Total Trade: $89.36 million
|1||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$11,937,317|
|2||Port of Los Angeles||$11,665,964|
|3||Port of New York||$8,689,908|
|5||Port of Virginia||$8,063,011|
|6||Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich.||$6,383,471|
|7||El Paso Border Crossing, Texas||$5,833,616|
|8||Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y.||$4,329,547|
|9||Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich.||$3,684,551|
|10||Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt.||$2,967,608|
U.S. exports of Gelatins & glues increased 21.53 percent through July to $89.36 million
U.S. exports of Gelatins & glues increased 21.53 percent from $73.53 million to $89.36 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 640 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 691 for the last full year with a total value of $133.53 million, a $14.95 million, 12.61 percent increase from the 2017 total.
Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Virginia.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 South Korea. 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..
January – July 2019
|5||New York City||$3,585,215|
|9||St. Albans, Vt.||$1,781,180|
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:
- Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 0.09 percent compared to last year to $11.94 million.
- Port of Los Angeles rose 32.64 percent compared to last year to $11.67 million.
- Port of New York rose 30.8 percent compared to last year to $8.69 million.
- Port Laredo fell 30.16 percent compared to last year to $8.48 million.
- Port of Virginia rose 1492.78 percent compared to last year to $8.06 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 $6.88 million, 22.43 percent, (42.03 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $2.51 million, 14.68 percent, (16.35 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Germany increased $8.98 million, 520 percent, (11.99 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 China increased $2.13 million, 47.26 percent, (7.42 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan increased $420,745, 11.87 percent, (4.44 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 82.22 percent of all these Gelatins & glues exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $73.47 million of the $89.36 million total.
All totaled, 54.65 percent of all these Gelatins & glues exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $48.83 million of the $89.36 million total