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

Exports: Toys, children’s bicycles, games

Toys, children's bicycles, games, the No. 229 export by value totaled $145.36 million for the month of October, $999.39 million through October of 2018, and $1.22 billion 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$552.99 M
2Mexico$96.41 M
3United Kingdom$65.48 M
4Hong Kong$34.54 M
5Australia$25.26 M
6Chile$21.23 M
7China$16.11 M
8Germany$13.53 M
9Brazil$12.73 M
10The Netherlands$12.02 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $999.39 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $140,441,332
2Low-Valued Imports and Exports $115,226,674
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $110,552,324
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $79,958,622
5Port Laredo $65,435,326
6Port of New York $57,240,203
7Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $45,807,087
8Port of Los Angeles $38,662,530
9Port of Long Beach $35,988,627
10Los Angeles International Airport $34,263,635

U.S. exports of Toys, children’s bicycles, games increased 1.93 percent through October to $999.39 million

U.S. exports of Toys, children’s bicycles, games increased 1.93 percent from $980.47 million to $999.39 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 229 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 218 for the last full year with a total value of $1.22 billion, a $102.37 million, 9.18 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Hong Kong and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Hong Kong and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $552,992,586
2Mexico $96,412,467
3United Kingdom $65,481,106
4Hong Kong $34,541,065
5Australia $25,263,256
6Chile $21,227,889
7China $16,105,475
8Germany $13,532,915
9Brazil $12,725,976
10The Netherlands $12,019,001

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $37,875,176
2Los Angeles $20,628,907
3Low Value Shipments $18,184,759
4New York City $15,360,808
5Laredo $12,231,578
6Buffalo $11,481,608
7Miami $7,285,897
8Pembina, N.D. $7,205,067
9Houston $6,348,975
10Seattle $5,980,195

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:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 7.86 percent compared to last year to $140.44 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 12.47 percent compared to last year to $115.23 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 24.32 percent compared to last year to $110.55 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 8.77 percent compared to last year to $79.96 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 24.63 percent compared to last year to $65.44 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 $58.34 million, 11.79 percent, (55.33 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $11.43 million, 13.44 percent, (9.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom decreased $13.76 million, 17.37 percent, (6.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Hong Kong decreased $27.17 million, 44.03 percent, (3.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Australia decreased $901,609, 3.45 percent, (2.53 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 77.52 percent of all these Toys, children’s bicycles, games exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $774.69 million of the $999.39 million total.

All totaled, 51.19 percent of all these Toys, children’s bicycles, games exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $511.61 million of the $999.39 million total