|2||Civilian aircraft, parts||$2.58 B|
|4||Medicines in individual dosages||$774.95 M|
|5||Paintings, drawings and other artwork||$622.02 M|
|6||Low value shipments||$479.49 M|
|7||Motor vehicles for transporting people||$341.8 M|
|9||Gasoline, other fuels||$268.93 M|
|10||Value added to a returned import||$245.72 M|
|1||Motor vehicles for transporting people||$2.52 B|
|2||Value added to a returned import||$1.21 B|
|3||Medicines in individual dosages||$742.78 M|
|4||Aircraft engines, engine parts||$741.34 M|
|5||Defense-related aircraft, parts||$505.77 M|
|6||Rum, gin, vodka, other liquors||$455.77 M|
|7||Gasoline, other fuels||$432.87 M|
|8||Plasma, vaccines, blood||$299.18 M|
|9||Paintings, drawings and other artwork||$262.81 M|
|10||Heterocyclic chemical compounds||$245.06 M|
Top Trading Ports
Total Trade: $33.06 billion
|1||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$3,660,662,525|
|2||Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport||$3,409,557,004|
|3||Port of New Orleans||$2,062,587,734|
|4||Chicago O’Hare International Airport||$1,731,257,513|
|5||Port of Newark||$1,434,953,879|
|6||Port of Houston||$1,420,556,206|
|7||Port of Baltimore, Md.||$1,383,358,442|
|8||Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio||$1,092,111,148|
|9||Los Angeles International Airport||$1,055,895,975|
|10||Philadelphia International Airport||$930,690,440|
U.S. trade with United Kingdom rose to $33.06 billion through March
United Kingdom’s trade with the United States rose to $33.06 billion through the first three months of 2019, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 3.75 percent above its total trade during the same time period last year. United Kingdom’s exports increased 5.04 percent while imports rose 2.24 percent. The U.S. surplus with United Kingdom was $3.02 billion.
Through March, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport; No. 2 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport; No. 3 Port of New Orleans; No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport; and No. 5 Port of Newark. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport No. 2 Port of Newark No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md.. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 37.2 percent of United Kingdom’s U.S. trade.
Among those top five:
- Trade with No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 26.86 percent to $3.66 billion.
Exports fell 33.46 percent to $2.49 billion. Imports fell 7.37 percent to $1.17 billion.
- Trade with No. 2 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport rose 185.33 percent to $3.41 billion.
Exports rose 345.31 percent to $2.89 billion. Imports fell 4.31 percent to $523.27 million.
- Trade with No. 3 Port of New Orleans rose 33.32 percent to $2.06 billion.
Exports rose 51.93 percent to $1.06 billion. Imports rose 18.12 percent to $1.01 billion.
- Trade with No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 1.81 percent to $1.73 billion.
Exports fell 0.09 percent to $857.59 million. Imports rose 3.74 percent to $873.67 million.
- Trade with No. 5 Port of Newark fell 32.82 percent to $1.43 billion.
Exports fell 6.82 percent to $418.42 million. Imports fell 39.74 percent to $1.02 billion.
United Kingdom ranked No. 7 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 6.
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 United Kingdom by value through March were the categories of Gold; Civilian aircraft, parts; Oil; Medicines in individual dosages; and Paintings, drawings and other artwork, respectively. They accounted for 45.16 percent of total exports to United Kingdom.
The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from United Kingdom –– Motor vehicles for transporting people; Value added to a returned import; Medicines in individual dosages; Aircraft engines, engine parts; and Defense-related aircraft, parts –– accounted for 38.08 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at U.S. exports to United Kingdom:
- Gold rose 47.69 percent compared to last year to $2.85 billion.
- Civilian aircraft, parts fell 26.12 percent compared to last year to $2.58 billion.
- Oil rose 109.79 percent compared to last year to $1.32 billion.
- Medicines in individual dosages rose 52.34 percent compared to last year to $774.95 million.
- Paintings, drawings and other artwork fell 37.91 percent compared to last year to $622.02 million.
Looking more closely at U.S. imports from United Kingdom:
- Motor vehicles for transporting people fell 6.76 percent compared to last year to $2.52 billion.
- Value added to a returned import rose 7.19 percent compared to last year to $1.21 billion.
- Medicines in individual dosages fell 52.68 percent compared to last year to $742.78 million.
- Aircraft engines, engine parts rose 36.7 percent compared to last year to $741.34 million.
- Defense-related aircraft, parts rose 25.33 percent compared to last year to $505.77 million.
In the latest annual figures available, United Kingdom recorded $109.4 billion in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its were New York City; Atlanta/Savannah; New Orleans; Los Angeles; and Chicago. Total U.S. exports to United Kingdom were $ 56.33 billion and imports from United Kingdom were $53.07 billion. The U.S. surplus with United Kingdom was $3.25 billion.