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

Exports: Meteorological, hydraulic and survey equipment

Meteorological, hydraulic and survey equipment, the No. 153 export by value totaled $146.15 million for the month of February, $290.12 million through February of 2020, and $1.83 billion 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
1Canada$33.18 M
2United Arab Emirates$28.92 M
3The Netherlands$22.46 M
4China$18.18 M
5United Kingdom$16.86 M
6Mexico$16.76 M
7Japan$14.42 M
8Australia$10.55 M
9Singapore$7.68 M
10Colombia$6.35 M
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U.S. exports of Meteorological, hydraulic and survey equipment increased 3.26 percent through February to $290.12 million

U.S. exports of Meteorological, hydraulic and survey equipment increased 3.26 percent from $280.96 million to $290.12 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 153 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 159 for the last full year with a total value of $1.83 billion, a $49.9 million, 2.80 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Arab Emirates, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 China and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Houston Int’l Airport, No. 2 San Francisco International Airport, Calif., No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Norway, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Houston Int’l Airport, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 San Francisco International Airport, Calif..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $33,175,724
2United Arab Emirates $28,916,032
3The Netherlands $22,462,018
4China $18,179,823
5United Kingdom $16,862,417
6Mexico $16,764,916
7Japan $14,417,717
8Australia $10,552,249
9Singapore $7,683,434
10Colombia $6,345,157

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $78,130,252
2LOS ANGELES, CA $46,629,902
3CLEVELAND, OH $24,459,218
4NEW ORLEANS, LA $22,123,380
5SAN FRANCISCO, CA $21,458,060
6CHICAGO, IL $19,118,130
7NEW YORK CITY, NY $15,665,602
8MIAMI, FL $15,034,336
9GREAT FALLS, MT $10,871,152
10DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX $7,180,728

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:

  • Houston Int’l Airport fell 6.26 percent compared to last year to $54.14 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. fell 11.68 percent compared to last year to $26.19 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 15.97 percent compared to last year to $25.17 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 101.99 percent compared to last year to $20.97 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 29.41 percent compared to last year to $17.43 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 increased $11.25 million, 51.33 percent, (11.44 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 United Arab Emirates increased $19.82 million, 217.75 percent, (9.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 The Netherlands decreased $2.97 million, 11.69 percent, (7.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China increased $2.89 million, 18.93 percent, (6.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom increased $332,576, 2.01 percent, (5.81 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 41.22 percent of all these Meteorological, hydraulic and survey equipment exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $119.6 million of the $290.12 million total.

All totaled, 49.6 percent of all these Meteorological, hydraulic and survey equipment exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $143.89 million of the $290.12 million total