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

Exports: Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc.

Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc., the No. 246 export by value totaled $80.78 million for the month of December, $1.09 billion through December 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$237.26 M
2Belgium$181.02 M
3Canada$165.91 M
4South Korea$59.1 M
5Brazil$48.35 M
6Australia$36.51 M
7Japan$32.43 M
8India$31.96 M
9Taiwan$30.04 M
10Turkey$28.41 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.09 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $481,808,911
2Port Laredo $132,834,874
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $115,417,922
4Port of New Orleans $57,247,574
5Brownsville International Bridges $33,165,170
6Port of New York $26,314,851
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $19,645,787
8Port of Charleston $17,254,734
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $16,928,200
10Port of Los Angeles $16,192,883

U.S. exports of Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. increased 8.16 percent through December to $1.09 billion

U.S. exports of Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. increased 8.16 percent from $1 billion to $1.09 billion in 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 246 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 247 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 December 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $237,264,140
2Belgium $181,017,316
3Canada $165,906,535
4South Korea $59,098,515
5Brazil $48,349,941
6Australia $36,508,544
7Japan $32,427,393
8India $31,962,639
9Taiwan $30,038,172
10Turkey $28,410,572

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $243,258,322
2LAREDO, TX $74,271,080
3DETROIT, MI $52,443,884
4NEW ORLEANS, LA $27,402,726
5NEW YORK CITY, NY $19,725,322
6LOS ANGELES, CA $16,201,464
7SAVANNAH, GA $11,340,120
8SEATTLE, WA $10,841,540
9BUFFALO, NY $10,008,092
10CHARLESTON, SC $9,601,414

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 4.21 percent compared to last year to $481.81 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 16.86 percent compared to last year to $132.83 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 27.08 percent compared to last year to $115.42 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 64.3 percent compared to last year to $57.25 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 21.84 percent compared to last year to $33.17 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 $38.13 million, 19.15 percent, (21.84 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Belgium increased $14.82 million, 8.92 percent, (16.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada increased $21.69 million, 15.04 percent, (15.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 South Korea increased $556,719, 0.95 percent, (5.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Brazil increased $10.61 million, 28.13 percent, (4.45 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 63.66 percent of all these Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $691.64 million of the $1.09 billion total.

All totaled, 75.51 percent of all these Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $820.47 million of the $1.09 billion total