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Foreign Trade Graph of the Month - January 2012


Graph of the Month

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Graph of the Month Chart

January's first graph plots the Top 10 Port Imports for 2011. The Top 3 markets for Los Angeles are China, Japan, and Taiwan. China, Los Angeles' biggest market, increased their imports by $9.7 Billion which is an increase of 8.8%. Japan's imports through the port of Los Angeles improved by $4.9 Billion from 2010 to 2011, which translates to an increase of 16.7%. You can find the Top 3 commodities by 2-digit HS and their value by hovering over the bar corresponding to the port in the graph above.

Graph of the Month Archive


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January's first graph plots the Top 10 Port Exports for 2011. The Top 3 markets for JFK International Airport are Hong Kong, Switzerland, and United Kingdom. JFK International Airport's largest export market, Hong Kong, improved by $3.6 Billion from 2010. This translated to an increase of 55.3%. JFK International Airport's second largest market also improved their exports with $3.0 Billion, which is an improvement of 41.3%. Although the JFK International Airport's exports to the United Kingdom improved by 37.3% from 2010 to 2011, they were down by 12.3% from 2009 to 2010. You can find the Top 3 commodities by 2-digit HS and their value by hovering over the bar corresponding to the port in the graph above.

Graph of the Month Archive



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Exports: $190.4 Billion
Imports: $232.7 Billion

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