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

Exports: Saws, drills and other hand tools

Saws, drills and other hand tools, the No. 195 export by value totaled $117.92 million for the month of October, $1.19 billion through October of 2018, and $1.33 billion 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$498.99 M
2Mexico$124.13 M
3Germany$71.93 M
4United Kingdom$40.12 M
5Australia$38.42 M
6France$34.89 M
7China$34.74 M
8Belgium$24.75 M
9Japan$22.03 M
10Brazil$18.33 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.19 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $219,723,845
2Port of Virginia $143,614,502
3Low-Valued Imports and Exports $69,507,891
4Port Laredo $68,487,663
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $57,159,893
6Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $51,927,847
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $51,593,773
8John F. Kennedy International Airport $35,885,390
9Port Everglades, Fla. $33,485,841
10Port of Long Beach $32,217,123

U.S. exports of Saws, drills and other hand tools increased 7.77 percent through October to $1.19 billion

U.S. exports of Saws, drills and other hand tools increased 7.77 percent from $1.11 billion to $1.19 billion through the first 10 months of 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 195 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 201 for the last full year with a total value of $1.33 billion, a $22.02 million, 1.69 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $498,993,142
2Mexico $124,134,846
3Germany $71,926,438
4United Kingdom $40,123,371
5Australia $38,416,357
6France $34,885,238
7China $34,738,308
8Belgium $24,745,378
9Japan $22,033,389
10Brazil $18,329,724

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $49,095,192
2Norfolk $34,569,286
3Laredo $20,716,711
4Pembina, N.D. $15,962,277
5Los Angeles $14,536,561
6Buffalo $14,111,561
7Miami $14,095,142
8Low Value Shipments $12,182,019
9New York City $12,008,200
10Houston $7,610,340

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 22.56 percent compared to last year to $219.72 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 0.24 percent compared to last year to $143.61 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 17.11 percent compared to last year to $69.51 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 30.59 percent compared to last year to $68.49 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 13.67 percent compared to last year to $57.16 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 $71.77 million, 16.8 percent, (41.88 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $12.85 million, 11.55 percent, (10.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Germany decreased $3.07 million, 4.1 percent, (6.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $6.29 million, 13.56 percent, (3.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Australia increased $4.18 million, 12.2 percent, (3.22 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 64.93 percent of all these Saws, drills and other hand tools exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $773.59 million of the $1.19 billion total.

All totaled, 46.88 percent of all these Saws, drills and other hand tools exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $558.49 million of the $1.19 billion total