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

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

Railway or tramway freight cars, not self-propelld, the No. 424 export by value totaled $37.98 million for the month of December, $407.62 million through December of 2018, and $545.68 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$255.71 M
2Mexico$142.97 M
3Venezuela$6.01 M
4Peru$923,808
5Colombia$904,935
6Panama$472,578
7Saudi Arabia$466,397
8Switzerland$69,029
9British Virgin Islands$36,700
10Japan$36,305
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U.S. exports of Railway or tramway freight cars, not self-propelld decreased 25.30 percent through December to $407.62 million

U.S. exports of Railway or tramway freight cars, not self-propelld decreased 25.30 percent from $545.68 million to $407.62 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 424 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 354 for the last full year with a total value of $545.68 million, a $30.66 million, 5.95 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Venezuela, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 Colombia. 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..

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

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $255,708,528
2Mexico $142,973,878
3Venezuela $6,009,837
4Peru $923,808
5Colombia $904,935
6Panama $472,578
7Saudi Arabia $466,397
8Switzerland $69,029
9British Virgin Islands $36,700
10Japan $36,305

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DULUTH, MN $63,888,472
2LAREDO, TX $48,915,104
3PEMBINA, ND $39,863,404
4DETROIT, MI $21,823,642
5BUFFALO, NY $11,967,516
6SEATTLE, WA $10,944,728
7NORFOLK, VA $5,792,090
8CLEVELAND, OH $4,906,088
9MIAMI, FL $4,123,894
10HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $1,847,616

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas rose 113.42 percent compared to last year to $110.15 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. fell 65.24 percent compared to last year to $80.03 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 43.78 percent compared to last year to $50.45 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 28.18 percent compared to last year to $48.99 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 241.89 percent compared to last year to $28.45 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 decreased $198.11 million, 43.65 percent, (62.73 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $60.97 million, 74.35 percent, (35.08 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Venezuela increased $5.7 million, 1842.55 percent, (1.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Peru increased $69,462, 8.13 percent, (0.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Colombia decreased $3.4 million, 78.98 percent, (0.22 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.73 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 December of this year. That is equal to $406.52 million of the $407.62 million total.

All totaled, 78.03 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 December of this year. That is equal to $318.07 million of the $407.62 million total