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

Exports: Navigational equipment

Navigational equipment, the No. 127 export by value totaled $230.81 million for the month of October, $2.08 billion through October of 2018, and $2.74 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
1Mexico$368.67 M
2Canada$332.01 M
3Saudi Arabia$221.34 M
4Qatar$147.54 M
5Japan$114.78 M
6China$87.14 M
7United Kingdom$85.53 M
8Germany$82.69 M
9Oman$77.27 M
10The Netherlands$63.73 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.08 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Baltimore, Md. $254,826,933
2Port Laredo $225,831,752
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $174,236,396
4Port of Wilmington, Dela. $173,453,291
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $122,664,066
6Los Angeles International Airport $92,191,459
7Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $87,619,049
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $76,709,043
9Port of New Orleans $69,219,057
10John F. Kennedy International Airport $68,632,811

U.S. exports of Navigational equipment increased 0.76 percent through October to $2.08 billion

U.S. exports of Navigational equipment increased 0.76 percent from $2.06 billion to $2.08 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 127 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 122 for the last full year with a total value of $2.74 billion, a $448.05 million, 19.57 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Saudi Arabia, No. 4 Qatar and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Wilmington, Dela. and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Saudi Arabia, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Kuwait. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Boston.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $368,666,401
2Canada $332,005,357
3Saudi Arabia $221,342,071
4Qatar $147,538,062
5Japan $114,780,155
6China $87,138,349
7United Kingdom $85,534,484
8Germany $82,693,694
9Oman $77,269,438
10The Netherlands $63,729,962

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $55,626,334
2Detroit $43,330,605
3Chicago $42,520,614
4Baltimore $30,903,151
5Philadelphia $29,184,465
6Los Angeles $20,605,217
7New York City $15,901,316
8New Orleans $12,359,181
9Cleveland $11,775,496
10Miami $11,490,840

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 Baltimore, Md. fell 27.75 percent compared to last year to $254.83 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 12.87 percent compared to last year to $225.83 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 14.69 percent compared to last year to $174.24 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, Dela. totaled $173.45 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 14.83 percent compared to last year to $122.66 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 $21.72 million, 6.26 percent, (17.73 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $16.22 million, 4.66 percent, (15.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Saudi Arabia decreased $74.94 million, 25.29 percent, (10.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Qatar increased $147.08 million, 32365 percent, (7.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan decreased $61.47 million, 34.88 percent, (5.52 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 56.95 percent of all these Navigational equipment exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.18 billion of the $2.08 billion total.

All totaled, 45.73 percent of all these Navigational equipment exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $951.01 million of the $2.08 billion total