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

Exports: Antibiotics

Antibiotics, the No. 373 export by value totaled $46.1 million for the month of September, $377.53 million through September of 2019, and $561.63 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
1Italy$78.75 M
2China$66.79 M
3Belgium$52.62 M
4France$34.62 M
5United Kingdom$32.35 M
6Brazil$20.34 M
7The Netherlands$20.32 M
8India$16.86 M
9Croatia$15.98 M
10Canada$12.44 M
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January – September 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $377.53 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1San Juan International Airport, P.R. $124,821,656
2John F. Kennedy International Airport $51,540,351
3Miami International Airport $41,887,951
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $36,375,318
5Port of Baltimore, Md. $22,762,446
6Port of New York $21,060,901
7Aguadilla Rafael Hernandez Airport, P.R. $19,665,915
8Port of Virginia $17,699,812
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $4,824,464
10Port of Long Beach $4,811,163

U.S. exports of Antibiotics decreased 15.03 percent through September to $377.53 million

U.S. exports of Antibiotics decreased 15.03 percent from $444.3 million to $377.53 million through the first nine 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 373 through September among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 346 for the last full year with a total value of $561.63 million, a $99.5 million, 21.53 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through September of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 China, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 France and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 San Juan International Airport, P.R., No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Miami International Airport, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 China, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 San Juan International Airport, P.R., No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

January – September 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Italy $78,752,669
2China $66,788,133
3Belgium $52,622,698
4France $34,624,498
5United Kingdom $32,349,630
6Brazil $20,343,700
7The Netherlands $20,323,484
8India $16,861,417
9Croatia $15,975,850
10Canada $12,441,912

January – September 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $54,075,995
2San Juan $31,227,877
3Chicago $20,540,869
4Detroit $10,182,358
5Miami $8,662,287
6Cleveland $7,644,900
7Los Angeles $4,068,578
8Pembina, N.D. $3,544,065
9Buffalo $2,735,586
10Baltimore $1,925,120

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • San Juan International Airport, P.R. fell 12.99 percent compared to last year to $124.82 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 50.68 percent compared to last year to $51.54 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 117.02 percent compared to last year to $41.89 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 3.41 percent compared to last year to $36.38 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 39.24 percent compared to last year to $22.76 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 Italy increased $11.59 million, 17.25 percent, (20.86 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 China decreased $198,193, 0.3 percent, (17.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Belgium increased $20.15 million, 62.05 percent, (13.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 France increased $4.28 million, 14.1 percent, (9.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $16.24 million, 33.43 percent, (8.57 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.23 percent of all these Antibiotics exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through September of this year. That is equal to $265.14 million of the $377.53 million total.

All totaled, 73.48 percent of all these Antibiotics exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through September of this year. That is equal to $277.39 million of the $377.53 million total

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