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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through July 2019.

Exports: Typewriter ribbons, ink pads

Typewriter ribbons, ink pads, the No. 685 export by value totaled $18.01 million for the month of July, $73.61 million through July of 2019, and $102.42 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

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$23.91 M
2Canada$15.18 M
3Chile$13.25 M
4United Kingdom$2.1 M
5Colombia$1.8 M
6Germany$1.79 M
7Ecuador$1.72 M
8Peru$1.28 M
9Brazil$940,334
10The Netherlands$887,168
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $73.61 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Everglades, Fla. $15,244,464
2Port Laredo $7,954,350
3Miami International Airport $4,765,526
4El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $4,458,013
5Low-Valued Imports and Exports $3,518,647
6Port Miami $3,434,187
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $3,031,104
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $2,805,863
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,774,490
10Pharr International Bridge in Texas $2,548,706

U.S. exports of Typewriter ribbons, ink pads increased 25.59 percent through July to $73.61 million

U.S. exports of Typewriter ribbons, ink pads increased 25.59 percent from $58.61 million to $73.61 million through the first seven months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 685 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 742 for the last full year with a total value of $102.42 million, a $2.28 million, 2.28 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Colombia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Miami International Airport, No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Low-Valued Imports and Exports.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 Colombia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 3 Miami International Airport, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Pharr International Bridge in Texas.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $23,914,076
2Canada $15,176,475
3Chile $13,249,856
4United Kingdom $2,098,184
5Colombia $1,801,571
6Germany $1,789,927
7Ecuador $1,715,783
8Peru $1,281,718
9Brazil $940,334
10The Netherlands $887,168

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $7,200,963
2Miami $5,641,018
3Detroit $4,031,673
4El Paso $2,363,796
5Low Value Shipments $1,891,783
6San Diego $1,488,622
7Buffalo $1,468,022
8New York City $1,202,322
9Cleveland $1,150,694
10Great Falls, Mont. $1,079,357

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 285.59 percent compared to last year to $15.24 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 8.94 percent compared to last year to $7.95 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 15.5 percent compared to last year to $4.77 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 81.5 percent compared to last year to $4.46 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 0.7 percent compared to last year to $3.52 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 Mexico increased $2.52 million, 11.78 percent, (32.49 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $504,126, 3.21 percent, (20.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Chile increased $11.29 million, 576.11 percent, (18 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom increased $661,658, 46.06 percent, (2.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Colombia increased $946, 0.05 percent, (2.45 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.4 percent of all these Typewriter ribbons, ink pads exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $56.24 million of the $73.61 million total.

All totaled, 48.83 percent of all these Typewriter ribbons, ink pads exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $35.94 million of the $73.61 million total