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

Exports: Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts

Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts, the No. 263 export by value totaled $95.17 million for the month of December, $969.02 million through December of 2018, and $939.43 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$178.29 M
2Mexico$99.66 M
3The Netherlands$55.2 M
4United Kingdom$54.65 M
5China$42.59 M
6Australia$42.33 M
7India$26.02 M
8Germany$25.4 M
9Chile$23.87 M
10France$23.38 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $969.02 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Chicago O’Hare International Airport $87,817,329
2Port of New York $74,191,087
3Port Laredo $70,339,550
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $70,311,255
5Port of Los Angeles $62,441,148
6Port of Long Beach $48,183,546
7Port of Virginia $41,876,825
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $35,342,448
9Miami International Airport $30,688,996
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $30,395,633

U.S. exports of Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts increased 3.15 percent through December to $969.02 million

U.S. exports of Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts increased 3.15 percent from $939.43 million to $969.02 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 263 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 256 for the last full year with a total value of $939.43 million, a $49.45 million, 5.56 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $178,288,209
2Mexico $99,658,424
3The Netherlands $55,197,208
4United Kingdom $54,653,459
5China $42,585,004
6Australia $42,326,254
7India $26,015,429
8Germany $25,397,015
9Chile $23,866,004
10France $23,378,457

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LOS ANGELES, CA $72,765,518
2NEW YORK CITY, NY $55,955,418
3DETROIT, MI $53,300,342
4CHICAGO, IL $45,976,648
5LAREDO, TX $32,686,090
6MIAMI, FL $27,849,540
7BUFFALO, NY $22,202,882
8NORFOLK, VA $20,912,364
9SAVANNAH, GA $16,908,768
10GREAT FALLS, MT $16,560,182

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 2.55 percent compared to last year to $87.82 million.
  • Port of New York rose 17.57 percent compared to last year to $74.19 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 3.08 percent compared to last year to $70.34 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 15.24 percent compared to last year to $70.31 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 10.63 percent compared to last year to $62.44 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 $13.66 million, 8.3 percent, (18.4 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $6.47 million, 6.94 percent, (10.28 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 The Netherlands increased $2.26 million, 4.28 percent, (5.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom increased $11.79 million, 27.5 percent, (5.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China increased $4.63 million, 12.21 percent, (4.39 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 44.41 percent of all these Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $430.38 million of the $969.02 million total.

All totaled, 37.68 percent of all these Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $365.1 million of the $969.02 million total