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

Exports: Miscellaneous aluminum articles

Miscellaneous aluminum articles, the No. 202 export by value totaled $109.85 million for the month of August, $875.36 million through August of 2019, and $1.35 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

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$317.61 M
2Canada$115.8 M
3France$53.83 M
4China$44.54 M
5Japan$38.87 M
6United Kingdom$37.27 M
7Singapore$29.55 M
8Germany$22.76 M
9South Korea$22.12 M
10The Netherlands$18.86 M
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U.S. exports of Miscellaneous aluminum articles decreased 7.09 percent through August to $875.36 million

U.S. exports of Miscellaneous aluminum articles decreased 7.09 percent from $942.2 million to $875.36 million through the first eight 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 202 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 196 for the last full year with a total value of $1.35 billion, a $43.9 million, 3.36 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 France, No. 4 China and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 China and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif..

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $317,606,181
2Canada $115,803,297
3France $53,825,468
4China $44,539,926
5Japan $38,865,793
6United Kingdom $37,268,303
7Singapore $29,552,251
8Germany $22,756,378
9South Korea $22,124,334
10The Netherlands $18,860,794

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $66,470,298
2Los Angeles $56,491,190
3San Diego $45,206,890
4El Paso $29,944,884
5New York City $24,226,467
6Detroit $20,012,489
7Chicago $17,702,246
8Miami $16,704,856
9Cleveland $15,969,713
10New Orleans $14,118,179

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 17.96 percent compared to last year to $86.71 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas fell 3.05 percent compared to last year to $62.9 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 2.28 percent compared to last year to $62.89 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 3.97 percent compared to last year to $51.61 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 12.18 percent compared to last year to $46.18 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 Mexico decreased $27.48 million, 7.96 percent, (36.28 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $25.19 million, 17.86 percent, (13.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 France increased $12.47 million, 30.16 percent, (6.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $3.2 million, 6.71 percent, (5.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan decreased $16.43 million, 29.72 percent, (4.44 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.19 percent of all these Miscellaneous aluminum articles exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $570.64 million of the $875.36 million total.

All totaled, 35.45 percent of all these Miscellaneous aluminum articles exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $310.3 million of the $875.36 million total