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

Exports: Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc

Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc, the No. 154 export by value totaled $186 million for the month of March, $470.26 million through March of 2019, and $2.4 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
1China$191.27 M
2Canada$105.01 M
3Japan$94.31 M
4Vietnam$19.84 M
5South Korea$14.92 M
6Italy$5.09 M
7Germany$4.44 M
8Peru$3.78 M
9Taiwan$3.63 M
10India$3.03 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $470.26 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Longview, Wash. $88,972,289
2Port of New York $51,900,865
3Jackman Border Crossing, Maine $41,696,292
4Port of Virginia $33,385,013
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $30,151,276
6Low-Valued Imports and Exports $25,093,117
7Port of Olympia, Wash. $19,527,797
8Port of Long Beach $18,354,802
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $18,035,429
10Port of Los Angeles $13,439,968

U.S. exports of Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc decreased 28.56 percent through March to $470.26 million

U.S. exports of Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc decreased 28.56 percent from $658.22 million to $470.26 million through the first three 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 154 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 123 for the last full year with a total value of $2.4 billion, a $1.47 million, 0.06 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Longview, Wash., No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Jackman Border Crossing, Maine, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Longview, Wash., No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Olympia, Wash..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $191,270,435
2Canada $105,010,752
3Japan $94,308,635
4Vietnam $19,843,116
5South Korea $14,921,377
6Italy $5,086,433
7Germany $4,444,298
8Peru $3,784,699
9Taiwan $3,633,290
10India $3,026,298

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Portland/Columbia-Snake River $172,614,112
2Seattle $112,347,086
3New York City $69,488,822
4Norfolk $63,566,668
5Atlanta/Savannah $52,137,548
6Portland, Maine $45,749,595
7Los Angeles $42,048,379
8Anchorage $27,706,437
9Low Value Shipments $27,422,407
10Charleston $19,771,467

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first three months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Longview, Wash. fell 20.45 percent compared to last year to $88.97 million.
  • Port of New York fell 21.15 percent compared to last year to $51.9 million.
  • Jackman Border Crossing, Maine rose 14.89 percent compared to last year to $41.7 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 55.6 percent compared to last year to $33.39 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 41.79 percent compared to last year to $30.15 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 China decreased $154.95 million, 44.76 percent, (40.67 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $14.62 million, 16.17 percent, (22.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan decreased $32.92 million, 25.88 percent, (20.05 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Vietnam increased $4.92 million, 32.95 percent, (4.22 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 South Korea increased $201,941, 1.37 percent, (3.17 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.45 percent of all these Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $425.35 million of the $470.26 million total.

All totaled, 52.33 percent of all these Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $246.11 million of the $470.26 million total