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

Exports: Metal yarn

Metal yarn, the No. 998 export by value totaled $1.82 million for the month of February, $3 million through February of 2019, and $17.61 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
1Sri Lanka$1.49 M
2Taiwan$343,563
3United Kingdom$286,412
4Canada$138,070
5Germany$115,800
6Slovenia$103,278
7Philippines$97,842
8Turkey$88,654
9Italy$81,209
10Mexico$72,162
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U.S. exports of Metal yarn decreased 6.08 percent through February to $3 million

U.S. exports of Metal yarn decreased 6.08 percent from $3.2 million to $3 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 998 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 991 for the last full year with a total value of $17.61 million, a $147,728, 0.83 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Sri Lanka, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Philadelphia International Airport, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Sri Lanka, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Philadelphia International Airport, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Sri Lanka $1,490,580
2Taiwan $343,563
3United Kingdom $286,412
4Canada $138,070
5Germany $115,800
6Slovenia $103,278
7Philippines $97,842
8Turkey $88,654
9Italy $81,209
10Mexico $72,162

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Philadelphia $2,059,169
2New York City $1,618,780
3Anchorage $399,075
4Laredo $290,720
5Cleveland $253,740
6New Orleans $195,192
7Los Angeles $158,469
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $144,557
9Miami $140,201
10El Paso $123,100

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 243.34 percent compared to last year to $916,972.
  • Philadelphia International Airport fell 36.73 percent compared to last year to $784,760.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 53.85 percent compared to last year to $493,795.
  • Port of New York fell 7.14 percent compared to last year to $113,749.
  • Port of Long Beach totaled $89,503. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

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 Sri Lanka increased $292,789, 24.44 percent, (49.67 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Taiwan decreased $312,268, 47.61 percent, (11.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom decreased $48,168, 14.4 percent, (9.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Canada decreased $91,329, 39.81 percent, (4.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $79,027, 214.9 percent, (3.86 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.12 percent of all these Metal yarn exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $2.37 million of the $3 million total.

All totaled, 79.93 percent of all these Metal yarn exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $2.4 million of the $3 million total