Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Titanium, including waste and scrap

Titanium, including waste and scrap, the No. 147 export by value totaled $147.35 million for the month of December, $2 billion in 2019, and $1.88 billion 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
1United Kingdom$302.71 M
2France$286.16 M
3Japan$271.26 M
4Mexico$168.53 M
5Germany$142.82 M
6Canada$137.58 M
7Italy$107.43 M
8China$102.76 M
9South Korea$82.89 M
10Belgium$45.3 M
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U.S. exports of Titanium, including waste and scrap increased 6.37 percent through December 2019 to $2 billion

U.S. exports of Titanium, including waste and scrap increased 6.37 percent from $1.88 billion to $2 billion in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 147 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 159 for the last full year with a total value of $1.88 billion, a $98.37 million, 5.53 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 France, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Port of Chester, Penn., No. 4 Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 France, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 2 Port of Chester, Penn., No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1United Kingdom $302,708,876
2France $286,156,394
3Japan $271,262,995
4Mexico $168,532,342
5Germany $142,824,397
6Canada $137,581,925
7Italy $107,434,707
8China $102,763,869
9South Korea $82,893,460
10Belgium $45,302,520

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $118,943,027
2Philadelphia $84,999,866
3New York City $71,988,812
4Seattle $49,276,687
5Chicago $35,030,070
6Atlanta/Savannah $27,871,231
7San Diego $25,817,761
8Cleveland $22,900,631
9Wilmington $20,885,951
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $15,388,407

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 20.32 percent compared to last year to $373.33 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 13.86 percent compared to last year to $177.88 million.
  • Port of Chester, Penn. fell 25.62 percent compared to last year to $169.95 million.
  • Seattle-Tacoma International Airport rose 28.06 percent compared to last year to $125.04 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 2.13 percent compared to last year to $102.82 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 United Kingdom decreased $43.22 million, 12.49 percent, (15.15 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 France increased $16.05 million, 5.94 percent, (14.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan increased $28.17 million, 11.59 percent, (13.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico increased $20.81 million, 14.09 percent, (8.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $21.95 million, 18.16 percent, (7.15 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 58.62 percent of all these Titanium, including waste and scrap exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $1.17 billion of the $2 billion total.

All totaled, 47.49 percent of all these Titanium, including waste and scrap exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $949.02 million of the $2 billion total