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

Exports: Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames

Ship's derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames, the No. 350 export by value totaled $65.54 million for the month of November, $512.83 million through November of 2019, and $576.23 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$136.72 M
2Mexico$46.24 M
3India$23.93 M
4Chile$20.81 M
5United Kingdom$19.59 M
6The Netherlands$18.87 M
7Singapore$18.77 M
8China$18.17 M
9Australia$18.11 M
10Germany$17.95 M
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January – November 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $512.83 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $79,779,350
2Port of Baltimore, Md. $34,999,563
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $25,257,359
4Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $23,448,200
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $22,619,296
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $22,333,997
7Port Laredo $21,068,840
8Port of Los Angeles $18,922,193
9Port of Wilmington, N.C. $17,681,320
10Port of Port Lavaca, Texas $14,500,000

U.S. exports of Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames decreased 3.08 percent through November to $512.83 million

U.S. exports of Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames decreased 3.08 percent from $529.15 million to $512.83 million through the first 11 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 350 through November among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 354 for the last full year with a total value of $576.23 million, a $59.32 million, 11.48 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through November of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 India, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. 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 Singapore. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Wilmington, N.C., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

January – November 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $136,715,236
2Mexico $46,238,919
3India $23,925,819
4Chile $20,806,493
5United Kingdom $19,587,766
6The Netherlands $18,865,129
7Singapore $18,772,459
8China $18,172,098
9Australia $18,110,115
10Germany $17,954,011

January – November 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $25,304,297
2Wilmington $14,784,094
3Seattle $14,108,106
4Los Angeles $14,095,000
5Laredo $13,737,950
6Baltimore $11,747,207
7Detroit $10,588,173
8Great Falls, Mont. $10,184,541
9Buffalo $9,323,303
10Pembina, N.D. $8,548,855

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 11 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 27.29 percent compared to last year to $79.78 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 18.16 percent compared to last year to $35 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 59.62 percent compared to last year to $25.26 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 25.99 percent compared to last year to $23.45 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 38.92 percent compared to last year to $22.62 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 decreased $29.41 million, 17.7 percent, (26.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $20.73 million, 30.95 percent, (9.02 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 India increased $17.27 million, 259.39 percent, (4.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Chile increased $8.84 million, 73.92 percent, (4.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $2.43 million, 11.05 percent, (3.82 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 48.22 percent of all these Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through November of this year. That is equal to $247.27 million of the $512.83 million total.

All totaled, 36.29 percent of all these Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through November of this year. That is equal to $186.1 million of the $512.83 million total