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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Motor vehicle chassis

Motor vehicle chassis, the No. 218 export by value totaled $158.71 million for the month of October, $1.07 billion through October of 2018, and $1.07 billion for all of 2017, 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
1The Netherlands$836.27 M
2Canada$67.97 M
3Russia$50.86 M
4Malaysia$15.67 M
5Brazil$12.52 M
6Thailand$10.71 M
7Mexico$9.94 M
8Australia$9.85 M
9China$5.88 M
10India$5.62 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.07 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $851,745,949
2Port of Charleston $88,963,826
3Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $12,284,432
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $10,463,921
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $8,739,454
6Raymond Border Crossing, Mont. $8,310,528
7Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $7,534,951
8Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $7,496,961
9Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $6,302,121
10Port of Long Beach $6,011,734

U.S. exports of Motor vehicle chassis increased 13.33 percent through October to $1.07 billion

U.S. exports of Motor vehicle chassis increased 13.33 percent from $946.51 million to $1.07 billion through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 218 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 228 for the last full year with a total value of $1.07 billion, a $136.28 million, 14.62 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Russia, No. 4 Malaysia and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Russia, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $836,270,107
2Canada $67,972,048
3Russia $50,862,737
4Malaysia $15,667,772
5Brazil $12,522,094
6Thailand $10,713,464
7Mexico $9,938,130
8Australia $9,851,765
9China $5,884,533
10India $5,621,704

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $178,227,467
2Charleston $15,946,741
3Great Falls, Mont. $6,598,534
4Pembina, N.D. $4,002,135
5Buffalo $3,852,939
6Detroit $3,572,820
7Los Angeles $2,139,433
8Seattle $1,619,335
9Jacksonville/Tampa $1,540,577
10New York City $1,368,956

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 22.43 percent compared to last year to $851.75 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 5.86 percent compared to last year to $88.96 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 55.45 percent compared to last year to $12.28 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 16.79 percent compared to last year to $10.46 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 73.28 percent compared to last year to $8.74 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 The Netherlands increased $124.04 million, 17.42 percent, (77.96 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $10.85 million, 19 percent, (6.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Russia increased $6.56 million, 14.81 percent, (4.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Malaysia increased $4.78 million, 43.93 percent, (1.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Brazil increased $7.76 million, 163.01 percent, (1.17 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91.66 percent of all these Motor vehicle chassis exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $983.29 million of the $1.07 billion total.

All totaled, 90.63 percent of all these Motor vehicle chassis exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $972.2 million of the $1.07 billion total