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

Exports: Unwrought platinum in various forms

Unwrought platinum in various forms, the No. 77 export by value totaled $330.15 million for the month of February, $672.52 million through February of 2019, and $3.59 billion 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
1Germany$135.14 M
2Italy$118.63 M
3Switzerland$81.52 M
4Canada$73.65 M
5United Kingdom$64.7 M
6Japan$44.43 M
7South Korea$41.37 M
8China$37.73 M
9South Africa$22.34 M
10Brazil$17.13 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $672.52 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1John F. Kennedy International Airport $448,554,455
2Los Angeles International Airport $94,660,920
3Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $80,022,839
4Miami International Airport $18,536,273
5Port of New Orleans $11,500,697
6Philadelphia International Airport $3,328,592
7Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $2,137,975
8Port of Houston $1,861,667
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $1,849,248
10Port of Virginia $1,447,535

U.S. exports of Unwrought platinum in various forms decreased 2.76 percent through February to $672.52 million

U.S. exports of Unwrought platinum in various forms decreased 2.76 percent from $691.61 million to $672.52 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 77 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 72 for the last full year with a total value of $3.59 billion, a $1.15 billion, 46.86 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Switzerland, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Miami International Airport and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Switzerland, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Miami International Airport and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $135,136,883
2Italy $118,634,315
3Switzerland $81,521,120
4Canada $73,653,282
5United Kingdom $64,698,898
6Japan $44,429,606
7South Korea $41,366,949
8China $37,726,335
9South Africa $22,337,792
10Brazil $17,132,620

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $951,759,800
2Cleveland $89,823,254
3Los Angeles $70,695,706
4Miami $35,855,316
5Philadelphia $25,931,154
6New Orleans $24,507,957
7Anchorage $14,958,487
8Houston $8,420,503
9San Francisco $2,628,004
10Seattle $2,406,903

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:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 15.37 percent compared to last year to $448.55 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 91.67 percent compared to last year to $94.66 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 94.26 percent compared to last year to $80.02 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 11.44 percent compared to last year to $18.54 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 27.03 percent compared to last year to $11.5 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 Germany increased $3.48 million, 2.65 percent, (20.09 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Italy increased $37.99 million, 47.1 percent, (17.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Switzerland decreased $28.02 million, 25.58 percent, (12.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Canada increased $31.87 million, 76.26 percent, (10.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $26.42 million, 28.99 percent, (9.62 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.43 percent of all these Unwrought platinum in various forms exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $473.64 million of the $672.52 million total.

All totaled, 97.14 percent of all these Unwrought platinum in various forms exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $653.28 million of the $672.52 million total