Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Misc. raw materials for industrial manufacturing

Misc. raw materials for industrial manufacturing, the No. 139 export by value totaled $166.69 million for the month of December, $2.18 billion in 2019, and $2.15 billion 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

RankCountry2019
1Canada$489.65 M
2Mexico$350.02 M
3The Netherlands$115.5 M
4Ireland$112.74 M
5Germany$95.1 M
6China$76.7 M
7Russia$72.24 M
8Poland$64.61 M
9Japan$64.06 M
10United Kingdom$63.17 M
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U.S. exports of Misc. raw materials for industrial manufacturing increased 0.98 percent through December 2019 to $2.18 billion

U.S. exports of Misc. raw materials for industrial manufacturing increased 0.98 percent from $2.15 billion to $2.18 billion in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 139 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 141 for the last full year with a total value of $2.15 billion, a $20.41 million, 0.96 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Ireland and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, 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 Ireland, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $489,650,865
2Mexico $350,023,201
3The Netherlands $115,499,730
4Ireland $112,738,165
5Germany $95,098,241
6China $76,701,874
7Russia $72,236,040
8Poland $64,606,286
9Japan $64,056,556
10United Kingdom $63,168,881

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $129,118,374
2Laredo $81,834,981
3Detroit $63,698,953
4Buffalo $61,634,414
5Los Angeles $61,601,575
6Miami $39,438,793
7Chicago $39,298,437
8Norfolk $28,538,950
9Ogdensburg, N.Y. $23,369,124
10Seattle $22,491,047

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five of 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of New York rose 10.14 percent compared to last year to $351.5 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 15.07 percent compared to last year to $273.08 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 17.76 percent compared to last year to $245.14 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 3.23 percent compared to last year to $156.09 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 51.76 percent compared to last year to $131.37 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 $8.45 million, 1.76 percent, (22.5 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $46.49 million, 15.32 percent, (16.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 The Netherlands increased $12.16 million, 11.76 percent, (5.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Ireland decreased $11.59 million, 9.32 percent, (5.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $31.43 million, 49.37 percent, (4.37 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 53.45 percent of all these Misc. raw materials for industrial manufacturing exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $1.16 billion of the $2.18 billion total.

All totaled, 53.18 percent of all these Misc. raw materials for industrial manufacturing exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $1.16 billion of the $2.18 billion total