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

Exports: Raw natural cork

Raw natural cork, the No. 1121 export by value totaled $962,505 for the month of June, $2.03 million through June of 2019, and $3.44 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
1Portugal$1.41 M
2Brazil$226,012
3Colombia$68,236
4Mexico$64,541
5Costa Rica$30,282
6Indonesia$29,506
7Singapore$28,809
8Turkey$21,515
9Pakistan$20,880
10Vietnam$20,857
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January – June 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.03 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Oakland, Calif. $1,404,020
2Port Everglades, Fla. $184,000
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $88,827
4Port of New York $72,543
5Miami International Airport $68,236
6Port Laredo $59,573
7Port of Philadelphia $30,282
8Port of Los Angeles $23,790
9John F. Kennedy International Airport $23,615
10International Falls, Minn. $18,317

U.S. exports of Raw natural cork increased 63.64 percent through June to $2.03 million

U.S. exports of Raw natural cork increased 63.64 percent from $1.24 million to $2.03 million through the first six 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 1121 through June among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1161 for the last full year with a total value of $3.44 million, a $1.05 million, 23.32 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through June of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Portugal, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Colombia, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Costa Rica. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Miami International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Portugal, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Colombia, No. 4 Turkey and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Philadelphia International Airport, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – June 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Portugal $1,411,827
2Brazil $226,012
3Colombia $68,236
4Mexico $64,541
5Costa Rica $30,282
6Indonesia $29,506
7Singapore $28,809
8Turkey $21,515
9Pakistan $20,880
10Vietnam $20,857

January – June 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Francisco $954,357
2New York City $137,791
3Miami $28,382
4Cleveland $23,885
5Philadelphia $15,259
6Laredo $14,754
7Chicago $13,597
8Detroit $8,400
9Los Angeles $7,658
10Atlanta/Savannah $7,121

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 101.42 percent compared to last year to $1.4 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 1688.67 percent compared to last year to $184,000.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 231.56 percent compared to last year to $88,827.
  • Port of New York fell 15.98 percent compared to last year to $72,543.
  • Miami International Airport rose 120.37 percent compared to last year to $68,236.

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 Portugal increased $576,060, 68.93 percent, (69.62 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Brazil increased $207,744, 1137.2 percent, (11.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Colombia increased $41,559, 155.79 percent, (3.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico decreased $50,693, 43.99 percent, (3.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Costa Rica increased $25,995, 606.37 percent, (1.49 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.81 percent of all these Raw natural cork exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through June of this year. That is equal to $1.8 million of the $2.03 million total.

All totaled, 89.63 percent of all these Raw natural cork exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through June of this year. That is equal to $1.82 million of the $2.03 million total