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

Exports: Cigarette paper

Cigarette paper, the No. 973 export by value totaled $2.89 million for the month of August, $15.32 million through August of 2019, and $16.17 million 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
1Canada$10.1 M
2Mexico$3.33 M
3Jamaica$1.28 M
4Dominican Republic$113,263
5Honduras$82,752
6Bermuda$76,017
7Barbados$64,841
8Bahamas$47,379
9South Korea$29,120
10United Kingdom$24,069
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U.S. exports of Cigarette paper increased 41.00 percent through August to $15.32 million

U.S. exports of Cigarette paper increased 41.00 percent from $10.86 million to $15.32 million through the first eight 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 973 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1032 for the last full year with a total value of $16.17 million, a $2.83 million, 14.92 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Jamaica, No. 4 Dominican Republic and No. 5 Honduras. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. and No. 5 Port Miami.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Jamaica, No. 4 Turkey and No. 5 Dominican Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y., No. 3 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $10,098,333
2Mexico $3,331,976
3Jamaica $1,279,292
4Dominican Republic $113,263
5Honduras $82,752
6Bermuda $76,017
7Barbados $64,841
8Bahamas $47,379
9South Korea $29,120
10United Kingdom $24,069

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Ogdensburg, N.Y. $1,546,535
2Laredo $1,269,197
3Seattle $331,988
4Miami $218,013
5Portland, Maine $192,705
6Buffalo $167,232
7New Orleans $138,627
8Detroit $104,544
9Pembina, N.D. $84,332
10Low Value Shipments $82,337

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 25.91 percent compared to last year to $3.3 million.
  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. rose 26.75 percent compared to last year to $3.1 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 644.74 percent compared to last year to $1.81 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. fell 2.47 percent compared to last year to $1.53 million.
  • Port Miami rose 9.3 percent compared to last year to $1.45 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 Canada increased $4.14 million, 69.42 percent, (65.93 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $709,285, 27.04 percent, (21.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Jamaica increased $284,402, 28.59 percent, (8.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Dominican Republic decreased $79,552, 41.26 percent, (0.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Honduras increased $21,025, 34.06 percent, (0.54 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 97.31 percent of all these Cigarette paper exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $14.91 million of the $15.32 million total.

All totaled, 72.99 percent of all these Cigarette paper exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $11.18 million of the $15.32 million total