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

Exports: Acyclic alcohols

Acyclic alcohols, the No. 106 export by value totaled $248.76 million for the month of August, $2.03 billion through August of 2019, and $2.94 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
1South Korea$438.17 M
2Mexico$299.86 M
3Belgium$211.21 M
4China$130.61 M
5Canada$123.11 M
6The Netherlands$114.79 M
7Brazil$78.16 M
8Germany$72.86 M
9Turkey$63.89 M
10Taiwan$56.57 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.03 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $499,021,522
2Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. $363,564,027
3Port of Beaumont, Texas $294,245,300
4Port of Lake Charles, La. $103,862,930
5Port Laredo $102,477,984
6Port of Texas City, Texas $95,660,258
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $56,641,703
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $51,727,855
9Port of Port Arthur, Texas $50,329,686
10Port of Charleston $46,252,998

U.S. exports of Acyclic alcohols increased 5.96 percent through August to $2.03 billion

U.S. exports of Acyclic alcohols increased 5.96 percent from $1.91 billion to $2.03 billion through the first eight 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 106 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 115 for the last full year with a total value of $2.94 billion, a $674.94 million, 29.79 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 China 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 of Lake Charles, La. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full 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.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1South Korea $438,170,572
2Mexico $299,857,988
3Belgium $211,212,774
4China $130,613,404
5Canada $123,105,379
6The Netherlands $114,786,913
7Brazil $78,161,172
8Germany $72,864,780
9Turkey $63,885,316
10Taiwan $56,569,131

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $301,200,036
2New Orleans $231,207,924
3Port Arthur, Texas $87,270,462
4Laredo $65,740,797
5Detroit $33,438,609
6Los Angeles $31,580,290
7Atlanta/Savannah $27,075,295
8New York City $23,108,348
9Charleston $18,045,941
10Duluth, Minn. $10,111,733

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 16.7 percent compared to last year to $499.02 million.
  • Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. fell 24.36 percent compared to last year to $363.56 million.
  • Port of Beaumont, Texas rose 296.02 percent compared to last year to $294.25 million.
  • Port of Lake Charles, La. totaled $103.86 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Port Laredo fell 5.5 percent compared to last year to $102.48 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 decreased $18 million, 3.95 percent, (21.61 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $39.69 million, 11.69 percent, (14.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Belgium increased $42.49 million, 25.18 percent, (10.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $77.92 million, 37.37 percent, (6.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Canada decreased $16.86 million, 12.05 percent, (6.07 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 59.32 percent of all these Acyclic alcohols exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $1.2 billion of the $2.03 billion total.

All totaled, 67.22 percent of all these Acyclic alcohols exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $1.36 billion of the $2.03 billion total