The five leading export states (Texas, California, New York, Washington and Louisiana) generated nearly half (44.7%) of all American exports by value in 2018.

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“Shipments from America’s top 20 export states were worth a total US$1.608 trillion in 2018 or over four-fifths (81.8%) of overall exports from the United States of America. That dollar amount reflects a 10.7% gain since 2015 and a 7.3% year-over-year uptick from 2017 to 2018.

“The five leading export states (Texas, California, New York, Washington and Louisiana) generated nearly half (44.7%) of all American exports by value in 2018….

“[T]he fastest-growing exporters from 2017 to 2018 were: Texas (up 19.2%), Louisiana (up 16.2%), Minnesota (up 9.6%), Georgia (up 8.9%) then Ohio (up 8.4%).

“Three leading U.S. export states posted declines in their international product sales year over year, namely Michigan (down -3.2%), Tennessee (down -1.6%) and Massachusetts (down -1.5%).”

Source: World’s Top Exports