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

Exports: Scales, balances

Scales, balances, the No. 1028 export by value totaled $979,516 for the month of July, $9.17 million through July of 2019, and $16.86 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$3.76 M
2Mexico$1.36 M
3China$712,163
4United Kingdom$505,640
5United Arab Emirates$309,411
6Peru$249,010
7Costa Rica$208,508
8The Netherlands$159,687
9Argentina$159,101
10Germany$140,905
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U.S. exports of Scales, balances decreased 5.01 percent through July to $9.17 million

U.S. exports of Scales, balances decreased 5.01 percent from $9.66 million to $9.17 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 1028 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1027 for the last full year with a total value of $16.86 million, a $1.45 million, 9.40 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 United Arab Emirates. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

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

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $3,756,052
2Mexico $1,356,949
3China $712,163
4United Kingdom $505,640
5United Arab Emirates $309,411
6Peru $249,010
7Costa Rica $208,508
8The Netherlands $159,687
9Argentina $159,101
10Germany $140,905

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $1,258,344
2Buffalo $744,957
3Laredo $563,252
4Miami $539,456
5Cleveland $435,257
6Low Value Shipments $372,499
7New York City $296,916
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $280,323
9Los Angeles $213,856
10Chicago $157,002

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:

  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 199.47 percent compared to last year to $1.32 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 12.61 percent compared to last year to $788,427.
  • Port Laredo fell 26.85 percent compared to last year to $730,122.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 20.99 percent compared to last year to $673,140.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 47.82 percent compared to last year to $620,060.

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 $1.02 million, 21.28 percent, (40.94 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $136,417, 11.18 percent, (14.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China decreased $4,938, 0.69 percent, (7.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $24,204, 4.57 percent, (5.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Arab Emirates increased $291,061, 1586.16 percent, (3.37 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.38 percent of all these Scales, balances exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $6.64 million of the $9.17 million total.

All totaled, 45.04 percent of all these Scales, balances exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $4.13 million of the $9.17 million total