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

Exports: Shrimp, other crustaceans

Shrimp, other crustaceans, the No. 247 export by value totaled $93.03 million for the month of December, $1.08 billion through December of 2018, and $1.01 billion 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
1Canada$411.21 M
2China$252.17 M
3Hong Kong$66.23 M
4Japan$50.31 M
5Vietnam$45.49 M
6Italy$43.72 M
7Spain$22.87 M
8South Korea$22.05 M
9Indonesia$18.88 M
10Taiwan$18.52 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.08 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Calais, Maine $218,655,749
2John F. Kennedy International Airport $199,706,836
3Boston’s Logan International Airport $98,018,883
4Houlton Border Crossing, Maine $95,345,194
5Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $68,112,472
6Miami International Airport $65,355,284
7Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $57,795,619
8Seattle-Tacoma International Airport $50,023,809
9Port Miami $24,488,944
10Port of Newark $23,065,901

U.S. exports of Shrimp, other crustaceans increased 6.38 percent through December to $1.08 billion

U.S. exports of Shrimp, other crustaceans increased 6.38 percent from $1.01 billion to $1.08 billion 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 247 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 246 for the last full year with a total value of $1.01 billion, a $102.06 million, 9.14 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Hong Kong, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Calais, Maine, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Boston’s Logan International Airport, No. 4 Houlton Border Crossing, Maine and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Hong Kong, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port of Calais, Maine, No. 3 Houlton Border Crossing, Maine, No. 4 Boston’s Logan International Airport and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $411,209,494
2China $252,166,087
3Hong Kong $66,227,920
4Japan $50,307,490
5Vietnam $45,492,349
6Italy $43,717,981
7Spain $22,871,785
8South Korea $22,053,114
9Indonesia $18,883,965
10Taiwan $18,517,130

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1NEW YORK CITY, NY $161,991,252
2SEATTLE, WA $112,616,246
3BOSTON, MA $69,701,278
4MIAMI, FL $61,326,728
5PORTLAND, ME $44,218,442
6ANCHORAGE, AK $26,623,614
7HONOLULU, HI $15,666,172
8LOS ANGELES, CA $15,624,862
9SAN FRANCISCO, CA $7,676,824
10BUFFALO, NY $6,529,140

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Calais, Maine rose 36.78 percent compared to last year to $218.66 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 9.99 percent compared to last year to $199.71 million.
  • Boston’s Logan International Airport rose 3.74 percent compared to last year to $98.02 million.
  • Houlton Border Crossing, Maine fell 1.64 percent compared to last year to $95.35 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 8.47 percent compared to last year to $68.11 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 Canada increased $45.05 million, 12.3 percent, (38.09 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 China increased $19.88 million, 8.56 percent, (23.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Hong Kong increased $8.89 million, 15.5 percent, (6.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $10.05 million, 24.96 percent, (4.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Vietnam decreased $3.85 million, 7.8 percent, (4.21 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.45 percent of all these Shrimp, other crustaceans exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $825.4 million of the $1.08 billion total.

All totaled, 62.97 percent of all these Shrimp, other crustaceans exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $679.84 million of the $1.08 billion total