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 December 2018.

Exports: Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc.

Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc., the No. 764 export by value totaled $5.76 million for the month of December, $92.24 million through December 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

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$50.74 M
2Mexico$9.44 M
3Brazil$6.04 M
4South Korea$3.6 M
5China$3.28 M
6Australia$1.98 M
7Malaysia$1.97 M
8Singapore$1.56 M
9France$1.52 M
10The Netherlands$1.3 M
Data loading...
January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $92.24 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1International Falls, Minn. $13,498,236
2Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $8,925,647
3Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $8,747,242
4Port Laredo $8,026,404
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $5,960,023
6Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $5,461,199
7Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $3,923,156
8Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $3,612,547
9Port Everglades, Fla. $3,608,006
10Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $2,719,084

U.S. exports of Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. increased 15.24 percent through December to $92.24 million

U.S. exports of Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. increased 15.24 percent from $80.04 million to $92.24 million in 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 764 through December 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 December 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 Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Port Laredo 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $50,742,745
2Mexico $9,442,234
3Brazil $6,036,772
4South Korea $3,599,284
5China $3,279,095
6Australia $1,981,863
7Malaysia $1,973,939
8Singapore $1,559,551
9France $1,518,770
10The Netherlands $1,304,371

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DETROIT, MI $5,366,514
2DULUTH, MN $4,083,678
3BUFFALO, NY $4,078,794
4SEATTLE, WA $3,908,322
5LAREDO, TX $3,039,580
6LOS ANGELES, CA $2,844,604
7PEMBINA, ND $2,716,202
8MIAMI, FL $2,585,160
9NEW YORK CITY, NY $2,314,094
10SAVANNAH, GA $1,160,680

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • International Falls, Minn. rose 139.68 percent compared to last year to $13.5 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 10.33 percent compared to last year to $8.93 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 21.37 percent compared to last year to $8.75 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 21.56 percent compared to last year to $8.03 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 27.37 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 $2.8 million, 5.84 percent, (55.01 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $1.85 million, 24.42 percent, (10.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Brazil increased $342,134, 6.01 percent, (6.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 South Korea increased $3.51 million, 3776.91 percent, (3.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China increased $2.33 million, 245.43 percent, (3.55 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.25 percent of all these Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $73.1 million of the $92.24 million total.

All totaled, 48.96 percent of all these Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $45.16 million of the $92.24 million total