Total Trade: $128.37 million
|1||Port of Long Beach||$35,395,874|
|2||Port of Houston||$10,388,522|
|3||Port of Oakland, Calif.||$10,102,455|
|4||Port of Los Angeles||$9,699,632|
|5||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$9,344,083|
|6||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$6,712,373|
|7||Port of Eastport, Idaho||$6,077,120|
|8||Port of New York||$5,716,850|
|9||Port of Virginia||$5,469,499|
|10||Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich.||$4,166,506|
U.S. exports of Beer increased 23.15 percent through February to $128.37 million
U.S. exports of Beer increased 23.15 percent from $104.24 million to $128.37 million through the first two 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 283 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 315 for the last full year with a total value of $737.61 million, a $22.2 million, 2.92 percent decrease from the 2017 total.
Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Chile, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Honduras, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Panama. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.
January – February 2019
|7||New York City||$14,840,715|
|10||Great Falls, Mont.||$9,318,886|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Long Beach rose 208.32 percent compared to last year to $35.4 million.
- Port of Houston rose 651.19 percent compared to last year to $10.39 million.
- Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 96.08 percent compared to last year to $10.1 million.
- Port of Los Angeles rose 166.72 percent compared to last year to $9.7 million.
- Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 44.45 percent compared to last year to $9.34 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 Chile increased $31.9 million, 331.9 percent, (32.34 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $2.45 million, 13.46 percent, (16.1 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Honduras increased $6.82 million, 538.06 percent, (6.3 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 South Korea increased $4.58 million, 132.06 percent, (6.26 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Mexico decreased $26.04 million, 76.75 percent, (6.14 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 67.14 percent of all these Beer exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $86.19 million of the $128.37 million total.
All totaled, 58.37 percent of all these Beer exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $74.93 million of the $128.37 million total