Total Trade: $69.39 million
|1||Port of Philadelphia||$18,879,778|
|2||Port of Newark||$11,494,717|
|3||Port of Los Angeles||$10,934,504|
|4||Port of Houston||$8,985,975|
|5||Pembina Border Crossing, N.D.||$2,569,326|
|6||Port of Virginia||$2,561,532|
|7||Port of Long Beach||$1,687,663|
|8||Port of Seattle, Wash.||$1,329,750|
|9||Port of Oakland, Calif.||$1,262,648|
|10||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$1,096,465|
U.S. imports of Honey increased 17.27 percent through February to $69.39 million
U.S. imports of Honey increased 17.27 percent from $59.18 million to $69.39 million through the first two 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 515 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 543 for the last full year with a total value of $481.25 million, a $65.72 million, 12.02 percent decreased from the 2017 total.
Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Argentina, No. 4 India and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Philadelphia, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D..
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 New Zealand, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Philadelphia, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Virginia.
January – February 2019
|5||New York City||$13,625,331|
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 Philadelphia rose 71.66 percent compared to last year to $18.88 million.
- Port of Newark rose 61.95 percent compared to last year to $11.49 million.
- Port of Los Angeles rose 161.36 percent compared to last year to $10.93 million.
- Port of Houston fell 23.53 percent compared to last year to $8.99 million.
- Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 11.21 percent compared to last year to $2.57 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. imports from No. 1 China increased $10.27 million, 0 percent, (14.8 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Brazil decreased $4.01 million, 29.42 percent, (13.87 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Argentina increased $3.94 million, 82.89 percent, (12.54 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $3.12 million, 59.9 percent, (12 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Vietnam increased $2.41 million, 41.34 percent, (11.86 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 65.06 percent of all these Honey imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $45.15 million of the $69.39 million total.
All totaled, 76.18 percent of all these Honey imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $52.86 million of the $69.39 million total