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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through July 2019.

Exports: Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc.

Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc., the No. 155 export by value totaled $121.55 million for the month of July, $1.1 billion through July of 2019, and $1.96 billion for all of 2018, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$236.12 M
2Belgium$213.91 M
3The Netherlands$159.48 M
4Canada$99.25 M
5Brazil$80.34 M
6India$41.95 M
7China$34.62 M
8Singapore$25.25 M
9Colombia$20.58 M
10Italy$16.29 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.1 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $581,735,987
2Port of Texas City, Texas $108,279,378
3Port Laredo $64,365,533
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $44,173,955
5Port of Charleston $33,911,186
6Port of New York $32,566,395
7Port of New Orleans $19,901,077
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $18,955,487
9Brownsville International Bridges $18,753,033
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $17,746,502

U.S. exports of Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc. decreased 0.76 percent through July to $1.1 billion

U.S. exports of Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc. decreased 0.76 percent from $1.11 billion to $1.1 billion through the first seven 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 155 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 152 for the last full year with a total value of $1.96 billion, a $251.52 million, 14.69 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Texas City, Texas, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Texas City, Texas, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of New York.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $236,119,752
2Belgium $213,914,330
3The Netherlands $159,481,656
4Canada $99,246,111
5Brazil $80,340,531
6India $41,949,295
7China $34,621,630
8Singapore $25,249,841
9Colombia $20,577,864
10Italy $16,290,213

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $384,058,722
2Laredo $64,261,636
3Detroit $32,045,311
4New York City $27,758,891
5Los Angeles $19,064,422
6Charleston $17,397,505
7Atlanta/Savannah $12,430,960
8Buffalo $11,042,810
9Duluth, Minn. $7,558,689
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $5,403,133

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 2 percent compared to last year to $581.74 million.
  • Port of Texas City, Texas rose 19.69 percent compared to last year to $108.28 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 17.44 percent compared to last year to $64.37 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 14.36 percent compared to last year to $44.17 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 16.32 percent compared to last year to $33.91 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. exports to No. 1 Mexico decreased $13.7 million, 5.48 percent, (21.45 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Belgium increased $139,774, 0.07 percent, (19.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 The Netherlands increased $13.09 million, 8.94 percent, (14.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Canada decreased $6.05 million, 5.74 percent, (9.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Brazil increased $6.54 million, 8.86 percent, (7.3 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 71.67 percent of all these Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $789.1 million of the $1.1 billion total.

All totaled, 75.61 percent of all these Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $832.47 million of the $1.1 billion total