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

Exports: Misc. iron or steel household articles and parts

Misc. iron or steel household articles and parts, the No. 523 export by value totaled $25.11 million for the month of October, $223 million through October of 2018, and $248.67 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$105.92 M
2Mexico$15.49 M
3South Korea$14.09 M
4United Kingdom$8.91 M
5Philippines$7.89 M
6Japan$6.71 M
7China$6.63 M
8Australia$4.85 M
9Hong Kong$2.78 M
10United Arab Emirates$2.57 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $223 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Low-Valued Imports and Exports $50,023,229
2Port of Long Beach $24,434,927
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $18,534,638
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $15,368,180
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $13,258,861
6Port of Los Angeles $11,017,396
7Port of New York $10,449,114
8Port Laredo $8,646,430
9Port Miami $6,229,016
10Port Everglades, Fla. $5,763,190

U.S. exports of Misc. iron or steel household articles and parts increased 9.64 percent through October to $223 million

U.S. exports of Misc. iron or steel household articles and parts increased 9.64 percent from $203.39 million to $223 million through the first 10 months of 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 523 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 529 for the last full year with a total value of $248.67 million, a $5.16 million, 2.03 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Philippines. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $105,920,905
2Mexico $15,486,161
3South Korea $14,090,578
4United Kingdom $8,912,384
5Philippines $7,889,471
6Japan $6,705,740
7China $6,626,386
8Australia $4,848,228
9Hong Kong $2,776,601
10United Arab Emirates $2,568,520

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $9,867,730
2Low Value Shipments $8,846,498
3Detroit $5,433,469
4New York City $2,948,334
5Buffalo $2,130,765
6Miami $1,972,971
7Laredo $1,391,887
8Seattle $1,201,571
9Chicago $1,102,751
10Atlanta/Savannah $820,798

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 9.54 percent compared to last year to $50.02 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 31.27 percent compared to last year to $24.43 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 8.77 percent compared to last year to $18.53 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 14.22 percent compared to last year to $15.37 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 27.28 percent compared to last year to $13.26 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 $12.77 million, 13.71 percent, (47.5 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $2.33 million, 17.73 percent, (6.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 South Korea increased $3.66 million, 35.08 percent, (6.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom increased $1.31 million, 17.19 percent, (4 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Philippines decreased $58,707, 0.74 percent, (3.54 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 68.3 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 October of this year. That is equal to $152.3 million of the $223 million total.

All totaled, 54.54 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 October of this year. That is equal to $121.62 million of the $223 million total