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

Exports: Photo paper

Photo paper, the No. 626 export by value totaled $11.85 million for the month of February, $25.74 million through February of 2019, and $166.68 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

RankCountryYTD
1China$7.18 M
2India$5.82 M
3Indonesia$1.98 M
4Mexico$1.91 M
5United Arab Emirates$1.45 M
6Vietnam$1.18 M
7South Korea$1.18 M
8Brazil$1.02 M
9Canada$690,774
10Myanmar (Burma)$389,476
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $25.74 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $9,568,974
2Port of Charleston $8,176,126
3Port of Los Angeles $2,573,384
4Port Laredo $1,891,264
5Port of Virginia $1,193,105
6Port of Houston $525,505
7Low-Valued Imports and Exports $301,838
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $299,046
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $260,837
10Port Everglades, Fla. $239,329

U.S. exports of Photo paper increased 4.85 percent through February to $25.74 million

U.S. exports of Photo paper increased 4.85 percent from $24.55 million to $25.74 million through the first two 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 626 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 630 for the last full year with a total value of $166.68 million, a $28.73 million, 14.70 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 United Arab Emirates. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Indonesia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $7,182,989
2India $5,815,860
3Indonesia $1,978,047
4Mexico $1,910,345
5United Arab Emirates $1,451,622
6Vietnam $1,183,219
7South Korea $1,178,129
8Brazil $1,019,372
9Canada $690,774
10Myanmar (Burma) $389,476

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $16,354,328
2Charleston $11,129,021
3Los Angeles $9,702,211
4Laredo $3,916,816
5Norfolk $2,332,639
6Houston $1,962,767
7Detroit $886,161
8Low Value Shipments $792,170
9Miami $606,319
10Pembina, N.D. $346,931

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 18.35 percent compared to last year to $9.57 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 124.4 percent compared to last year to $8.18 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 62.27 percent compared to last year to $2.57 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 16.62 percent compared to last year to $1.89 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 11.23 percent compared to last year to $1.19 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 China increased $129,245, 1.83 percent, (27.91 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 India increased $1.86 million, 47.04 percent, (22.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Indonesia increased $559,088, 39.4 percent, (7.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico increased $178,316, 10.3 percent, (7.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Arab Emirates increased $313,507, 27.55 percent, (5.64 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 71.25 percent of all these Photo paper exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $18.34 million of the $25.74 million total.

All totaled, 90.92 percent of all these Photo paper exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $23.4 million of the $25.74 million total