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

Exports: Misc. copper articles

Misc. copper articles, the No. 505 export by value totaled $19.62 million for the month of February, $41.79 million through February of 2020, and $286.83 million 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
1Mexico$22.31 M
2Canada$5.59 M
3South Korea$1.8 M
4China$1.33 M
5United Kingdom$1.23 M
6Taiwan$1 M
7France$733,809
8Malaysia$617,373
9Germany$546,914
10Bahamas$511,052
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U.S. exports of Misc. copper articles decreased 11.37 percent through February to $41.79 million

U.S. exports of Misc. copper articles decreased 11.37 percent from $47.15 million to $41.79 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 505 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 487 for the last full year with a total value of $286.83 million, a $3.7 million, 1.27 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 China and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Chile. The leading gateways were No. 1 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $22,308,142
2Canada $5,591,178
3South Korea $1,803,444
4China $1,326,135
5United Kingdom $1,232,624
6Taiwan $1,004,349
7France $733,809
8Malaysia $617,373
9Germany $546,914
10Bahamas $511,052

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LOS ANGELES, CA $8,051,560
2LAREDO, TX $5,401,018
3SAN DIEGO, CA $5,146,426
4EL PASO, TX $4,655,236
5NEW YORK CITY, NY $4,601,968
6ANCHORAGE, AK $2,394,798
7NOGALES, AZ $1,901,098
8SEATTLE, WA $1,428,822
9LOW VALUE $1,406,294
10BUFFALO, NY $1,334,308

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:

  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas fell 10.64 percent compared to last year to $7.07 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. fell 0.56 percent compared to last year to $5.24 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 13.34 percent compared to last year to $4.66 million.
  • Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. fell 8.72 percent compared to last year to $2.62 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 24.81 percent compared to last year to $1.84 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 $2.57 million, 10.31 percent, (53.38 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $323,760, 6.15 percent, (13.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 South Korea increased $1.01 million, 127.82 percent, (4.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $277,685, 17.31 percent, (3.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $252,991, 17.03 percent, (2.95 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 77.2 percent of all these Misc. copper articles exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $32.26 million of the $41.79 million total.

All totaled, 51.25 percent of all these Misc. copper articles exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $21.42 million of the $41.79 million total