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

Exports: Machinery for sorting minerals, ores

Machinery for sorting minerals, ores, the No. 232 export by value totaled $107.56 million for the month of March, $276.06 million through March of 2019, and $1.11 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$100.03 M
2Mexico$34.56 M
3China$11.42 M
4Australia$10.71 M
5United Arab Emirates$8.6 M
6Russia$8.1 M
7Chile$7.52 M
8India$4.65 M
9Indonesia$4.01 M
10Panama$4.01 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $276.06 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of New York $24,119,440
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $18,138,114
3Port Laredo $17,626,112
4Port of Houston $16,008,574
5Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $14,954,431
6Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $12,484,381
7Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $11,750,389
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $7,888,878
9John F. Kennedy International Airport $7,702,094
10Port of Long Beach $7,445,071

U.S. exports of Machinery for sorting minerals, ores increased 4.56 percent through March to $276.06 million

U.S. exports of Machinery for sorting minerals, ores increased 4.56 percent from $264.02 million to $276.06 million through the first three 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 232 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 247 for the last full year with a total value of $1.11 billion, a $29.12 million, 2.55 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Australia and No. 5 United Arab Emirates. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $100,026,739
2Mexico $34,563,597
3China $11,417,061
4Australia $10,714,442
5United Arab Emirates $8,597,774
6Russia $8,100,219
7Chile $7,515,178
8India $4,653,600
9Indonesia $4,013,534
10Panama $4,010,896

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $37,382,851
2Houston $32,460,366
3Laredo $30,685,664
4Detroit $28,165,973
5Seattle $22,884,455
6Miami $21,862,160
7Los Angeles $20,725,078
8Pembina, N.D. $19,999,161
9Buffalo $19,833,440
10Baltimore $17,203,724

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of New York rose 24.43 percent compared to last year to $24.12 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 11.36 percent compared to last year to $18.14 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 3.42 percent compared to last year to $17.63 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 11.98 percent compared to last year to $16.01 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 1.91 percent compared to last year to $14.95 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 $16.78 million, 20.15 percent, (36.23 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $1.35 million, 4.06 percent, (12.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China decreased $3.5 million, 23.48 percent, (4.14 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Australia increased $663,134, 6.6 percent, (3.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Arab Emirates increased $6.91 million, 410.7 percent, (3.11 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 59.89 percent of all these Machinery for sorting minerals, ores exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $165.32 million of the $276.06 million total.

All totaled, 32.91 percent of all these Machinery for sorting minerals, ores exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $90.85 million of the $276.06 million total