Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Misc. ceramic articles

Misc. ceramic articles, the No. 543 export by value totaled $19.39 million for the month of December, $236.55 million in 2019, and $241.83 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

RankCountry2019
1Mexico$39.93 M
2China$27.49 M
3Austria$17.86 M
4Canada$16.86 M
5Japan$16.13 M
6Israel$15.62 M
7Germany$15.45 M
8Poland$11.05 M
9South Korea$10.61 M
10Argentina$6.21 M
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U.S. exports of Misc. ceramic articles decreased 2.18 percent through December 2019 to $236.55 million

U.S. exports of Misc. ceramic articles decreased 2.18 percent from $241.83 million to $236.55 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 543 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 547 for the last full year with a total value of $241.83 million, a $36.41 million, 17.73 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Austria, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Austria, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Poland. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $39,931,725
2China $27,485,787
3Austria $17,862,737
4Canada $16,860,963
5Japan $16,134,885
6Israel $15,616,278
7Germany $15,454,818
8Poland $11,052,093
9South Korea $10,606,794
10Argentina $6,207,261

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $9,154,487
2Laredo $8,717,801
3Detroit $7,494,166
4Cleveland $6,800,665
5Buffalo $6,224,468
6Los Angeles $5,698,372
7Seattle $5,308,076
8Norfolk $4,771,283
9Miami $3,532,372
10Pembina, N.D. $2,684,049

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five of 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 12.56 percent compared to last year to $28.42 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 36.56 percent compared to last year to $19.54 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio fell 8.42 percent compared to last year to $18.94 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 10.08 percent compared to last year to $16.86 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 646.51 percent compared to last year to $14.83 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 Mexico decreased $2.42 million, 5.72 percent, (16.88 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 China increased $14.53 million, 112.1 percent, (11.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Austria decreased $2.61 million, 12.77 percent, (7.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Canada decreased $242,497, 1.42 percent, (7.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan decreased $3.85 million, 19.25 percent, (6.82 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 50 percent of all these Misc. ceramic articles exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $118.28 million of the $236.55 million total.

All totaled, 41.68 percent of all these Misc. ceramic articles exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $98.59 million of the $236.55 million total