Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Granite, marble, other stones

Granite, marble, other stones, the No. 787 export by value totaled $4.44 million for the month of December, $71.89 million in 2019, and $84.87 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$49.11 M
2Bahamas$4.05 M
3Mexico$3.83 M
4Hong Kong$1.88 M
5United Kingdom$1.08 M
6South Korea$947,714
7British Virgin Islands$825,496
8Cayman Islands$759,588
9Italy$715,243
10Bermuda$689,390
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U.S. exports of Granite, marble, other stones decreased 15.30 percent through December 2019 to $71.89 million

U.S. exports of Granite, marble, other stones decreased 15.30 percent from $84.87 million to $71.89 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 787 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 774 for the last full year with a total value of $84.87 million, a $31,310, 0.04 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Bahamas, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Hong Kong and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 Port Everglades, Fla. and No. 5 Port of Palm Beach, Fla..

In the last previous full 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..

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $49,109,652
2Bahamas $4,049,344
3Mexico $3,828,493
4Hong Kong $1,877,188
5United Kingdom $1,079,924
6South Korea $947,714
7British Virgin Islands $825,496
8Cayman Islands $759,588
9Italy $715,243
10Bermuda $689,390

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $7,807,293
2Miami $3,198,323
3Low Value Shipments $1,886,290
4Buffalo $1,604,484
5Seattle $1,511,155
6Laredo $1,112,188
7Los Angeles $1,041,071
8Pembina, N.D. $948,029
9St. Albans, Vt. $822,936
10New York City $532,460

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 21.04 percent compared to last year to $12.76 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 18.91 percent compared to last year to $10.82 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 6.78 percent compared to last year to $6.6 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 14.47 percent compared to last year to $3.75 million.
  • Port of Palm Beach, Fla. fell 12.63 percent compared to last year to $3.51 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 $4.78 million, 8.88 percent, (68.32 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Bahamas decreased $1.14 million, 21.92 percent, (5.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $2.75 million, 41.77 percent, (5.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Hong Kong increased $1.68 million, 850.68 percent, (2.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $1.54 million, 58.82 percent, (1.5 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 83.39 percent of all these Granite, marble, other stones exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $59.94 million of the $71.89 million total.

All totaled, 52.09 percent of all these Granite, marble, other stones exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $37.44 million of the $71.89 million total