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

Exports: Make-up and skin-care products

Make-up and skin-care products, the No. 50 export by value totaled $545.11 million for the month of August, $4.11 billion through August of 2019, and $5.8 billion 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$859.73 M
2China$361.24 M
3Singapore$298.3 M
4United Kingdom$291.8 M
5France$267.62 M
6Hong Kong$245.73 M
7Australia$213.49 M
8Mexico$174.62 M
9South Korea$172.68 M
10Belgium$170.68 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $4.11 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of New York $583,575,939
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $409,632,116
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $340,166,422
4Los Angeles International Airport $293,813,337
5Port of Newark $252,276,185
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $212,875,903
7Port of Long Beach $200,924,806
8Port of Los Angeles $162,669,529
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $140,148,977
10Port Laredo $136,271,257

U.S. exports of Make-up and skin-care products increased 10.52 percent through August to $4.11 billion

U.S. exports of Make-up and skin-care products increased 10.52 percent from $3.72 billion to $4.11 billion 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 50 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 55 for the last full year with a total value of $5.8 billion, a $478.33 million, 8.99 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Singapore, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 China, No. 4 Hong Kong and No. 5 Singapore. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $859,727,390
2China $361,242,022
3Singapore $298,295,111
4United Kingdom $291,797,930
5France $267,624,180
6Hong Kong $245,725,349
7Australia $213,489,222
8Mexico $174,624,131
9South Korea $172,683,877
10Belgium $170,682,771

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $473,997,486
2Los Angeles $290,117,089
3Buffalo $187,660,261
4Detroit $137,567,780
5Chicago $79,550,623
6Miami $78,049,599
7Laredo $62,774,752
8Low Value Shipments $56,556,510
9Norfolk $50,844,914
10Houston $46,468,354

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 New York rose 21.2 percent compared to last year to $583.58 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 10.6 percent compared to last year to $409.63 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 15.27 percent compared to last year to $340.17 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 12.25 percent compared to last year to $293.81 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 24.41 percent compared to last year to $252.28 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 $24.48 million, 2.93 percent, (20.92 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 China increased $100.23 million, 38.4 percent, (8.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Singapore increased $70.26 million, 30.81 percent, (7.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom increased $5.33 million, 1.86 percent, (7.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 France increased $55.09 million, 25.92 percent, (6.51 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 50.59 percent of all these Make-up and skin-care products exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $2.08 billion of the $4.11 billion total.

All totaled, 45.74 percent of all these Make-up and skin-care products exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $1.88 billion of the $4.11 billion total