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

Exports: Cigarette paper

Cigarette paper, the No. 980 export by value totaled $1.37 million for the month of February, $3.49 million through February 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$2.36 M
2Mexico$652,221
3Jamaica$329,668
4Dominican Republic$71,376
5Bermuda$20,176
6Barbados$15,235
7Saint Maarten$7,749
8Croatia$6,616
9Costa Rica$5,000
10Argentina$4,813
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U.S. exports of Cigarette paper increased 58.14 percent through February to $3.49 million

U.S. exports of Cigarette paper increased 58.14 percent from $2.21 million to $3.49 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 980 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1035 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 February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Jamaica, No. 4 Dominican Republic and No. 5 Bermuda. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Trinidad and Tobago, No. 4 Norway and No. 5 Turkey. 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 – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $2,359,773
2Mexico $652,221
3Jamaica $329,668
4Dominican Republic $71,376
5Bermuda $20,176
6Barbados $15,235
7Saint Maarten $7,749
8Croatia $6,616
9Costa Rica $5,000
10Argentina $4,813

January – February 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 two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. rose 56.39 percent compared to last year to $783,894.
  • Port Laredo rose 28.8 percent compared to last year to $652,221.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. fell 17.31 percent compared to last year to $517,654.
  • Port Miami rose 786.39 percent compared to last year to $336,207.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 368.85 percent compared to last year to $255,764.

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 $831,529, 54.41 percent, (67.6 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $145,855, 28.8 percent, (18.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Jamaica increased $329,668, 0 percent, (9.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Dominican Republic increased $71,376, 0 percent, (2.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Bermuda increased $15,926, 374.73 percent, (0.58 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 98.35 percent of all these Cigarette paper exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $3.43 million of the $3.49 million total.

All totaled, 72.93 percent of all these Cigarette paper exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $2.55 million of the $3.49 million total