Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Granite, crude or cut

Granite, crude or cut, the No. 950 export by value totaled $1.92 million for the month of December, $25.68 million in 2019, and $27.98 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

RankCountry2019
1Canada$11.31 M
2China$7.78 M
3Italy$3 M
4Bahamas$683,289
5Taiwan$535,758
6Belgium$415,362
7Cayman Islands$213,218
8Mexico$185,860
9Portugal$131,442
10British Virgin Islands$109,873
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U.S. exports of Granite, crude or cut decreased 8.21 percent through December 2019 to $25.68 million

U.S. exports of Granite, crude or cut decreased 8.21 percent from $27.98 million to $25.68 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 950 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 950 for the last full year with a total value of $27.98 million, a $3.69 million, 11.64 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Bahamas and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y..

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $11,313,654
2China $7,775,111
3Italy $2,995,389
4Bahamas $683,289
5Taiwan $535,758
6Belgium $415,362
7Cayman Islands $213,218
8Mexico $185,860
9Portugal $131,442
10British Virgin Islands $109,873

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $1,488,611
2Norfolk $1,285,934
3St. Albans, Vt. $1,226,920
4Detroit $867,748
5Ogdensburg, N.Y. $676,923
6Miami $594,469
7Seattle $549,335
8Houston $224,450
9Low Value Shipments $172,150
10Pembina, N.D. $127,186

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five of 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing rose 36.6 percent compared to last year to $8.27 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 35.2 percent compared to last year to $3.02 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 46.64 percent compared to last year to $1.77 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 19.57 percent compared to last year to $1.57 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 42.24 percent compared to last year to $1.43 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 $762,048, 6.31 percent, (44.06 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 China decreased $6,833, 0.09 percent, (30.28 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Italy decreased $469,112, 13.54 percent, (11.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Bahamas increased $263,702, 62.85 percent, (2.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Taiwan increased $93,855, 21.24 percent, (2.09 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.75 percent of all these Granite, crude or cut exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $23.3 million of the $25.68 million total.

All totaled, 62.53 percent of all these Granite, crude or cut exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $16.06 million of the $25.68 million total