Total Trade: $133.53 million
|1||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$20,662,761|
|3||Port of Los Angeles||$18,926,323|
|4||Port of New York||$13,613,405|
|5||Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich.||$8,398,542|
|6||El Paso Border Crossing, Texas||$7,506,196|
|7||Port of Long Beach||$5,656,332|
|8||Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich.||$5,604,120|
|9||Oroville Border Crossing, Wash.||$4,238,504|
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
|2||LOS ANGELES, CA||$9,932,076|
|6||NEW YORK CITY, NY||$3,629,202|
|7||EL PASO, TX||$3,059,418|
|8||ST. ALBANS, VT||$3,027,924|
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