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

Exports: Fish fillets, chilled or frozen

Fish fillets, chilled or frozen, the No. 182 export by value totaled $209.44 million for the month of March, $360.23 million through March of 2019, and $1.37 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
1South Korea$75.43 M
2The Netherlands$75.35 M
3Canada$57.67 M
4Japan$53.1 M
5Germany$35.89 M
6China$12.27 M
7France$10.45 M
8Spain$7.82 M
9Thailand$6.09 M
10Australia$3.3 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $360.23 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $261,249,739
2Port of Seattle, Wash. $20,276,257
3Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $15,268,826
4Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $12,401,204
5Port of Calais, Maine $12,280,681
6Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $7,423,995
7Port Miami $4,043,941
8Port Everglades, Fla. $3,702,054
9Port of Los Angeles $2,220,108
10Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $2,119,432

U.S. exports of Fish fillets, chilled or frozen increased 17.45 percent through March to $360.23 million

U.S. exports of Fish fillets, chilled or frozen increased 17.45 percent from $306.71 million to $360.23 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 182 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 221 for the last full year with a total value of $1.37 billion, a $108.21 million, 8.59 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska, No. 2 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 3 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Calais, Maine.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska, No. 2 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 3 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 4 Port of Calais, Maine and No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1South Korea $75,432,441
2The Netherlands $75,353,520
3Canada $57,668,421
4Japan $53,100,154
5Germany $35,886,817
6China $12,269,406
7France $10,447,185
8Spain $7,821,002
9Thailand $6,087,332
10Australia $3,295,591

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Anchorage $111,107,265
2Seattle $84,040,403
3Ogdensburg, N.Y. $19,036,885
4Portland, Maine $16,398,326
5Miami $12,818,663
6Buffalo $10,739,994
7Los Angeles $4,101,149
8Detroit $2,777,014
9Low Value Shipments $2,728,679
10Pembina, N.D. $2,363,486

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:

  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska rose 28.16 percent compared to last year to $261.25 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 112.11 percent compared to last year to $20.28 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 9.42 percent compared to last year to $15.27 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 32.92 percent compared to last year to $12.4 million.
  • Port of Calais, Maine fell 32.94 percent compared to last year to $12.28 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 South Korea increased $14.31 million, 23.4 percent, (20.94 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 The Netherlands increased $17.59 million, 30.46 percent, (20.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada decreased $9.06 million, 13.57 percent, (16.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $11.43 million, 27.42 percent, (14.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $19.14 million, 114.31 percent, (9.96 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.57 percent of all these Fish fillets, chilled or frozen exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $297.44 million of the $360.23 million total.

All totaled, 89.24 percent of all these Fish fillets, chilled or frozen exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $321.48 million of the $360.23 million total