Total Trade: $111.71 million
|1||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$17,622,408|
|3||Port of Los Angeles||$16,871,574|
|4||Port of New York||$11,048,235|
|5||Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich.||$7,038,407|
|6||El Paso Border Crossing, Texas||$6,499,194|
|7||Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich.||$5,009,495|
|8||Port of Long Beach||$4,629,675|
|9||Oroville Border Crossing, Wash.||$3,642,731|
U.S. exports of Gelatins & glues increased 13.82 percent through October to $111.71 million
U.S. exports of Gelatins & glues increased 13.82 percent from $98.14 million to $111.71 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.
The category ranked 676 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 692 for the last full year with a total value of $118.58 million, a $9.51 million, 8.72 percent increase from the 2016 total.
Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 China and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Dominican Republic and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.
January – October 2018
|8||New York City||$939,523|
|10||St. Albans, Vt.||$623,139|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 17.11 percent compared to last year to $17.62 million.
- Port Laredo rose 0.14 percent compared to last year to $17.27 million.
- Port of Los Angeles rose 159.56 percent compared to last year to $16.87 million.
- Port of New York fell 11.24 percent compared to last year to $11.05 million.
- Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 14.9 percent compared to last year to $7.04 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 $5.52 million, 14.25 percent, (39.64 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $1.05 million, 4.12 percent, (21.75 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan increased $7.55 million, 244.84 percent, (9.52 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 China increased $1.1 million, 21.9 percent, (5.49 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $2.51 million, 175.04 percent, (3.54 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 79.94 percent of all these Gelatins & glues exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $89.3 million of the $111.71 million total.
All totaled, 62.53 percent of all these Gelatins & glues exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $69.85 million of the $111.71 million total