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

Exports: Railway or tramway freight cars, not self-propelld

Railway or tramway freight cars, not self-propelld, the No. 254 export by value totaled $168.59 million for the month of July, $555.03 million through July of 2019, and $407.62 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$446.4 M
2Mexico$107.91 M
3Peru$615,872
4Colombia$77,275
5Japan$28,299
6Australia$0
7Germany$0
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U.S. exports of Railway or tramway freight cars, not self-propelld increased 128.95 percent through July to $555.03 million

U.S. exports of Railway or tramway freight cars, not self-propelld increased 128.95 percent from $242.42 million to $555.03 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 254 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 418 for the last full year with a total value of $407.62 million, a $138.06 million, 25.30 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Peru, No. 4 Colombia and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 International Falls, Minn. and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Venezuela, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 Panama. The leading gateways were No. 1 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 International Falls, Minn., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $446,404,457
2Mexico $107,905,125
3Peru $615,872
4Colombia $77,275
5Japan $28,299
6British Virgin Islands $0
7Switzerland $0
8Saudi Arabia $0
9Panama $0
10Taiwan $0

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $33,425,085
2Duluth, Minn. $33,232,510
3Pembina, N.D. $20,946,002
4Buffalo $18,154,063
5Detroit $17,783,580
6Seattle $5,502,244
7Norfolk $2,896,045
8Cleveland $2,453,044
9Miami $2,061,947
10Houston $923,808

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:

  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 1669.55 percent compared to last year to $145.67 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 641.94 percent compared to last year to $135.33 million.
  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas rose 32.26 percent compared to last year to $94.91 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. rose 62.7 percent compared to last year to $93.68 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 149.19 percent compared to last year to $29.66 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 $297.63 million, 200.05 percent, (80.43 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $20.72 million, 23.76 percent, (19.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Peru decreased $307,936, 33.33 percent, (0.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Colombia increased $77,275, 0 percent, (0.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan increased $28,299, 0 percent, (0.01 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 100 percent of all these Railway or tramway freight cars, not self-propelld exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $555.03 million of the $555.03 million total.

All totaled, 89.95 percent of all these Railway or tramway freight cars, not self-propelld exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $499.25 million of the $555.03 million total