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

Exports: Unglazed ceramic flags, paving, hearth tiles

Unglazed ceramic flags, paving, hearth tiles, the No. 877 export by value totaled $3.56 million for the month of March, $10.22 million through March of 2019, and $46.61 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
1Canada$7.54 M
2Mexico$1.05 M
3Dominican Republic$188,061
4Bahamas$170,299
5United Kingdom$131,757
6Japan$128,953
7South Korea$67,576
8Italy$55,423
9Cayman Islands$53,945
10Chile$51,669
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $10.22 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,362,950
2Low-Valued Imports and Exports $1,923,066
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $961,101
4Port Laredo $935,842
5Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $745,552
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $563,603
7Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $350,254
8Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $289,418
9Port Miami $228,621
10Port of Los Angeles $227,210

U.S. exports of Unglazed ceramic flags, paving, hearth tiles decreased 5.71 percent through March to $10.22 million

U.S. exports of Unglazed ceramic flags, paving, hearth tiles decreased 5.71 percent from $10.84 million to $10.22 million through the first three 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 877 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 883 for the last full year with a total value of $46.61 million, a $2.16 million, 4.87 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Dominican Republic, No. 4 Bahamas and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Anguilla and No. 5 Qatar. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $7,541,025
2Mexico $1,054,407
3Dominican Republic $188,061
4Bahamas $170,299
5United Kingdom $131,757
6Japan $128,953
7South Korea $67,576
8Italy $55,423
9Cayman Islands $53,945
10Chile $51,669

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $3,438,431
2Low Value Shipments $2,365,558
3Buffalo $1,295,440
4Seattle $887,695
5Laredo $819,748
6Los Angeles $767,780
7Miami $727,017
8Pembina, N.D. $571,571
9Great Falls, Mont. $520,831
10New York City $335,109

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 1.26 percent compared to last year to $2.36 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 3.77 percent compared to last year to $1.92 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 22.72 percent compared to last year to $961,101.
  • Port Laredo rose 49.52 percent compared to last year to $935,842.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 28.34 percent compared to last year to $745,552.

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 $269,422, 3.45 percent, (73.75 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $159,987, 17.89 percent, (10.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Dominican Republic increased $188,061, 0 percent, (1.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Bahamas increased $33,045, 24.08 percent, (1.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $67,681, 33.94 percent, (1.29 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.86 percent of all these Unglazed ceramic flags, paving, hearth tiles exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $9.09 million of the $10.22 million total.

All totaled, 67.76 percent of all these Unglazed ceramic flags, paving, hearth tiles exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $6.93 million of the $10.22 million total