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

Exports: Percussion caps, detenating fuses

Percussion caps, detenating fuses, the No. 468 export by value totaled $37.03 million for the month of July, $188.35 million through July of 2019, and $322.27 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
1Mexico$48.44 M
2Canada$29.84 M
3China$17.51 M
4Saudi Arabia$14.35 M
5Germany$8.73 M
6Japan$7.52 M
7Australia$6.8 M
8Thailand$6.35 M
9France$4.9 M
10Taiwan$4.35 M
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U.S. exports of Percussion caps, detenating fuses increased 2.39 percent through July to $188.35 million

U.S. exports of Percussion caps, detenating fuses increased 2.39 percent from $183.95 million to $188.35 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 468 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 480 for the last full year with a total value of $322.27 million, a $18.17 million, 5.34 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Saudi Arabia and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 2 Port of Wilmington, N.C., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Brownsville International Bridges and No. 5 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 China and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. and No. 5 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $48,442,930
2Canada $29,841,554
3China $17,507,752
4Saudi Arabia $14,345,427
5Germany $8,727,439
6Japan $7,523,824
7Australia $6,799,243
8Thailand $6,354,031
9France $4,896,411
10Taiwan $4,345,477

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $30,925,300
2Laredo $22,309,334
3New York City $7,043,485
4Houston $5,203,489
5San Diego $4,659,849
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $4,112,564
7Chicago $3,931,487
8Wilmington $3,441,077
9Great Falls, Mont. $3,204,052
10Miami $2,889,112

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:

  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 13.23 percent compared to last year to $30.84 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, N.C. rose 204.29 percent compared to last year to $18.03 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 3.44 percent compared to last year to $13.8 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 69.33 percent compared to last year to $13.8 million.
  • Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas rose 26.34 percent compared to last year to $13.55 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 Mexico decreased $3.76 million, 7.2 percent, (25.72 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $5.68 million, 15.99 percent, (15.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China increased $5.42 million, 44.88 percent, (9.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Saudi Arabia increased $12.43 million, 649.68 percent, (7.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $3.48 million, 66.29 percent, (4.63 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 63.11 percent of all these Percussion caps, detenating fuses exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $118.87 million of the $188.35 million total.

All totaled, 47.8 percent of all these Percussion caps, detenating fuses exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $90.02 million of the $188.35 million total