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

Exports: Misc. handtools, blow torches, anvils

Misc. handtools, blow torches, anvils, the No. 334 export by value totaled $46.46 million for the month of December, $640.8 million through December of 2018, and $574.58 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
1Canada$179.64 M
2Mexico$68.96 M
3United Kingdom$30.77 M
4Germany$30.14 M
5Australia$22.45 M
6Singapore$17.54 M
7China$16.77 M
8South Korea$16.43 M
9Japan$14.42 M
10France$11.99 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $640.8 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Low-Valued Imports and Exports $87,559,876
2Port Everglades, Fla. $36,774,482
3Port of New York $32,388,060
4Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $29,924,245
5Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $27,737,749
6Port of New Orleans $25,703,919
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $24,404,959
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $23,522,049
9Port Laredo $23,188,644
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $22,908,940

U.S. exports of Misc. handtools, blow torches, anvils increased 11.52 percent through December to $640.8 million

U.S. exports of Misc. handtools, blow torches, anvils increased 11.52 percent from $574.58 million to $640.8 million in 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 334 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 344 for the last full year with a total value of $574.58 million, a $10.87 million, 1.86 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $179,636,770
2Mexico $68,957,340
3United Kingdom $30,768,150
4Germany $30,137,313
5Australia $22,452,640
6Singapore $17,539,506
7China $16,773,482
8South Korea $16,427,527
9Japan $14,420,423
10France $11,987,628

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LOW VALUE $39,169,370
2MIAMI, FL $35,690,630
3NEW YORK CITY, NY $26,250,726
4LOS ANGELES, CA $22,613,056
5DETROIT, MI $20,341,448
6CLEVELAND, OH $13,552,590
7LAREDO, TX $13,457,176
8NEW ORLEANS, LA $12,675,522
9ANCHORAGE, AK $12,011,272
10CHICAGO, IL $10,514,062

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 7.37 percent compared to last year to $87.56 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 8.59 percent compared to last year to $36.77 million.
  • Port of New York rose 2.81 percent compared to last year to $32.39 million.
  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska rose 160.85 percent compared to last year to $29.92 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 29.76 percent compared to last year to $27.74 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 $12.82 million, 7.68 percent, (28.03 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $22.39 million, 48.09 percent, (10.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom decreased $383,214, 1.23 percent, (4.8 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Germany increased $3.37 million, 12.59 percent, (4.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Australia increased $530,069, 2.42 percent, (3.5 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 51.8 percent of all these Misc. handtools, blow torches, anvils exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $331.95 million of the $640.8 million total.

All totaled, 33.46 percent of all these Misc. handtools, blow torches, anvils exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $214.38 million of the $640.8 million total