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

Exports: Medical instruments

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U.S. exports of Medical instruments totaled $2.51 billion in December, a change of 6.16 percent from the same month one year ago. The change from one month ago was 5.99 percent. Among more than 1,260 commodity classifications, Medical instruments ranked No. 11 in December. It had ranked No. 10 for the same month last year.

While Medical instruments ranked No. 11 in December by value, it ranked No. 144 by tonnage. The top three U.S. markets by value for Medical instruments exports in December were (1) The Netherlands, (2) China, and (3) Mexico. Among the nation's more than 450 airports, seaports and border crossings, the top three by value were (1) Civilian aircraft, parts, (2) Gasoline, other fuels, and (3) Soybeans.

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