Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

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

Railway or tramway freight cars, not self-propelld, the No. 279 export by value totaled $50.54 million for the month of February, $131.56 million through February of 2020, and $1.03 billion for all of 2019, 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$110.28 M
2Mexico$21.28 M
3Spain$0
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $131.56 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1International Falls, Minn. $39,797,837
2Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $30,140,654
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $21,161,374
4Eagle Pass $18,767,670
5Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $11,115,665
6Sault Ste Marie International Bridge, Mich. $3,996,232
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $2,087,917
8Port Laredo $1,285,689
9Brownsville International Bridges $1,231,437
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $1,132,271

U.S. exports of Railway or tramway freight cars, not self-propelld increased 29.46 percent through February to $131.56 million

U.S. exports of Railway or tramway freight cars, not self-propelld increased 29.46 percent from $101.63 million to $131.56 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 279 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 322 for the last full year with a total value of $1.03 billion, a $620.08 million, 152.12 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Panama, No. 4 Colombia and No. 5 Peru. The leading gateways were No. 1 International Falls, Minn., No. 2 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Eagle Pass 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 Colombia, No. 4 Panama and No. 5 Peru. The leading gateways were No. 1 International Falls, Minn., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Eagle Pass and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $110,278,262
2Mexico $21,284,796
3Panama $0
4Colombia $0
5Peru $0
6Brazil $0
7France $0
8Japan $0

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DULUTH, MN $125,677,174
2BUFFALO, NY $30,643,362
3DETROIT, MI $17,336,974
4CLEVELAND, OH $8,825,730
5LAREDO, TX $6,632,344
6GREAT FALLS, MT $5,158,708
7PEMBINA, ND $3,043,182
8NEW YORK CITY, NY $305,112
9ST. ALBANS, VT $0
10SAVANNAH, GA $0

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • International Falls, Minn. rose 136.08 percent compared to last year to $39.8 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 73.68 percent compared to last year to $30.14 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 21.92 percent compared to last year to $21.16 million.
  • Eagle Pass fell 24.95 percent compared to last year to $18.77 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 30061 percent compared to last year to $11.12 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 $39.37 million, 55.53 percent, (83.82 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $9.36 million, 30.54 percent, (16.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Colombia decreased $77,275, 100 percent, (0 percent market share).

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 February of this year. That is equal to $131.56 million of the $131.56 million total.

All totaled, 91.96 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 February of this year. That is equal to $120.98 million of the $131.56 million total