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

Exports: Honey

Honey, the No. 958 export by value totaled $1.75 million for the month of October, $22.05 million through October of 2018, and $26.41 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$8.03 M
2Japan$3.48 M
3South Korea$2.33 M
4Philippines$1.46 M
5Vietnam$1.42 M
6Taiwan$1.08 M
7Kuwait$727,759
8United Arab Emirates$398,693
9Australia$360,700
10Panama$299,487
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $22.05 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $6,836,412
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,808,909
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,726,865
4Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $1,378,898
5Port of Long Beach $1,243,526
6Port of Virginia $1,180,263
7Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $1,076,776
8Port of New York $760,274
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $754,439
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $745,039

U.S. exports of Honey increased 1.43 percent through October to $22.05 million

U.S. exports of Honey increased 1.43 percent from $21.74 million to $22.05 million through the first 10 months of 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 958 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 950 for the last full year with a total value of $26.41 million, a $428,282, 1.65 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Philippines and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Philippines and No. 5 Kuwait. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $8,033,480
2Japan $3,483,058
3South Korea $2,326,209
4Philippines $1,464,586
5Vietnam $1,423,754
6Taiwan $1,078,606
7Kuwait $727,759
8United Arab Emirates $398,693
9Australia $360,700
10Panama $299,487

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $1,259,913
2Los Angeles $1,218,315
3Buffalo $417,377
4Ogdensburg, N.Y. $391,919
5Seattle $380,031
6Atlanta/Savannah $357,010
7Norfolk $247,464
8Miami $160,398
9Great Falls, Mont. $143,818
10Philadelphia $103,631

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 65.1 percent compared to last year to $6.84 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 47.25 percent compared to last year to $1.81 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 39.16 percent compared to last year to $1.73 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 147.66 percent compared to last year to $1.38 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 67.69 percent compared to last year to $1.24 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 $438,611, 5.78 percent, (36.43 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan increased $610,896, 21.27 percent, (15.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 South Korea decreased $688,908, 22.85 percent, (10.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Philippines decreased $373,547, 20.32 percent, (6.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Vietnam increased $1.12 million, 366.67 percent, (6.46 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.86 percent of all these Honey exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $16.73 million of the $22.05 million total.

All totaled, 58.92 percent of all these Honey exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $12.99 million of the $22.05 million total