Total Trade: $387,007
|1||Port Everglades, Fla.||$184,000|
|2||Miami International Airport||$54,250|
|3||Port of Oakland, Calif.||$52,603|
|4||Chicago O’Hare International Airport||$24,823|
|6||Port of Philadelphia||$15,289|
|7||Port of New York||$10,741|
|8||Port of Baltimore, Md.||$7,807|
|9||Port of Los Angeles||$5,775|
|10||Port of Newark||$3,900|
U.S. exports of Raw natural cork decreased 5.52 percent through February to $387,007
U.S. exports of Raw natural cork decreased 5.52 percent from $409,598 to $387,007 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 1146 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1147 for the last full year with a total value of $3.44 million, a $1.05 million, 23.32 percent decrease from the 2017 total.
Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Portugal, No. 3 Colombia, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Costa Rica. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 2 Miami International Airport, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port Laredo.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Portugal, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Colombia, No. 4 Israel and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Philadelphia International Airport, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.
January – February 2019
|2||New York City||$137,791|
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 Everglades, Fla. totaled $184,000. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Miami International Airport rose 262.9 percent compared to last year to $54,250.
- Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 73.86 percent compared to last year to $52,603.
- Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 310.3 percent compared to last year to $24,823.
- Port Laredo totaled $24,254. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
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 Brazil increased $184,000, 0 percent, (47.54 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Portugal decreased $254,903, 80.84 percent, (15.61 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Colombia increased $39,301, 262.9 percent, (14.02 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico increased $973, 4.18 percent, (6.27 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Costa Rica increased $15,289, 0 percent, (3.95 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 87.39 percent of all these Raw natural cork exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $338,203 of the $387,007 total.
All totaled, 87.84 percent of all these Raw natural cork exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $339,930 of the $387,007 total