Total Trade: $120.75 million
|1||Port of Morgan City, La.||$91,506,000|
|2||Port of New Orleans||$6,428,976|
|3||Port of Baltimore, Md.||$4,615,913|
|4||Port of Houston||$2,603,229|
|5||Seattle-Tacoma International Airport||$2,050,000|
|6||Pharr International Bridge in Texas||$2,032,637|
|7||Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich.||$1,043,913|
|8||Port of New York||$1,021,930|
|9||Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich.||$844,112|
|10||Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va.||$719,209|
U.S. exports of Floating or submersible docks, platforms decreased 40.89 percent through July to $120.75 million
U.S. exports of Floating or submersible docks, platforms decreased 40.89 percent from $204.27 million to $120.75 million 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 580 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 457 for the last full year with a total value of $411.74 million, a $283.2 million, 220.33 percent increase from the 2017 total.
Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Trinidad and Tobago, No. 2 Nigeria, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Bangladesh and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Morgan City, La., No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 United Arab Emirates, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Bangladesh, No. 4 Mozambique and No. 5 Nigeria. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, No. 2 Port of Pascagoula, Miss., No. 3 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Port of Baltimore, Md. and No. 5 Port of Galveston, Texas.
|1||Trinidad and Tobago||$82,206,000|
January – July 2019
|5||Great Falls, Mont.||$1,144,685|
|7||New York City||$736,486|
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 Morgan City, La. rose 79470 percent compared to last year to $91.51 million.
- Port of New Orleans rose 450.9 percent compared to last year to $6.43 million.
- Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 14.91 percent compared to last year to $4.62 million.
- Port of Houston fell 55.12 percent compared to last year to $2.6 million.
- Seattle-Tacoma International Airport totaled $2.05 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
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 Trinidad and Tobago increased $82.21 million, 0 percent, (68.08 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Nigeria increased $16.84 million, 791.73 percent, (15.7 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada decreased $5.93 million, 60.22 percent, (3.24 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Bangladesh decreased $1.54 million, 33.95 percent, (2.48 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Mexico increased $2.72 million, 7365.94 percent, (2.28 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 91.79 percent of all these Floating or submersible docks, platforms exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $110.84 million of the $120.75 million total.
All totaled, 88.78 percent of all these Floating or submersible docks, platforms exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $107.2 million of the $120.75 million total