Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Exports: Phototypesetting, composing machines

Phototypesetting, composing machines, the No. 731 export by value totaled $7.94 million for the month of February, $15.17 million through February of 2020, and $106.81 million for all of 2019, 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$3.19 M
2Mexico$2.55 M
3Germany$1.18 M
4Japan$802,646
5Singapore$731,260
6India$625,219
7Belgium$543,855
8The Netherlands$427,050
9China$422,653
10Colombia$369,867
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $15.17 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $1,447,235
2Chicago O’Hare International Airport $1,312,110
3Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $880,311
4Miami Int’l Airport $866,117
5Port of New York $787,870
6Port Everglades, Fla. $785,659
7Port Miami $723,551
8Seattle-Tacoma International Airport $603,765
9Port of Boston $577,800
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $518,627

U.S. exports of Phototypesetting, composing machines decreased 8.03 percent through February to $15.17 million

U.S. exports of Phototypesetting, composing machines decreased 8.03 percent from $16.5 million to $15.17 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 731 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 708 for the last full year with a total value of $106.81 million, a $30.72 million, 22.34 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Singapore. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Miami Int’l Airport and No. 5 Port of New York.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Dominican Republic and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Miami Int’l Airport, No. 3 Port Miami, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $3,186,148
2Mexico $2,550,771
3Germany $1,182,828
4Japan $802,646
5Singapore $731,260
6India $625,219
7Belgium $543,855
8The Netherlands $427,050
9China $422,653
10Colombia $369,867

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1MIAMI, FL $6,930,852
2LAREDO, TX $2,398,318
3DETROIT, MI $1,949,634
4CHICAGO, IL $1,839,036
5NEW YORK CITY, NY $1,600,596
6NORFOLK, VA $1,293,148
7OGDENSBURG, NY $1,080,290
8CLEVELAND, OH $677,676
9NEW ORLEANS, LA $589,272
10LOS ANGELES, CA $533,662

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 5.34 percent compared to last year to $1.45 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 239.67 percent compared to last year to $1.31 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio fell 22.35 percent compared to last year to $880,311.
  • Miami Int’l Airport fell 7.35 percent compared to last year to $866,117.
  • Port of New York rose 5.15 percent compared to last year to $787,870.

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 $1.86 million, 36.86 percent, (21 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $49,024, 1.89 percent, (16.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Germany increased $1.01 million, 590.54 percent, (7.8 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $372,696, 86.68 percent, (5.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Singapore increased $659,279, 915.91 percent, (4.82 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 55.71 percent of all these Phototypesetting, composing machines exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $8.45 million of the $15.17 million total.

All totaled, 34.89 percent of all these Phototypesetting, composing machines exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $5.29 million of the $15.17 million total