Total Trade: $45.89 million
|1||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$8,020,049|
|3||Port of New York||$5,005,121|
|4||Brownsville International Bridges||$3,328,736|
|5||Port of Virginia||$2,878,292|
|6||Los Angeles International Airport||$2,542,904|
|7||Miami International Airport||$2,442,622|
|8||Port of Los Angeles||$2,036,441|
|9||Port of Long Beach||$1,956,710|
|10||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$1,679,969|
U.S. exports of Steel ingots decreased 25.66 percent through September to $45.89 million
U.S. exports of Steel ingots decreased 25.66 percent from $61.74 million to $45.89 million through the first nine 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 824 through September among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 781 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 September of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Brownsville International Bridges and No. 5 Port of Virginia.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Austria and No. 5 Brazil. 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 – September 2019
|4||New York City||$3,040,754|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first nine months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 47.33 percent compared to last year to $8.02 million.
- Port Laredo fell 12.79 percent compared to last year to $5.65 million.
- Port of New York rose 15.76 percent compared to last year to $5.01 million.
- Brownsville International Bridges fell 21.25 percent compared to last year to $3.33 million.
- Port of Virginia fell 39.75 percent compared to last year to $2.88 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 $12.17 million, 51.95 percent, (24.54 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $1.64 million, 14.36 percent, (21.28 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 China decreased $1.49 million, 33.06 percent, (6.58 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Brazil decreased $154,065, 5.71 percent, (5.54 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $1.04 million, 73.26 percent, (5.38 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 63.32 percent of all these Steel ingots exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through September of this year. That is equal to $29.06 million of the $45.89 million total.
All totaled, 54.22 percent of all these Steel ingots exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through September of this year. That is equal to $24.88 million of the $45.89 million total