|1||Low value shipments||$12.2 M|
|2||Gasoline, other fuels||$8.23 M|
|3||Furniture, parts||$7.4 M|
|4||Air conditioning machines||$2.65 M|
|5||Lamp and lighting parts||$2.58 M|
|6||Copper Wire 7408||$1.64 M|
|7||Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic||$1.56 M|
|8||Misc. aluminum non-prefab structures||$1.54 M|
|9||Hardware for fixtures||$1.48 M|
|10||Cell phones, related equipment||$1.47 M|
|1||Rum, gin, vodka, other liquors||$1.84 M|
|2||Original sculptures and statues||$1.5 M|
|3||Trailers and similar vehicles||$152,015|
|4||Unrecorded media for audio||$97,114|
|5||Equipment, models for demonstrational uses||$87,668|
|7||Value added to a returned import||$76,500|
|8||TVs, computer monitors||$46,500|
|9||Scrap of precious metal||$37,820|
|10||Lamp and lighting parts||$36,644|
Top Trading Ports
Total Trade: $98.71 million
|1||Port of Palm Beach, Fla.||$31,195,002|
|2||Port Everglades, Fla.||$25,740,890|
|3||Low-Valued Imports and Exports||$12,198,141|
|4||Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico||$8,119,511|
|6||Miami International Airport||$3,836,539|
|7||Port of Frederiksted, V.I.||$3,563,350|
|8||Christiansted Port Terminal, U.S. Virgin Islands||$3,384,443|
|10||Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio||$456,792|
U.S. trade with Anguilla rose to $98.71 million through October
Anguilla’s trade with the United States rose to $98.71 million through the first 10 months of 2018, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 116.09 percent above its total trade during the same time period last year. Anguilla’s exports increased 125.8 percent while imports rose 7.95 percent. The U.S. surplus with Anguilla was $90.59 million.
Through October, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Port of Palm Beach, Fla.; No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla.; No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports; No. 4 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico; and No. 5 Port Miami. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Port of Palm Beach, Fla. No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla. No. 3 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Christiansted Port Terminal, U.S. Virgin Islands. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 84.48 percent of Anguilla’s U.S. trade.
Among those top five:
- Trade with No. 1 Port of Palm Beach, Fla. rose 138.55 percent to $31.2 million.
Exports rose 138.47 percent to $31.17 million. Imports rose 319.83 percent to $26,533.
- Trade with No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla. rose 257.47 percent to $25.74 million.
Exports rose 257.72 percent to $25.74 million. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 112.29 percent to $12.2 million.
Exports rose 112.29 percent to $12.2 million. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 4 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico rose 19.32 percent to $8.12 million.
Exports rose 22.22 percent to $8.08 million. Imports fell 77.54 percent to $44,366.
- Trade with No. 5 Port Miami rose 995.4 percent to $6.14 million.
Exports rose 995.4 percent to $6.14 million. There were no imports.
Anguilla ranked No. 166 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 179.
Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $3.51 trillion, up 9.44 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports climbed 8.95 percent to $1.39 trillion; imports climbed 9.77 percent to $2.12 trillion. The nation’s top five countries so far this year, by value, are China; Canada; Mexico; Japan and Germany. The overall trade deficit was $732.48 billion, up compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $657.79 billion.
The top five U.S. exports to Anguilla by value through October were the categories of Low value shipments; Gasoline, other fuels; Furniture, parts; Air conditioning machines; and Lamp and lighting parts, respectively. They accounted for 34.92 percent of total exports to Anguilla.
The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Anguilla –– Rum, gin, vodka, other liquors; Original sculptures and statues; Trailers and similar vehicles; Unrecorded media for audio; and Equipment, models for demonstrational uses –– accounted for 90.52 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at U.S. exports to Anguilla:
- Low value shipments rose 112.29 percent compared to last year to $12.2 million.
- Gasoline, other fuels fell 3.35 percent compared to last year to $8.23 million.
- Furniture, parts rose 847.13 percent compared to last year to $7.4 million.
- Air conditioning machines rose 1469.94 percent compared to last year to $2.65 million.
- Lamp and lighting parts rose 873.56 percent compared to last year to $2.58 million.
Looking more closely at U.S. imports from Anguilla:
- Rum, gin, vodka, other liquors fell 20.96 percent compared to last year to $1.84 million.
- Original sculptures and statues totaled $1.5 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Trailers and similar vehicles rose 14.58 percent compared to last year to $152,015.
- Unrecorded media for audio totaled $97,114. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Equipment, models for demonstrational uses totaled $87,668. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
In the latest annual figures available, Anguilla recorded $64 million in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its were Miami; San Juan; Low Value Shipments; U.S. Virgin Islands; and Laredo. Total U.S. exports to Anguilla were $ 59.44 million and imports from Anguilla were $4.56 million. The U.S. surplus with Anguilla was $54.87 million.