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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Antibiotics

Antibiotics, the No. 354 export by value totaled $34.66 million for the month of October, $478.96 million through October of 2018, and $462.13 million for all of 2017, 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
1The Netherlands$83.32 M
2Italy$75.04 M
3China$74.02 M
4United Kingdom$49.31 M
5India$40.75 M
6Belgium$33.74 M
7France$30.99 M
8Canada$24.83 M
9Brazil$20.93 M
10Croatia$8.52 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $478.96 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1San Juan International Airport, P.R. $158,182,786
2John F. Kennedy International Airport $111,039,620
3Port of New York $53,125,707
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $39,068,679
5Port of Baltimore, Md. $37,462,766
6Miami International Airport $19,605,715
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $10,863,538
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $6,221,299
9Port of Long Beach $4,811,438
10Sault Ste Marie International Bridge, Mich. $4,148,352

U.S. exports of Antibiotics increased 23.72 percent through October to $478.96 million

U.S. exports of Antibiotics increased 23.72 percent from $387.14 million to $478.96 million through the first 10 months of 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 354 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 384 for the last full year with a total value of $462.13 million, a $1.79 million, 0.39 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 China, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 San Juan International Airport, P.R., No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 France, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 San Juan International Airport, P.R., No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $83,317,362
2Italy $75,035,873
3China $74,016,177
4United Kingdom $49,314,299
5India $40,753,356
6Belgium $33,741,724
7France $30,993,397
8Canada $24,828,261
9Brazil $20,929,388
10Croatia $8,520,000

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $28,787,006
2San Juan $12,793,950
3Detroit $6,610,796
4Chicago $6,550,776
5Miami $3,052,381
6Baltimore $1,925,120
7Buffalo $1,881,946
8Jacksonville/Tampa $1,821,898
9Pembina, N.D. $1,547,141
10Los Angeles $1,302,073

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • San Juan International Airport, P.R. rose 46.52 percent compared to last year to $158.18 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 39.73 percent compared to last year to $111.04 million.
  • Port of New York rose 23.86 percent compared to last year to $53.13 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 24.32 percent compared to last year to $39.07 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 66.87 percent compared to last year to $37.46 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 The Netherlands increased $46.61 million, 127 percent, (17.4 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Italy increased $37.81 million, 101.58 percent, (15.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China increased $3.35 million, 4.74 percent, (15.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom increased $16.05 million, 48.24 percent, (10.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 India increased $13.23 million, 48.09 percent, (8.51 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 67.32 percent of all these Antibiotics exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $322.44 million of the $478.96 million total.

All totaled, 83.28 percent of all these Antibiotics exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $398.88 million of the $478.96 million total