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

Exports: Acrylic polymers

Acrylic polymers, the No. 157 export by value totaled $106.45 million for the month of June, $798.53 million through June of 2020, and $1.73 billion 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
1Canada$212.19 M
2Mexico$144.94 M
3China$62.86 M
4Brazil$42.56 M
5Belgium$35.54 M
6The Netherlands$28.57 M
7South Korea$20.83 M
8Colombia$19.61 M
9Germany$19.26 M
10Singapore$16.25 M
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U.S. exports of Acrylic polymers decreased 10.81 percent through June to $798.53 million

U.S. exports of Acrylic polymers decreased 10.81 percent from $895.36 million to $798.53 million through the first six 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 157 through June among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 161 for the last full year with a total value of $1.73 billion, a $181.37 million, 9.51 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through June of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 International Falls, Minn..

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 International Falls, Minn., No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 14.11 percent compared to last year to $115.64 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 37.82 percent compared to last year to $74.43 million.
  • Port of New York rose 31.28 percent compared to last year to $64.94 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 24.9 percent compared to last year to $53.54 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. fell 41.36 percent compared to last year to $43.33 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 from No. 1 Canada decreased $42.38 million, 16.65 percent, (26.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $24.65 million, 14.54 percent, (18.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 3 China increased $8.34 million, 15.3 percent, (7.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 4 Brazil decreased $3.74 million, 8.07 percent, (5.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 5 Belgium decreased $2.88 million, 7.51 percent, (4.45 percent market share).

All totaled, 62.38 percent of all these Acrylic polymers exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through June of this year. That is equal to $498.09 million of the $798.53 million total.

All totaled, 44.07 percent of all these Acrylic polymers exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through June of this year. That is equal to $351.88 million of the $798.53 million total