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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through December 2018.

Exports: Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles

Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles, the No. 562 export by value totaled $18.76 million for the month of December, $230.33 million through December of 2018, and $266.9 million for all of 2017, 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$115.89 M
2Mexico$35.52 M
3Hong Kong$10.4 M
4The Netherlands$6.07 M
5Italy$5.85 M
6Australia$5.12 M
7Thailand$5.03 M
8Brazil$3.56 M
9United Kingdom$2.96 M
10Guatemala$2.86 M
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U.S. exports of Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles decreased 13.70 percent through December to $230.33 million

U.S. exports of Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles decreased 13.70 percent from $266.9 million to $230.33 million in 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 562 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 508 for the last full year with a total value of $266.9 million, a $18.51 million, 7.45 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Hong Kong, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Italy. 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.

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 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $115,890,478
2Mexico $35,515,276
3Hong Kong $10,399,473
4The Netherlands $6,073,399
5Italy $5,849,111
6Australia $5,121,939
7Thailand $5,025,706
8Brazil $3,557,097
9United Kingdom $2,962,967
10Guatemala $2,863,132

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1CLEVELAND, OH $21,119,236
2BUFFALO, NY $13,859,396
3LOW VALUE $10,129,890
4NEW YORK CITY, NY $10,108,952
5MIAMI, FL $8,932,162
6NEW ORLEANS, LA $7,359,458
7LAREDO, TX $6,431,532
8SAN DIEGO, CA $5,523,124
9EL PASO, TX $5,459,480
10LOS ANGELES, CA $5,143,454

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio fell 24.75 percent compared to last year to $43.24 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 9.44 percent compared to last year to $29.98 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 1.02 percent compared to last year to $23.19 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 25.56 percent compared to last year to $21.06 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 5.6 percent compared to last year to $15.44 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 $30.29 million, 20.72 percent, (50.32 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $916,995, 2.65 percent, (15.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Hong Kong decreased $1.11 million, 9.66 percent, (4.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 The Netherlands decreased $1.69 million, 21.72 percent, (2.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Italy decreased $914,901, 13.53 percent, (2.54 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.43 percent of all these Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $173.73 million of the $230.33 million total.

All totaled, 57.7 percent of all these Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $132.91 million of the $230.33 million total