Total Trade: $22.96 million
|1||Port of New York||$4,883,967|
|3||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$2,548,443|
|4||El Paso Border Crossing, Texas||$1,587,050|
|5||Port of Los Angeles||$1,539,011|
|6||Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y.||$1,486,973|
|7||Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich.||$1,444,305|
|8||Port of Long Beach||$1,421,545|
|9||Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich.||$1,014,941|
|10||Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash.||$653,477|
U.S. exports of Gelatins & glues decreased 0.42 percent through February to $22.96 million
U.S. exports of Gelatins & glues decreased 0.42 percent from $23.06 million to $22.96 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.
The category ranked 642 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 644 for the last full year with a total value of $150.82 million, a $17.29 million, 12.95 percent increase from the 2018 total.
Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Indonesia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 India. 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 Port of Virginia.
January – February 2020
|4||LOS ANGELES, CA||$2,198,642|
|5||NEW YORK CITY, NY||$2,027,456|
|6||EL PASO, TX||$1,776,426|
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 New York rose 36.3 percent compared to last year to $4.88 million.
- Port Laredo rose 9.5 percent compared to last year to $3.65 million.
- Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 13.67 percent compared to last year to $2.55 million.
- El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 6.32 percent compared to last year to $1.59 million.
- Port of Los Angeles fell 13.98 percent compared to last year to $1.54 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 $1.69 million, 16.74 percent, (36.66 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $384,973, 7.81 percent, (23.13 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Brazil increased $2.26 million, 1718.9 percent, (10.41 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $201,725, 23.72 percent, (4.58 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Indonesia decreased $46,135, 5.4 percent, (3.52 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 78.32 percent of all these Gelatins & glues exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $17.98 million of the $22.96 million total.
All totaled, 61.89 percent of all these Gelatins & glues exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $14.21 million of the $22.96 million total