Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: TVs, computer monitors

TVs, computer monitors, the No. 75 export by value totaled $228.16 million for the month of December, $4.21 billion in 2019, and $4.56 billion 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
1Mexico$2.13 B
2Canada$1.05 B
3Germany$118.52 M
4United Kingdom$82.29 M
5China$52.77 M
6Brazil$46.73 M
7The Netherlands$41.91 M
8France$41.89 M
9Australia$40.94 M
10Japan$40.44 M
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U.S. exports of TVs, computer monitors decreased 7.53 percent through December 2019 to $4.21 billion

U.S. exports of TVs, computer monitors decreased 7.53 percent from $4.56 billion to $4.21 billion in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 75 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 71 for the last full year with a total value of $4.56 billion, a $240.69 million, 5.02 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 China and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $2,131,614,457
2Canada $1,047,585,400
3Germany $118,520,303
4United Kingdom $82,288,197
5China $52,768,113
6Brazil $46,725,448
7The Netherlands $41,906,598
8France $41,887,748
9Australia $40,938,587
10Japan $40,442,660

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $345,072,042
2Detroit $234,134,073
3El Paso $218,427,645
4San Diego $114,594,123
5Miami $93,918,156
6Seattle $83,758,429
7Los Angeles $50,388,507
8Phoenix/Nogales $37,828,801
9Great Falls, Mont. $31,244,179
10Cleveland $25,726,185

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas fell 1.61 percent compared to last year to $720.25 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas rose 25.3 percent compared to last year to $656.55 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 4.91 percent compared to last year to $471.55 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. fell 6.29 percent compared to last year to $340.12 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 46.6 percent compared to last year to $292.13 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 $257.83 million, 10.79 percent, (50.57 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $70.52 million, 6.31 percent, (24.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Germany increased $45.93 million, 63.28 percent, (2.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $20.1 million, 19.63 percent, (1.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China decreased $22.08 million, 29.5 percent, (1.25 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 81.45 percent of all these TVs, computer monitors exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $3.43 billion of the $4.21 billion total.

All totaled, 58.85 percent of all these TVs, computer monitors exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $2.48 billion of the $4.21 billion total