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

Exports: Misc. copper articles

Misc. copper articles, the No. 500 export by value totaled $22.69 million for the month of July, $163.77 million through July of 2019, and $290.52 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
1Mexico$83.83 M
2Canada$20.76 M
3China$6.82 M
4South Korea$4.78 M
5Taiwan$4.22 M
6United Kingdom$4.14 M
7Germany$3.46 M
8Chile$3.27 M
9France$2.78 M
10Hong Kong$2.61 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $163.77 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $25,888,910
2Port Laredo $19,511,427
3Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $17,936,129
4Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $9,687,697
5John F. Kennedy International Airport $8,168,178
6Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $6,373,856
7Low-Valued Imports and Exports $5,839,303
8Port of New York $5,593,566
9Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $4,819,040
10Port of Long Beach $4,540,015

U.S. exports of Misc. copper articles decreased 7.12 percent through July to $163.77 million

U.S. exports of Misc. copper articles decreased 7.12 percent from $176.32 million to $163.77 million through the first seven 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 500 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 494 for the last full year with a total value of $290.52 million, a $11.36 million, 4.07 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Taiwan. 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 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 Taiwan and No. 5 Germany. 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 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $83,825,272
2Canada $20,764,153
3China $6,822,795
4South Korea $4,779,624
5Taiwan $4,215,583
6United Kingdom $4,142,369
7Germany $3,463,269
8Chile $3,270,370
9France $2,782,676
10Hong Kong $2,607,067

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1El Paso $14,678,017
2Laredo $13,698,355
3San Diego $10,944,530
4New York City $9,071,945
5Los Angeles $6,407,704
6Phoenix/Nogales $4,502,960
7Buffalo $3,578,865
8Detroit $3,313,732
9Low Value Shipments $3,232,446
10Miami $3,092,962

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas fell 0.84 percent compared to last year to $25.89 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 11.31 percent compared to last year to $19.51 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 8.59 percent compared to last year to $17.94 million.
  • Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. rose 25.64 percent compared to last year to $9.69 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 32.03 percent compared to last year to $8.17 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 increased $1.56 million, 1.89 percent, (51.19 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $3.19 million, 13.32 percent, (12.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China decreased $7.15 million, 51.18 percent, (4.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 South Korea increased $1.57 million, 48.74 percent, (2.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Taiwan decreased $3.04 million, 41.94 percent, (2.57 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 73.52 percent of all these Misc. copper articles exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $120.41 million of the $163.77 million total.

All totaled, 49.58 percent of all these Misc. copper articles exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $81.19 million of the $163.77 million total