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

Exports: Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats

Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats, the No. 473 export by value totaled $22.62 million for the month of December, $334.07 million through December of 2018, and $206.45 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
1Mexico$165.93 M
2Taiwan$48.58 M
3South Korea$27.81 M
4Bahrain$9.72 M
5Egypt$8.71 M
6Vietnam$7.98 M
7United Kingdom$4.89 M
8The Netherlands$4.22 M
9Colombia$4.2 M
10Spain$4.04 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $334.07 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Morgan City, La. $86,337,450
2Port of New Orleans $82,971,701
3Port of New York $29,759,085
4John F. Kennedy International Airport $24,154,609
5Los Angeles International Airport $15,526,478
6Port of Virginia $11,569,258
7Port of Long Beach $11,375,071
8Port of Beaumont, Texas $7,890,906
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $7,845,950
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $7,475,252

U.S. exports of Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats increased 61.82 percent through December to $334.07 million

U.S. exports of Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats increased 61.82 percent from $206.45 million to $334.07 million in 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 473 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 573 for the last full year with a total value of $206.45 million, a $39.28 million, 15.98 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Bahrain and No. 5 Egypt. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Morgan City, La., No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Taiwan, No. 2 Egypt, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Beaumont, Texas, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Port of New York.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $165,933,806
2Taiwan $48,578,896
3South Korea $27,813,668
4Bahrain $9,715,065
5Egypt $8,712,842
6Vietnam $7,976,447
7United Kingdom $4,894,961
8The Netherlands $4,215,731
9Colombia $4,204,895
10Spain $4,044,079

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1NEW YORK CITY, NY $20,173,722
2LOS ANGELES, CA $17,621,254
3NORFOLK, VA $12,225,732
4NEW ORLEANS, LA $11,418,624
5CHICAGO, IL $5,341,204
6SAN FRANCISCO, CA $3,221,006
7MIAMI, FL $2,005,376
8HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $1,918,816
9SAVANNAH, GA $1,871,206
10BALTIMORE, MD $1,781,802

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Morgan City, La. rose 1589.94 percent compared to last year to $86.34 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 1146.36 percent compared to last year to $82.97 million.
  • Port of New York rose 122.03 percent compared to last year to $29.76 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 2.25 percent compared to last year to $24.15 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 2.44 percent compared to last year to $15.53 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 Mexico increased $155.59 million, 1503.82 percent, (49.67 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Taiwan increased $17.17 million, 54.66 percent, (14.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 South Korea increased $15.28 million, 121.88 percent, (8.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Bahrain increased $6.28 million, 182.62 percent, (2.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Egypt decreased $9.41 million, 51.92 percent, (2.61 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.05 percent of all these Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $260.75 million of the $334.07 million total.

All totaled, 71.47 percent of all these Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $238.75 million of the $334.07 million total