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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through December 2018.

Exports: TVs, computer monitors

TVs, computer monitors, the No. 71 export by value totaled $324.56 million for the month of December, $4.56 billion through December of 2018, and $4.8 billion for all of 2017, 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$2.39 B
2Canada$1.12 B
3United Kingdom$102.39 M
4China$74.84 M
5Germany$72.59 M
6Brazil$60.53 M
7Hong Kong$56.72 M
8France$40.6 M
9The Netherlands$40.35 M
10Japan$40.25 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $4.56 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $732,059,679
2Port Laredo $547,047,360
3Pharr International Bridge in Texas $523,958,591
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $449,500,546
5Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $362,964,988
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $227,282,448
7Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $149,495,597
8Miami International Airport $119,472,317
9Port Everglades, Fla. $109,748,775
10San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz. $104,223,083

U.S. exports of TVs, computer monitors decreased 5.02 percent through December to $4.56 billion

U.S. exports of TVs, computer monitors decreased 5.02 percent from $4.8 billion to $4.56 billion in 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 71 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 59 for the last full year with a total value of $4.8 billion, a $229.79 million, 5.03 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this 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..

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 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $2,389,447,782
2Canada $1,118,100,752
3United Kingdom $102,387,455
4China $74,844,952
5Germany $72,588,920
6Brazil $60,532,020
7Hong Kong $56,720,513
8France $40,604,800
9The Netherlands $40,350,102
10Japan $40,249,794

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LAREDO, TX $508,963,644
2DETROIT, MI $330,597,960
3EL PASO, TX $320,464,056
4SAN DIEGO, CA $165,790,466
5MIAMI, FL $133,511,364
6SEATTLE, WA $94,104,752
7LOS ANGELES, CA $74,987,708
8NOGALES, AZ $52,861,072
9GREAT FALLS, MT $47,359,220
10CLEVELAND, OH $39,421,186

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas fell 8.4 percent compared to last year to $732.06 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 9.49 percent compared to last year to $547.05 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas fell 16.78 percent compared to last year to $523.96 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 15.85 percent compared to last year to $449.5 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 5.03 percent compared to last year to $362.96 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 $274.6 million, 10.31 percent, (52.42 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $22.78 million, 2 percent, (24.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom increased $225,619, 0.22 percent, (2.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China increased $776,932, 1.05 percent, (1.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $5.46 million, 8.13 percent, (1.59 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.43 percent of all these TVs, computer monitors exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $3.76 billion of the $4.56 billion total.

All totaled, 57.38 percent of all these TVs, computer monitors exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $2.62 billion of the $4.56 billion total