|1||Coal, briquettes||$232.12 M|
|2||Medical instrument parts||$153.88 M|
|5||Low value shipments||$11.61 M|
|6||Petroleum products||$11.6 M|
|7||Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc.||$8.54 M|
|8||Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets||$5.95 M|
|9||Plasma, vaccines, blood||$5.64 M|
|1||Medicines in individual dosages||$157.67 M|
|3||Aluminum plates, sheets, strip more than 0.2mm thi||$21.67 M|
|5||Molding boxes for metal foundries||$16.86 M|
|6||Power supplies, transformers||$14.1 M|
|7||Plasma, vaccines, blood||$13.87 M|
|8||Leather shoes||$7.7 M|
|9||Electrical boards, panels and switches||$7.12 M|
|10||Portland, aluminous and slag cement||$7 M|
Top Trading Ports
Total Trade: $1.04 billion
|2||Port of Wilmington, Dela.||$152,722,132|
|3||Port of Newark||$137,222,353|
|4||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$99,020,305|
|5||Port of Beaumont, Texas||$59,689,075|
|6||Port of Virginia||$45,488,850|
|7||Chicago O’Hare International Airport||$39,950,618|
|8||Port of Freeport, Texas||$28,000,000|
|9||Port of Baltimore, Md.||$26,899,435|
|10||Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico||$23,020,274|
U.S. trade with Croatia rose to $1.04 billion through September
Croatia’s trade with the United States rose to $1.04 billion through the first nine months of 2019, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 37.31 percent above its total trade during the same time period last year. U.S. exports to Croatia increased 46.79 percent while U.S. imports from Croatia rose 25.35 percent. The U.S. surplus with Croatia was $200.38 million.
Through September, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Norfolk/Mobile/Charleston; No. 2 Port of Wilmington, Dela.; No. 3 Port of Newark; No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport; and No. 5 Port of Beaumont, Texas. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Norfolk/Mobile/Charleston No. 2 Port of Newark No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Port of New Orleans. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 65.24 percent of Croatia’s U.S. trade.
Among those top five:
- Trade with No. 1 Norfolk/Mobile/Charleston fell 16.69 percent to $229.06 million.
Exports fell 16.69 percent to $229.06 million. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 2 Port of Wilmington, Dela. totaled $152.72 million.
Exports totaled $152.72 million. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 3 Port of Newark rose 12.06 percent to $137.22 million.
Exports fell 21.77 percent to $2.33 million. Imports rose 12.9 percent to $134.89 million.
- Trade with No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 103.48 percent to $99.02 million.
Exports fell 24.03 percent to $12.99 million. Imports rose 172.54 percent to $86.03 million.
- Trade with No. 5 Port of Beaumont, Texas rose 1450.37 percent to $59.69 million.
Exports rose 1450.37 percent to $59.69 million. There were no imports.
Croatia ranked No. 88 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 100.
Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $3.11 trillion, down 0.58 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports dropped 1.01 percent to $1.23 trillion; imports dropped 0.3 percent to $1.88 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 $647.62 billion, up compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $640.85 billion.
The top five U.S. exports to Croatia by value through September were the categories of Coal, briquettes; Medical instrument parts; Oil; Antibiotics; and Low value shipments, respectively. They accounted for 80.9 percent of total exports to Croatia.
The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Croatia –– Medicines in individual dosages; Antibiotics; Aluminum plates, sheets, strip more than 0.2mm thi; Handguns; and Molding boxes for metal foundries –– accounted for 59.11 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at U.S. exports to Croatia:
- Coal, briquettes fell 17.7 percent compared to last year to $232.12 million.
- Medical instrument parts rose 306525 percent compared to last year to $153.88 million.
- Oil totaled $87.69 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Antibiotics rose 108.25 percent compared to last year to $15.98 million.
- Low value shipments rose 41.63 percent compared to last year to $11.61 million.
Looking more closely at U.S. imports from Croatia:
- Medicines in individual dosages rose 49.01 percent compared to last year to $157.67 million.
- Antibiotics rose 110.07 percent compared to last year to $30.87 million.
- Aluminum plates, sheets, strip more than 0.2mm thi rose 525.39 percent compared to last year to $21.67 million.
- Handguns fell 42.71 percent compared to last year to $20.73 million.
- Molding boxes for metal foundries rose 31.23 percent compared to last year to $16.86 million.
In the latest annual figures available, Croatia recorded $880.92 million in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its were Philadelphia; Chicago; New York City; New Orleans; and Atlanta/Savannah. Total U.S. exports to Croatia were $ 444.24 million and imports from Croatia were $436.68 million. The U.S. surplus with Croatia was $7.56 million.