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

Exports: Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc.

Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc., the No. 673 export by value totaled $12.72 million for the month of October, $113.44 million through October of 2018, and $142.77 million 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
1Canada$36.82 M
2Australia$8.89 M
3Poland$7.5 M
4United Kingdom$6.35 M
5Japan$3.43 M
6France$2.8 M
7Spain$2.54 M
8Antigua and Barbuda$2.4 M
9Italy$2.36 M
10Mexico$2.32 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $113.44 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Low-Valued Imports and Exports $11,780,577
2Port of Long Beach $8,224,404
3Port of Houston $7,690,789
4Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $6,547,858
5San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $5,810,203
6Los Angeles International Airport $5,790,605
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $4,620,522
8John F. Kennedy International Airport $3,962,546
9Miami International Airport $3,346,681
10Port Everglades, Fla. $2,910,122

U.S. exports of Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc. decreased 6.58 percent through October to $113.44 million

U.S. exports of Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc. decreased 6.58 percent from $121.44 million to $113.44 million 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 673 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 646 for the last full year with a total value of $142.77 million, a $29.53 million, 26.07 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 Poland, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 San Francisco International Airport, Calif..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Saudi Arabia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $36,824,851
2Australia $8,886,392
3Poland $7,496,046
4United Kingdom $6,353,136
5Japan $3,430,876
6France $2,796,486
7Spain $2,538,849
8Antigua and Barbuda $2,400,000
9Italy $2,359,185
10Mexico $2,324,895

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Miami $3,416,188
2Los Angeles $2,232,222
3San Francisco $2,116,794
4Seattle $1,803,689
5Baltimore $1,300,494
6Low Value Shipments $1,198,805
7New York City $1,022,045
8Detroit $906,580
9Chicago $818,392
10Honolulu $627,958

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:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 15.47 percent compared to last year to $11.78 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 1.41 percent compared to last year to $8.22 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 84.58 percent compared to last year to $7.69 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 20.79 percent compared to last year to $6.55 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. rose 48.91 percent compared to last year to $5.81 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 increased $3.73 million, 11.27 percent, (32.46 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Australia increased $1.38 million, 18.32 percent, (7.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Poland increased $4.99 million, 199.5 percent, (6.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $5.56 million, 46.69 percent, (5.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan decreased $1.99 million, 36.72 percent, (3.02 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 55.53 percent of all these Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $62.99 million of the $113.44 million total.

All totaled, 35.31 percent of all these Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $40.05 million of the $113.44 million total