Total Trade: $2 billion
|1||Port of Houston||$453,449,599|
|2||Port of Los Angeles||$280,165,458|
|3||Port of New York||$238,928,606|
|4||Port of Virginia||$192,186,600|
|6||Port of Long Beach||$129,214,587|
|7||Port of New Orleans||$125,811,382|
|8||Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich.||$85,604,735|
|9||Port of Oakland, Calif.||$42,526,380|
|10||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$38,986,357|
U.S. exports of Anti-knock additives decreased 2.76 percent through August to $2 billion
U.S. exports of Anti-knock additives decreased 2.76 percent from $2.06 billion to $2 billion through the first eight 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 109 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 109 for the last full year with a total value of $3.01 billion, a $236.05 million, 8.50 percent increase from the 2017 total.
Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Singapore and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port Laredo.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Singapore, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.
January – August 2019
|3||New York City||$124,930,292|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first eight months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Houston fell 8.72 percent compared to last year to $453.45 million.
- Port of Los Angeles rose 6.79 percent compared to last year to $280.17 million.
- Port of New York fell 10.29 percent compared to last year to $238.93 million.
- Port of Virginia rose 72.56 percent compared to last year to $192.19 million.
- Port Laredo fell 1.3 percent compared to last year to $173.37 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 Japan increased $98.2 million, 79.68 percent, (11.05 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $11.22 million, 4.94 percent, (10.77 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $774,911, 0.38 percent, (10.03 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Singapore decreased $35.73 million, 15.74 percent, (9.54 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 China decreased $43.22 million, 20.65 percent, (8.29 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 49.67 percent of all these Anti-knock additives exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $995.47 million of the $2 billion total.
All totaled, 66.77 percent of all these Anti-knock additives exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $1.34 billion of the $2 billion total