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

Exports: Stainless steel wire

Stainless steel wire, the No. 643 export by value totaled $11.38 million for the month of February, $23.11 million through February of 2019, and $151.05 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
1Mexico$10.02 M
2Canada$2.91 M
3Costa Rica$2.42 M
4Ireland$2.12 M
5China$1.01 M
6Denmark$773,041
7Malaysia$359,703
8India$279,472
9United Kingdom$256,759
10Germany$256,160
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $23.11 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $3,365,759
2Port Laredo $2,269,421
3Port of New Orleans $2,075,743
4El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $1,799,464
5Miami International Airport $1,692,244
6Brownsville International Bridges $1,606,632
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,598,164
8Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $1,006,616
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $680,781
10Port of Newark $642,899

U.S. exports of Stainless steel wire decreased 6.78 percent through February to $23.11 million

U.S. exports of Stainless steel wire decreased 6.78 percent from $24.79 million to $23.11 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 643 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 628 for the last full year with a total value of $151.05 million, a $8.72 million, 6.13 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Costa Rica, No. 4 Ireland and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Miami International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Ireland, No. 4 Costa Rica and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $10,019,953
2Canada $2,906,361
3Costa Rica $2,417,395
4Ireland $2,122,189
5China $1,011,435
6Denmark $773,041
7Malaysia $359,703
8India $279,472
9United Kingdom $256,759
10Germany $256,160

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $8,710,808
2San Diego $6,560,278
3New Orleans $5,060,223
4Detroit $4,804,902
5El Paso $4,052,779
6New York City $3,217,166
7Chicago $1,901,380
8Buffalo $1,770,490
9Los Angeles $1,564,974
10Miami $1,352,037

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:

  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 5.27 percent compared to last year to $3.37 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 19.84 percent compared to last year to $2.27 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 4.29 percent compared to last year to $2.08 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas fell 27.64 percent compared to last year to $1.8 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 500.97 percent compared to last year to $1.69 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 decreased $842,162, 7.75 percent, (43.36 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $2.22 million, 43.27 percent, (12.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Costa Rica increased $1.2 million, 98.41 percent, (10.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Ireland decreased $31,456, 1.46 percent, (9.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China decreased $152,191, 13.08 percent, (4.38 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.96 percent of all these Stainless steel wire exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $18.48 million of the $23.11 million total.

All totaled, 48.48 percent of all these Stainless steel wire exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $11.2 million of the $23.11 million total