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

Exports: Metal-cutting shears, pliers, files, rasps, etc.

Metal-cutting shears, pliers, files, rasps, etc., the No. 623 export by value totaled $14.09 million for the month of March, $40.79 million through March of 2019, and $163.93 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
1Canada$13.52 M
2Mexico$5.05 M
3Germany$2.48 M
4United Kingdom$1.93 M
5Japan$1.38 M
6Australia$1.25 M
7China$1.18 M
8Belgium$1.17 M
9France$1.1 M
10Costa Rica$1.04 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $40.79 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Low-Valued Imports and Exports $8,206,802
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,365,575
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $2,342,081
4Port Laredo $2,065,749
5Port of New Orleans $1,905,801
6Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,641,645
7Miami International Airport $1,500,707
8Port of New York $1,474,995
9Port Everglades, Fla. $1,418,678
10Port of Long Beach $1,333,922

U.S. exports of Metal-cutting shears, pliers, files, rasps, etc. increased 0.93 percent through March to $40.79 million

U.S. exports of Metal-cutting shears, pliers, files, rasps, etc. increased 0.93 percent from $40.42 million to $40.79 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 623 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 627 for the last full year with a total value of $163.93 million, a $6.56 million, 4.17 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $13,524,581
2Mexico $5,046,545
3Germany $2,475,142
4United Kingdom $1,926,549
5Japan $1,379,579
6Australia $1,246,889
7China $1,183,630
8Belgium $1,172,980
9France $1,096,250
10Costa Rica $1,044,687

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Low Value Shipments $10,641,816
2New York City $5,691,325
3Detroit $4,451,123
4Miami $3,903,812
5Los Angeles $3,720,207
6Chicago $3,009,644
7Laredo $2,666,604
8New Orleans $2,233,441
9Buffalo $2,151,088
10Cleveland $1,726,785

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:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 0.01 percent compared to last year to $8.21 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 52.92 percent compared to last year to $2.37 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 14.08 percent compared to last year to $2.34 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 3.46 percent compared to last year to $2.07 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 21.39 percent compared to last year to $1.91 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 decreased $68,517, 0.5 percent, (33.15 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $681,044, 15.6 percent, (12.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Germany increased $152,471, 6.56 percent, (6.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $566,509, 22.72 percent, (4.72 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan increased $225,170, 19.51 percent, (3.38 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 59.7 percent of all these Metal-cutting shears, pliers, files, rasps, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $24.35 million of the $40.79 million total.

All totaled, 41.39 percent of all these Metal-cutting shears, pliers, files, rasps, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $16.89 million of the $40.79 million total