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

Exports: Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment

Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment, the No. 492 export by value totaled $20.1 million for the month of February, $44.01 million through February of 2020, and $373.05 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
1China$10.61 M
2Japan$8.08 M
3Belgium$4.92 M
4Australia$2.98 M
5Mexico$2.73 M
6Canada$2.6 M
7Germany$2.08 M
8United Kingdom$1.99 M
9Italy$1.01 M
10Spain$579,523
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $44.01 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $9,864,994
2Los Angeles International Airport $6,155,655
3Port of Long Beach $4,057,578
4Port of Los Angeles $2,868,487
5Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $2,541,591
6Miami Int’l Airport $2,476,226
7Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $2,271,593
8Port of New York $1,378,629
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $1,345,884
10Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $1,205,656

U.S. exports of Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment decreased 24.20 percent through February to $44.01 million

U.S. exports of Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment decreased 24.20 percent from $58.06 million to $44.01 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 492 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 443 for the last full year with a total value of $373.05 million, a $85.03 million, 29.52 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 Australia and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Jacksonville, Fla..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 United Arab Emirates, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Miami Int’l Airport.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $10,612,968
2Japan $8,076,186
3Belgium $4,922,909
4Australia $2,982,008
5Mexico $2,728,586
6Canada $2,598,368
7Germany $2,075,597
8United Kingdom $1,992,154
9Italy $1,008,911
10Spain $579,523

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LOS ANGELES, CA $29,400,750
2NEW YORK CITY, NY $9,946,680
3BALTIMORE, MD $9,820,874
4SAVANNAH, GA $4,304,038
5MIAMI, FL $3,379,936
6TAMPA, FL $1,867,276
7SAN DIEGO, CA $1,386,836
8SAN FRANCISCO, CA $944,936
9NORFOLK, VA $921,962
10ANCHORAGE, AK $585,382

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 Newark rose 30775 percent compared to last year to $9.86 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 4.18 percent compared to last year to $6.16 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 52.63 percent compared to last year to $4.06 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 273.79 percent compared to last year to $2.87 million.
  • Port of Jacksonville, Fla. fell 54.44 percent compared to last year to $2.54 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 China increased $8.37 million, 373.95 percent, (24.12 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan decreased $15.17 million, 65.26 percent, (18.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Belgium increased $3.94 million, 402.05 percent, (11.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Australia increased $2.06 million, 225.1 percent, (6.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Mexico increased $167,642, 6.55 percent, (6.2 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 66.63 percent of all these Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $29.32 million of the $44.01 million total.

All totaled, 57.92 percent of all these Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $25.49 million of the $44.01 million total