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

Exports: Waste from iron, steel manufacturing

Waste from iron, steel manufacturing, the No. 1043 export by value totaled $1.03 million for the month of March, $3.19 million through March of 2019, and $6.02 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$1.96 M
2Canada$566,269
3United Arab Emirates$531,548
4Bangladesh$71,579
5China$19,881
6Dominican Republic$19,147
7India$6,678
8United Kingdom$5,915
9South Korea$5,803
10Luxembourg$3,740
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $3.19 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $1,928,383
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $247,703
3Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $245,148
4Port of Los Angeles $160,867
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $101,257
6Port of Newark $77,726
7Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $56,767
8Port of Long Beach $53,722
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $52,728
10Low-Valued Imports and Exports $48,164

U.S. exports of Waste from iron, steel manufacturing increased 108.87 percent through March to $3.19 million

U.S. exports of Waste from iron, steel manufacturing increased 108.87 percent from $1.53 million to $3.19 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 1043 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1109 for the last full year with a total value of $6.02 million, a $1.73 million, 40.39 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 United Arab Emirates, No. 4 Bangladesh and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port of Jacksonville, Fla., No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Guatemala, No. 4 Sri Lanka and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $1,959,713
2Canada $566,269
3United Arab Emirates $531,548
4Bangladesh $71,579
5China $19,881
6Dominican Republic $19,147
7India $6,678
8United Kingdom $5,915
9South Korea $5,803
10Luxembourg $3,740

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $998,802
2Buffalo $290,532
3Detroit $144,878
4Ogdensburg, N.Y. $105,443
5Miami $97,830
6Los Angeles $74,947
7St. Albans, Vt. $51,930
8Low Value Shipments $45,530
9New York City $17,524
10Seattle $9,389

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:

  • Port Laredo rose 153.1 percent compared to last year to $1.93 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 3.44 percent compared to last year to $247,703.
  • Port of Jacksonville, Fla. totaled $245,148. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 68.55 percent compared to last year to $160,867.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 12.48 percent compared to last year to $101,257.

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 $1.2 million, 157.21 percent, (61.43 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $24,178, 4.46 percent, (17.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Arab Emirates increased $531,548, 0 percent, (16.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Bangladesh increased $71,579, 0 percent, (2.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China increased $10,492, 111.75 percent, (0.62 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 98.71 percent of all these Waste from iron, steel manufacturing exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $3.15 million of the $3.19 million total.

All totaled, 84.11 percent of all these Waste from iron, steel manufacturing exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $2.68 million of the $3.19 million total