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West Bank Administered by Israel

West Bank Administered By Israel ranked No. 211 in total trade value through August with a total of $5.31 million. Exports totaled $2.44 million and Imports totaled $2.87 million, a deficit of $428,438.

January – August 2019

Top Trading Ports

Total Trade: $5.31 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $950,054
2John F. Kennedy International Airport $908,156
3Port of Houston $615,299
4Port of New York $461,612
5Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $434,438
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $352,154
7Port of Los Angeles $341,532
8Low Value $339,484
9Port of Boston $246,225
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $225,000

U.S. trade with West Bank Administered by Israel rose to $5.31 million through August

West Bank Administered by Israel’s trade with the United States rose to $5.31 million through the first eight months of 2019, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 5.15 percent below its total trade during the same time period last year. U.S. exports to West Bank Administered by Israel increased 30.12 percent while U.S. imports from West Bank Administered by Israel fell 22.92 percent. The U.S. deficit with West Bank Administered by Israel was $428,438.

Through August, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Port of Newark; No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport; No. 3 Port of Houston; No. 4 Port of New York; and No. 5 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif. No. 2 Low Value No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Newark. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 63.44 percent of West Bank Administered by Israel’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of Newark rose 136.51 percent to $950,054.
    Exports fell 20.3 percent to $163,006. Imports rose 299.16 percent to $787,048.
  • Trade with No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 52.31 percent to $908,156.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 78.14 percent to $908,156.
  • Trade with No. 3 Port of Houston rose 630.94 percent to $615,299.
    Exports rose 806.84 percent to $571,626. Imports rose 106.55 percent to $43,673.
  • Trade with No. 4 Port of New York rose 169.32 percent to $461,612.
    Exports rose 169.32 percent to $461,612. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas rose 63.55 percent to $434,438.
    Exports rose 63.55 percent to $434,438. There were no imports.

West Bank Administered by Israel ranked No. 211 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 212.

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 West Bank Administered by Israel by value through August were the categories of Polymers of vinyl chloride; Medicines in individual dosages; Electric storage batteries; Bread, pastry, cakes; and Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc., respectively. They accounted for 80.18 percent of total exports to West Bank Administered by Israel.

The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from West Bank Administered by Israel –– Avocados, dates, figs, pineapples, etc.; Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc.; Salvage; Dried vegetables; and Olive oil –– accounted for 75.15 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at U.S. exports to West Bank Administered by Israel:

  • Polymers of vinyl chloride fell 6.74 percent compared to last year to $571,626.
  • Medicines in individual dosages rose 63.55 percent compared to last year to $434,438.
  • Electric storage batteries totaled $382,800. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Bread, pastry, cakes totaled $343,491. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. totaled $225,000. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

Looking more closely at U.S. imports from West Bank Administered by Israel:

  • Avocados, dates, figs, pineapples, etc. rose 4442.96 percent compared to last year to $640,285.
  • Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc. rose 97.57 percent compared to last year to $588,541.
  • Salvage fell 63.37 percent compared to last year to $339,484.
  • Dried vegetables rose 501.11 percent compared to last year to $303,635.
  • Olive oil fell 48.03 percent compared to last year to $284,682.

In the latest annual figures available, West Bank Administered by Israel recorded $8.48 million in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its were New York City; San Francisco; Low Value Shipments; Dallas; and San Juan. Total U.S. exports to West Bank Administered by Israel were $ 2.21 million and imports from West Bank Administered by Israel were $6.27 million. The U.S. deficit with West Bank Administered by Israel was $4.05 million.