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

Exports: Waste from iron, steel manufacturing

Waste from iron, steel manufacturing, the No. 1112 export by value totaled $522,960 for the month of October, $5.16 million through October of 2018, and $4.29 million 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
1Mexico$2.67 M
2Canada$1.74 M
3Sri Lanka$146,386
4Australia$103,355
5India$78,061
6Guatemala$77,843
7Belgium$75,000
8Japan$63,441
9China$55,308
10Italy$45,000
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U.S. exports of Waste from iron, steel manufacturing increased 48.14 percent through October to $5.16 million

U.S. exports of Waste from iron, steel manufacturing increased 48.14 percent from $3.48 million to $5.16 million 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 1112 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1130 for the last full year with a total value of $4.29 million, a $100,253, 2.40 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Sri Lanka, No. 4 Australia 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.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 Sri Lanka. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Low-Valued Imports and Exports.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $2,666,908
2Canada $1,740,005
3Sri Lanka $146,386
4Australia $103,355
5India $78,061
6Guatemala $77,843
7Belgium $75,000
8Japan $63,441
9China $55,308
10Italy $45,000

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $554,110
2Detroit $104,078
3Miami $77,843
4Ogdensburg, N.Y. $74,996
5Los Angeles $74,947
6Buffalo $56,383
7Low Value Shipments $23,554
8Seattle $9,389
9St. Albans, Vt. $3,143

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 rose 119.58 percent compared to last year to $2.47 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 0.35 percent compared to last year to $447,391.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 13.19 percent compared to last year to $400,628.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 52.02 percent compared to last year to $274,738.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 187.27 percent compared to last year to $249,741.

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 $1.49 million, 126.63 percent, (51.71 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $299,867, 20.82 percent, (33.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Sri Lanka increased $42,615, 41.07 percent, (2.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Australia increased $103,355, 0 percent, (2 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 India increased $63,061, 420.41 percent, (1.51 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91.8 percent of all these Waste from iron, steel manufacturing exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $4.73 million of the $5.16 million total.

All totaled, 74.54 percent of all these Waste from iron, steel manufacturing exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $3.84 million of the $5.16 million total