Total Trade: $489,049
|1||Port Everglades, Fla.||$139,661|
|3||Port of New York||$74,971|
|4||Low-Valued Imports and Exports||$26,300|
|5||Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich.||$21,376|
|6||Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio||$19,797|
|7||Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif.||$18,623|
|8||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$15,434|
|9||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$13,040|
|10||Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport||$10,400|
U.S. exports of Natural cork in strips, blocks or sheets increased 68.83 percent through October to $489,049
U.S. exports of Natural cork in strips, blocks or sheets increased 68.83 percent from $289,667 to $489,049 through the first 10 months of 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 1204 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1211 for the last full year with a total value of $353,658, a $24,914, 6.58 percent decrease from the 2016 total.
Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Colombia, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 2 Port Miami, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Colombia, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 India and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Miami, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas.
|9||United Arab Emirates||$7,502|
January – October 2018
|3||New York City||$11,328|
|5||Low Value Shipments||$5,137|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port Everglades, Fla. rose 1631.91 percent compared to last year to $139,661.
- Port Miami fell 23.2 percent compared to last year to $99,678.
- Port of New York totaled $74,971. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 8.78 percent compared to last year to $26,300.
- Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 644.81 percent compared to last year to $21,376.
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 Colombia increased $102,757, 81.45 percent, (46.81 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $36,984, 95.37 percent, (15.49 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 China increased $54,337, 400.27 percent, (13.89 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico increased $18,654, 131 percent, (6.73 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 India decreased $10,267, 47.54 percent, (2.32 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 85.23 percent of all these Natural cork in strips, blocks or sheets exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $416,812 of the $489,049 total.
All totaled, 74.02 percent of all these Natural cork in strips, blocks or sheets exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $361,986 of the $489,049 total