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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through July 2019.

Exports: Optical telescopes, astrological instuments, parts

Optical telescopes, astrological instuments, parts, the No. 536 export by value totaled $14.38 million for the month of July, $139.61 million through July of 2019, and $250.66 million for all of 2018, 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
1Australia$27.59 M
2Saudi Arabia$25.23 M
3Canada$13.21 M
4Chile$10.74 M
5Germany$5.48 M
6The Netherlands$4.59 M
7Italy$3.42 M
8Japan$2.85 M
9Qatar$2.81 M
10France$2.66 M
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U.S. exports of Optical telescopes, astrological instuments, parts increased 14.94 percent through July to $139.61 million

U.S. exports of Optical telescopes, astrological instuments, parts increased 14.94 percent from $121.46 million to $139.61 million through the first seven months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 536 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 579 for the last full year with a total value of $250.66 million, a $41.34 million, 19.75 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Australia, No. 2 Saudi Arabia, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Boston’s Logan International Airport, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Wilmington, N.C..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Australia, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Saudi Arabia, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 United Arab Emirates. The leading gateways were No. 1 Boston’s Logan International Airport, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Australia $27,586,398
2Saudi Arabia $25,229,245
3Canada $13,205,089
4Chile $10,737,308
5Germany $5,475,024
6The Netherlands $4,586,579
7Italy $3,419,636
8Japan $2,845,300
9Qatar $2,805,365
10France $2,659,472

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $25,455,383
2Baltimore $24,711,768
3Boston $22,114,518
4New Orleans $8,644,032
5Los Angeles $4,461,869
6Cleveland $3,325,750
7Washington, D.C. $2,463,585
8San Francisco $2,235,563
9Philadelphia $2,169,879
10Chicago $1,925,456

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 131.85 percent compared to last year to $30.42 million.
  • Boston’s Logan International Airport fell 36.06 percent compared to last year to $24.08 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 2.39 percent compared to last year to $12.14 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 510.65 percent compared to last year to $7.1 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, N.C. rose 252071 percent compared to last year to $7.03 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 Australia decreased $5.58 million, 16.82 percent, (19.76 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Saudi Arabia increased $15.65 million, 163.44 percent, (18.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada increased $879,291, 7.13 percent, (9.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Chile increased $5 million, 86.99 percent, (7.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $2.62 million, 91.9 percent, (3.92 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 58.9 percent of all these Optical telescopes, astrological instuments, parts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $82.23 million of the $139.61 million total.

All totaled, 57.86 percent of all these Optical telescopes, astrological instuments, parts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $80.77 million of the $139.61 million total