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

Exports: Acyclic alcohols

Acyclic alcohols, the No. 113 export by value totaled $258.71 million for the month of October, $2.49 billion through October of 2018, and $2.27 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
1South Korea$593.08 M
2Mexico$431 M
3China$244.69 M
4Belgium$210.07 M
5Canada$191.25 M
6The Netherlands$114.02 M
7Taiwan$95.47 M
8Brazil$77.3 M
9Japan$70.41 M
10Germany$64.13 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.49 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $776,828,344
2Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. $592,897,971
3Port of Beaumont, Texas $169,156,094
4Port Laredo $129,759,775
5Port of Texas City, Texas $89,049,071
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $70,003,799
7Port of Los Angeles $67,968,771
8Port of New Orleans $65,583,617
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $58,256,540
10Port of New York $44,267,019

U.S. exports of Acyclic alcohols increased 36.37 percent through October to $2.49 billion

U.S. exports of Acyclic alcohols increased 36.37 percent from $1.82 billion to $2.49 billion through the first 10 months of 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 113 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 138 for the last full year with a total value of $2.27 billion, a $405.63 million, 21.80 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La., No. 3 Port of Beaumont, Texas, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Texas City, Texas.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 China, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Texas City, Texas and No. 5 Port of Port Lavaca, Texas.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1South Korea $593,077,952
2Mexico $431,003,693
3China $244,692,036
4Belgium $210,070,700
5Canada $191,248,668
6The Netherlands $114,024,595
7Taiwan $95,466,360
8Brazil $77,302,703
9Japan $70,406,219
10Germany $64,128,670

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $144,411,430
2New Orleans $135,336,324
3Laredo $36,464,286
4Detroit $16,571,222
5Port Arthur, Texas $15,655,370
6Los Angeles $15,414,034
7Atlanta/Savannah $15,350,398
8New York City $9,818,612
9Charleston $6,718,061
10Duluth, Minn. $4,826,416

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 20.1 percent compared to last year to $776.83 million.
  • Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. rose 91.67 percent compared to last year to $592.9 million.
  • Port of Beaumont, Texas rose 754.16 percent compared to last year to $169.16 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 0.61 percent compared to last year to $129.76 million.
  • Port of Texas City, Texas rose 49.85 percent compared to last year to $89.05 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 $368.54 million, 164.13 percent, (23.86 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $65.61 million, 17.96 percent, (17.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China increased $28.48 million, 13.17 percent, (9.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Belgium increased $5.29 million, 2.58 percent, (8.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Canada increased $43.06 million, 29.05 percent, (7.69 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 67.19 percent of all these Acyclic alcohols exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.67 billion of the $2.49 billion total.

All totaled, 70.71 percent of all these Acyclic alcohols exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.76 billion of the $2.49 billion total