Total Trade: $10.09 million
|1||Port of New York||$1,948,250|
|2||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$1,857,199|
|4||Los Angeles International Airport||$796,408|
|5||Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich.||$593,934|
|6||Miami International Airport||$560,329|
|7||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$391,242|
|8||Port of Houston||$383,185|
|9||Port of Los Angeles||$363,693|
|10||Port of Long Beach||$234,303|
U.S. exports of Steel ingots decreased 33.24 percent through February to $10.09 million
U.S. exports of Steel ingots decreased 33.24 percent from $15.12 million to $10.09 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 808 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 740 for the last full year with a total value of $76.51 million, a $13.96 million, 15.43 percent decrease from the 2017 total.
Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Russia, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Poland. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Costa Rica and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of New York.
January – February 2019
|4||New York City||$3,040,754|
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:
- Port of New York rose 149.37 percent compared to last year to $1.95 million.
- Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 33.98 percent compared to last year to $1.86 million.
- Port Laredo fell 36.66 percent compared to last year to $1.18 million.
- Los Angeles International Airport rose 124.44 percent compared to last year to $796,408.
- Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 83.16 percent compared to last year to $593,934.
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 $4.02 million, 59.21 percent, (27.45 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $1.88 million, 55.18 percent, (15.15 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Russia increased $1.09 million, 19626 percent, (10.9 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Brazil increased $409,180, 166.81 percent, (6.49 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Poland increased $309,065, 110.93 percent, (5.82 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 65.81 percent of all these Steel ingots exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $6.64 million of the $10.09 million total.
All totaled, 63.21 percent of all these Steel ingots exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $6.38 million of the $10.09 million total