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

Exports: Raw natural cork

Raw natural cork, the No. 1149 export by value totaled $619,952 for the month of October, $2.62 million through October of 2018, and $4.48 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
1Portugal$1.74 M
2Switzerland$135,670
3Mexico$118,664
4Peru$59,087
5Colombia$56,438
6Vietnam$44,624
7Indonesia$41,270
8India$33,892
9Turkey$29,703
10Singapore$28,518
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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

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Portugal $1,742,764
2Switzerland $135,670
3Mexico $118,664
4Peru $59,087
5Colombia $56,438
6Vietnam $44,624
7Indonesia $41,270
8India $33,892
9Turkey $29,703
10Singapore $28,518

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Francisco $213,799
2New York City $129,291
3Miami $14,949
4Laredo $14,754
5Cleveland $11,247
6Detroit $8,400
7Atlanta/Savannah $7,121
8Chicago $6,050
9Baltimore $3,987

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