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

Exports: Tin, unwrought

Tin, unwrought, the No. 819 export by value totaled $6.07 million for the month of October, $55.6 million through October of 2018, and $67.95 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$22.35 M
2Mexico$12.4 M
3Belgium$4.5 M
4Japan$3.85 M
5United Arab Emirates$2.78 M
6Hungary$2.64 M
7The Netherlands$2.01 M
8Costa Rica$1.03 M
9Poland$832,359
10France$417,925
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $55.6 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $10,353,719
2Port Laredo $9,105,255
3Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $5,626,215
4Port of Newark $5,092,889
5Port of New York $4,832,816
6Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $4,171,417
7Port of Chester, Penn. $2,342,209
8Port of Los Angeles $1,976,715
9Port of Baltimore, Md. $1,575,000
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $1,277,747

U.S. exports of Tin, unwrought decreased 2.99 percent through October to $55.6 million

U.S. exports of Tin, unwrought decreased 2.99 percent from $57.31 million to $55.6 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 819 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 804 for the last full year with a total value of $67.95 million, a $1.72 million, 2.47 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 United Arab Emirates. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of New York.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 United Arab Emirates. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 4 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $22,348,487
2Mexico $12,403,237
3Belgium $4,495,665
4Japan $3,845,365
5United Arab Emirates $2,782,121
6Hungary $2,640,726
7The Netherlands $2,012,488
8Costa Rica $1,029,631
9Poland $832,359
10France $417,925

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $2,667,644
2Ogdensburg, N.Y. $2,207,636
3New York City $2,110,068
4Buffalo $1,666,791
5Seattle $854,990
6Detroit $487,675
7Miami $172,680
8Portland, Maine $147,277
9El Paso $131,475
10Philadelphia $101,396

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:

  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 16.23 percent compared to last year to $10.35 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 6.03 percent compared to last year to $9.11 million.
  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. rose 23.97 percent compared to last year to $5.63 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 7.92 percent compared to last year to $5.09 million.
  • Port of New York rose 57.97 percent compared to last year to $4.83 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 $2.74 million, 10.91 percent, (40.2 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $1.05 million, 7.82 percent, (22.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Belgium decreased $594,465, 11.68 percent, (8.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $90,784, 2.42 percent, (6.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Arab Emirates decreased $78,380, 2.74 percent, (5 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.51 percent of all these Tin, unwrought exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $45.87 million of the $55.6 million total.

All totaled, 62.97 percent of all these Tin, unwrought exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $35.01 million of the $55.6 million total