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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc.

Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc., the No. 758 export by value totaled $7.65 million for the month of October, $78.22 million through October of 2018, and $80.04 million for all of 2017, 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$41.23 M
2Mexico$8.89 M
3Brazil$5.99 M
4South Korea$3.58 M
5China$2.46 M
6Malaysia$1.96 M
7Australia$1.81 M
8France$1.52 M
9The Netherlands$1.3 M
10South Africa$906,610
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $78.22 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1International Falls, Minn. $10,259,761
2Port Laredo $7,665,809
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $7,476,705
4Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $7,160,994
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $5,960,023
6Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $4,564,050
7Port Everglades, Fla. $3,521,342
8Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $3,110,381
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,828,128
10Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $2,517,982

U.S. exports of Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. increased 17.89 percent through October to $78.22 million

U.S. exports of Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. increased 17.89 percent from $66.35 million to $78.22 million 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 758 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 783 for the last full year with a total value of $80.04 million, a $11.09 million, 16.09 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 International Falls, Minn., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Australia and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 International Falls, Minn..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $41,225,016
2Mexico $8,889,846
3Brazil $5,993,041
4South Korea $3,578,316
5China $2,457,401
6Malaysia $1,960,794
7Australia $1,812,062
8France $1,516,070
9The Netherlands $1,297,742
10South Africa $906,610

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $1,763,442
2Detroit $1,498,642
3Buffalo $1,428,387
4Los Angeles $1,257,394
5Laredo $1,184,287
6Miami $1,172,742
7New York City $1,086,673
8Pembina, N.D. $672,634
9Duluth, Minn. $523,164
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $240,131

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:

  • International Falls, Minn. rose 123.3 percent compared to last year to $10.26 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 66.15 percent compared to last year to $7.67 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 13.01 percent compared to last year to $7.48 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 10.92 percent compared to last year to $7.16 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 28.17 percent compared to last year to $5.96 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 $205,383, 0.5 percent, (52.7 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $3.43 million, 62.94 percent, (11.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Brazil increased $797,976, 15.36 percent, (7.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 South Korea increased $3.49 million, 3754.32 percent, (4.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China increased $1.76 million, 253.69 percent, (3.14 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.44 percent of all these Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $62.14 million of the $78.22 million total.

All totaled, 49.25 percent of all these Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $38.52 million of the $78.22 million total