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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through August 2019.

Exports: Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools

Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools, the No. 146 export by value totaled $189.75 million for the month of August, $1.36 billion through August of 2019, and $2.07 billion 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

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$340.22 M
2Mexico$304.87 M
3United Arab Emirates$53.95 M
4United Kingdom$46.14 M
5Germany$45.39 M
6China$45.11 M
7Saudi Arabia$38.54 M
8Australia$33.44 M
9Japan$27.57 M
10The Netherlands$19.81 M
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U.S. exports of Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools decreased 3.06 percent through August to $1.36 billion

U.S. exports of Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools decreased 3.06 percent from $1.4 billion to $1.36 billion through the first eight months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 146 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 145 for the last full year with a total value of $2.07 billion, a $113.32 million, 5.78 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Arab Emirates, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 United Arab Emirates and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $340,219,323
2Mexico $304,868,959
3United Arab Emirates $53,953,213
4United Kingdom $46,140,478
5Germany $45,392,935
6China $45,108,680
7Saudi Arabia $38,539,968
8Australia $33,436,318
9Japan $27,571,330
10The Netherlands $19,811,723

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $106,592,467
2Houston $97,874,248
3Detroit $70,516,818
4Cleveland $53,405,966
5New Orleans $38,586,470
6Chicago $33,677,402
7Low Value Shipments $29,506,955
8New York City $28,789,595
9Miami $26,299,147
10Los Angeles $21,148,172

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas rose 6.97 percent compared to last year to $196.52 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 12.56 percent compared to last year to $136.24 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio fell 0.64 percent compared to last year to $102.39 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 1.03 percent compared to last year to $75.22 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 5.76 percent compared to last year to $70.72 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 $16.88 million, 4.73 percent, (24.98 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $20.95 million, 6.43 percent, (22.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Arab Emirates increased $4.19 million, 8.43 percent, (3.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $3.5 million, 7.05 percent, (3.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $3.25 million, 7.71 percent, (3.33 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 58.05 percent of all these Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $790.57 million of the $1.36 billion total.

All totaled, 42.67 percent of all these Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $581.09 million of the $1.36 billion total