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

Exports: Acrylonitrile, related compounds

Acrylonitrile, related compounds, the No. 177 export by value totaled $152.84 million for the month of December, $1.59 billion through December of 2018, and $927.74 million 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
1South Korea$744.68 M
2China$234.82 M
3Taiwan$130.81 M
4Mexico$129.17 M
5India$94.69 M
6Peru$51.86 M
7Turkey$50.84 M
8Canada$45.82 M
9United Kingdom$40.88 M
10Belgium$13.29 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.59 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $693,089,406
2Port of Port Lavaca, Texas $669,133,765
3Port of New Orleans $107,162,456
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $26,322,425
5Port of New York $20,438,396
6Port of Long Beach $12,422,115
7Port of Los Angeles $11,803,308
8Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $7,185,738
9Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $4,680,940
10Port Laredo $4,515,822

U.S. exports of Acrylonitrile, related compounds increased 71.09 percent through December to $1.59 billion

U.S. exports of Acrylonitrile, related compounds increased 71.09 percent from $927.74 million to $1.59 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 177 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 259 for the last full year with a total value of $927.74 million, a $181.25 million, 24.28 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 China, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Port Lavaca, Texas, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of New York.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Turkey. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Port Lavaca, Texas, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1South Korea $744,679,199
2China $234,815,582
3Taiwan $130,806,376
4Mexico $129,170,275
5India $94,690,579
6Peru $51,857,847
7Turkey $50,837,762
8Canada $45,820,645
9United Kingdom $40,878,203
10Belgium $13,285,830

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $707,846,036
2NEW ORLEANS, LA $95,132,984
3DETROIT, MI $13,194,234
4NEW YORK CITY, NY $11,039,800
5LOS ANGELES, CA $9,405,120
6OGDENSBURG, NY $2,236,686
7LAREDO, TX $2,056,068
8SAN FRANCISCO, CA $1,707,650
9PEMBINA, ND $1,650,534
10BUFFALO, NY $1,392,182

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 78.86 percent compared to last year to $693.09 million.
  • Port of Port Lavaca, Texas rose 85.55 percent compared to last year to $669.13 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 34.44 percent compared to last year to $107.16 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 96.22 percent compared to last year to $26.32 million.
  • Port of New York rose 8.68 percent compared to last year to $20.44 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 South Korea increased $292.75 million, 64.78 percent, (46.92 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 China increased $58.79 million, 33.4 percent, (14.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Taiwan increased $88 million, 205.61 percent, (8.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico increased $45.76 million, 54.86 percent, (8.14 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 India increased $82.91 million, 703.88 percent, (5.97 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.06 percent of all these Acrylonitrile, related compounds exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.33 billion of the $1.59 billion total.

All totaled, 95.52 percent of all these Acrylonitrile, related compounds exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $1.52 billion of the $1.59 billion total