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

Exports: Molding boxes for metal foundries

Molding boxes for metal foundries, the No. 248 export by value totaled $90.69 million for the month of June, $429.66 million through June of 2020, and $912.67 million 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$263.64 M
2Canada$80.8 M
3China$21.01 M
4Germany$7.12 M
5Malaysia$6.41 M
6Ireland$3.36 M
7United Kingdom$3.21 M
8Austria$2.68 M
9Brazil$2.64 M
10Dominican Republic$2.45 M
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U.S. exports of Molding boxes for metal foundries decreased 6.78 percent through June to $429.66 million

U.S. exports of Molding boxes for metal foundries decreased 6.78 percent from $460.92 million to $429.66 million through the first six 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 248 through June among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 260 for the last full year with a total value of $912.67 million, a $147.68 million, 13.93 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through June of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz..

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first six months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 4.05 percent compared to last year to $116.93 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. fell 1 percent compared to last year to $36.55 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 5.81 percent compared to last year to $34.52 million.
  • Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. rose 21.76 percent compared to last year to $24.86 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 19.89 percent compared to last year to $21.03 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 from No. 1 Mexico decreased $22.49 million, 7.86 percent, (61.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 2 Canada increased $2.36 million, 3.01 percent, (18.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 3 China increased $6.06 million, 40.52 percent, (4.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 4 Germany decreased $2.53 million, 26.18 percent, (1.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 5 Malaysia increased $3.06 million, 91.72 percent, (1.49 percent market share).

All totaled, 88.21 percent of all these Molding boxes for metal foundries exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through June of this year. That is equal to $378.99 million of the $429.66 million total.

All totaled, 54.44 percent of all these Molding boxes for metal foundries exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through June of this year. That is equal to $233.88 million of the $429.66 million total