Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through April 2020.

Exports: Ice cream and other edible ice

Ice cream and other edible ice, the No. 520 export by value totaled $20.17 million for the month of April, $81.24 million through April of 2020, and $250.11 million for all of 2019, 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
1Mexico$20.16 M
2Saudi Arabia$9.39 M
3Australia$9.23 M
4Canada$6.46 M
5South Korea$3.92 M
6United Arab Emirates$3.7 M
7United Kingdom$3.59 M
8Qatar$1.66 M
9Malaysia$1.57 M
10Kuwait$1.32 M
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $61.07 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $16,004,450
2Port Laredo $9,498,172
3Port of Long Beach $5,021,880
4Port of Philadelphia $4,356,681
5Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $2,538,014
6Port of New York $2,176,326
7Port of Newark $2,049,100
8Port of Houston $2,038,667
9Port of Palm Beach, Fla. $1,836,827
10Port Everglades, Fla. $1,760,166

U.S. exports of Ice cream and other edible ice decreased 1.79 percent through March to $61.07 million

U.S. exports of Ice cream and other edible ice decreased 1.79 percent from $62.18 million to $61.07 million through the first three months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 520 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 532 for the last full year with a total value of $250.11 million, a $801,481, 0.32 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 Saudi Arabia, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 United Arab Emirates. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Philadelphia and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Saudi Arabia, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 United Arab Emirates. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $13,226,759
2Australia $7,274,175
3Saudi Arabia $7,250,649
4Canada $4,444,751
5United Arab Emirates $3,382,964
6South Korea $2,602,709
7United Kingdom $2,524,048
8Qatar $1,555,451
9Malaysia $1,480,003
10Kuwait $1,245,921

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1SAVANNAH, GA $8,506,076
2LAREDO, TX $3,948,360
3NEW YORK CITY, NY $2,912,914
4MIAMI, FL $2,840,700
5LOS ANGELES, CA $1,987,104
6PHILADELPHIA, PA $1,896,730
7DETROIT, MI $1,802,702
8SAN FRANCISCO, CA $1,484,454
9SAN DIEGO, CA $1,287,770
10HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $1,261,126

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 Savannah, Ga. fell 8.41 percent compared to last year to $16 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 5.25 percent compared to last year to $9.5 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 151.28 percent compared to last year to $5.02 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia fell 19.09 percent compared to last year to $4.36 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 8.35 percent compared to last year to $2.54 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 Mexico decreased $425,719, 3.12 percent, (21.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Australia increased $1.32 million, 22.15 percent, (11.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Saudi Arabia increased $117,655, 1.65 percent, (11.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Canada decreased $1.05 million, 19.12 percent, (7.28 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Arab Emirates increased $368,716, 12.23 percent, (5.54 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 58.26 percent of all these Ice cream and other edible ice exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $35.58 million of the $61.07 million total.

All totaled, 61.27 percent of all these Ice cream and other edible ice exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $37.42 million of the $61.07 million total