West Bank Administered by Israel

West Bank Administered By Israel ranked No. 202 in total trade value through February with a total of $1.75 million. Exports totaled $548,903 and Imports totaled $1.2 million, a deficit of $647,720.

U.S. trade with West Bank Administered by Israel rose to $1.75 million through February

West Bank Administered by Israel’s trade with the United States rose to $1.75 million through the first two months of 2020, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 26.17 percent below its total trade during the same time period last year. U.S. exports to West Bank Administered by Israel decreased 56.82 percent while U.S. imports from West Bank Administered by Israel rose 9.48 percent. The U.S. deficit with West Bank Administered by Israel was $647,720.

Through February, 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 Charleston; No. 4 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas; and No. 5 Low Value. During the same period the previous year, the top five 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. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 88.23 percent of West Bank Administered by Israel’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of Newark rose 40.86 percent to $601,655.
    Exports fell 79.36 percent to $12,434. Imports rose 60.61 percent to $589,221.
  • Trade with No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 62.84 percent to $375,366.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 62.84 percent to $375,366.
  • Trade with No. 3 Port of Charleston rose 1809.7 percent to $251,718.
    Exports totaled $251,718. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas rose 142.77 percent to $220,635.
    Exports rose 142.77 percent to $220,635. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Low Value fell 16.3 percent to $90,667.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 16.3 percent to $90,667.

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

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $635.89 billion, down 2.25 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports climbed 0.43 percent to $261.18 billion; imports dropped 4.04 percent to $374.71 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 $113.53 billion, down compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $130.45 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; Medicines in individual dosages; Medical bandages; Electric storage batteries; and Furniture, parts, respectively. They accounted for 99.11 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.; Olive oil; Dried vegetables; and Estimates of low-value imports –– accounted for 81.41 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Polymers of vinyl chloride fell 38.85 percent compared to last year to $251,718.
  • Medicines in individual dosages rose 142.77 percent compared to last year to $220,635.
  • Medical bandages totaled $25,764. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Electric storage batteries fell 93.3 percent compared to last year to $25,650.
  • Furniture, parts totaled $20,240. 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 5.88 percent compared to last year to $307,620.
  • Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc. rose 90.87 percent compared to last year to $262,464.
  • Olive oil rose 18.35 percent compared to last year to $204,440.
  • Dried vegetables rose 27.51 percent compared to last year to $109,026.
  • Estimates of low-value imports fell 16.3 percent compared to last year to $90,667.

In the latest annual figures available, West Bank Administered by Israel recorded $7.33 million in trade with the United States. Total U.S. exports to West Bank Administered by Israel were $ 3.25 million and imports from West Bank Administered by Israel were $4.08 million. The U.S. deficit with West Bank Administered by Israel was $835,026.