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

Exports: Plywood, veneered and laminated wood

Plywood, veneered and laminated wood, the No. 448 export by value totaled $27.31 million for the month of October, $311.96 million through October of 2018, and $412.79 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
1Canada$111.65 M
2Australia$51.78 M
3Mexico$45.23 M
4China$30.39 M
5Dominican Republic$10.67 M
6Bahamas$10.5 M
7British Virgin Islands$4.14 M
8Cayman Islands$3.5 M
9Guadeloupe$3.1 M
10Guatemala$3.1 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $311.96 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Seattle, Wash. $47,654,665
2Port of Tacoma, Wash. $25,992,028
3Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $25,925,901
4Port of Mobile, Ala. $19,550,991
5Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $18,689,637
6Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $15,445,284
7Port Laredo $11,866,360
8Lynden border crossing, Wash. $9,986,267
9Port Everglades, Fla. $9,673,056
10Port of Palm Beach, Fla. $8,213,911

U.S. exports of Plywood, veneered and laminated wood decreased 11.56 percent through October to $311.96 million

U.S. exports of Plywood, veneered and laminated wood decreased 11.56 percent from $352.73 million to $311.96 million 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 448 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 409 for the last full year with a total value of $412.79 million, a $61.93 million, 17.65 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 China and No. 5 Dominican Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 2 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 3 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 4 Port of Mobile, Ala. and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 China and No. 5 Bahamas. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 2 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 3 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $111,646,645
2Australia $51,783,747
3Mexico $45,234,456
4China $30,390,254
5Dominican Republic $10,670,547
6Bahamas $10,495,307
7British Virgin Islands $4,138,542
8Cayman Islands $3,495,411
9Guadeloupe $3,102,340
10Guatemala $3,102,051

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $24,803,073
2Detroit $5,270,438
3Miami $3,845,276
4San Diego $3,829,367
5Mobile $3,202,579
6Great Falls, Mont. $2,839,584
7Pembina, N.D. $2,575,674
8Portland/Columbia-Snake River $2,342,609
9Laredo $2,197,205
10Jacksonville/Tampa $1,473,042

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 of Seattle, Wash. rose 18.76 percent compared to last year to $47.65 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. fell 5.08 percent compared to last year to $25.99 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 27.98 percent compared to last year to $25.93 million.
  • Port of Mobile, Ala. rose 43.69 percent compared to last year to $19.55 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 12.84 percent compared to last year to $18.69 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 decreased $47.03 million, 29.64 percent, (35.79 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Australia increased $5.56 million, 12.04 percent, (16.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico increased $2.6 million, 6.09 percent, (14.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $9.5 million, 23.81 percent, (9.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Dominican Republic increased $6.35 million, 146.84 percent, (3.42 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 80.05 percent of all these Plywood, veneered and laminated wood exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $249.73 million of the $311.96 million total.

All totaled, 44.18 percent of all these Plywood, veneered and laminated wood exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $137.81 million of the $311.96 million total