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

Exports: Miscellaneous machines, parts

Miscellaneous machines, parts, the No. 36 export by value totaled $615.88 million for the month of July, $4.45 billion through July 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$735.59 M
2Canada$677.26 M
3Japan$541.41 M
4China$257.65 M
5Germany$138.85 M
6Russia$121.29 M
7United Kingdom$116.13 M
8Singapore$109.82 M
9United Arab Emirates$105.63 M
10Australia$97.4 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $4.45 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $394,909,819
2Port of Charleston $393,614,118
3Port Laredo $332,195,764
4Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas $268,814,923
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $191,285,251
6Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $182,935,886
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $154,132,160
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $149,653,929
9Port of New York $139,538,645
10Los Angeles International Airport $134,912,070

U.S. exports of Miscellaneous machines, parts increased 2.53 percent through July to $4.45 billion

U.S. exports of Miscellaneous machines, parts increased 2.53 percent from $4.34 billion to $4.45 billion through the first seven 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 36 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 35 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 July 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 Houston, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas 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 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $735,586,891
2Canada $677,261,096
3Japan $541,414,379
4China $257,651,740
5Germany $138,849,628
6Russia $121,288,137
7United Kingdom $116,132,679
8Singapore $109,823,079
9United Arab Emirates $105,630,353
10Australia $97,398,506

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 51.52 percent compared to last year to $394.91 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 13.47 percent compared to last year to $393.61 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 24.59 percent compared to last year to $332.2 million.
  • Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas rose 39.93 percent compared to last year to $268.81 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 12.44 percent compared to last year to $191.29 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 $28.39 million, 3.72 percent, (16.52 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $42.38 million, 5.89 percent, (15.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan increased $100.72 million, 22.86 percent, (12.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $31.98 million, 11.04 percent, (5.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany decreased $21.44 million, 13.37 percent, (3.12 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 52.8 percent of all these Miscellaneous machines, parts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $2.35 billion of the $4.45 billion total.

All totaled, 35.51 percent of all these Miscellaneous machines, parts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $1.58 billion of the $4.45 billion total