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 February 2019.

Exports: Plastic floor and wall coverings

Plastic floor and wall coverings, the No. 490 export by value totaled $23.53 million for the month of February, $46.95 million through February of 2019, and $304.14 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$27.74 M
2Mexico$3.09 M
3United Kingdom$2.8 M
4Germany$1.64 M
5Japan$758,198
6Saudi Arabia$720,119
7China$685,691
8Chile$667,269
9Hong Kong$607,818
10The Netherlands$559,881
Data loading...
January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $46.95 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $6,281,712
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $6,211,152
3Low-Valued Imports and Exports $3,938,081
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $3,234,711
5Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $3,096,935
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $3,083,667
7Port Laredo $2,356,685
8Port of New York $1,884,808
9John F. Kennedy International Airport $1,507,315
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $1,378,972

U.S. exports of Plastic floor and wall coverings decreased 7.18 percent through February to $46.95 million

U.S. exports of Plastic floor and wall coverings decreased 7.18 percent from $50.58 million to $46.95 million through the first two 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 490 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 471 for the last full year with a total value of $304.14 million, a $18.48 million, 5.73 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D..

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $27,736,586
2Mexico $3,089,687
3United Kingdom $2,801,862
4Germany $1,636,153
5Japan $758,198
6Saudi Arabia $720,119
7China $685,691
8Chile $667,269
9Hong Kong $607,818
10The Netherlands $559,881

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $18,563,392
2Buffalo $14,282,670
3New York City $8,660,664
4Pembina, N.D. $7,809,044
5Low Value Shipments $7,239,927
6Atlanta/Savannah $6,215,888
7Los Angeles $4,265,358
8Laredo $4,127,104
9Seattle $2,992,986
10Chicago $2,794,068

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:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 11.03 percent compared to last year to $6.28 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 12.38 percent compared to last year to $6.21 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 8.81 percent compared to last year to $3.94 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 5.34 percent compared to last year to $3.23 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 1.7 percent compared to last year to $3.1 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 decreased $194,626, 0.7 percent, (59.07 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $338,199, 9.87 percent, (6.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom increased $1.75 million, 166.28 percent, (5.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Germany decreased $118,140, 6.73 percent, (3.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan increased $78,086, 11.48 percent, (1.61 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.72 percent of all these Plastic floor and wall coverings exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $36.02 million of the $46.95 million total.

All totaled, 48.48 percent of all these Plastic floor and wall coverings exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $22.76 million of the $46.95 million total