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

Exports: Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc.

Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc., the No. 729 export by value totaled $7.87 million for the month of July, $59.11 million through July 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$36.05 M
2Mexico$4.39 M
3Saudi Arabia$3.87 M
4China$3.5 M
5Singapore$1.88 M
6Australia$1.71 M
7Austria$1 M
8South Africa$814,104
9Germany$798,613
10Taiwan$525,960
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $59.11 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1International Falls, Minn. $9,965,064
2Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $8,263,863
3Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $6,065,328
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $4,072,480
5Port Laredo $3,788,005
6Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $3,354,952
7Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $3,292,258
8Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,503,811
9Port of Houston $2,058,053
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,911,518

U.S. exports of Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. increased 14.63 percent through July to $59.11 million

U.S. exports of Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. increased 14.63 percent from $51.57 million to $59.11 million through the first seven 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 729 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 766 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 July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Saudi Arabia, No. 4 China and No. 5 Singapore. 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 of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Malaysia and No. 5 The Netherlands. 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $36,054,077
2Mexico $4,394,619
3Saudi Arabia $3,873,855
4China $3,502,877
5Singapore $1,875,673
6Australia $1,708,602
7Austria $1,001,493
8South Africa $814,104
9Germany $798,613
10Taiwan $525,960

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • International Falls, Minn. rose 81.96 percent compared to last year to $9.97 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 35.54 percent compared to last year to $8.26 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 50.06 percent compared to last year to $6.07 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 670.65 percent compared to last year to $4.07 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 43.46 percent compared to last year to $3.79 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 $8.42 million, 30.47 percent, (60.99 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $2.99 million, 40.47 percent, (7.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Saudi Arabia increased $3.86 million, 21553 percent, (6.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China increased $2.87 million, 456.1 percent, (5.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Singapore increased $1.71 million, 1006.1 percent, (3.17 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.08 percent of all these Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $49.7 million of the $59.11 million total.

All totaled, 54.39 percent of all these Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $32.15 million of the $59.11 million total