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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through December 2018.

Exports: Gelatins & glues

Gelatins & glues, the No. 674 export by value totaled $10.75 million for the month of December, $133.53 million through December of 2018, and $118.58 million for all of 2017, 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
1Canada$52.48 M
2Mexico$28.34 M
3Japan$11.82 M
4China$7.55 M
5Germany$5.96 M
6South Korea$4.55 M
7India$4.14 M
8Dominican Republic$3.86 M
9Indonesia$2.81 M
10Vietnam$2.42 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $133.53 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $20,662,761
2Port Laredo $20,223,697
3Port of Los Angeles $18,926,323
4Port of New York $13,613,405
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $8,398,542
6El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $7,506,196
7Port of Long Beach $5,656,332
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $5,604,120
9Oroville Border Crossing, Wash. $4,238,504
10Port Miami $4,215,761

U.S. exports of Gelatins & glues increased 12.61 percent through December to $133.53 million

U.S. exports of Gelatins & glues increased 12.61 percent from $118.58 million to $133.53 million in 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 674 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 693 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 December 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $52,481,754
2Mexico $28,336,588
3Japan $11,815,676
4China $7,554,918
5Germany $5,960,548
6South Korea $4,550,119
7India $4,135,247
8Dominican Republic $3,861,650
9Indonesia $2,813,881
10Vietnam $2,420,350

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LAREDO, TX $11,138,890
2LOS ANGELES, CA $9,932,076
3BUFFALO, NY $9,628,184
4DETROIT, MI $6,301,478
5SEATTLE, WA $5,363,732
6NEW YORK CITY, NY $3,629,202
7EL PASO, TX $3,059,418
8ST. ALBANS, VT $3,027,924
9NORFOLK, VA $2,881,744
10OGDENSBURG, NY $2,711,434

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 12.27 percent compared to last year to $20.66 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 2.53 percent compared to last year to $20.22 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 126.83 percent compared to last year to $18.93 million.
  • Port of New York fell 3.96 percent compared to last year to $13.61 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 2.97 percent compared to last year to $8.4 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 $4.73 million, 9.91 percent, (39.3 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $1.62 million, 5.4 percent, (21.22 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan increased $8.09 million, 217.5 percent, (8.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China increased $883,771, 13.25 percent, (5.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $4.08 million, 217.42 percent, (4.46 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.5 percent of all these Gelatins & glues exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $106.15 million of the $133.53 million total.

All totaled, 61.28 percent of all these Gelatins & glues exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $81.82 million of the $133.53 million total