Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Exports: Returned exports, with change

Returned exports, with change, the No. 175 export by value totaled $132.74 million for the month of February, $252.74 million through February of 2020, and $1.37 billion for all of 2019, 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
1Guatemala$114.44 M
2Haiti$32.07 M
3Dominican Republic$27.57 M
4Mexico$18.61 M
5Jamaica$7.59 M
6Honduras$5.62 M
7Ukraine$4.65 M
8Canada$3.97 M
9Guyana$3.23 M
10Bahamas$2.97 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $252.74 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $68,369,028
2Port Miami $62,621,568
3Port of New York $34,718,174
4Port Everglades, Fla. $20,686,467
5Port Laredo $8,110,589
6El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $6,761,789
7Port of Philadelphia $6,315,084
8Port of Newark $5,748,175
9John F. Kennedy International Airport $5,372,226
10Port of Los Angeles $4,602,148

U.S. exports of Returned exports, with change increased 33.11 percent through February to $252.74 million

U.S. exports of Returned exports, with change increased 33.11 percent from $189.88 million to $252.74 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 175 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 223 for the last full year with a total value of $1.37 billion, a $234.68 million, 14.62 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Guatemala, No. 2 Haiti, No. 3 Dominican Republic, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Jamaica. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port Miami, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port Everglades, Fla. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Haiti, No. 2 Guatemala, No. 3 Dominican Republic, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Jamaica. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port Miami, No. 4 Port Everglades, Fla. and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Guatemala $114,441,595
2Haiti $32,068,775
3Dominican Republic $27,571,303
4Mexico $18,611,446
5Jamaica $7,589,405
6Honduras $5,616,337
7Ukraine $4,650,724
8Canada $3,973,299
9Guyana $3,225,389
10Bahamas $2,968,842

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1MIAMI, FL $61,548,968
2NEW YORK CITY, NY $57,277,188
3LOS ANGELES, CA $44,608,726
4SAVANNAH, GA $17,429,288
5LAREDO, TX $7,055,230
6CHICAGO, IL $5,203,798
7EL PASO, TX $4,039,178
8WASHINGTON, DC $3,828,424
9PHILADELPHIA, PA $2,428,868
10NORFOLK, VA $2,398,368

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 139.52 percent compared to last year to $68.37 million.
  • Port Miami rose 64.32 percent compared to last year to $62.62 million.
  • Port of New York fell 26.55 percent compared to last year to $34.72 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 57.99 percent compared to last year to $20.69 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 10.03 percent compared to last year to $8.11 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 Guatemala increased $69.59 million, 155.14 percent, (45.28 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Haiti decreased $14.23 million, 30.73 percent, (12.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Dominican Republic increased $11.74 million, 74.13 percent, (10.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico increased $5.37 million, 40.58 percent, (7.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Jamaica decreased $1.96 million, 20.5 percent, (3 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.25 percent of all these Returned exports, with change exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $200.28 million of the $252.74 million total.

All totaled, 76.96 percent of all these Returned exports, with change exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $194.51 million of the $252.74 million total