Total Trade: $8.48 million
|1||Brownsville International Bridges||$2,988,153|
|2||Miami International Airport||$757,504|
|3||El Paso Border Crossing, Texas||$651,038|
|4||Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y.||$612,279|
|5||Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz.||$560,636|
|6||Chicago O’Hare International Airport||$446,393|
|7||Los Angeles International Airport||$322,301|
|8||Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y.||$284,029|
|9||Columbus International Airport||$238,200|
U.S. exports of Live Swine decreased 37.29 percent through August to $8.48 million
U.S. exports of Live Swine decreased 37.29 percent from $13.53 million to $8.48 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 1048 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1000 for the last full year with a total value of $19.67 million, a $3.72 million, 15.92 percent decrease from the 2017 total.
Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Ecuador and No. 5 Costa Rica. The leading gateways were No. 1 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 2 Miami International Airport, No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. and No. 5 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz..
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Miami International Airport and No. 5 Port Laredo.
January – August 2019
|10||New York City||$50,030|
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:
- Brownsville International Bridges rose 485.97 percent compared to last year to $2.99 million.
- Miami International Airport fell 0.93 percent compared to last year to $757,504.
- El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 154.74 percent compared to last year to $651,038.
- Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. rose 136.16 percent compared to last year to $612,279.
- Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. rose 96.95 percent compared to last year to $560,636.
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 Mexico increased $2.6 million, 142.41 percent, (52.24 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $1.03 million, 140.89 percent, (20.72 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Brazil increased $146,276, 27.98 percent, (7.89 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Ecuador increased $152,795, 214.84 percent, (2.64 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Costa Rica decreased $62,295, 24.51 percent, (2.26 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 85.75 percent of all these Live Swine exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $7.27 million of the $8.48 million total.
All totaled, 65.65 percent of all these Live Swine exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $5.57 million of the $8.48 million total