Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2020.

Exports: Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel

Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel, the No. 980 export by value totaled $1.14 million for the month of March, $4.78 million through March of 2020, and $23.14 million for all of 2019, 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$2.46 M
2Mexico$989,419
3South Korea$499,140
4China$132,499
5Trinidad and Tobago$101,000
6Norway$97,678
7Kuwait$74,505
8Bahamas$60,850
9Czech Republic$53,400
10Guatemala$48,955
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U.S. exports of Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel decreased 11.07 percent through March to $4.78 million

U.S. exports of Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel decreased 11.07 percent from $5.37 million to $4.78 million through the first three months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 980 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 975 for the last full year with a total value of $23.14 million, a $3.83 million, 14.20 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 China and No. 5 Trinidad and Tobago. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Eagle Pass, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Oroville Border Crossing, Wash..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Bahamas and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Eagle Pass and No. 5 Houston Int’l Airport.

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $2,463,498
2Mexico $989,419
3South Korea $499,140
4China $132,499
5Trinidad and Tobago $101,000
6Norway $97,678
7Kuwait $74,505
8Bahamas $60,850
9Czech Republic $53,400
10Guatemala $48,955

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DETROIT, MI $3,216,674
2SEATTLE, WA $273,760
3LAREDO, TX $168,844
4MIAMI, FL $94,830
5LOS ANGELES, CA $71,542
6PEMBINA, ND $66,474
7LOW VALUE $61,772
8CHICAGO, IL $43,752
9HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $42,692
10NEW ORLEANS, LA $32,962

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:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 113.49 percent compared to last year to $768,328.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 13.66 percent compared to last year to $583,480.
  • Eagle Pass fell 49.91 percent compared to last year to $454,400.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 2718.56 percent compared to last year to $441,725.
  • Oroville Border Crossing, Wash. rose 862.99 percent compared to last year to $214,102.

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 $579,175, 30.74 percent, (51.56 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $1.57 million, 61.36 percent, (20.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 South Korea increased $368,988, 283.51 percent, (10.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China increased $101,808, 331.72 percent, (2.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Trinidad and Tobago increased $98,081, 3360.09 percent, (2.11 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.61 percent of all these Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $4.19 million of the $4.78 million total.

All totaled, 51.53 percent of all these Semifinished products of Iron, nonalloy steel exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $2.46 million of the $4.78 million total