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

Exports: Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc.

Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc., the No. 251 export by value totaled $86.06 million for the month of July, $579.35 million through July 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$118.66 M
2Canada$101.79 M
3Belgium$87.75 M
4South Korea$29.19 M
5Brazil$26.42 M
6Japan$18.8 M
7United Kingdom$13.45 M
8Turkey$12.29 M
9Australia$11.89 M
10Colombia$11.78 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $579.35 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $196,989,450
2Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $67,109,607
3Port Laredo $66,759,516
4Port of New Orleans $35,554,290
5Port of Texas City, Texas $26,983,680
6Brownsville International Bridges $16,065,405
7Port of Charleston $14,684,825
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $13,975,967
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $11,992,942
10Port of New York $10,481,757

U.S. exports of Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. decreased 14.33 percent through July to $579.35 million

U.S. exports of Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. decreased 14.33 percent from $676.28 million to $579.35 million 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 251 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 234 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 July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 South Korea 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.

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 Brownsville International Bridges.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $118,659,997
2Canada $101,790,678
3Belgium $87,745,392
4South Korea $29,190,806
5Brazil $26,416,565
6Japan $18,800,850
7United Kingdom $13,445,664
8Turkey $12,287,958
9Australia $11,887,540
10Colombia $11,782,588

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 37.73 percent compared to last year to $196.99 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 5.37 percent compared to last year to $67.11 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 15.14 percent compared to last year to $66.76 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 15 percent compared to last year to $35.55 million.
  • Port of Texas City, Texas totaled $26.98 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 $23.44 million, 16.49 percent, (20.48 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $1.7 million, 1.64 percent, (17.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Belgium decreased $27.36 million, 23.77 percent, (15.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 South Korea decreased $6.41 million, 18.02 percent, (5.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Brazil decreased $266,769, 1 percent, (4.56 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 62.8 percent of all these Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $363.8 million of the $579.35 million total.

All totaled, 67.9 percent of all these Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $393.4 million of the $579.35 million total