Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Exports: Glass in rods, tubes or balls

Glass in rods, tubes or balls, the No. 500 export by value totaled $21.45 million for the month of February, $42.67 million through February of 2020, and $296.09 million for all of 2019, 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
1China$10.78 M
2Mexico$8.2 M
3India$3.87 M
4Denmark$3.69 M
5Japan$3.12 M
6France$2.69 M
7The Netherlands$1.95 M
8South Korea$1.84 M
9Germany$1.65 M
10Taiwan$995,780
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $42.67 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $7,850,982
2Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $6,939,832
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $5,287,216
4Port of New York $3,766,317
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $3,056,349
6Port of Charleston $2,197,749
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $2,064,257
8Boston’s Logan International Airport $1,794,088
9Port of Los Angeles $1,351,500
10Los Angeles International Airport $1,288,132

U.S. exports of Glass in rods, tubes or balls decreased 26.87 percent through February to $42.67 million

U.S. exports of Glass in rods, tubes or balls decreased 26.87 percent from $58.35 million to $42.67 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 500 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 441 for the last full year with a total value of $296.09 million, a $120.44 million, 28.91 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 India, No. 4 Denmark and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Denmark. The leading gateways were No. 1 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Boston’s Logan International Airport.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $10,780,484
2Mexico $8,197,492
3India $3,867,729
4Denmark $3,688,417
5Japan $3,123,317
6France $2,689,814
7The Netherlands $1,952,148
8South Korea $1,835,735
9Germany $1,648,351
10Taiwan $995,780

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1SAVANNAH, GA $8,792,862
2LAREDO, TX $4,858,216
3NEW YORK CITY, NY $4,112,890
4CHICAGO, IL $2,169,318
5LOS ANGELES, CA $1,400,344
6HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $1,025,384
7NORFOLK, VA $883,568
8CLEVELAND, OH $484,572
9PHILADELPHIA, PA $461,320
10WASHINGTON, DC $306,658

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 Laredo rose 38.14 percent compared to last year to $7.85 million.
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport fell 63.75 percent compared to last year to $6.94 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 18.83 percent compared to last year to $5.29 million.
  • Port of New York fell 3.65 percent compared to last year to $3.77 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 26.67 percent compared to last year to $3.06 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 China decreased $4.99 million, 31.65 percent, (25.26 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $1.5 million, 22.36 percent, (19.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 India decreased $10.2 million, 72.5 percent, (9.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Denmark increased $48,493, 1.33 percent, (8.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan decreased $1.03 million, 24.85 percent, (7.32 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 69.5 percent of all these Glass in rods, tubes or balls exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $29.66 million of the $42.67 million total.

All totaled, 63.04 percent of all these Glass in rods, tubes or balls exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $26.9 million of the $42.67 million total