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

Exports: Miscellaneous machines, parts

Miscellaneous machines, parts, the No. 38 export by value totaled $656.74 million for the month of March, $1.84 billion through March of 2019, and $7.48 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$294.22 M
2Canada$277.13 M
3Japan$233.92 M
4China$110.01 M
5Germany$57.71 M
6United Kingdom$49.48 M
7Australia$47.75 M
8Singapore$44.67 M
9Saudi Arabia$43.34 M
10France$41.47 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.84 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Charleston $175,570,293
2Port Laredo $133,282,783
3Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas $119,128,612
4Port of Houston $102,593,245
5Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $89,092,812
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $83,613,682
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $74,488,234
8Los Angeles International Airport $60,538,227
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $59,888,146
10Port of Everett, Wash. $53,951,783

U.S. exports of Miscellaneous machines, parts increased 4.31 percent through March to $1.84 billion

U.S. exports of Miscellaneous machines, parts increased 4.31 percent from $1.76 billion to $1.84 billion 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 38 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 38 for the last full year with a total value of $7.48 billion, a $175.33 million, 2.40 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 China and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 China and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $294,221,855
2Canada $277,134,014
3Japan $233,919,430
4China $110,010,883
5Germany $57,707,818
6United Kingdom $49,481,144
7Australia $47,754,752
8Singapore $44,669,399
9Saudi Arabia $43,342,493
10France $41,468,326

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $324,971,945
2Houston $239,756,576
3New York City $200,180,282
4Charleston $180,463,829
5Los Angeles $164,996,090
6Detroit $137,427,980
7Chicago $115,773,419
8Seattle $115,349,779
9Cleveland $92,451,570
10Miami $80,284,657

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 Charleston rose 27.62 percent compared to last year to $175.57 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 18.46 percent compared to last year to $133.28 million.
  • Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas rose 68.06 percent compared to last year to $119.13 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 14.19 percent compared to last year to $102.59 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 50.1 percent compared to last year to $89.09 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 $9.3 million, 3.06 percent, (16.03 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $32.1 million, 10.38 percent, (15.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan increased $48.58 million, 26.21 percent, (12.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $4.37 million, 3.82 percent, (5.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany decreased $12.41 million, 17.69 percent, (3.14 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 53.01 percent of all these Miscellaneous machines, parts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $972.99 million of the $1.84 billion total.

All totaled, 33.76 percent of all these Miscellaneous machines, parts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $619.67 million of the $1.84 billion total