Total Trade: $2.62 million
|1||Port of Oakland, Calif.||$1,604,050|
|2||Port of New York||$158,758|
|3||Philadelphia International Airport||$149,436|
|4||Port of Newark||$147,750|
|5||Port of Los Angeles||$95,759|
|6||Chicago O’Hare International Airport||$94,177|
|7||Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio||$70,811|
|9||Miami International Airport||$60,725|
|10||San Francisco International Airport, Calif.||$37,200|
U.S. exports of Raw natural cork decreased 20.86 percent through October to $2.62 million
U.S. exports of Raw natural cork decreased 20.86 percent from $3.31 million to $2.62 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 1149 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1134 for the last full year with a total value of $4.48 million, a $4.84 million, 51.91 percent decrease from the 2016 total.
Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Portugal, No. 2 Switzerland, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 Colombia. 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.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Portugal, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.
January – October 2018
|2||New York City||$129,291|
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 Oakland, Calif. fell 15.31 percent compared to last year to $1.6 million.
- Port of New York rose 56.66 percent compared to last year to $158,758.
- Philadelphia International Airport rose 1266.33 percent compared to last year to $149,436.
- Port of Newark rose 182.82 percent compared to last year to $147,750.
- Port of Los Angeles fell 25.57 percent compared to last year to $95,759.
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 Portugal decreased $156,377, 8.23 percent, (66.45 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Switzerland increased $135,670, 0 percent, (5.17 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $317,578, 72.8 percent, (4.52 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Peru increased $56,357, 2064.36 percent, (2.25 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Colombia increased $27,248, 93.35 percent, (2.15 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 80.56 percent of all these Raw natural cork exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $2.11 million of the $2.62 million total.
All totaled, 82.2 percent of all these Raw natural cork exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $2.16 million of the $2.62 million total