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

Exports: Tin, unwrought

Tin, unwrought, the No. 825 export by value totaled $4.07 million for the month of December, $63.94 million through December 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$25.52 M
2Mexico$14.48 M
3Belgium$4.84 M
4Japan$4.54 M
5United Arab Emirates$3.33 M
6Hungary$3.02 M
7The Netherlands$2.13 M
8Poland$1.2 M
9Costa Rica$1.17 M
10Hong Kong$455,891
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $63.94 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $11,799,778
2Port Laredo $10,161,652
3Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $6,412,147
4Port of Newark $6,162,487
5Port of New York $5,365,063
6Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $4,466,621
7Port of Chester, Penn. $2,690,904
8Port of Los Angeles $2,673,091
9Port of Baltimore, Md. $1,575,000
10Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $1,284,048

U.S. exports of Tin, unwrought decreased 5.90 percent through December to $63.94 million

U.S. exports of Tin, unwrought decreased 5.90 percent from $67.95 million to $63.94 million 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 825 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 807 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 December 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $25,516,208
2Mexico $14,483,341
3Belgium $4,844,360
4Japan $4,541,741
5United Arab Emirates $3,332,121
6Hungary $3,017,123
7The Netherlands $2,128,236
8Poland $1,201,702
9Costa Rica $1,172,447
10Hong Kong $455,891

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LAREDO, TX $6,368,636
2NEW YORK CITY, NY $5,763,822
3OGDENSBURG, NY $5,759,738
4BUFFALO, NY $4,569,302
5SEATTLE, WA $1,731,500
6DETROIT, MI $1,204,682
7PHILADELPHIA, PA $916,350
8LOS ANGELES, CA $901,930
9NOGALES, AZ $794,228
10MIAMI, FL $466,164

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 20.3 percent compared to last year to $11.8 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 8.4 percent compared to last year to $10.16 million.
  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. rose 19.81 percent compared to last year to $6.41 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 16.54 percent compared to last year to $6.16 million.
  • Port of New York rose 12.98 percent compared to last year to $5.37 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 $3.92 million, 13.32 percent, (39.91 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $934,215, 6.06 percent, (22.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Belgium decreased $2 million, 29.27 percent, (7.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $57,391, 1.28 percent, (7.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Arab Emirates increased $71,620, 2.2 percent, (5.21 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.45 percent of all these Tin, unwrought exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $52.72 million of the $63.94 million total.

All totaled, 62.41 percent of all these Tin, unwrought exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $39.9 million of the $63.94 million total