Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Exports: Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling

Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling, the No. 613 export by value totaled $13.73 million for the month of February, $26.34 million through February of 2020, and $159.71 million for all of 2019, 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$7.55 M
2Japan$4.63 M
3United Arab Emirates$3.22 M
4Mexico$2.27 M
5Germany$1.93 M
6Belgium$1 M
7Australia$950,681
8Vietnam$677,767
9Saudi Arabia$538,729
10Peru$443,694
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $26.34 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Tacoma, Wash. $4,350,762
2Port of Houston $3,840,961
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,188,305
4Indianapolis International Airport, Ind. $1,576,036
5Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $1,031,086
6Port of Virginia $973,561
7Port of Long Beach $905,189
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $876,275
9Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $804,902
10Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $788,217

U.S. exports of Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling increased 50.68 percent through February to $26.34 million

U.S. exports of Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling increased 50.68 percent from $17.48 million to $26.34 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 613 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 699 for the last full year with a total value of $159.71 million, a $27.58 million, 14.73 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 United Arab Emirates, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Indianapolis International Airport, Ind. and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Saudi Arabia and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Tacoma, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $7,550,536
2Japan $4,633,329
3United Arab Emirates $3,224,153
4Mexico $2,274,631
5Germany $1,934,227
6Belgium $1,003,501
7Australia $950,681
8Vietnam $677,767
9Saudi Arabia $538,729
10Peru $443,694

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DETROIT, MI $10,185,670
2LOS ANGELES, CA $5,333,842
3LAREDO, TX $2,821,798
4NEW YORK CITY, NY $2,383,308
5BUFFALO, NY $2,335,256
6NOGALES, AZ $945,290
7PEMBINA, ND $929,582
8NORFOLK, VA $897,636
9CHICAGO, IL $712,450
10HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $684,282

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. rose 3246.74 percent compared to last year to $4.35 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 3477.35 percent compared to last year to $3.84 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 205.52 percent compared to last year to $2.19 million.
  • Indianapolis International Airport, Ind. totaled $1.58 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 630.43 percent compared to last year to $1.03 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 increased $1.53 million, 25.32 percent, (28.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan increased $3.88 million, 518.44 percent, (17.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Arab Emirates increased $2.87 million, 813.96 percent, (12.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico decreased $1.32 million, 36.75 percent, (8.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $1.59 million, 462.46 percent, (7.34 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.47 percent of all these Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $19.62 million of the $26.34 million total.

All totaled, 49.3 percent of all these Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $12.99 million of the $26.34 million total