Total Trade: $14.14 million
|1||Low-Valued Imports and Exports||$7,809,514|
|2||Port of Charleston||$854,929|
|3||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$673,952|
|4||Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport||$536,850|
|5||Los Angeles International Airport||$475,890|
|6||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$434,540|
|7||Port Everglades, Fla.||$352,314|
|8||Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich.||$329,755|
|9||Port of Virginia||$276,317|
|10||Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio||$261,978|
U.S. exports of Basketwork, wickerwork increased 7.40 percent through December to $14.14 million
U.S. exports of Basketwork, wickerwork increased 7.40 percent from $13.17 million to $14.14 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 1048 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1053 for the last full year with a total value of $13.17 million, a $1.15 million, 9.54 percent increase from the 2016 total.
Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Hong Kong. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..
January – December 2018
|6||LOS ANGELES, CA||$274,794|
|7||NEW YORK CITY, NY||$146,720|
|9||SAN DIEGO, CA||$121,526|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 3.07 percent compared to last year to $7.81 million.
- Port of Charleston rose 5.99 percent compared to last year to $854,929.
- Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 7.37 percent compared to last year to $673,952.
- Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport totaled $536,850. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Los Angeles International Airport rose 5.41 percent compared to last year to $475,890.
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 decreased $216,800, 2.25 percent, (66.62 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan increased $1.47 million, 308.71 percent, (13.73 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom increased $135,543, 47.1 percent, (2.99 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico increased $196,770, 90.05 percent, (2.94 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Hong Kong increased $133,546, 153.92 percent, (1.56 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 87.83 percent of all these Basketwork, wickerwork exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $12.42 million of the $14.14 million total.
All totaled, 73.18 percent of all these Basketwork, wickerwork exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $10.35 million of the $14.14 million total