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

Exports: Machining centers for metal work

Machining centers for metal work, the No. 388 export by value totaled $40.51 million for the month of February, $74.06 million through February of 2019, and $651.71 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

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$18.92 M
2Belgium$15.36 M
3Canada$12.53 M
4India$7.28 M
5Turkey$3.91 M
6United Kingdom$3.45 M
7China$2.15 M
8Taiwan$1.17 M
9Thailand$1.07 M
10Germany$1.07 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $74.06 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $23,293,430
2Port Laredo $12,435,267
3Port of Long Beach $11,346,860
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $5,826,121
5Port of Baltimore, Md. $3,202,371
6Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $2,363,083
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,742,488
8Santa Teresa Border Crossing, N.M. $1,522,433
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,320,454
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,319,930

U.S. exports of Machining centers for metal work decreased 33.37 percent through February to $74.06 million

U.S. exports of Machining centers for metal work decreased 33.37 percent from $111.15 million to $74.06 million through the first two 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 388 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 303 for the last full year with a total value of $651.71 million, a $5.08 million, 0.79 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 India and No. 5 Turkey. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 India and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $18,922,361
2Belgium $15,362,890
3Canada $12,530,373
4India $7,279,181
5Turkey $3,910,770
6United Kingdom $3,454,159
7China $2,151,250
8Taiwan $1,171,300
9Thailand $1,073,752
10Germany $1,073,441

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $87,886,958
2Laredo $48,795,685
3Detroit $17,002,184
4Buffalo $13,611,097
5El Paso $4,036,312
6Atlanta/Savannah $3,895,857
7New York City $3,871,975
8Seattle $3,241,443
9Baltimore $2,272,451
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $2,191,773

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 Los Angeles fell 37.53 percent compared to last year to $23.29 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 41.24 percent compared to last year to $12.44 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 38.04 percent compared to last year to $11.35 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 15.24 percent compared to last year to $5.83 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 1712.63 percent compared to last year to $3.2 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 Mexico decreased $6.17 million, 24.58 percent, (25.55 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Belgium decreased $3.23 million, 17.37 percent, (20.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada decreased $10.15 million, 44.76 percent, (16.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 India decreased $4.61 million, 38.78 percent, (9.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Turkey increased $2.99 million, 323.25 percent, (5.28 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.32 percent of all these Machining centers for metal work exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $58.01 million of the $74.06 million total.

All totaled, 75.75 percent of all these Machining centers for metal work exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $56.1 million of the $74.06 million total