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

Exports: Fish, fresh or chilled

Fish, fresh or chilled, the No. 690 export by value totaled $11.94 million for the month of March, $29.62 million through March of 2019, and $186.78 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$22.42 M
2Japan$2.54 M
3The Netherlands$993,814
4France$738,399
5Israel$515,028
6Egypt$374,572
7Spain$311,069
8Mexico$273,007
9Italy$169,685
10Colombia$148,264
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U.S. exports of Fish, fresh or chilled decreased 18.12 percent through March to $29.62 million

U.S. exports of Fish, fresh or chilled decreased 18.12 percent from $36.17 million to $29.62 million 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 690 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 647 for the last full year with a total value of $186.78 million, a $4.42 million, 2.31 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 France and No. 5 Israel. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Eastport, Maine, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska and No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Eastport, Maine, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska, No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Low-Valued Imports and Exports.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $22,420,252
2Japan $2,538,385
3The Netherlands $993,814
4France $738,399
5Israel $515,028
6Egypt $374,572
7Spain $311,069
8Mexico $273,007
9Italy $169,685
10Colombia $148,264

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Portland, Maine $10,531,492
2Buffalo $8,626,998
3Seattle $4,510,040
4Low Value Shipments $3,961,406
5New York City $2,688,983
6Boston $2,143,027
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $1,994,878
8Anchorage $1,746,064
9San Francisco $1,405,693
10Detroit $1,131,649

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 Eastport, Maine fell 45.53 percent compared to last year to $6.66 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 4.34 percent compared to last year to $6.29 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 4.5 percent compared to last year to $2.95 million.
  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska rose 11.43 percent compared to last year to $2.56 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 41.49 percent compared to last year to $2.11 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 decreased $4.37 million, 16.32 percent, (75.7 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan decreased $393,614, 13.42 percent, (8.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 The Netherlands decreased $117,284, 10.56 percent, (3.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 France increased $93,153, 14.44 percent, (2.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Israel increased $17,729, 3.57 percent, (1.74 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91.85 percent of all these Fish, fresh or chilled exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $27.21 million of the $29.62 million total.

All totaled, 69.45 percent of all these Fish, fresh or chilled exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $20.57 million of the $29.62 million total