Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Exports: Transmission shafts, bearings, gears

Transmission shafts, bearings, gears, the No. 45 export by value totaled $526.79 million for the month of February, $1.03 billion through February of 2020, and $6.23 billion for all of 2019, 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$322.11 M
2Mexico$224.46 M
3Germany$50.03 M
4China$49.25 M
5Australia$28.01 M
6United Kingdom$25.71 M
7Brazil$24.58 M
8Singapore$23.69 M
9Chile$20.85 M
10Japan$20.1 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.03 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $163,299,531
2Port Laredo $128,494,626
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $37,714,541
4Low-Valued Imports and Exports $37,045,798
5Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $37,019,115
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $36,620,581
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $30,820,738
8Port of Long Beach $30,403,781
9Port of New Orleans $29,567,712
10Port of Los Angeles $26,135,285

U.S. exports of Transmission shafts, bearings, gears increased 2.11 percent through February to $1.03 billion

U.S. exports of Transmission shafts, bearings, gears increased 2.11 percent from $1.01 billion to $1.03 billion through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 45 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 47 for the last full year with a total value of $6.23 billion, a $202.68 million, 3.36 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Low-Valued Imports and Exports.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $322,109,081
2Mexico $224,459,282
3Germany $50,026,590
4China $49,248,212
5Australia $28,007,210
6United Kingdom $25,709,232
7Brazil $24,581,521
8Singapore $23,690,895
9Chile $20,848,419
10Japan $20,098,671

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DETROIT, MI $178,594,966
2LAREDO, TX $135,772,728
3LOS ANGELES, CA $77,488,882
4NEW YORK CITY, NY $58,351,492
5PEMBINA, ND $41,563,462
6CHICAGO, IL $39,626,250
7NEW ORLEANS, LA $37,234,978
8CLEVELAND, OH $37,200,214
9MIAMI, FL $34,814,196
10LOW VALUE $31,209,276

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 14.11 percent compared to last year to $163.3 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 10.97 percent compared to last year to $128.49 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 12.68 percent compared to last year to $37.71 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 8.07 percent compared to last year to $37.05 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 18.28 percent compared to last year to $37.02 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 $13.99 million, 4.54 percent, (31.3 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $12.84 million, 5.41 percent, (21.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Germany increased $3.11 million, 6.64 percent, (4.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $2.68 million, 5.15 percent, (4.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Australia increased $207,603, 0.75 percent, (2.72 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.48 percent of all these Transmission shafts, bearings, gears exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $673.85 million of the $1.03 billion total.

All totaled, 39.22 percent of all these Transmission shafts, bearings, gears exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $403.57 million of the $1.03 billion total