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

Exports: Misc. iron or steel structures and parts

Misc. iron or steel structures and parts, the No. 222 export by value totaled $121.26 million for the month of October, $1.04 billion through October of 2018, and $1.15 billion 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$510.72 M
2Mexico$126.85 M
3Japan$39.24 M
4Panama$30.67 M
5Bahamas$22.66 M
6Cameroon$22.66 M
7Australia$17.57 M
8Saudi Arabia$13.18 M
9United Kingdom$13.14 M
10Chile$10.03 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.04 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $84,329,507
2Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $77,130,320
3Port Laredo $76,022,390
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $73,601,637
5Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $66,406,753
6Port of New York $57,469,278
7Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $42,709,984
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $37,566,841
9Port of Houston $35,801,636
10Port of Newark $33,222,089

U.S. exports of Misc. iron or steel structures and parts increased 9.59 percent through October to $1.04 billion

U.S. exports of Misc. iron or steel structures and parts increased 9.59 percent from $948 million to $1.04 billion 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 222 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 227 for the last full year with a total value of $1.15 billion, a $23.99 million, 2.04 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Panama and No. 5 Bahamas. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Turkey, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 Bahamas. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $510,723,001
2Mexico $126,846,631
3Japan $39,235,479
4Panama $30,674,016
5Bahamas $22,663,522
6Cameroon $22,661,699
7Australia $17,570,378
8Saudi Arabia $13,176,477
9United Kingdom $13,143,766
10Chile $10,026,935

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $28,543,858
2Detroit $23,447,880
3Pembina, N.D. $16,012,364
4Laredo $15,631,925
5Miami $10,406,886
6Buffalo $9,963,105
7Seattle $8,503,077
8Los Angeles $6,811,657
9Great Falls, Mont. $6,105,224
10San Diego $5,914,420

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:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 10.06 percent compared to last year to $84.33 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 17.7 percent compared to last year to $77.13 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 5.05 percent compared to last year to $76.02 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 16.61 percent compared to last year to $73.6 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 18.43 percent compared to last year to $66.41 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 increased $65.78 million, 14.78 percent, (49.16 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $2.06 million, 1.6 percent, (12.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan increased $29.37 million, 297.9 percent, (3.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Panama increased $23.04 million, 301.68 percent, (2.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Bahamas increased $2.31 million, 11.33 percent, (2.18 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.28 percent of all these Misc. iron or steel structures and parts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $730.14 million of the $1.04 billion total.

All totaled, 36.34 percent of all these Misc. iron or steel structures and parts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $377.49 million of the $1.04 billion total