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

Exports: Newspapers, journals, periodicals

Newspapers, journals, periodicals, the No. 393 export by value totaled $42.42 million for the month of October, $390.86 million through October of 2018, and $482.57 million 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
1Canada$347.68 M
2Singapore$4.64 M
3United Kingdom$4.43 M
4Mexico$4.37 M
5The Netherlands$3.68 M
6Germany$2.85 M
7United Arab Emirates$2.27 M
8Indonesia$1.87 M
9Australia$1.84 M
10Switzerland$1.37 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $390.86 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $116,353,000
2Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $107,655,342
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $56,176,948
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $28,830,152
5Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $17,226,992
6John F. Kennedy International Airport $14,209,399
7Port of Newark $10,305,012
8Low-Valued Imports and Exports $5,690,488
9Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $5,143,691
10Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $4,606,007

U.S. exports of Newspapers, journals, periodicals decreased 2.77 percent through October to $390.86 million

U.S. exports of Newspapers, journals, periodicals decreased 2.77 percent from $401.99 million to $390.86 million 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 393 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 374 for the last full year with a total value of $482.57 million, a $54.04 million, 10.07 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Singapore, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $347,679,451
2Singapore $4,640,336
3United Kingdom $4,425,499
4Mexico $4,369,450
5The Netherlands $3,684,582
6Germany $2,852,711
7United Arab Emirates $2,266,729
8Indonesia $1,870,637
9Australia $1,844,611
10Switzerland $1,372,267

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Buffalo $22,419,502
2Pembina, N.D. $21,494,812
3Detroit $16,290,217
4New York City $5,353,301
5Seattle $3,996,523
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $1,615,099
7Low Value Shipments $1,033,311
8Laredo $792,400
9Philadelphia $462,937
10Norfolk $265,353

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:

  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 6.23 percent compared to last year to $116.35 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 2.32 percent compared to last year to $107.66 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 3.99 percent compared to last year to $56.18 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 34.12 percent compared to last year to $28.83 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 17.16 percent compared to last year to $17.23 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 Canada decreased $8.28 million, 2.33 percent, (88.95 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Singapore increased $1.98 million, 74.25 percent, (1.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom decreased $942,933, 17.56 percent, (1.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico decreased $1.58 million, 26.56 percent, (1.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 The Netherlands increased $622,702, 20.34 percent, (0.94 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.33 percent of all these Newspapers, journals, periodicals exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $364.8 million of the $390.86 million total.

All totaled, 83.47 percent of all these Newspapers, journals, periodicals exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $326.24 million of the $390.86 million total