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

Exports: Misc. iron or steel household articles and parts

Misc. iron or steel household articles and parts, the No. 514 export by value totaled $19.87 million for the month of February, $40.28 million through February of 2020, and $274.91 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
1Canada$20.27 M
2Mexico$3.02 M
3South Korea$2.45 M
4Japan$1.5 M
5United Kingdom$1.12 M
6Australia$1.04 M
7Philippines$814,222
8China$740,391
9El Salvador$611,297
10Guatemala$528,881
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $40.28 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Low-Valued Imports and Exports $10,713,531
2Port of Los Angeles $3,589,640
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $3,116,748
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,643,466
5Port of New York $2,411,145
6Port of Long Beach $2,272,702
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,253,438
8Port Laredo $1,517,757
9Port Everglades, Fla. $1,335,931
10Port Miami $1,312,305

U.S. exports of Misc. iron or steel household articles and parts decreased 2.23 percent through February to $40.28 million

U.S. exports of Misc. iron or steel household articles and parts decreased 2.23 percent from $41.2 million to $40.28 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 514 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 524 for the last full year with a total value of $274.91 million, a $2.46 million, 0.90 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of New York.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $20,267,023
2Mexico $3,022,986
3South Korea $2,448,220
4Japan $1,503,684
5United Kingdom $1,122,901
6Australia $1,037,310
7Philippines $814,222
8China $740,391
9El Salvador $611,297
10Guatemala $528,881

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LOW VALUE $11,369,166
2DETROIT, MI $6,044,480
3LOS ANGELES, CA $5,250,742
4MIAMI, FL $2,428,946
5NEW YORK CITY, NY $1,879,696
6BUFFALO, NY $1,860,666
7SAVANNAH, GA $1,413,032
8LAREDO, TX $1,151,080
9CHICAGO, IL $691,372
10SEATTLE, WA $685,708

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:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 7.5 percent compared to last year to $10.71 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 10.49 percent compared to last year to $3.59 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 37.25 percent compared to last year to $3.12 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 30.8 percent compared to last year to $2.64 million.
  • Port of New York rose 94.67 percent compared to last year to $2.41 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 decreased $1.62 million, 7.42 percent, (50.32 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $447,509, 17.38 percent, (7.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 South Korea increased $205,189, 9.15 percent, (6.08 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $13,587, 0.91 percent, (3.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $501,009, 30.85 percent, (2.79 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.42 percent of all these Misc. iron or steel household articles and parts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $28.36 million of the $40.28 million total.

All totaled, 55.8 percent of all these Misc. iron or steel household articles and parts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $22.47 million of the $40.28 million total