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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2019.

Exports: Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts

Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts, the No. 73 export by value totaled $324.81 million for the month of March, $1.11 billion through March of 2019, and $4.1 billion for all of 2018, 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
1Saudi Arabia$417.14 M
2Japan$179.43 M
3United Arab Emirates$120.21 M
4Israel$58.97 M
5South Korea$55.45 M
6Australia$45.46 M
7Jordan$24.87 M
8Canada$24.75 M
9Egypt$17.6 M
10India$15.68 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.11 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Wilmington, N.C. $569,879,841
2Port Hueneme, Calif. $136,161,906
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $71,338,670
4San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $52,336,932
5Port of Wilmington, Dela. $40,309,762
6Los Angeles International Airport $31,199,170
7Port of Oakland, Calif. $25,215,949
8Port of Philadelphia $21,496,577
9Port of Newark $16,449,360
10Port of Houston $14,430,253

U.S. exports of Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts increased 29.59 percent through March to $1.11 billion

U.S. exports of Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts increased 29.59 percent from $859.51 million to $1.11 billion through the first three 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 73 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 94 for the last full year with a total value of $4.1 billion, a $125.38 million, 2.97 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Saudi Arabia, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 United Arab Emirates, No. 4 Israel and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Wilmington, N.C., No. 2 Port Hueneme, Calif., No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 San Francisco International Airport, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Wilmington, Dela..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 United Arab Emirates, No. 2 Saudi Arabia, No. 3 Oman, No. 4 Afghanistan and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Wilmington, N.C., No. 2 Port of Beaufort-Morehead City, N.C., No. 3 Port of Wilmington, Dela., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Saudi Arabia $417,142,398
2Japan $179,427,606
3United Arab Emirates $120,207,445
4Israel $58,971,599
5South Korea $55,453,367
6Australia $45,456,057
7Jordan $24,870,907
8Canada $24,752,610
9Egypt $17,598,542
10India $15,675,445

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Wilmington $307,481,203
2Philadelphia $178,789,096
3New York City $109,982,459
4Phoenix/Nogales $90,095,173
5San Francisco $87,000,665
6Los Angeles $72,813,065
7Charleston $57,905,908
8Baltimore $46,608,232
9Chicago $42,166,347
10Houston $30,270,063

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Wilmington, N.C. rose 221.45 percent compared to last year to $569.88 million.
  • Port Hueneme, Calif. rose 1496.61 percent compared to last year to $136.16 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 182.87 percent compared to last year to $71.34 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. rose 267.15 percent compared to last year to $52.34 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, Dela. fell 71.1 percent compared to last year to $40.31 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 Saudi Arabia increased $295.16 million, 241.98 percent, (37.45 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan increased $141.47 million, 372.75 percent, (16.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Arab Emirates decreased $21.57 million, 15.22 percent, (10.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Israel increased $32.46 million, 122.42 percent, (5.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 South Korea increased $40.19 million, 263.29 percent, (4.98 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.63 percent of all these Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $831.2 million of the $1.11 billion total.

All totaled, 78.11 percent of all these Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $870.03 million of the $1.11 billion total