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

Exports: Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts

Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts, the No. 179 export by value totaled $153.17 million for the month of October, $1.32 billion through October of 2018, and $1.77 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
1Afghanistan$426.21 M
2Japan$148.67 M
3South Korea$117.22 M
4Canada$104.53 M
5Brazil$83.36 M
6Israel$70.94 M
7Saudi Arabia$68 M
8Egypt$64.59 M
9Morocco$50.04 M
10Algeria$35.91 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.32 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Wilmington, Dela. $382,528,128
2Port of Wilmington, N.C. $84,992,372
3Port of Philadelphia $75,439,133
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $71,444,091
5Port of Long Beach $68,481,000
6Port Hueneme, Calif. $67,893,089
7Port of Newark $65,120,773
8Port of Beaumont, Texas $52,095,002
9Port of Virginia $48,364,400
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $48,245,549

U.S. exports of Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts decreased 17.77 percent through October to $1.32 billion

U.S. exports of Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts decreased 17.77 percent from $1.6 billion to $1.32 billion through the first 10 months of 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 179 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 149 for the last full year with a total value of $1.77 billion, a $45.26 million, 2.62 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Afghanistan, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Wilmington, Dela., No. 2 Port of Wilmington, N.C., No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Saudi Arabia, No. 2 Afghanistan, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Israel and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 2 Port of Wilmington, Dela., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Afghanistan $426,213,863
2Japan $148,672,546
3South Korea $117,221,597
4Canada $104,533,699
5Brazil $83,357,714
6Israel $70,935,646
7Saudi Arabia $68,002,452
8Egypt $64,588,522
9Morocco $50,038,042
10Algeria $35,909,596

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $36,185,727
2Seattle $31,554,860
3Port Arthur, Texas $28,016,000
4Laredo $20,714,067
5Detroit $20,077,532
6New York City $17,400,832
7Norfolk $13,561,150
8Baltimore $6,586,580
9Chicago $5,436,034
10Washington, D.C. $4,509,317

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Wilmington, Dela. rose 72.45 percent compared to last year to $382.53 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, N.C. rose 848.1 percent compared to last year to $84.99 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 79470 percent compared to last year to $75.44 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 52.68 percent compared to last year to $71.44 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 215.37 percent compared to last year to $68.48 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 Afghanistan increased $149.42 million, 53.98 percent, (32.31 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan increased $142.73 million, 2402.7 percent, (11.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 South Korea increased $66.51 million, 131.14 percent, (8.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Canada decreased $116.59 million, 52.73 percent, (7.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Brazil increased $66.1 million, 383.03 percent, (6.32 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 66.72 percent of all these Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $880 million of the $1.32 billion total.

All totaled, 51.77 percent of all these Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $682.88 million of the $1.32 billion total