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

Exports: Video game consoles

Video game consoles, the No. 141 export by value totaled $157.86 million for the month of February, $333.84 million through February of 2019, and $2.9 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

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$82.44 M
2Mexico$68.37 M
3United Kingdom$17.51 M
4Chile$16.13 M
5Australia$10.88 M
6Singapore$10.65 M
7Paraguay$10.51 M
8Hong Kong$9.3 M
9Peru$7.96 M
10Colombia$7.89 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $333.84 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $36,401,029
2Miami International Airport $27,775,330
3Port of Long Beach $21,902,625
4Port Everglades, Fla. $20,281,765
5Pharr International Bridge in Texas $19,557,902
6Port of Los Angeles $17,725,740
7Los Angeles International Airport $17,617,040
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $16,883,250
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $16,799,682
10Port of Virginia $15,878,328

U.S. exports of Video game consoles decreased 17.39 percent through February to $333.84 million

U.S. exports of Video game consoles decreased 17.39 percent from $404.11 million to $333.84 million through the first two 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 141 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 124 for the last full year with a total value of $2.9 billion, a $187.1 million, 6.06 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Miami International Airport, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port Everglades, Fla. and No. 5 Pharr International Bridge in Texas.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Paraguay, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Peru. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Miami International Airport, No. 3 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $82,437,784
2Mexico $68,367,423
3United Kingdom $17,505,804
4Chile $16,132,737
5Australia $10,883,936
6Singapore $10,647,142
7Paraguay $10,505,116
8Hong Kong $9,302,705
9Peru $7,958,924
10Colombia $7,885,663

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Miami $188,684,381
2Detroit $141,151,866
3Los Angeles $133,248,405
4Laredo $129,197,517
5Seattle $105,823,739
6Great Falls, Mont. $40,395,080
7San Diego $39,345,508
8San Francisco $30,688,478
9New York City $28,123,813
10Norfolk $25,923,607

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:

  • Port Laredo fell 11.95 percent compared to last year to $36.4 million.
  • Miami International Airport fell 38.74 percent compared to last year to $27.78 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 9 percent compared to last year to $21.9 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 30.68 percent compared to last year to $20.28 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas rose 36.64 percent compared to last year to $19.56 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 $16.93 million, 17.04 percent, (24.69 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $10.6 million, 13.42 percent, (20.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom increased $2.52 million, 16.78 percent, (5.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Chile increased $1.15 million, 7.69 percent, (4.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Australia decreased $909,592, 7.71 percent, (3.26 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 58.51 percent of all these Video game consoles exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $195.33 million of the $333.84 million total.

All totaled, 37.72 percent of all these Video game consoles exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $125.92 million of the $333.84 million total