|2||Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons||$174.83 M|
|4||Sugar and starch residues||$72.01 M|
|6||Paper, paperboard scrap||$54.11 M|
|7||Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades||$50.31 M|
|8||Chemical wood pulp, not dissolving grade||$48.54 M|
|10||Defense-related aircraft, parts||$33.68 M|
|2||Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted||$194.99 M|
|3||Shrimp, other crustaceans||$189.06 M|
|4||Leather shoes||$183.36 M|
|5||Rubber tires||$177.15 M|
|6||Women's or girls' suits, not knit||$176.34 M|
|7||Athletic, other textile shoes||$170.88 M|
|8||Palm oil||$158.47 M|
|9||Women's or girls' suits, knit or crocheted||$144.92 M|
|10||Prepared, preserved shrimp, lobster, etc.||$142.36 M|
Top Trading Ports
Total Trade: $6.96 billion
|1||Port of Los Angeles||$1,969,816,022|
|2||Port of Newark||$744,394,563|
|3||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$637,200,699|
|4||Port of Virginia||$313,900,695|
|5||Port of Houston||$238,745,524|
|6||Port of Tacoma, Wash.||$236,159,467|
|7||Port of Charleston||$220,861,531|
|8||Port of Long Beach||$212,529,480|
|9||Port of Oakland, Calif.||$183,274,108|
|10||Port of New Orleans||$181,930,267|
U.S. trade with Indonesia rose to $6.96 billion through March
Indonesia’s trade with the United States rose to $6.96 billion through the first three months of 2019, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 1.06 percent below its total trade during the same time period last year. Indonesia’s exports increased 6.43 percent while imports fell 3.68 percent. The U.S. deficit with Indonesia was $3.07 billion.
Through March, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles; No. 2 Port of Newark; No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga.; No. 4 Port of Virginia; and No. 5 Port of Houston. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles No. 2 Port of Newark No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga. No. 4 Port of Honolulu, Hawaii and No. 5 Port of Virginia. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 56.08 percent of Indonesia’s U.S. trade.
Among those top five:
- Trade with No. 1 Port of Los Angeles rose 2.79 percent to $1.97 billion.
Exports fell 12.84 percent to $298.93 million. Imports rose 6.2 percent to $1.67 billion.
- Trade with No. 2 Port of Newark fell 3.32 percent to $744.39 million.
Exports fell 25.96 percent to $15.81 million. Imports fell 2.67 percent to $728.59 million.
- Trade with No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 2.33 percent to $637.2 million.
Exports rose 37.23 percent to $175.06 million. Imports fell 6.66 percent to $462.14 million.
- Trade with No. 4 Port of Virginia rose 10.21 percent to $313.9 million.
Exports rose 15.06 percent to $140.23 million. Imports rose 6.58 percent to $173.67 million.
- Trade with No. 5 Port of Houston rose 60.6 percent to $238.75 million.
Exports rose 308.9 percent to $150.71 million. Imports fell 21.25 percent to $88.03 million.
Indonesia ranked No. 27 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 27.
Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $1.01 trillion, up 0.65 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports climbed 1.42 percent to $408.22 billion; imports climbed 0.13 percent to $598.47 billion. The nation’s top five countries so far this year, by value, are Mexico; Canada; China; Japan and Germany. The overall trade deficit was $190.25 billion, down compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $195.16 billion.
The top five U.S. exports to Indonesia by value through March were the categories of Soybeans; Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons; Cotton; Sugar and starch residues; and Wheat, respectively. They accounted for 37.42 percent of total exports to Indonesia.
The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Indonesia –– Rubber; Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted; Shrimp, other crustaceans; Leather shoes; and Rubber tires –– accounted for 18.99 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at U.S. exports to Indonesia:
- Soybeans rose 11.62 percent compared to last year to $270.16 million.
- Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons rose 66.5 percent compared to last year to $174.83 million.
- Cotton fell 26.65 percent compared to last year to $142.98 million.
- Sugar and starch residues rose 49.87 percent compared to last year to $72.01 million.
- Wheat rose 64.4 percent compared to last year to $67.35 million.
Looking more closely at U.S. imports from Indonesia:
- Rubber fell 13.79 percent compared to last year to $208.35 million.
- Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted rose 2 percent compared to last year to $194.99 million.
- Shrimp, other crustaceans fell 29.78 percent compared to last year to $189.06 million.
- Leather shoes rose 48.06 percent compared to last year to $183.36 million.
- Rubber tires rose 10.84 percent compared to last year to $177.15 million.
In the latest annual figures available, Indonesia recorded $27.08 billion in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its were Los Angeles; New York City; Atlanta/Savannah; New Orleans; and Norfolk. Total U.S. exports to Indonesia were $ 6.87 billion and imports from Indonesia were $20.21 billion. The U.S. deficit with Indonesia was $13.34 billion.