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

Exports: Granite, marble, other stones

Granite, marble, other stones, the No. 774 export by value totaled $4.99 million for the month of December, $84.87 million through December 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$53.89 M
2Mexico$6.58 M
3Bahamas$5.19 M
4United Kingdom$2.62 M
5South Korea$934,014
6Russia$902,446
7Cayman Islands$826,065
8Denmark$708,363
9Italy$701,272
10The Netherlands$675,604
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $84.87 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $16,165,097
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $13,346,238
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $6,651,250
4Low-Valued Imports and Exports $6,179,587
5Port Everglades, Fla. $4,384,728
6Port of Palm Beach, Fla. $4,015,544
7Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $2,807,633
8Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing $2,584,697
9Brownsville International Bridges $2,564,653
10Port of New York $1,966,395

U.S. exports of Granite, marble, other stones decreased 0.04 percent through December to $84.87 million

U.S. exports of Granite, marble, other stones decreased 0.04 percent from $84.91 million to $84.87 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 774 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 777 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 December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Bahamas, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 South Korea. 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $53,894,631
2Mexico $6,575,079
3Bahamas $5,186,294
4United Kingdom $2,622,619
5South Korea $934,014
6Russia $902,446
7Cayman Islands $826,065
8Denmark $708,363
9Italy $701,272
10The Netherlands $675,604

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DETROIT, MI $11,210,210
2MIAMI, FL $3,807,476
3LOW VALUE $2,731,680
4BUFFALO, NY $2,655,706
5LAREDO, TX $1,969,482
6SEATTLE, WA $1,763,288
7LOS ANGELES, CA $1,750,016
8ST. ALBANS, VT $1,075,328
9PEMBINA, ND $1,004,044
10NEW YORK CITY, NY $855,046

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 16.63 percent compared to last year to $16.17 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 13.77 percent compared to last year to $13.35 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 6.38 percent compared to last year to $6.65 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 4.03 percent compared to last year to $6.18 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 3.32 percent compared to last year to $4.38 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 $2.37 million, 4.2 percent, (63.5 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $2.4 million, 57.41 percent, (7.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Bahamas decreased $1.37 million, 20.93 percent, (6.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom increased $222,763, 9.28 percent, (3.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 South Korea decreased $172,768, 15.61 percent, (1.1 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 81.55 percent of all these Granite, marble, other stones exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $69.21 million of the $84.87 million total.

All totaled, 55.05 percent of all these Granite, marble, other stones exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $46.73 million of the $84.87 million total