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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2019.

Exports: Rubber

Rubber, the No. 772 export by value totaled $5.48 million for the month of February, $12.09 million through February of 2019, and $101.08 million for all of 2018, 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$5.65 M
2Mexico$3.3 M
3Costa Rica$1.27 M
4Germany$468,965
5Hong Kong$207,000
6Japan$133,072
7China$120,774
8Belgium$113,944
9India$105,285
10Colombia$98,189
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $12.09 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $3,837,783
2Pharr International Bridge in Texas $1,231,768
3Port Laredo $1,190,572
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $990,261
5Port Everglades, Fla. $846,809
6Port of New York $580,852
7Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $512,290
8Port Miami $507,723
9Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. $476,940
10Port of Boston $222,591

U.S. exports of Rubber decreased 16.77 percent through February to $12.09 million

U.S. exports of Rubber decreased 16.77 percent from $14.52 million to $12.09 million 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 772 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 746 for the last full year with a total value of $101.08 million, a $842,181, 0.83 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Costa Rica, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Hong Kong. The leading gateways were No. 1 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 2 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Malaysia, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 China and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Pharr International Bridge in Texas.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $5,652,389
2Mexico $3,303,013
3Costa Rica $1,270,100
4Germany $468,965
5Hong Kong $207,000
6Japan $133,072
7China $120,774
8Belgium $113,944
9India $105,285
10Colombia $98,189

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Ogdensburg, N.Y. $8,020,864
2Laredo $4,761,341
3Buffalo $4,160,906
4Miami $4,108,095
5Atlanta/Savannah $3,661,629
6New York City $1,094,449
7Detroit $563,571
8El Paso $542,739
9Portland, Maine $416,697
10Norfolk $392,922

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:

  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 49.18 percent compared to last year to $3.84 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas rose 20.6 percent compared to last year to $1.23 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 11.45 percent compared to last year to $1.19 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 54.34 percent compared to last year to $990,261.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 1263.73 percent compared to last year to $846,809.

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 $478,455, 7.8 percent, (46.77 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $206,164, 6.66 percent, (27.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Costa Rica increased $1.24 million, 4620.51 percent, (10.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Germany increased $356,024, 315.23 percent, (3.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Hong Kong increased $198,039, 2210.01 percent, (1.71 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.2 percent of all these Rubber exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $10.9 million of the $12.09 million total.

All totaled, 67 percent of all these Rubber exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $8.1 million of the $12.09 million total