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

Exports: Self-propelled heavy construction machinery

Self-propelled heavy construction machinery, the No. 78 export by value totaled $311.85 million for the month of February, $666.44 million through February of 2019, and $5.15 billion 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$369.57 M
2Australia$48.68 M
3Mexico$35.78 M
4Belgium$30.43 M
5Germany$18.35 M
6Italy$14.22 M
7Chile$12.02 M
8Peru$10.14 M
9Japan$8.2 M
10Czech Republic$7.43 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $666.44 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $84,505,864
2Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $83,872,295
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $62,623,383
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $45,903,986
5Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. $43,850,774
6Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $35,314,318
7Port of Baltimore, Md. $29,231,735
8Port of Houston $27,737,364
9Port of Charleston $25,919,083
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $19,917,646

U.S. exports of Self-propelled heavy construction machinery increased 1.07 percent through February to $666.44 million

U.S. exports of Self-propelled heavy construction machinery increased 1.07 percent from $659.41 million to $666.44 million through the first two 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 78 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 76 for the last full year with a total value of $5.15 billion, a $675.99 million, 15.11 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D., No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $369,568,218
2Australia $48,678,101
3Mexico $35,780,615
4Belgium $30,434,472
5Germany $18,350,487
6Italy $14,218,670
7Chile $12,022,718
8Peru $10,144,304
9Japan $8,200,424
10Czech Republic $7,425,775

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Pembina, N.D. $319,778,933
2Detroit $172,660,203
3Houston $139,298,563
4Seattle $127,013,381
5Atlanta/Savannah $118,590,546
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $92,728,400
7Baltimore $76,347,080
8Buffalo $71,700,023
9Laredo $58,910,109
10New York City $44,379,141

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:

  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 29.36 percent compared to last year to $84.51 million.
  • Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. rose 35.04 percent compared to last year to $83.87 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 17.5 percent compared to last year to $62.62 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 6.97 percent compared to last year to $45.9 million.
  • Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. rose 126.77 percent compared to last year to $43.85 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 $38.91 million, 11.77 percent, (55.45 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Australia decreased $2.66 million, 5.19 percent, (7.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico increased $3.46 million, 10.69 percent, (5.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Belgium decreased $30,682, 0.1 percent, (4.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $548,021, 3.08 percent, (2.75 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.45 percent of all these Self-propelled heavy construction machinery exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $502.81 million of the $666.44 million total.

All totaled, 48.13 percent of all these Self-propelled heavy construction machinery exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $320.76 million of the $666.44 million total