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

Exports: Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc.

Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc., the No. 245 export by value totaled $88.56 million for the month of March, $258.24 million through March of 2019, and $1.09 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$49.38 M
2Belgium$47.59 M
3Canada$39.34 M
4Brazil$10.05 M
5United Kingdom$9.96 M
6South Korea$9.96 M
7Turkey$7.49 M
8Australia$7.2 M
9Taiwan$6.9 M
10Japan$6.79 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $258.24 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $98,028,931
2Port Laredo $28,059,813
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $24,670,726
4Port of New Orleans $14,764,315
5Port of Texas City, Texas $12,397,601
6John F. Kennedy International Airport $7,031,125
7Brownsville International Bridges $6,286,776
8Port of Charleston $5,924,089
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $5,906,588
10Port of New York $4,512,201

U.S. exports of Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. decreased 7.16 percent through March to $258.24 million

U.S. exports of Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. decreased 7.16 percent from $278.15 million to $258.24 million through the first three 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 245 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 237 for the last full year with a total value of $1.09 billion, a $82 million, 8.16 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 United Kingdom. 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 Texas City, Texas.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Australia and No. 5 South Korea. 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.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $49,378,401
2Belgium $47,585,906
3Canada $39,340,514
4Brazil $10,053,714
5United Kingdom $9,963,283
6South Korea $9,961,503
7Turkey $7,491,557
8Australia $7,203,309
9Taiwan $6,901,209
10Japan $6,792,806

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $145,845,745
2Laredo $50,983,619
3Detroit $34,135,199
4New Orleans $20,226,298
5New York City $12,970,451
6Los Angeles $9,593,002
7Seattle $7,412,135
8Atlanta/Savannah $7,224,226
9Buffalo $6,385,500
10Charleston $5,999,114

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 25.82 percent compared to last year to $98.03 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 17.81 percent compared to last year to $28.06 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 7.48 percent compared to last year to $24.67 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 52.47 percent compared to last year to $14.76 million.
  • Port of Texas City, Texas totaled $12.4 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

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 $8.78 million, 15.1 percent, (19.12 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Belgium decreased $3.06 million, 6.04 percent, (18.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada decreased $1.76 million, 4.28 percent, (15.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Brazil decreased $1.74 million, 14.75 percent, (3.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom increased $9.06 million, 1000.1 percent, (3.86 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 60.53 percent of all these Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $156.32 million of the $258.24 million total.

All totaled, 68.9 percent of all these Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $177.92 million of the $258.24 million total