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 October 2018.

Exports: Power supplies, transformers

Power supplies, transformers, the No. 45 export by value totaled $553.92 million for the month of October, $5.28 billion through October of 2018, and $5.95 billion for all of 2017, 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
1Mexico$1.5 B
2Canada$999.76 M
3China$351.1 M
4Germany$250.15 M
5The Netherlands$223.85 M
6Hong Kong$170.35 M
7United Kingdom$140.43 M
8Japan$121.21 M
9South Korea$114.62 M
10Singapore$112.85 M
Data loading...
January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $5.28 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $486,451,787
2Chicago O’Hare International Airport $446,537,907
3El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $388,223,168
4John F. Kennedy International Airport $261,418,164
5Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $228,845,771
6Los Angeles International Airport $227,388,263
7Port of New Orleans $217,594,294
8Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $211,277,920
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $159,200,060
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $155,147,857

U.S. exports of Power supplies, transformers increased 6.85 percent through October to $5.28 billion

U.S. exports of Power supplies, transformers increased 6.85 percent from $4.94 billion to $5.28 billion through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 45 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 45 for the last full year with a total value of $5.95 billion, a $199.17 million, 3.46 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $1,503,333,558
2Canada $999,762,678
3China $351,097,503
4Germany $250,152,139
5The Netherlands $223,851,854
6Hong Kong $170,354,023
7United Kingdom $140,428,569
8Japan $121,205,821
9South Korea $114,615,783
10Singapore $112,847,257

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $118,142,554
2El Paso $89,432,898
3Chicago $83,157,537
4Detroit $75,706,178
5New York City $67,350,828
6Los Angeles $64,776,879
7Cleveland $46,274,420
8New Orleans $43,536,287
9Miami $42,650,582
10San Diego $39,059,585

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 4.87 percent compared to last year to $486.45 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 9.24 percent compared to last year to $446.54 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 25.65 percent compared to last year to $388.22 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 17.99 percent compared to last year to $261.42 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 12.91 percent compared to last year to $228.85 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 increased $117.63 million, 8.49 percent, (28.46 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $69.96 million, 7.52 percent, (18.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China increased $22.62 million, 6.89 percent, (6.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Germany increased $27.06 million, 12.13 percent, (4.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 The Netherlands increased $18.65 million, 9.09 percent, (4.24 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 63.01 percent of all these Power supplies, transformers exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $3.33 billion of the $5.28 billion total.

All totaled, 34.3 percent of all these Power supplies, transformers exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.81 billion of the $5.28 billion total