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

Exports: Granite, marble, other stones

Granite, marble, other stones, the No. 771 export by value totaled $7.8 million for the month of October, $73.13 million through October of 2018, and $84.91 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$46.02 M
2Mexico$6.18 M
3Bahamas$4.16 M
4United Kingdom$2.56 M
5Russia$894,474
6South Korea$806,342
7Denmark$708,363
8Cayman Islands$642,792
9The Netherlands$582,683
10Japan$567,114
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $73.13 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $14,363,649
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $11,299,123
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $5,994,131
4Low-Valued Imports and Exports $5,217,956
5Port Everglades, Fla. $3,432,599
6Port of Palm Beach, Fla. $3,372,591
7Brownsville International Bridges $2,546,023
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $2,451,247
9Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing $2,190,833
10Port of New York $1,797,347

U.S. exports of Granite, marble, other stones increased 3.10 percent through October to $73.13 million

U.S. exports of Granite, marble, other stones increased 3.10 percent from $70.94 million to $73.13 million through the first 10 months of 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 771 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 776 for the last full year with a total value of $84.91 million, a $3.91 million, 4.82 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Bahamas, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Russia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Bahamas, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Port of Palm Beach, Fla..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $46,016,060
2Mexico $6,175,295
3Bahamas $4,158,147
4United Kingdom $2,555,408
5Russia $894,474
6South Korea $806,342
7Denmark $708,363
8Cayman Islands $642,792
9The Netherlands $582,683
10Japan $567,114

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $3,958,730
2Miami $1,242,146
3Laredo $959,961
4Buffalo $947,365
5Low Value Shipments $924,659
6Los Angeles $589,613
7Seattle $460,119
8St. Albans, Vt. $385,858
9Pembina, N.D. $342,228
10New York City $292,182

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 12.74 percent compared to last year to $14.36 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 17.26 percent compared to last year to $11.3 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 30.67 percent compared to last year to $5.99 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 5.83 percent compared to last year to $5.22 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 14.15 percent compared to last year to $3.43 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 $1.49 million, 3.13 percent, (62.92 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $2.7 million, 77.58 percent, (8.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Bahamas decreased $1.29 million, 23.66 percent, (5.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom increased $1.19 million, 87.53 percent, (3.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Russia increased $338,896, 61 percent, (1.22 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 81.77 percent of all these Granite, marble, other stones exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $59.8 million of the $73.13 million total.

All totaled, 55.12 percent of all these Granite, marble, other stones exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $40.31 million of the $73.13 million total