Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Exports: Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc.

Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc., the No. 256 export by value totaled $69.32 million for the month of February, $146.96 million through February of 2020, and $954.68 million for all of 2019, 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$32.28 M
2Belgium$25.71 M
3Canada$22.89 M
4Brazil$7.01 M
5South Korea$6.41 M
6Australia$5.75 M
7India$5.66 M
8Germany$3.89 M
9Taiwan$3.49 M
10Japan$3.47 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $146.96 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $52,466,115
2Port Laredo $18,818,185
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $14,071,910
4Port of Texas City, Texas $10,301,408
5Port of New Orleans $7,469,455
6Port of New York $5,246,462
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $4,218,354
8Brownsville International Bridges $4,070,087
9Port of Charleston $3,560,765
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $2,659,414

U.S. exports of Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. decreased 13.39 percent through February to $146.96 million

U.S. exports of Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. decreased 13.39 percent from $169.68 million to $146.96 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 256 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 239 for the last full year with a total value of $954.68 million, a $131.83 million, 12.13 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Brazil 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 Texas City, Texas and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

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

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $32,281,632
2Belgium $25,714,632
3Canada $22,889,726
4Brazil $7,011,410
5South Korea $6,410,174
6Australia $5,750,139
7India $5,658,283
8Germany $3,887,356
9Taiwan $3,486,679
10Japan $3,472,063

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $49,181,390
2LAREDO, TX $20,844,526
3DETROIT, MI $19,546,874
4NEW ORLEANS, LA $7,231,472
5SAVANNAH, GA $4,193,482
6NEW YORK CITY, NY $4,108,572
7BUFFALO, NY $4,011,994
8SEATTLE, WA $3,781,044
9SAN FRANCISCO, CA $2,057,434
10NORFOLK, VA $1,695,472

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 16.39 percent compared to last year to $52.47 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 11.61 percent compared to last year to $18.82 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 11.19 percent compared to last year to $14.07 million.
  • Port of Texas City, Texas rose 39.04 percent compared to last year to $10.3 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 28.27 percent compared to last year to $7.47 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 $3.65 million, 10.17 percent, (21.97 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Belgium decreased $5.15 million, 16.68 percent, (17.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada decreased $2.95 million, 11.41 percent, (15.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Brazil decreased $225,097, 3.11 percent, (4.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 South Korea decreased $649,076, 9.19 percent, (4.36 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 64.17 percent of all these Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $94.31 million of the $146.96 million total.

All totaled, 70.17 percent of all these Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $103.13 million of the $146.96 million total