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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Metal yarn

Metal yarn, the No. 1019 export by value totaled $1.34 million for the month of October, $15 million through October of 2018, and $17.76 million for all of 2017, 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$5.12 M
2Taiwan$2.96 M
3United Kingdom$1.93 M
4Mexico$1.09 M
5Canada$793,829
6France$620,301
7Germany$474,093
8China$308,639
9Italy$264,061
10Slovenia$219,196
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U.S. exports of Metal yarn increased 1.07 percent through October to $15 million

U.S. exports of Metal yarn increased 1.07 percent from $14.85 million to $15 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 1019 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1015 for the last full year with a total value of $17.76 million, a $770,317, 4.16 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through October of this 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 Port of New York, No. 3 Philadelphia International Airport, No. 4 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Sri Lanka, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Philippines and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Philadelphia International Airport, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Sri Lanka $5,117,336
2Taiwan $2,960,480
3United Kingdom $1,927,110
4Mexico $1,094,893
5Canada $793,829
6France $620,301
7Germany $474,093
8China $308,639
9Italy $264,061
10Slovenia $219,196

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Philadelphia $1,240,391
2New York City $710,528
3Anchorage $321,373
4Cleveland $186,788
5Laredo $145,869
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $108,392
7El Paso $89,800
8Pembina, N.D. $84,123
9Washington, D.C. $64,495
10New Orleans $62,120

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 32.21 percent compared to last year to $3.25 million.
  • Port of New York rose 285.84 percent compared to last year to $2.83 million.
  • Philadelphia International Airport rose 78 percent compared to last year to $2.77 million.
  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska rose 44.27 percent compared to last year to $845,189.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 10.26 percent compared to last year to $737,643.

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 decreased $336,041, 6.16 percent, (34.11 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Taiwan decreased $345,793, 10.46 percent, (19.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom increased $1.05 million, 119.07 percent, (12.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico increased $640,750, 141.09 percent, (7.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Canada increased $120,124, 17.83 percent, (5.29 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.27 percent of all these Metal yarn exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $11.89 million of the $15 million total.

All totaled, 69.47 percent of all these Metal yarn exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $10.42 million of the $15 million total