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

Exports: Bird skins, feathered parts, down

Bird skins, feathered parts, down, the No. 725 export by value totaled $7.37 million for the month of October, $89.56 million through October of 2018, and $88.56 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
1China$22.35 M
2Indonesia$16.12 M
3Chile$11.77 M
4Vietnam$10.22 M
5Bangladesh$9.37 M
6Canada$7.17 M
7Italy$3.38 M
8Hong Kong$1.73 M
9Germany$1.5 M
10Myanmar (Burma)$1.31 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $89.56 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Long Beach $26,757,717
2Port of Los Angeles $13,981,300
3Port of Virginia $12,561,813
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $7,298,525
5Port of New Orleans $6,001,487
6Port of Charleston $5,523,831
7Port of New York $2,229,643
8Port of Houston $1,886,722
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,850,689
10Port of Wilmington, N.C. $1,823,137

U.S. exports of Bird skins, feathered parts, down increased 22.84 percent through October to $89.56 million

U.S. exports of Bird skins, feathered parts, down increased 22.84 percent from $72.91 million to $89.56 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 725 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 771 for the last full year with a total value of $88.56 million, a $11.73 million, 15.26 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 Bangladesh. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Bangladesh and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $22,349,053
2Indonesia $16,118,607
3Chile $11,774,291
4Vietnam $10,215,321
5Bangladesh $9,374,162
6Canada $7,169,607
7Italy $3,383,656
8Hong Kong $1,734,725
9Germany $1,501,349
10Myanmar (Burma) $1,310,528

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $8,933,320
2Norfolk $3,089,953
3Atlanta/Savannah $1,085,871
4New Orleans $876,716
5Charleston $550,938
6New York City $480,531
7Houston $341,144
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $321,989
9San Francisco $213,659
10Buffalo $151,469

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:

  • Port of Long Beach rose 49.09 percent compared to last year to $26.76 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 28.17 percent compared to last year to $13.98 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 44.78 percent compared to last year to $12.56 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 105.5 percent compared to last year to $7.3 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 220.93 percent compared to last year to $6 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 China increased $3.32 million, 17.43 percent, (24.96 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Indonesia increased $2.38 million, 17.32 percent, (18 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Chile increased $7.37 million, 167.58 percent, (13.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Vietnam increased $1.33 million, 15.02 percent, (11.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Bangladesh increased $2.17 million, 30.17 percent, (10.47 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 77.97 percent of all these Bird skins, feathered parts, down exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $69.83 million of the $89.56 million total.

All totaled, 74.37 percent of all these Bird skins, feathered parts, down exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $66.6 million of the $89.56 million total