Total Trade: $82.2 million
|1||Port of Long Beach||$28,424,687|
|2||Port of Los Angeles||$21,911,228|
|3||Port of Seattle, Wash.||$16,349,173|
|4||Port of Virginia||$5,232,623|
|5||Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport||$3,397,343|
|6||Port of Charleston||$1,969,832|
|7||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$1,274,518|
|8||Pembina Border Crossing, N.D.||$654,650|
|10||Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich.||$459,158|
U.S. exports of Sheets of drawn, blown glass decreased 56.37 percent through December to $82.2 million
U.S. exports of Sheets of drawn, blown glass decreased 56.37 percent from $188.41 million to $82.2 million in 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 781 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 598 for the last full year with a total value of $188.41 million, a $196.24 million, 51.02 percent decrease from the 2016 total.
Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Hong Kong, No. 2 Peru, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Hungary. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Hong Kong, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Peru, No. 4 China and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio and No. 5 Port of Virginia.
January – December 2018
|1||LOS ANGELES, CA||$28,406,142|
|6||NEW YORK CITY, NY||$494,142|
|10||SAN FRANCISCO, CA||$95,344|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Long Beach fell 72.61 percent compared to last year to $28.42 million.
- Port of Los Angeles fell 71.24 percent compared to last year to $21.91 million.
- Port of Seattle, Wash. totaled $16.35 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Port of Virginia rose 518.96 percent compared to last year to $5.23 million.
- Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport rose 553.55 percent compared to last year to $3.4 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 Hong Kong decreased $104.13 million, 57.76 percent, (92.63 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Peru increased $317,865, 20.79 percent, (2.25 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada decreased $1.02 million, 37.53 percent, (2.06 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico decreased $38,260, 5.71 percent, (0.77 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Hungary decreased $90,867, 16.13 percent, (0.57 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 98.28 percent of all these Sheets of drawn, blown glass exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $80.79 million of the $82.2 million total.
All totaled, 91.62 percent of all these Sheets of drawn, blown glass exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $75.32 million of the $82.2 million total