Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats

Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats, the No. 579 export by value totaled $11.3 million for the month of December, $206.08 million in 2019, and $334.07 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

RankCountry2019
1Taiwan$46.72 M
2Mexico$19.7 M
3South Korea$18.02 M
4Greece$11.33 M
5Canada$10.46 M
6Nigeria$10.21 M
7United Kingdom$8.71 M
8Egypt$7.2 M
9Bahrain$6.23 M
10Ukraine$5.58 M
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U.S. exports of Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats decreased 38.31 percent through December 2019 to $206.08 million

U.S. exports of Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats decreased 38.31 percent from $334.07 million to $206.08 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 579 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 473 for the last full year with a total value of $334.07 million, a $127.62 million, 61.82 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Taiwan, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Greece and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port of Morgan City, La., No. 4 Port of Anacortes, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full 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.

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Taiwan $46,716,180
2Mexico $19,696,472
3South Korea $18,020,118
4Greece $11,332,915
5Canada $10,464,163
6Nigeria $10,213,000
7United Kingdom $8,711,736
8Egypt $7,200,841
9Bahrain $6,229,417
10Ukraine $5,576,425

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $13,213,777
2Los Angeles $12,061,054
3Port Arthur, Texas $7,890,906
4New Orleans $6,671,220
5Norfolk $6,656,889
6Chicago $2,881,164
7San Francisco $1,749,003
8Miami $1,745,447
9Houston $970,908
10Baltimore $937,801

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five of 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 4.71 percent compared to last year to $23.02 million.
  • Port of New York fell 25.97 percent compared to last year to $22.03 million.
  • Port of Morgan City, La. fell 74.61 percent compared to last year to $21.92 million.
  • Port of Anacortes, Wash. totaled $20.74 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 16.53 percent compared to last year to $13.26 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 Taiwan decreased $1.86 million, 3.83 percent, (22.67 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $146.24 million, 88.13 percent, (9.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 South Korea decreased $9.79 million, 35.21 percent, (8.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Greece increased $11.33 million, 0 percent, (5.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Canada increased $8.03 million, 330.34 percent, (5.08 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 51.55 percent of all these Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $106.23 million of the $206.08 million total.

All totaled, 48.99 percent of all these Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $100.96 million of the $206.08 million total