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

Exports: Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc.

Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc., the No. 714 export by value totaled $10.25 million for the month of March, $26.34 million through March of 2019, and $92.24 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
1Canada$16.58 M
2Saudi Arabia$3.14 M
3Mexico$1.3 M
4Australia$799,201
5Germany$741,332
6Singapore$680,814
7Taiwan$486,758
8United Arab Emirates$480,821
9South Africa$426,770
10China$417,440
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $26.34 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1International Falls, Minn. $5,697,364
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $3,767,734
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $3,557,664
4Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $2,142,721
5Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $1,986,361
6Port Laredo $1,132,832
7Chicago O’Hare International Airport $1,038,074
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $924,741
9Port of Houston $734,578
10Port of Virginia $725,476

U.S. exports of Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. increased 34.69 percent through March to $26.34 million

U.S. exports of Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. increased 34.69 percent from $19.55 million to $26.34 million through the first three 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 714 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 781 for the last full year with a total value of $92.24 million, a $12.2 million, 15.24 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Saudi Arabia, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Australia and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 International Falls, Minn., No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. 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 Brazil, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 International Falls, Minn., No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $16,575,601
2Saudi Arabia $3,135,000
3Mexico $1,300,610
4Australia $799,201
5Germany $741,332
6Singapore $680,814
7Taiwan $486,758
8United Arab Emirates $480,821
9South Africa $426,770
10China $417,440

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $3,794,854
2Duluth, Minn. $3,766,892
3Pembina, N.D. $3,071,657
4Buffalo $2,325,536
5Seattle $2,032,228
6Los Angeles $1,930,359
7Laredo $1,559,694
8Miami $1,531,616
9Houston $1,436,917
10New York City $1,230,015

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • International Falls, Minn. rose 562.39 percent compared to last year to $5.7 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 1162.17 percent compared to last year to $3.77 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 81.51 percent compared to last year to $3.56 million.
  • Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. rose 280.04 percent compared to last year to $2.14 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 128.07 percent compared to last year to $1.99 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 $7.09 million, 74.74 percent, (62.94 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Saudi Arabia increased $3.13 million, 44743 percent, (11.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $971,549, 42.76 percent, (4.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Australia decreased $87,021, 9.82 percent, (3.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $216,454, 41.24 percent, (2.81 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.63 percent of all these Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $22.55 million of the $26.34 million total.

All totaled, 65.13 percent of all these Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $17.15 million of the $26.34 million total