Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel

Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel, the No. 972 export by value totaled $2.08 million for the month of December, $23.14 million in 2019, and $26.97 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

RankCountry2019
1Canada$11.97 M
2Mexico$6.09 M
3Thailand$1.18 M
4China$406,308
5Italy$376,943
6Brazil$350,782
7Dominican Republic$336,665
8Bahamas$321,402
9South Korea$309,897
10United Kingdom$152,217
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U.S. exports of Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel decreased 14.20 percent through December 2019 to $23.14 million

U.S. exports of Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel decreased 14.20 percent from $26.97 million to $23.14 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 972 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 955 for the last full year with a total value of $26.97 million, a $32.57 million, 54.70 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 China and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 France, No. 4 United Kingdom 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 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $11,968,172
2Mexico $6,086,686
3Thailand $1,181,337
4China $406,308
5Italy $376,943
6Brazil $350,782
7Dominican Republic $336,665
8Bahamas $321,402
9South Korea $309,897
10United Kingdom $152,217

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $1,617,786
2Cleveland $682,638
3Detroit $661,544
4Buffalo $536,600
5Jacksonville/Tampa $356,758
6San Diego $275,256
7Atlanta/Savannah $243,326
8Great Falls, Mont. $243,094
9Los Angeles $200,935
10Pembina, N.D. $189,022

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five of 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 280.85 percent compared to last year to $4.78 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 92.15 percent compared to last year to $2.77 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 62.78 percent compared to last year to $2.55 million.
  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas rose 7.33 percent compared to last year to $2.36 million.
  • Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas fell 15.58 percent compared to last year to $1.12 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 $4.73 million, 65.43 percent, (51.71 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $5.07 million, 45.44 percent, (26.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Thailand decreased $26,735, 2.21 percent, (5.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $47,611, 10.49 percent, (1.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Italy increased $363,943, 2799.56 percent, (1.63 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.5 percent of all these Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $20.02 million of the $23.14 million total.

All totaled, 58.64 percent of all these Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $13.57 million of the $23.14 million total