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West Bank Administered by Israel

West Bank Administered By Israel ranked No. 200 in total trade value through February with a total of $2.36 million. Exports totaled $1.27 million and Imports totaled $1.09 million, a surplus of $178,234.

January – February 2019

Top Trading Ports

Total Trade: $2.36 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $427,115
2Port of Houston $411,626
3Port of New York $411,127
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $262,956
5John F. Kennedy International Airport $230,513
6Port of Los Angeles $181,764
7Port of Boston $172,743
8Low Value $108,321
9Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $90,884
10Port of Virginia $19,627

U.S. trade with West Bank Administered by Israel rose to $2.36 million through February

West Bank Administered by Israel’s trade with the United States rose to $2.36 million through the first two months of 2019, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 24.06 percent above its total trade during the same time period last year. West Bank Administered by Israel’s exports increased 190.82 percent while imports fell 25.57 percent. The U.S. surplus with West Bank Administered by Israel was $178,234.

Through February, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Port of Newark; No. 2 Port of Houston; No. 3 Port of New York; No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga.; and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif. No. 2 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. No. 3 Port of Charleston No. 4 Low Value and No. 5 Port of Boston. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 73.74 percent of West Bank Administered by Israel’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of Newark rose 2033.02 percent to $427,115.
    Exports rose 200.84 percent to $60,241. Imports totaled $366,874.
  • Trade with No. 2 Port of Houston totaled $411,626.
    Exports totaled $411,626. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Port of New York rose 15161 percent to $411,127.
    Exports rose 15161 percent to $411,127. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 1049.03 percent to $262,956.
    Exports rose 1049.03 percent to $262,956. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 176.28 percent to $230,513.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 325.98 percent to $230,513.

West Bank Administered by Israel ranked No. 200 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 202.

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $650.55 billion, up 1.11 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports climbed 2.61 percent to $260.05 billion; imports climbed 0.14 percent to $390.5 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 $130.45 billion, down compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $136.53 billion.

The top five U.S. exports to West Bank Administered by Israel by value through February were the categories of Polymers of vinyl chloride; Electric storage batteries; Bread, pastry, cakes; Medicines in individual dosages; and Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets, respectively. They accounted for 92.95 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.; Leather shoes; Olive oil; Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc.; and Salvage –– accounted for 81.51 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Polymers of vinyl chloride rose 76.07 percent compared to last year to $411,626.
  • Electric storage batteries totaled $382,800. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Bread, pastry, cakes totaled $262,956. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Medicines in individual dosages fell 7.7 percent compared to last year to $90,884.
  • Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets rose 261.16 percent compared to last year to $33,306.

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

  • Avocados, dates, figs, pineapples, etc. totaled $290,540. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Leather shoes totaled $181,764. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Olive oil fell 41.45 percent compared to last year to $172,743.
  • Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc. rose 513.81 percent compared to last year to $137,511.
  • Salvage fell 49.26 percent compared to last year to $108,321.

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.