Current data is through December 2019.

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

Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc., the No. 685 export by value totaled $9.97 million for the month of December, $121.74 million in 2019, and $134.25 million 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
1Canada$36.49 M
2Australia$10.09 M
3United Kingdom$9.71 M
4Japan$5.28 M
5Germany$3.48 M
6Antigua and Barbuda$3.28 M
7Israel$2.86 M
8South Korea$2.82 M
9Mexico$2.76 M
10Spain$2.66 M
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U.S. exports of Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc. decreased 9.32 percent through December 2019 to $121.74 million

U.S. exports of Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc. decreased 9.32 percent from $134.25 million to $121.74 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 685 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 673 for the last full year with a total value of $134.25 million, a $8.52 million, 5.97 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 San Francisco International Airport, Calif., No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full 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 Houston, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 San Francisco International Airport, Calif..

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $36,492,303
2Australia $10,088,177
3United Kingdom $9,707,272
4Japan $5,281,419
5Germany $3,476,625
6Antigua and Barbuda $3,280,990
7Israel $2,862,805
8South Korea $2,823,986
9Mexico $2,756,265
10Spain $2,657,498

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Miami $6,878,546
2Los Angeles $4,782,569
3Houston $3,866,883
4San Francisco $3,691,268
5New York City $3,238,893
6Seattle $2,912,753
7Low Value Shipments $2,463,848
8Detroit $2,055,095
9Baltimore $1,309,393
10Honolulu $1,093,869

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 8.06 percent compared to last year to $14.1 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 7.64 percent compared to last year to $8.53 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. rose 4.18 percent compared to last year to $7.14 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 18.84 percent compared to last year to $5.35 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 23.68 percent compared to last year to $5.05 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 $4.32 million, 10.58 percent, (29.98 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Australia decreased $201,981, 1.96 percent, (8.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom increased $2.61 million, 36.87 percent, (7.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $1.15 million, 27.98 percent, (4.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $1.33 million, 62.21 percent, (2.86 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 53.43 percent of all these Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $65.05 million of the $121.74 million total.

All totaled, 33 percent of all these Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $40.17 million of the $121.74 million total