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Republic Of Yemen

Republic of Yemen ranked No. 143 in total trade value through August with a total of $151.91 million. Exports totaled $148.01 million and Imports totaled $3.9 million, a surplus of $144.11 million.

January – August 2019

Top Trading Ports

Total Trade: $151.91 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Portland, Ore. $58,137,486
2Port of Kalama, Wash. $49,827,887
3Port of Houston $9,175,176
4Port of New York $8,001,196
5Port Miami $6,525,177
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $5,680,490
7Port of Virginia $2,624,114
8Port of Newark $2,496,762
9Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $1,632,376
10Port of Charleston $1,496,587

U.S. trade with Republic Of Yemen rose to $151.91 million through August

Republic Of Yemen’s trade with the United States rose to $151.91 million through the first eight months of 2019, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 3.18 percent below its total trade during the same time period last year. U.S. exports to Republic Of Yemen decreased 4.82 percent while U.S. imports from Republic Of Yemen rose 179.9 percent. The U.S. surplus with Republic Of Yemen was $144.11 million.

Through August, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Port of Portland, Ore.; No. 2 Port of Kalama, Wash.; No. 3 Port of Houston; No. 4 Port of New York; and No. 5 Port Miami. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Port of Portland, Ore. No. 2 Port of Longview, Wash. No. 3 Port of Houston No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of New York. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 86.67 percent of Republic Of Yemen’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of Portland, Ore. fell 6.5 percent to $58.14 million.
    Exports fell 6.5 percent to $58.14 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 Port of Kalama, Wash. totaled $49.83 million.
    Exports totaled $49.83 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Port of Houston fell 61.22 percent to $9.18 million.
    Exports fell 61.22 percent to $9.18 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Port of New York rose 55.87 percent to $8 million.
    Exports rose 55.87 percent to $8 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Port Miami rose 52.97 percent to $6.53 million.
    Exports rose 23.22 percent to $5.26 million. Imports totaled $1.27 million.

Republic Of Yemen ranked No. 143 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 150.

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $2.77 trillion, down 0.32 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports dropped 0.71 percent to $1.1 trillion; imports dropped 0.07 percent to $1.67 trillion. The nation’s top five countries so far this year, by value, are Mexico; Canada; China; Japan and Germany. The overall trade deficit was $575.47 billion, up compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $568.8 billion.

The top five U.S. exports to Republic Of Yemen by value through August were the categories of Wheat; Misc. vegetable fats, oils; Returned exports, with change; Motor vehicles for transporting people; and Prepared foods, beverages, respectively. They accounted for 88.16 percent of total exports to Republic Of Yemen.

The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Republic Of Yemen –– Coffee; Fish fillets, chilled or frozen; Engine parts; Pumps for dispensing liquids; and Tea –– accounted for 83.46 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at U.S. exports to Republic Of Yemen:

  • Wheat rose 18.95 percent compared to last year to $107.97 million.
  • Misc. vegetable fats, oils fell 69.08 percent compared to last year to $8.92 million.
  • Returned exports, with change rose 205.32 percent compared to last year to $6.27 million.
  • Motor vehicles for transporting people rose 786.43 percent compared to last year to $4.16 million.
  • Prepared foods, beverages rose 27.82 percent compared to last year to $3.16 million.

Looking more closely at U.S. imports from Republic Of Yemen:

  • Coffee rose 62.76 percent compared to last year to $1.67 million.
  • Fish fillets, chilled or frozen totaled $1.2 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Engine parts totaled $168,420. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Pumps for dispensing liquids totaled $120,262. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Tea rose 86.22 percent compared to last year to $94,087.

In the latest annual figures available, Republic Of Yemen recorded $214.3 million in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its were Portland/Columbia-Snake River; Houston; New York City; Norfolk; and Los Angeles. Total U.S. exports to Republic Of Yemen were $ 204.75 million and imports from Republic Of Yemen were $9.54 million. The U.S. surplus with Republic Of Yemen was $195.21 million.