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

Exports: Misc. machinery for moving, grading

Misc. machinery for moving, grading, the No. 304 export by value totaled $55.55 million for the month of February, $114.11 million through February of 2020, and $2.09 billion 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$25.82 M
2Senegal$5.18 M
3Belgium$4.9 M
4Mexico$4.28 M
5India$4.2 M
6Australia$3.98 M
7Brazil$3.89 M
8The Netherlands$3.8 M
9Germany$3.64 M
10Russia$3.06 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $114.11 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $22,236,460
2Port of Galveston, Texas $8,768,411
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $6,933,255
4Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $6,904,061
5Port of New York $6,589,927
6Port of Baltimore, Md. $6,467,165
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $3,594,684
8Port of Brunswick, Ga. $3,174,778
9Port of Newark $3,001,145
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,863,265

U.S. exports of Misc. machinery for moving, grading decreased 55.96 percent through February to $114.11 million

U.S. exports of Misc. machinery for moving, grading decreased 55.96 percent from $259.08 million to $114.11 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 304 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 167 for the last full year with a total value of $2.09 billion, a $732.11 million, 54.01 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Senegal, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Galveston, Texas, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Jacksonville, Fla. and No. 5 Port of New York.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Russia, No. 4 Argentina and No. 5 Peru. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Galveston, Texas.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $25,823,268
2Senegal $5,178,600
3Belgium $4,901,357
4Mexico $4,278,709
5India $4,203,226
6Australia $3,980,911
7Brazil $3,889,931
8The Netherlands $3,798,681
9Germany $3,641,517
10Russia $3,061,047

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $44,079,632
2DETROIT, MI $32,851,276
3BALTIMORE, MD $18,707,170
4TAMPA, FL $9,305,168
5BUFFALO, NY $8,641,974
6LAREDO, TX $8,320,326
7LOS ANGELES, CA $6,418,192
8PEMBINA, ND $5,584,478
9SAVANNAH, GA $4,781,136
10MIAMI, FL $3,306,968

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:

  • Port of Houston fell 70.35 percent compared to last year to $22.24 million.
  • Port of Galveston, Texas rose 111.29 percent compared to last year to $8.77 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 20.42 percent compared to last year to $6.93 million.
  • Port of Jacksonville, Fla. rose 345.83 percent compared to last year to $6.9 million.
  • Port of New York fell 16.26 percent compared to last year to $6.59 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 $7.7 million, 22.97 percent, (22.63 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Senegal increased $5.16 million, 24213 percent, (4.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Belgium increased $1.6 million, 48.56 percent, (4.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico decreased $81.64 million, 95.02 percent, (3.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 India increased $178,757, 4.44 percent, (3.68 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 38.9 percent of all these Misc. machinery for moving, grading exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $44.39 million of the $114.11 million total.

All totaled, 45.07 percent of all these Misc. machinery for moving, grading exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $51.43 million of the $114.11 million total