Total Trade: $39.78 million
|1||Port of Tampa, Fla.||$4,494,355|
|2||Port of New York||$3,700,046|
|3||Port of Los Angeles||$3,657,367|
|4||Port of Oakland, Calif.||$2,426,745|
|5||Port of Long Beach||$1,851,210|
|7||Port of Houston||$1,536,934|
|8||Port of Virginia||$1,420,599|
|9||Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich.||$1,374,528|
|10||Port of Charleston||$1,359,081|
U.S. exports of Animal, vegetable fertilizers increased 5.23 percent through December to $39.78 million
U.S. exports of Animal, vegetable fertilizers increased 5.23 percent from $37.8 million to $39.78 million in 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.
The category ranked 897 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 906 for the last full year with a total value of $37.8 million, a $2.51 million, 7.11 percent increase from the 2016 total.
Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 India, No. 4 Malaysia and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Tampa, Fla., No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Vietnam, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 India and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..
January – December 2018
|1||LOS ANGELES, CA||$2,365,236|
|2||NEW YORK CITY, NY||$1,640,708|
|3||SAN FRANCISCO, CA||$1,315,078|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Tampa, Fla. totaled $4.49 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Port of New York rose 100.32 percent compared to last year to $3.7 million.
- Port of Los Angeles fell 20.54 percent compared to last year to $3.66 million.
- Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 2.24 percent compared to last year to $2.43 million.
- Port of Long Beach rose 34.61 percent compared to last year to $1.85 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 Canada increased $2.47 million, 64.55 percent, (15.83 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $360,994, 8.52 percent, (9.74 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 India increased $176,248, 4.96 percent, (9.38 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Malaysia decreased $151,944, 4.4 percent, (8.3 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Australia increased $1.58 million, 100.52 percent, (7.92 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 51.18 percent of all these Animal, vegetable fertilizers exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $20.36 million of the $39.78 million total.
All totaled, 40.55 percent of all these Animal, vegetable fertilizers exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $16.13 million of the $39.78 million total