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

Exports: Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts

Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts, the No. 92 export by value totaled $375.36 million for the month of July, $2.04 billion through July 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$725.39 M
2Japan$219.01 M
3United Arab Emirates$167.5 M
4Israel$118.98 M
5Australia$100.43 M
6South Korea$72.47 M
7United Kingdom$68.34 M
8Canada$56.98 M
9Turkey$54.67 M
10Jordan$42.15 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.04 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Wilmington, N.C. $927,347,629
2Port of Wilmington, Dela. $164,080,313
3Port Hueneme, Calif. $136,161,906
4John F. Kennedy International Airport $117,565,789
5Los Angeles International Airport $99,224,181
6San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $74,348,743
7Port of Newark $43,131,620
8Port of Virginia $42,927,963
9Port of Houston $38,272,449
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $37,247,256

U.S. exports of Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts decreased 23.91 percent through July to $2.04 billion

U.S. exports of Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts decreased 23.91 percent from $2.68 billion to $2.04 billion through the first seven 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 92 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 71 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 July 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 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Wilmington, N.C., No. 2 Port of Wilmington, Dela., No. 3 Port Hueneme, Calif., No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Saudi Arabia, No. 2 United Arab Emirates, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Australia. 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Saudi Arabia $725,392,308
2Japan $219,006,376
3United Arab Emirates $167,497,403
4Israel $118,982,683
5Australia $100,425,123
6South Korea $72,468,854
7United Kingdom $68,340,405
8Canada $56,976,586
9Turkey $54,666,498
10Jordan $42,145,342

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Wilmington, N.C. rose 11.39 percent compared to last year to $927.35 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, Dela. fell 17.28 percent compared to last year to $164.08 million.
  • Port Hueneme, Calif. rose 1477.23 percent compared to last year to $136.16 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 60.03 percent compared to last year to $117.57 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 19.41 percent compared to last year to $99.22 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 decreased $198.67 million, 21.5 percent, (35.51 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan increased $87.31 million, 66.29 percent, (10.72 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Arab Emirates decreased $178.53 million, 51.59 percent, (8.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Israel increased $19.58 million, 19.69 percent, (5.82 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Australia decreased $22.95 million, 18.6 percent, (4.92 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.16 percent of all these Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $1.33 billion of the $2.04 billion total.

All totaled, 70.7 percent of all these Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $1.44 billion of the $2.04 billion total