Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Exports: Miscellaneous machines, parts

Miscellaneous machines, parts, the No. 38 export by value totaled $583.1 million for the month of February, $1.23 billion through February of 2020, and $7.47 billion for all of 2019, 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$254.44 M
2Canada$209.79 M
3Japan$153.07 M
4China$60.78 M
5Germany$36.51 M
6United Kingdom$36.17 M
7Singapore$29.79 M
8The Netherlands$29.22 M
9France$26.05 M
10Brazil$25.41 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.23 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $108,032,026
2Port of Charleston $82,784,574
3Houston Int’l Airport $71,312,729
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $65,737,720
5Port of Houston $59,216,131
6John F. Kennedy International Airport $54,722,466
7Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $50,687,220
8Port of Everett, Wash. $45,733,007
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $45,009,101
10Port of New York $42,421,976

U.S. exports of Miscellaneous machines, parts increased 4.49 percent through February to $1.23 billion

U.S. exports of Miscellaneous machines, parts increased 4.49 percent from $1.18 billion to $1.23 billion through the first two months of 2020 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 February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 36 for the last full year with a total value of $7.47 billion, a $7.45 million, 0.10 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through February 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 Laredo, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Houston Int’l Airport, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Houston.

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 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Houston Int’l Airport and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $254,442,215
2Canada $209,794,337
3Japan $153,068,754
4China $60,783,345
5Germany $36,507,635
6United Kingdom $36,171,441
7Singapore $29,791,224
8The Netherlands $29,224,791
9France $26,046,490
10Brazil $25,410,325

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LAREDO, TX $162,073,168
2HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $139,174,734
3NEW YORK CITY, NY $103,572,844
4DETROIT, MI $84,754,296
5CHICAGO, IL $82,195,010
6CLEVELAND, OH $70,689,692
7LOS ANGELES, CA $70,526,694
8CHARLESTON, SC $67,903,550
9SEATTLE, WA $49,492,998
10EL PASO, TX $37,883,784

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:

  • Port Laredo rose 18.76 percent compared to last year to $108.03 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 30.49 percent compared to last year to $82.78 million.
  • Houston Int’l Airport fell 0.42 percent compared to last year to $71.31 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 80.75 percent compared to last year to $65.74 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 12.55 percent compared to last year to $59.22 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 increased $49.69 million, 24.27 percent, (20.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $36.26 million, 20.9 percent, (17.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan decreased $4.44 million, 2.82 percent, (12.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $9.14 million, 13.08 percent, (4.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $2.18 million, 6.35 percent, (2.96 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 58.02 percent of all these Miscellaneous machines, parts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $714.6 million of the $1.23 billion total.

All totaled, 31.43 percent of all these Miscellaneous machines, parts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $387.08 million of the $1.23 billion total