Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through July 2019.

Exports: Pebbles, gravel

Pebbles, gravel, the No. 834 export by value totaled $4.35 million for the month of July, $34.32 million through July of 2019, and $58.39 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

Click on any of the countries in the chart below to gain access to the specific exports and imports between that country and (port), how it compares to other ports for trade with that country, how that trade has changed over time, and much more. Data available both by value and tonnage. Download data. If you are not a subscriber, you can learn more by clicking on the subscribe link.

Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$23.83 M
2Mexico$2.67 M
3Japan$1.46 M
4Bermuda$891,462
5China$660,089
6Trinidad and Tobago$639,930
7Nicaragua$513,390
8Germany$298,153
9Venezuela$288,137
10Guadeloupe$279,000
Data loading...
January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $34.32 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $5,976,579
2Port of Toledo, Ohio $4,386,400
3Low-Valued Imports and Exports $3,982,593
4Port of Wilmington, N.C. $2,188,024
5Port Laredo $1,777,867
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $1,489,956
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,275,970
8Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $1,216,540
9Port of Houston $1,092,047
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $946,924

U.S. exports of Pebbles, gravel increased 9.91 percent through July to $34.32 million

U.S. exports of Pebbles, gravel increased 9.91 percent from $31.23 million to $34.32 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 834 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 860 for the last full year with a total value of $58.39 million, a $10.04 million, 20.78 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Bermuda and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 2 Port of Toledo, Ohio, No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 Port of Wilmington, N.C. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Trinidad and Tobago and No. 5 Nicaragua. The leading gateways were No. 1 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 2 Port of Toledo, Ohio, No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $23,831,442
2Mexico $2,671,641
3Japan $1,461,732
4Bermuda $891,462
5China $660,089
6Trinidad and Tobago $639,930
7Nicaragua $513,390
8Germany $298,153
9Venezuela $288,137
10Guadeloupe $279,000

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Ogdensburg, N.Y. $3,632,909
2Detroit $2,693,992
3Seattle $1,822,678
4Laredo $1,616,722
5Wilmington $1,516,058
6Cleveland $1,343,900
7Low Value Shipments $752,690
8Miami $744,147
9Houston $500,752
10St. Albans, Vt. $440,135

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:

  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 956.65 percent compared to last year to $5.98 million.
  • Port of Toledo, Ohio rose 141.3 percent compared to last year to $4.39 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 23.01 percent compared to last year to $3.98 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, N.C. totaled $2.19 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Port Laredo rose 14.99 percent compared to last year to $1.78 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 $1.64 million, 7.37 percent, (69.44 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $10,610, 0.4 percent, (7.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan increased $1.03 million, 236.13 percent, (4.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Bermuda increased $558,568, 167.79 percent, (2.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China decreased $200,481, 23.3 percent, (1.92 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.01 percent of all these Pebbles, gravel exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $29.52 million of the $34.32 million total.

All totaled, 53.36 percent of all these Pebbles, gravel exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $18.31 million of the $34.32 million total