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

Exports: Miscellaneous machinery

Miscellaneous machinery, the No. 228 export by value totaled $93.81 million for the month of August, $745.69 million through August of 2019, and $990.18 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
1China$306.07 M
2Belgium$140.29 M
3Taiwan$71.01 M
4Norway$36.16 M
5South Korea$32.14 M
6Canada$15.76 M
7Singapore$15.71 M
8Mexico$15.55 M
9France$13.25 M
10Luxembourg$10.21 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $745.69 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1John F. Kennedy International Airport $268,611,118
2Port of New Orleans $173,306,852
3Port of New York $106,019,819
4Port of Long Beach $26,945,222
5Port of Los Angeles $24,378,779
6Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $20,863,767
7Chicago O’Hare International Airport $16,830,812
8Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $16,683,389
9Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $11,798,603
10Port Laredo $11,111,177

U.S. exports of Miscellaneous machinery increased 4.42 percent through August to $745.69 million

U.S. exports of Miscellaneous machinery increased 4.42 percent from $714.13 million to $745.69 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 228 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 251 for the last full year with a total value of $990.18 million, a $35.99 million, 3.77 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Norway and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Miami International Airport, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $306,065,049
2Belgium $140,293,495
3Taiwan $71,009,924
4Norway $36,161,998
5South Korea $32,141,883
6Canada $15,755,525
7Singapore $15,706,850
8Mexico $15,552,970
9France $13,252,482
10Luxembourg $10,212,326

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $117,399,675
2New Orleans $70,529,359
3Miami $22,157,135
4Cleveland $21,575,500
5Atlanta/Savannah $20,093,827
6Los Angeles $15,823,839
7Norfolk $7,443,186
8Chicago $5,001,936
9Buffalo $3,953,307
10Great Falls, Mont. $2,808,122

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:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 0.74 percent compared to last year to $268.61 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 10.71 percent compared to last year to $173.31 million.
  • Port of New York rose 174.52 percent compared to last year to $106.02 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 89.96 percent compared to last year to $26.95 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 58.81 percent compared to last year to $24.38 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 China increased $146.06 million, 91.29 percent, (41.04 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Belgium increased $38.82 million, 38.26 percent, (18.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Taiwan decreased $17.87 million, 20.1 percent, (9.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Norway increased $2.89 million, 8.69 percent, (4.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 South Korea decreased $5.06 million, 13.6 percent, (4.31 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.54 percent of all these Miscellaneous machinery exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $585.67 million of the $745.69 million total.

All totaled, 80.36 percent of all these Miscellaneous machinery exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $599.26 million of the $745.69 million total