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

Exports: Miscellaneous machinery

Miscellaneous machinery, the No. 285 export by value totaled $72.29 million for the month of February, $127.73 million through February 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
1Taiwan$27.86 M
2Belgium$25.98 M
3China$20.43 M
4South Korea$7.62 M
5Norway$6.92 M
6Canada$4.9 M
7South Africa$4.15 M
8Bahrain$3.24 M
9Japan$2.77 M
10Germany$2.67 M
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U.S. exports of Miscellaneous machinery decreased 20.68 percent through February to $127.73 million

U.S. exports of Miscellaneous machinery decreased 20.68 percent from $161.03 million to $127.73 million through the first two 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 285 through February 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 February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Taiwan, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 China, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Norway. 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 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 South Korea. 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 – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Taiwan $27,864,249
2Belgium $25,977,551
3China $20,430,215
4South Korea $7,617,799
5Norway $6,921,621
6Canada $4,900,299
7South Africa $4,149,957
8Bahrain $3,242,875
9Japan $2,765,825
10Germany $2,666,735

January – February 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 two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 29.56 percent compared to last year to $45.04 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 3.61 percent compared to last year to $35.64 million.
  • Port of New York rose 80.62 percent compared to last year to $12.88 million.
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport rose 26.86 percent compared to last year to $4.69 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 84.01 percent compared to last year to $4.55 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 Taiwan increased $18.79 million, 207.15 percent, (21.81 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Belgium decreased $176,318, 0.67 percent, (20.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China decreased $20.19 million, 49.71 percent, (15.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 South Korea decreased $2.02 million, 20.97 percent, (5.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Norway decreased $1.74 million, 20.08 percent, (5.42 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 69.53 percent of all these Miscellaneous machinery exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $88.81 million of the $127.73 million total.

All totaled, 80.48 percent of all these Miscellaneous machinery exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $102.8 million of the $127.73 million total