Total Trade: $17.93 million
|1||Port of Los Angeles||$6,285,815|
|2||Port of Virginia||$3,270,104|
|3||Port of Long Beach||$2,420,196|
|4||Port of Newark||$1,794,969|
|5||International Falls, Minn.||$1,302,705|
|6||Chicago O’Hare International Airport||$788,660|
|7||Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, Minn.||$536,340|
|8||Port of Seattle, Wash.||$445,324|
|9||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$292,372|
|10||San Francisco International Airport, Calif.||$170,316|
U.S. imports of Bird skins, feathered parts, down decreased 37.01 percent through February to $17.93 million
U.S. imports of Bird skins, feathered parts, down decreased 37.01 percent from $28.47 million to $17.93 million through the first two 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 789 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 724 for the last full year with a total value of $151.16 million, a $9.99 million, 6.20 percent decreased from the 2018 total.
Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 Poland, No. 4 Hungary and No. 5 Czech Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 International Falls, Minn..
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 Ukraine, No. 4 Poland and No. 5 Hungary. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Seattle, Wash..
January – February 2020
|3||New York City||$961,492|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Los Angeles fell 57.71 percent compared to last year to $6.29 million.
- Port of Virginia fell 11.59 percent compared to last year to $3.27 million.
- Port of Long Beach fell 24.27 percent compared to last year to $2.42 million.
- Port of Newark fell 12.77 percent compared to last year to $1.79 million.
- International Falls, Minn. totaled $1.3 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
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. imports from No. 1 China decreased $12.12 million, 56.94 percent, (51.13 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Taiwan increased $765,655, 27.67 percent, (19.7 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Poland increased $747,194, 72.46 percent, (9.92 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 Hungary increased $508,753, 58.29 percent, (7.7 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Czech Republic increased $157,875, 28.07 percent, (4.02 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 92.48 percent of all these Bird skins, feathered parts, down imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $16.58 million of the $17.93 million total.
All totaled, 84.07 percent of all these Bird skins, feathered parts, down imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $15.07 million of the $17.93 million total