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

Exports: Machinery, parts for semiconductor manufacturing

Machinery, parts for semiconductor manufacturing, the No. 16 export by value totaled $1.43 billion for the month of October, $15.73 billion through October of 2018, and $17.56 billion 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
1South Korea$3.98 B
2China$3.33 B
3Japan$2.38 B
4Taiwan$2.3 B
5Singapore$1.4 B
6The Netherlands$675.54 M
7Israel$377.63 M
8Germany$286.69 M
9Ireland$160.88 M
10Malaysia$150.41 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $15.73 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $6,093,996,099
2Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $3,019,511,207
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $1,895,518,119
4Los Angeles International Airport $1,820,939,995
5Seattle-Tacoma International Airport $540,992,835
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $398,429,664
7Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $277,234,063
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $247,465,265
9Port of New Orleans $209,837,972
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $120,355,762

U.S. exports of Machinery, parts for semiconductor manufacturing increased 11.13 percent through October to $15.73 billion

U.S. exports of Machinery, parts for semiconductor manufacturing increased 11.13 percent from $14.15 billion to $15.73 billion through the first 10 months of 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 16 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 17 for the last full year with a total value of $17.56 billion, a $4.78 billion, 37.38 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 China, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Singapore. The leading gateways were No. 1 San Francisco International Airport, Calif., No. 2 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 China, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Singapore. The leading gateways were No. 1 San Francisco International Airport, Calif., No. 2 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1South Korea $3,979,120,971
2China $3,334,724,297
3Japan $2,375,258,276
4Taiwan $2,295,598,489
5Singapore $1,397,294,013
6The Netherlands $675,535,072
7Israel $377,633,395
8Germany $286,690,804
9Ireland $160,875,545
10Malaysia $150,414,086

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Francisco $1,302,620,284
2Dallas $672,875,133
3New York City $370,732,927
4Los Angeles $258,240,043
5Seattle $187,231,841
6Chicago $54,613,202
7New Orleans $48,159,385
8Anchorage $39,865,641
9Cleveland $20,595,633
10Atlanta/Savannah $19,486,701

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. fell 1.11 percent compared to last year to $6.09 billion.
  • Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas fell 12.92 percent compared to last year to $3.02 billion.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 16.9 percent compared to last year to $1.9 billion.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 97.04 percent compared to last year to $1.82 billion.
  • Seattle-Tacoma International Airport rose 69.3 percent compared to last year to $540.99 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 South Korea decreased $598.65 million, 13.08 percent, (25.3 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 China increased $1.3 billion, 64.13 percent, (21.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan increased $521.75 million, 28.15 percent, (15.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Taiwan decreased $439.85 million, 16.08 percent, (14.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Singapore increased $430.99 million, 44.6 percent, (8.88 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.08 percent of all these Machinery, parts for semiconductor manufacturing exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $13.38 billion of the $15.73 billion total.

All totaled, 85.01 percent of all these Machinery, parts for semiconductor manufacturing exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $13.37 billion of the $15.73 billion total