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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through August 2019.

Exports: Honey

Honey, the No. 972 export by value totaled $1.29 million for the month of August, $15.33 million through August of 2019, and $25.45 million for all of 2018, 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$6.76 M
2Japan$1.92 M
3Philippines$1.19 M
4South Korea$984,477
5Taiwan$892,384
6Kuwait$527,387
7Republic Of Yemen$382,816
8Panama$373,424
9United Arab Emirates$317,462
10India$231,367
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $15.33 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $4,048,884
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,530,724
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,495,126
4Port of Long Beach $1,279,485
5Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $1,077,927
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $742,868
7Port Everglades, Fla. $594,931
8Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $577,357
9Port of Virginia $508,202
10Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $333,357

U.S. exports of Honey decreased 12.94 percent through August to $15.33 million

U.S. exports of Honey decreased 12.94 percent from $17.61 million to $15.33 million through the first eight 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 972 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 954 for the last full year with a total value of $25.45 million, a $958,910, 3.63 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Philippines, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Taiwan. 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 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Philippines. 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 Virginia.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $6,763,465
2Japan $1,921,741
3Philippines $1,185,991
4South Korea $984,477
5Taiwan $892,384
6Kuwait $527,387
7Republic Of Yemen $382,816
8Panama $373,424
9United Arab Emirates $317,462
10India $231,367

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $2,513,824
2Detroit $1,823,380
3Ogdensburg, N.Y. $753,265
4Seattle $720,551
5Buffalo $467,423
6Atlanta/Savannah $445,146
7Norfolk $426,423
8Miami $402,403
9Great Falls, Mont. $219,031
10Philadelphia $128,714

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 9.56 percent compared to last year to $4.05 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 63.02 percent compared to last year to $2.53 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 2.27 percent compared to last year to $1.5 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 13.95 percent compared to last year to $1.28 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 4.94 percent compared to last year to $1.08 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 decreased $155,624, 2.25 percent, (44.13 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan decreased $744,993, 27.94 percent, (12.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Philippines increased $63,453, 5.65 percent, (7.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 South Korea decreased $321,606, 24.62 percent, (6.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Taiwan decreased $22,278, 2.44 percent, (5.82 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.65 percent of all these Honey exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $11.75 million of the $15.33 million total.

All totaled, 68.06 percent of all these Honey exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $10.43 million of the $15.33 million total