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

Exports: Wooden pallets, etc.

Wooden pallets, etc., the No. 645 export by value totaled $11.31 million for the month of December, $156.96 million through December of 2018, and $139.21 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
1Canada$57.86 M
2Mexico$39.33 M
3South Korea$18.15 M
4Germany$9.75 M
5Japan$4.26 M
6Belgium$3 M
7United Kingdom$2.72 M
8Sweden$2.56 M
9France$2.45 M
10China$2.02 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $156.96 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Low-Valued Imports and Exports $24,911,773
2El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $16,236,511
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $12,661,113
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $11,141,278
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $7,843,902
6Port Laredo $7,029,998
7Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. $6,037,598
8Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $5,887,934
9Port of Mobile, Ala. $5,823,650
10Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $4,953,864

U.S. exports of Wooden pallets, etc. increased 12.75 percent through December to $156.96 million

U.S. exports of Wooden pallets, etc. increased 12.75 percent from $139.21 million to $156.96 million in 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 645 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 660 for the last full year with a total value of $139.21 million, a $16.4 million, 10.54 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $57,858,855
2Mexico $39,327,683
3South Korea $18,146,988
4Germany $9,749,884
5Japan $4,257,799
6Belgium $2,995,186
7United Kingdom $2,716,221
8Sweden $2,562,435
9France $2,450,898
10China $2,019,614

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LOW VALUE $11,203,072
2EL PASO, TX $7,454,152
3SAN DIEGO, CA $6,920,380
4DETROIT, MI $6,226,164
5SAVANNAH, GA $5,962,622
6LAREDO, TX $3,749,464
7NEW YORK CITY, NY $3,321,742
8BUFFALO, NY $3,162,862
9OGDENSBURG, NY $3,103,772
10MOBILE, AL $2,319,088

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 4.5 percent compared to last year to $24.91 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 56.24 percent compared to last year to $16.24 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 8.38 percent compared to last year to $12.66 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 11.9 percent compared to last year to $11.14 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 4.32 percent compared to last year to $7.84 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 $1.17 million, 2.06 percent, (36.86 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $6.86 million, 21.12 percent, (25.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 South Korea increased $1.81 million, 11.08 percent, (11.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Germany increased $1.85 million, 23.44 percent, (6.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan increased $1.96 million, 85.05 percent, (2.71 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.41 percent of all these Wooden pallets, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $129.34 million of the $156.96 million total.

All totaled, 46.38 percent of all these Wooden pallets, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $72.79 million of the $156.96 million total