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

Exports: Perfumes

Perfumes, the No. 168 export by value totaled $160.33 million for the month of August, $1.11 billion through August of 2019, and $1.78 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$99.73 M
2The Netherlands$97.48 M
3Australia$96.36 M
4United Arab Emirates$80.91 M
5United Kingdom$75.02 M
6Mexico$60.07 M
7Panama$56.64 M
8Hong Kong$54.37 M
9Uruguay$51.55 M
10Chile$38.75 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.11 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Everglades, Fla. $187,274,284
2Port of Newark $143,736,265
3Port of New York $125,084,069
4John F. Kennedy International Airport $105,446,840
5Miami International Airport $94,714,076
6Port Miami $93,662,717
7Port of Philadelphia $83,747,856
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $51,333,304
9Port Laredo $43,283,500
10Port of Virginia $40,974,673

U.S. exports of Perfumes decreased 5.30 percent through August to $1.11 billion

U.S. exports of Perfumes decreased 5.30 percent from $1.18 billion to $1.11 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 168 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 163 for the last full year with a total value of $1.78 billion, a $24.02 million, 1.37 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 United Arab Emirates and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Miami International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 United Arab Emirates, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Australia and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Port Miami.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $99,731,801
2The Netherlands $97,475,787
3Australia $96,357,157
4United Arab Emirates $80,908,087
5United Kingdom $75,018,554
6Mexico $60,072,748
7Panama $56,642,527
8Hong Kong $54,368,407
9Uruguay $51,551,403
10Chile $38,745,058

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $184,403,607
2Miami $181,298,164
3Norfolk $33,376,504
4Philadelphia $27,665,762
5Buffalo $23,568,639
6Laredo $20,673,840
7Charleston $13,240,891
8Low Value Shipments $11,386,262
9Los Angeles $10,181,961
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $6,850,640

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 Everglades, Fla. fell 13.4 percent compared to last year to $187.27 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 12.28 percent compared to last year to $143.74 million.
  • Port of New York fell 4.07 percent compared to last year to $125.08 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 9.11 percent compared to last year to $105.45 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 9.49 percent compared to last year to $94.71 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 $7 million, 7.55 percent, (8.95 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 The Netherlands decreased $7.51 million, 7.15 percent, (8.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Australia increased $11.19 million, 13.13 percent, (8.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Arab Emirates decreased $15.31 million, 15.91 percent, (7.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom increased $4.77 million, 6.78 percent, (6.73 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 40.34 percent of all these Perfumes exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $449.49 million of the $1.11 billion total.

All totaled, 58.9 percent of all these Perfumes exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $656.26 million of the $1.11 billion total