Total Trade: $15.37 million
|1||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$2,927,239|
|2||Port of New York||$2,595,656|
|4||Port of Los Angeles||$964,327|
|5||Los Angeles International Airport||$950,448|
|6||Miami International Airport||$880,579|
|7||Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich.||$662,141|
|8||Brownsville International Bridges||$591,431|
|9||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$497,612|
|10||Port of Long Beach||$425,474|
U.S. exports of Steel ingots decreased 37.75 percent through March to $15.37 million
U.S. exports of Steel ingots decreased 37.75 percent from $24.69 million to $15.37 million through the first three 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 813 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 733 for the last full year with a total value of $76.51 million, a $13.96 million, 15.43 percent decrease from the 2017 total.
Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Russia, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Austria. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of New York.
January – March 2019
|4||New York City||$3,040,754|
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:
- Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 47.66 percent compared to last year to $2.93 million.
- Port of New York rose 106.46 percent compared to last year to $2.6 million.
- Port Laredo fell 42.52 percent compared to last year to $1.69 million.
- Port of Los Angeles rose 1270.8 percent compared to last year to $964,327.
- Los Angeles International Airport rose 160.81 percent compared to last year to $950,448.
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 decreased $6.83 million, 62.62 percent, (26.52 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $2.5 million, 49.32 percent, (16.69 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Russia increased $1.09 million, 19626 percent, (7.16 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Brazil increased $85,636, 9.51 percent, (6.42 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $319,963, 53.13 percent, (6 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 62.79 percent of all these Steel ingots exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $9.65 million of the $15.37 million total.
All totaled, 59.39 percent of all these Steel ingots exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $9.13 million of the $15.37 million total