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

Exports: Office machines

Office machines, the No. 575 export by value totaled $23.62 million for the month of October, $183.03 million through October of 2018, and $221.2 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$48.76 M
2Mexico$37.66 M
3Germany$14.11 M
4United Kingdom$9.35 M
5Australia$6.63 M
6Japan$4.71 M
7Colombia$3.44 M
8Hong Kong$3.41 M
9Argentina$2.91 M
10The Netherlands$2.82 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $183.03 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $30,280,144
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $12,740,622
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $12,322,519
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $9,986,685
5Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $8,728,854
6Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $7,704,348
7Port of Charleston $6,663,550
8Miami International Airport $6,577,622
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $6,007,041
10Port of Houston $5,478,105

U.S. exports of Office machines decreased 0.53 percent through October to $183.03 million

U.S. exports of Office machines decreased 0.53 percent from $184.02 million to $183.03 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 575 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 550 for the last full year with a total value of $221.2 million, a $9.54 million, 4.14 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $48,760,478
2Mexico $37,655,285
3Germany $14,109,115
4United Kingdom $9,347,871
5Australia $6,630,799
6Japan $4,710,935
7Colombia $3,438,215
8Hong Kong $3,406,838
9Argentina $2,907,284
10The Netherlands $2,820,110

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $4,419,701
2Miami $4,240,006
3New York City $2,401,521
4Chicago $2,001,824
5Charleston $1,889,647
6Seattle $1,619,555
7Los Angeles $1,512,830
8Laredo $1,410,950
9Low Value Shipments $1,069,227
10Buffalo $1,029,810

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 Laredo rose 126.17 percent compared to last year to $30.28 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 37.08 percent compared to last year to $12.74 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 41.35 percent compared to last year to $12.32 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 17.84 percent compared to last year to $9.99 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 23.42 percent compared to last year to $8.73 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 increased $3.41 million, 7.51 percent, (26.64 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $18.36 million, 95.13 percent, (20.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Germany increased $4.65 million, 49.21 percent, (7.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $6.06 million, 39.34 percent, (5.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Australia increased $979,483, 17.33 percent, (3.62 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 63.65 percent of all these Office machines exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $116.5 million of the $183.03 million total.

All totaled, 40.46 percent of all these Office machines exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $74.06 million of the $183.03 million total