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

Exports: Waste from iron, steel manufacturing

Waste from iron, steel manufacturing, the No. 1056 export by value totaled $777,798 for the month of July, $6.65 million through July 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$4.4 M
2Canada$1.21 M
3United Arab Emirates$695,784
4United Kingdom$77,080
5Bangladesh$71,579
6Sri Lanka$67,782
7Vietnam$54,891
8China$34,217
9Dominican Republic$19,147
10India$6,678
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $6.65 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $4,371,823
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $391,376
3Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $305,636
4Port of Los Angeles $228,649
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $214,665
6Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $164,658
7Port of Newark $131,311
8Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $120,529
9Low-Valued Imports and Exports $115,096
10Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt. $103,798

U.S. exports of Waste from iron, steel manufacturing increased 89.35 percent through July to $6.65 million

U.S. exports of Waste from iron, steel manufacturing increased 89.35 percent from $3.51 million to $6.65 million through the first seven 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 1056 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1112 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 July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 United Arab Emirates, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Bangladesh. 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 Sri Lanka, No. 4 Australia and No. 5 Guatemala. 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $4,403,153
2Canada $1,210,178
3United Arab Emirates $695,784
4United Kingdom $77,080
5Bangladesh $71,579
6Sri Lanka $67,782
7Vietnam $54,891
8China $34,217
9Dominican Republic $19,147
10India $6,678

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 158.56 percent compared to last year to $4.37 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 1.02 percent compared to last year to $391,376.
  • Port of Jacksonville, Fla. totaled $305,636. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 1.47 percent compared to last year to $228,649.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 26.37 percent compared to last year to $214,665.

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 $2.69 million, 157.39 percent, (66.21 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $42,040, 3.36 percent, (18.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Arab Emirates increased $695,784, 0 percent, (10.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom increased $77,080, 0 percent, (1.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Bangladesh increased $71,579, 0 percent, (1.08 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 97.11 percent of all these Waste from iron, steel manufacturing exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $6.46 million of the $6.65 million total.

All totaled, 82.89 percent of all these Waste from iron, steel manufacturing exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $5.51 million of the $6.65 million total