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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Video game consoles

Video game consoles, the No. 119 export by value totaled $342.05 million for the month of October, $2.31 billion through October of 2018, and $3.09 billion for all of 2017, 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$704.88 M
2Mexico$433.82 M
3Chile$91.49 M
4Peru$85.87 M
5United Kingdom$71.87 M
6Australia$71.67 M
7Paraguay$71.21 M
8The Netherlands$61.65 M
9Argentina$61.59 M
10Colombia$50.61 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.31 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $252,532,305
2Miami International Airport $216,400,081
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $160,207,217
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $150,031,234
5Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $149,362,117
6Port Everglades, Fla. $147,039,690
7Los Angeles International Airport $114,459,895
8Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $106,879,057
9Port of Long Beach $99,470,610
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $93,353,226

U.S. exports of Video game consoles decreased 5.73 percent through October to $2.31 billion

U.S. exports of Video game consoles decreased 5.73 percent from $2.45 billion to $2.31 billion through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 119 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 105 for the last full year with a total value of $3.09 billion, a $527.06 million, 20.57 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Miami International Airport, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. 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 Chile, No. 4 Paraguay and No. 5 Argentina. The leading gateways were No. 1 Miami International Airport, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $704,881,157
2Mexico $433,822,416
3Chile $91,490,224
4Peru $85,868,650
5United Kingdom $71,866,830
6Australia $71,666,345
7Paraguay $71,205,491
8The Netherlands $61,652,963
9Argentina $61,586,328
10Colombia $50,607,253

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Miami $89,225,646
2Los Angeles $58,096,173
3Laredo $55,883,311
4Detroit $43,573,982
5Seattle $22,798,643
6San Diego $22,225,079
7San Francisco $17,093,201
8New York City $14,266,598
9Norfolk $12,315,856
10Great Falls, Mont. $10,380,393

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 7.56 percent compared to last year to $252.53 million.
  • Miami International Airport fell 25.39 percent compared to last year to $216.4 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 53.27 percent compared to last year to $160.21 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 26.88 percent compared to last year to $150.03 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 9.5 percent compared to last year to $149.36 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 $142.06 million, 25.24 percent, (30.48 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $5.91 million, 1.34 percent, (18.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Chile decreased $35.19 million, 27.78 percent, (3.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Peru increased $26.23 million, 43.99 percent, (3.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $11.16 million, 13.44 percent, (3.11 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 60.01 percent of all these Video game consoles exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.39 billion of the $2.31 billion total.

All totaled, 40.15 percent of all these Video game consoles exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $928.53 million of the $2.31 billion total