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

Exports: Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames

Ship's derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames, the No. 355 export by value totaled $54.07 million for the month of October, $477.5 million through October of 2018, and $516.9 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$146.46 M
2Mexico$61.81 M
3Germany$47.27 M
4United Kingdom$15.75 M
5Singapore$12.44 M
6China$11.67 M
7Chile$11.09 M
8United Arab Emirates$10.45 M
9Malaysia$9.47 M
10Australia$9.15 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $477.5 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $57,444,919
2Port of Wilmington, N.C. $47,305,831
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $35,142,516
4Port Laredo $31,170,538
5Port of Baltimore, Md. $27,882,539
6Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $22,236,458
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $18,409,605
8Port of New York $17,811,114
9Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $15,988,972
10Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $15,166,066

U.S. exports of Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames increased 14.12 percent through October to $477.5 million

U.S. exports of Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames increased 14.12 percent from $418.43 million to $477.5 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 355 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 369 for the last full year with a total value of $516.9 million, a $92.3 million, 15.15 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Singapore. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Wilmington, N.C., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 India and No. 5 Singapore. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $146,456,068
2Mexico $61,813,697
3Germany $47,265,592
4United Kingdom $15,748,118
5Singapore $12,444,517
6China $11,672,500
7Chile $11,092,029
8United Arab Emirates $10,452,135
9Malaysia $9,474,173
10Australia $9,146,507

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $10,037,748
2Houston $9,211,530
3Baltimore $7,978,202
4Seattle $6,902,529
5Laredo $6,675,706
6Buffalo $5,878,784
7New York City $4,765,756
8Atlanta/Savannah $3,738,307
9Jacksonville/Tampa $3,432,961
10Detroit $3,418,612

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 of Houston fell 1.18 percent compared to last year to $57.44 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, N.C. rose 397.03 percent compared to last year to $47.31 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 30.07 percent compared to last year to $35.14 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 50.76 percent compared to last year to $31.17 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 30.37 percent compared to last year to $27.88 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 $8.16 million, 5.9 percent, (30.67 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $15.25 million, 32.75 percent, (12.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Germany increased $30.2 million, 176.95 percent, (9.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom increased $7.75 million, 96.86 percent, (3.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Singapore decreased $2.18 million, 14.89 percent, (2.61 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 59.42 percent of all these Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $283.73 million of the $477.5 million total.

All totaled, 41.66 percent of all these Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $198.95 million of the $477.5 million total