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

Exports: Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel

Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel, the No. 950 export by value totaled $1.96 million for the month of October, $23.9 million through October of 2018, and $59.54 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
1Mexico$10.51 M
2Canada$6.54 M
3United Kingdom$1.5 M
4France$1.15 M
5Thailand$974,862
6China$449,140
7Poland$308,269
8Angola$284,755
9Algeria$283,344
10Egypt$198,521
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U.S. exports of Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel decreased 42.52 percent through October to $23.9 million

U.S. exports of Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel decreased 42.52 percent from $41.58 million to $23.9 million 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 950 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 867 for the last full year with a total value of $59.54 million, a $38.08 million, 177.50 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 France and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Turkey, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Costa Rica and No. 5 Egypt. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $10,510,522
2Canada $6,537,430
3United Kingdom $1,502,310
4France $1,150,428
5Thailand $974,862
6China $449,140
7Poland $308,269
8Angola $284,755
9Algeria $283,344
10Egypt $198,521

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $1,067,787
2Buffalo $300,899
3Detroit $294,003
4Atlanta/Savannah $234,537
5Great Falls, Mont. $200,596
6San Diego $179,552
7Pembina, N.D. $134,524
8Chicago $123,319
9Seattle $82,015
10Low Value Shipments $61,748

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:

  • Port Laredo rose 1439.92 percent compared to last year to $6.67 million.
  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas rose 44.38 percent compared to last year to $1.9 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 82.6 percent compared to last year to $1.81 million.
  • Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas rose 14207 percent compared to last year to $1.24 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 50.46 percent compared to last year to $1.22 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 Mexico increased $6.03 million, 134.34 percent, (43.98 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $7.74 million, 54.21 percent, (27.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom increased $1.47 million, 4096.51 percent, (6.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 France increased $1.06 million, 1238.14 percent, (4.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Thailand increased $965,313, 10109 percent, (4.08 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.52 percent of all these Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $20.68 million of the $23.9 million total.

All totaled, 53.71 percent of all these Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $12.84 million of the $23.9 million total