Total Trade: $2.32 million
|1||Port of Oakland, Calif.||$1,404,020|
|2||Miami International Airport||$188,406|
|3||Port Everglades, Fla.||$184,000|
|5||Chicago O’Hare International Airport||$94,511|
|6||Port of New York||$81,840|
|7||Port of Philadelphia||$55,083|
|8||Port of Los Angeles||$38,049|
|9||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$28,291|
|10||International Falls, Minn.||$18,317|
U.S. exports of Raw natural cork decreased 11.59 percent through October to $2.32 million
U.S. exports of Raw natural cork decreased 11.59 percent from $2.62 million to $2.32 million through the first 10 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 1149 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1149 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 October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Portugal, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Colombia and No. 5 Dominican Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Miami International Airport, No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Portugal, No. 2 Switzerland, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 Colombia. 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 – October 2019
|2||New York City||$137,791|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 12.47 percent compared to last year to $1.4 million.
- Miami International Airport rose 210.26 percent compared to last year to $188,406.
- Port Everglades, Fla. rose 1688.67 percent compared to last year to $184,000.
- Port Laredo rose 115.99 percent compared to last year to $133,275.
- Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 0.35 percent compared to last year to $94,511.
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 decreased $330,937, 18.99 percent, (60.89 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Brazil increased $223,218, 1221.91 percent, (10.42 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico increased $25,051, 21.11 percent, (6.2 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Colombia increased $40,840, 72.36 percent, (4.2 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Dominican Republic increased $96,408, 0 percent, (4.16 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 85.86 percent of all these Raw natural cork exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.99 million of the $2.32 million total.
All totaled, 86.44 percent of all these Raw natural cork exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $2 million of the $2.32 million total