|1||Gasoline, other fuels||$155.13 M|
|2||Low value shipments||$34.17 M|
|3||Motorboats and yachts||$3.88 M|
|4||Plywood, veneered and laminated wood||$3.1 M|
|5||Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets||$2.63 M|
|6||Preparations for use on hair||$2.29 M|
|7||Iron and steel pipes and tubing||$2.25 M|
|8||Jewelry, parts||$2.24 M|
|9||Petroleum products||$1.96 M|
|10||Beans, peas, dried or shelled||$1.5 M|
|1||Value added to a returned import||$955,646|
|2||Transmission shafts, bearings, gears||$253,177|
|3||Lamp and lighting parts||$194,409|
|6||Plastic boxes, containers||$137,029|
|8||Electric Filament or Discharge Lamps, Parts 8539||$59,749|
|9||Pumps for dispensing liquids||$55,689|
|10||Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry||$51,853|
Top Trading Ports
Total Trade: $243.98 million
|1||Christiansted Port Terminal, U.S. Virgin Islands||$81,019,766|
|2||Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico||$35,614,231|
|3||Low-Valued Imports and Exports||$34,168,210|
|4||Port of Houston||$29,682,660|
|5||Port of Frederiksted, V.I.||$14,619,586|
|7||Port of Mobile, Ala.||$6,112,964|
|8||Port of Palm Beach, Fla.||$5,440,654|
|9||Port Everglades, Fla.||$4,708,546|
|10||Port of New Orleans||$4,581,631|
U.S. trade with Guadeloupe rose to $243.98 million through October
Guadeloupe’s trade with the United States rose to $243.98 million through the first 10 months of 2018, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 22.32 percent above its total trade during the same time period last year. Guadeloupe’s exports increased 21.84 percent while imports rose 85.07 percent. The U.S. surplus with Guadeloupe was $238.43 million.
Through October, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Christiansted Port Terminal, U.S. Virgin Islands; No. 2 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico; No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports; No. 4 Port of Houston; and No. 5 Port of Frederiksted, V.I.. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Christiansted Port Terminal, U.S. Virgin Islands No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports No. 3 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port of Mobile, Ala.. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 79.97 percent of Guadeloupe’s U.S. trade.
Among those top five:
- Trade with No. 1 Christiansted Port Terminal, U.S. Virgin Islands fell 32.84 percent to $81.02 million.
Exports fell 32.84 percent to $81.02 million. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 2 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico rose 99.9 percent to $35.61 million.
Exports rose 98.88 percent to $35.43 million. Imports totaled $182,560.
- Trade with No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 58.82 percent to $34.17 million.
Exports rose 58.82 percent to $34.17 million. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 4 Port of Houston rose 866.68 percent to $29.68 million.
Exports rose 876.22 percent to $29.68 million. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 5 Port of Frederiksted, V.I. rose 10295 percent to $14.62 million.
Exports rose 10295 percent to $14.62 million. There were no imports.
Guadeloupe ranked No. 142 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 142.
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 Guadeloupe by value through October were the categories of Gasoline, other fuels; Low value shipments; Motorboats and yachts; Plywood, veneered and laminated wood; and Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets, respectively. They accounted for 82.46 percent of total exports to Guadeloupe.
The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Guadeloupe –– Value added to a returned import; Transmission shafts, bearings, gears; Lamp and lighting parts; Salvage; and Refrigerators, freezers –– accounted for 62.97 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at U.S. exports to Guadeloupe:
- Gasoline, other fuels rose 12.65 percent compared to last year to $155.13 million.
- Low value shipments rose 58.82 percent compared to last year to $34.17 million.
- Motorboats and yachts rose 1389.75 percent compared to last year to $3.88 million.
- Plywood, veneered and laminated wood rose 84.25 percent compared to last year to $3.1 million.
- Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets rose 1232.75 percent compared to last year to $2.63 million.
Looking more closely at U.S. imports from Guadeloupe:
- Value added to a returned import rose 197.53 percent compared to last year to $955,646.
- Transmission shafts, bearings, gears totaled $253,177. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Lamp and lighting parts rose 11675 percent compared to last year to $194,409.
- Salvage fell 23.03 percent compared to last year to $180,354.
- Refrigerators, freezers totaled $163,538. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
In the latest annual figures available, Guadeloupe recorded $239.01 million in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its were U.S. Virgin Islands; Low Value Shipments; San Juan; Miami; and Mobile. Total U.S. exports to Guadeloupe were $ 237.26 million and imports from Guadeloupe were $1.75 million. The U.S. surplus with Guadeloupe was $235.51 million.