, and $230.33 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

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Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$26.76 M
2Mexico$11.19 M
3Hong Kong$3.45 M
4Italy$2.4 M
5The Netherlands$1.33 M
6Australia$1.15 M
7Brazil$1.05 M
8Thailand$851,693
9El Salvador$827,422
10Costa Rica$811,856
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U.S. exports of Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles decreased 3.04 percent through March to $57.76 million

U.S. exports of Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles decreased 3.04 percent from $59.58 million to $57.76 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 551 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 538 for the last full year with a total value of $230.33 million, a $36.57 million, 13.70 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Hong Kong, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Hong Kong, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Miami International Airport.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $26,760,378
2Mexico $11,188,861
3Hong Kong $3,454,811
4Italy $2,404,992
5The Netherlands $1,329,464
6Australia $1,145,903
7Brazil $1,046,261
8Thailand $851,693
9El Salvador $827,422
10Costa Rica $811,856

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Cleveland $13,446,930
2Buffalo $8,953,964
3Low Value Shipments $7,415,913
4Miami $6,351,592
5New York City $6,189,592
6New Orleans $4,892,818
7Los Angeles $4,026,791
8El Paso $3,761,250
9San Diego $3,725,741
10Laredo $3,483,757

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:

  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio fell 41.82 percent compared to last year to $8.22 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 24.24 percent compared to last year to $6.47 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 23.24 percent compared to last year to $5.77 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 7.98 percent compared to last year to $4.44 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 48.39 percent compared to last year to $4.27 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 decreased $6.2 million, 18.81 percent, (46.33 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $315,498, 2.9 percent, (19.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Hong Kong increased $1.34 million, 63.65 percent, (5.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Italy increased $2.04 million, 550.75 percent, (4.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 The Netherlands decreased $368,285, 21.69 percent, (2.3 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.14 percent of all these Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $45.14 million of the $57.76 million total.

All totaled, 50.5 percent of all these Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $29.17 million of the $57.76 million total