Port of Los Angeles

Total Trade Compared to the same month a year ago

7.71%

Compared to last month

-2.22%

Total Exports Compared to the same month a year ago

-4.63%

Compared to last month

1.39%

Total Imports Compared to the same month a year ago

9.22%

Compared to last month

-2.60%

Current RankAmong U.S. airports, seaports, border crossings

1

Rank 2019

1

Port of Los Angeles’s total trade with the world was $25.27 billion in September, a change of 7.71 percent from the same month one year ago. The change in exports was -4.63 percent and the change in imports was 9.22 percent. Port of Los Angeles ranked No. 1 among U.S. trade partners in September. It had ranked No. 1 for the same month last year.

Port of Los Angeles’s top three exports by value in September were (1) Frozen beef, (2) Cotton, and (3) Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc.. Its top three imports, also by value, were (1) Misc. articles made from textile materials, (2) Passenger vehicles, and (3) Computers. By tonnage, Port of Los Angeles’s top three exports were (1) Paper, paperboard scrap, (2) Scrap iron, steel, and (3) Sugar and starch residues. Its top three imports, also by tonnage, were (1) Oil, (2) Gasoline, other fuels, and (3) Furniture, parts.