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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2019.

Exports: Misc. stainless steel bars, rods

Misc. stainless steel bars, rods, the No. 428 export by value totaled $39.22 million for the month of March, $95.72 million through March of 2019, and $363.55 million 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

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$21.73 M
2China$14.28 M
3Mexico$11.58 M
4France$6.12 M
5Belgium$4.75 M
6United Kingdom$3.56 M
7Brazil$3 M
8Argentina$2.85 M
9Germany$2.8 M
10South Korea$2.48 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $95.72 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of New York $13,540,424
2Port of Long Beach $7,190,788
3Port of Chester, Penn. $7,038,656
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $6,384,113
5Port Laredo $4,439,672
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $4,341,321
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $3,916,471
8Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. $3,756,201
9Port of Los Angeles $3,620,944
10Port Everglades, Fla. $2,847,835

U.S. exports of Misc. stainless steel bars, rods increased 3.89 percent through March to $95.72 million

U.S. exports of Misc. stainless steel bars, rods increased 3.89 percent from $92.14 million to $95.72 million through the first three months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 428 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 442 for the last full year with a total value of $363.55 million, a $5.72 million, 1.55 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 France and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Chester, Penn., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 France and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Port of Chester, Penn., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $21,729,182
2China $14,276,797
3Mexico $11,579,011
4France $6,119,077
5Belgium $4,752,920
6United Kingdom $3,561,398
7Brazil $2,997,090
8Argentina $2,845,381
9Germany $2,804,581
10South Korea $2,479,285

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $22,325,220
2Los Angeles $15,179,873
3Laredo $9,685,105
4Philadelphia $8,965,841
5Buffalo $7,023,155
6Detroit $5,988,560
7Miami $4,145,215
8Low Value Shipments $3,476,068
9San Diego $2,677,854
10Seattle $2,564,460

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of New York fell 3.7 percent compared to last year to $13.54 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 22.72 percent compared to last year to $7.19 million.
  • Port of Chester, Penn. rose 19.83 percent compared to last year to $7.04 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 23.46 percent compared to last year to $6.38 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 34.13 percent compared to last year to $4.44 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 decreased $147,543, 0.67 percent, (22.7 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 China increased $810,686, 6.02 percent, (14.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $497,834, 4.12 percent, (12.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 France increased $819,432, 15.46 percent, (6.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Belgium increased $1.87 million, 65 percent, (4.97 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 61.07 percent of all these Misc. stainless steel bars, rods exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $58.46 million of the $95.72 million total.

All totaled, 40.32 percent of all these Misc. stainless steel bars, rods exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $38.59 million of the $95.72 million total