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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2019.

Exports: Shrimp, other crustaceans

Shrimp, other crustaceans, the No. 266 export by value totaled $83.06 million for the month of March, $220.09 million through March of 2019, and $1.08 billion for all of 2018, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1China$64.87 M
2Canada$49.87 M
3Vietnam$17.28 M
4Japan$16.19 M
5Hong Kong$14.68 M
6Indonesia$7.41 M
7Thailand$7.13 M
8Italy$6.1 M
9South Korea$4.95 M
10Taiwan$4.1 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $220.09 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $43,743,205
2John F. Kennedy International Airport $33,708,389
3Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $30,762,196
4Boston’s Logan International Airport $19,604,874
5Seattle-Tacoma International Airport $15,556,898
6Miami International Airport $13,449,997
7Port of Calais, Maine $10,517,604
8Port of Seattle, Wash. $5,863,627
9Port Miami $4,350,852
10Los Angeles International Airport $4,311,120

U.S. exports of Shrimp, other crustaceans decreased 14.67 percent through March to $220.09 million

U.S. exports of Shrimp, other crustaceans decreased 14.67 percent from $257.94 million to $220.09 million through the first three months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 266 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 251 for the last full year with a total value of $1.08 billion, a $64.78 million, 6.38 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Hong Kong. The leading gateways were No. 1 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 4 Boston’s Logan International Airport and No. 5 Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Hong Kong, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Calais, Maine, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Boston’s Logan International Airport, No. 4 Houlton Border Crossing, Maine and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $64,866,088
2Canada $49,866,354
3Vietnam $17,279,731
4Japan $16,191,721
5Hong Kong $14,682,468
6Indonesia $7,411,349
7Thailand $7,131,550
8Italy $6,103,119
9South Korea $4,950,912
10Taiwan $4,098,111

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $100,044,180
2Seattle $63,031,622
3Portland, Maine $59,247,638
4Miami $45,191,532
5Boston $44,644,365
6Anchorage $33,492,211
7Los Angeles $10,995,601
8Honolulu $10,350,798
9Buffalo $4,785,218
10San Francisco $4,417,092

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first three months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska rose 38.61 percent compared to last year to $43.74 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 44.6 percent compared to last year to $33.71 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 5.2 percent compared to last year to $30.76 million.
  • Boston’s Logan International Airport fell 23.66 percent compared to last year to $19.6 million.
  • Seattle-Tacoma International Airport fell 50.55 percent compared to last year to $15.56 million.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. exports to No. 1 China decreased $47.96 million, 42.51 percent, (29.47 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $5.06 million, 11.28 percent, (22.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Vietnam increased $3.85 million, 28.67 percent, (7.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $4 million, 32.79 percent, (7.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Hong Kong decreased $4.26 million, 22.51 percent, (6.67 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.01 percent of all these Shrimp, other crustaceans exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $162.89 million of the $220.09 million total.

All totaled, 65.14 percent of all these Shrimp, other crustaceans exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $143.38 million of the $220.09 million total