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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc.

Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc., the No. 239 export by value totaled $75.93 million for the month of October, $935.13 million through October of 2018, and $1 billion for all of 2017, 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$203.9 M
2Belgium$157.63 M
3Canada$145.4 M
4South Korea$46.23 M
5Brazil$41.23 M
6Australia$35.93 M
7Japan$27.48 M
8Turkey$26.56 M
9India$26.43 M
10Taiwan$25.11 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $935.13 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $425,585,477
2Port Laredo $112,914,906
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $101,761,828
4Port of New Orleans $44,564,932
5Brownsville International Bridges $29,615,285
6Port of New York $23,374,521
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $17,407,682
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $14,217,694
9Port of Charleston $13,980,608
10Port of Los Angeles $13,895,192

U.S. exports of Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. increased 13.11 percent through October to $935.13 million

U.S. exports of Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. increased 13.11 percent from $826.71 million to $935.13 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 239 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 248 for the last full year with a total value of $1 billion, a $131.63 million, 15.08 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Brownsville International Bridges.

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $203,903,611
2Belgium $157,628,942
3Canada $145,399,720
4South Korea $46,228,572
5Brazil $41,231,711
6Australia $35,933,112
7Japan $27,478,280
8Turkey $26,564,766
9India $26,433,611
10Taiwan $25,107,254

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $82,451,541
2Laredo $26,538,095
3Detroit $19,622,331
4New Orleans $7,535,556
5New York City $7,517,904
6Los Angeles $5,773,506
7Atlanta/Savannah $4,150,905
8Buffalo $3,674,994
9Seattle $2,908,260
10Charleston $2,724,988

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 9.15 percent compared to last year to $425.59 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 23.77 percent compared to last year to $112.91 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 28.58 percent compared to last year to $101.76 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 91.02 percent compared to last year to $44.56 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 33.42 percent compared to last year to $29.62 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 increased $41.31 million, 25.41 percent, (21.8 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Belgium increased $16.35 million, 11.57 percent, (16.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada increased $22.48 million, 18.29 percent, (15.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 South Korea decreased $2.52 million, 5.18 percent, (4.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Brazil increased $10.75 million, 35.28 percent, (4.41 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 63.56 percent of all these Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $594.39 million of the $935.13 million total.

All totaled, 76.4 percent of all these Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $714.44 million of the $935.13 million total