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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2019.

Exports: Toys, children’s bicycles, games

Toys, children's bicycles, games, the No. 249 export by value totaled $95.77 million for the month of March, $252.16 million through March of 2019, and $1.24 billion for all of 2018, 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$128.41 M
2Mexico$33.29 M
3United Kingdom$16.23 M
4France$7.31 M
5Australia$6.78 M
6Chile$6.23 M
7China$5.18 M
8Germany$4.24 M
9Brazil$3.48 M
10The Netherlands$3.28 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $252.16 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Low-Valued Imports and Exports $31,425,356
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $30,492,322
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $29,240,621
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $20,426,542
5Port Laredo $19,978,570
6Port of Los Angeles $13,614,660
7Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $9,871,589
8Port of Long Beach $9,864,209
9Port of New York $9,245,346
10Port of Virginia $6,525,265

U.S. exports of Toys, children’s bicycles, games decreased 5.70 percent through March to $252.16 million

U.S. exports of Toys, children’s bicycles, games decreased 5.70 percent from $267.4 million to $252.16 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 249 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 243 for the last full year with a total value of $1.24 billion, a $20.31 million, 1.67 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 France and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., 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 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.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $128,412,239
2Mexico $33,286,845
3United Kingdom $16,232,520
4France $7,306,977
5Australia $6,775,452
6Chile $6,230,286
7China $5,178,151
8Germany $4,237,426
9Brazil $3,480,337
10The Netherlands $3,278,965

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $105,626,445
2Low Value Shipments $55,774,350
3Los Angeles $41,123,161
4Laredo $36,990,554
5Buffalo $27,305,016
6New York City $26,303,823
7Pembina, N.D. $18,160,346
8Miami $16,217,202
9Seattle $12,923,061
10Houston $11,758,995

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:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 8.23 percent compared to last year to $31.43 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 9.49 percent compared to last year to $30.49 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 14.88 percent compared to last year to $29.24 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 0.49 percent compared to last year to $20.43 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 3.22 percent compared to last year to $19.98 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 decreased $6.12 million, 4.55 percent, (50.92 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $5.38 million, 19.29 percent, (13.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom decreased $6.88 million, 29.76 percent, (6.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 France increased $6.68 million, 1072.24 percent, (2.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Australia decreased $119,599, 1.73 percent, (2.69 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.15 percent of all these Toys, children’s bicycles, games exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $192.01 million of the $252.16 million total.

All totaled, 52.17 percent of all these Toys, children’s bicycles, games exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $131.56 million of the $252.16 million total