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

Exports: Newspapers, journals, periodicals

Newspapers, journals, periodicals, the No. 393 export by value totaled $39.93 million for the month of December, $468.84 million through December 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$416.13 M
2United Kingdom$5.63 M
3Mexico$5.19 M
4Singapore$5.18 M
5The Netherlands$4.36 M
6Germany$4.17 M
7United Arab Emirates$2.69 M
8Indonesia$2.4 M
9Australia$2.36 M
10Switzerland$1.57 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $468.84 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $140,096,566
2Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $126,855,868
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $66,606,161
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $34,749,675
5Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $20,130,417
6John F. Kennedy International Airport $16,686,807
7Port of Newark $12,225,483
8Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $7,785,174
9Low-Valued Imports and Exports $6,733,846
10Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $6,059,254

U.S. exports of Newspapers, journals, periodicals decreased 2.84 percent through December to $468.84 million

U.S. exports of Newspapers, journals, periodicals decreased 2.84 percent from $482.57 million to $468.84 million in 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 December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 375 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 December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Singapore 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 The Netherlands and No. 5 Germany. 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $416,130,835
2United Kingdom $5,630,189
3Mexico $5,185,427
4Singapore $5,175,531
5The Netherlands $4,356,579
6Germany $4,167,923
7United Arab Emirates $2,691,148
8Indonesia $2,401,593
9Australia $2,357,791
10Switzerland $1,567,467

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1BUFFALO, NY $70,543,228
2PEMBINA, ND $66,115,784
3DETROIT, MI $48,128,374
4NEW YORK CITY, NY $15,537,128
5SEATTLE, WA $10,956,598
6OGDENSBURG, NY $4,832,662
7LOW VALUE $3,102,784
8LAREDO, TX $2,173,648
9PHILADELPHIA, PA $2,144,374
10BOSTON, MA $1,105,572

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 6.03 percent compared to last year to $140.1 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 3.49 percent compared to last year to $126.86 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 0.71 percent compared to last year to $66.61 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 30.71 percent compared to last year to $34.75 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 20.01 percent compared to last year to $20.13 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 $10 million, 2.35 percent, (88.76 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 United Kingdom decreased $1.16 million, 17.13 percent, (1.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $1.76 million, 25.37 percent, (1.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Singapore increased $2.09 million, 67.75 percent, (1.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 The Netherlands increased $135,062, 3.2 percent, (0.93 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.1 percent of all these Newspapers, journals, periodicals exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $436.48 million of the $468.84 million total.

All totaled, 82.85 percent of all these Newspapers, journals, periodicals exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $388.44 million of the $468.84 million total