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

Exports: Acyclic alcohols

Acyclic alcohols, the No. 122 export by value totaled $210.42 million for the month of February, $408.56 million through February 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$77.77 M
2Mexico$71.54 M
3Belgium$48.89 M
4Canada$34.95 M
5China$33.43 M
6Germany$22.25 M
7Brazil$14.13 M
8Japan$13.5 M
9Taiwan$11.88 M
10India$11.75 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $408.56 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $118,680,315
2Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. $70,980,412
3Port Laredo $25,592,776
4Port of Port Arthur, Texas $18,880,000
5Port of Texas City, Texas $17,485,304
6Port of Beaumont, Texas $15,157,622
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $14,725,476
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $14,512,409
9Port of Los Angeles $13,644,105
10Port of New York $11,738,112

U.S. exports of Acyclic alcohols decreased 5.44 percent through February to $408.56 million

U.S. exports of Acyclic alcohols decreased 5.44 percent from $432.04 million to $408.56 million through the first two 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 122 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 119 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 February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 China. 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 Port Arthur, Texas and No. 5 Port of Texas City, Texas.

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 – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1South Korea $77,771,860
2Mexico $71,539,104
3Belgium $48,894,587
4Canada $34,954,500
5China $33,434,788
6Germany $22,253,737
7Brazil $14,134,334
8Japan $13,495,333
9Taiwan $11,881,657
10India $11,752,349

January – February 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 two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 1.18 percent compared to last year to $118.68 million.
  • Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. fell 43.95 percent compared to last year to $70.98 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 10.18 percent compared to last year to $25.59 million.
  • Port of Port Arthur, Texas rose 652.77 percent compared to last year to $18.88 million.
  • Port of Texas City, Texas rose 20.01 percent compared to last year to $17.49 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 $35.97 million, 31.62 percent, (19.04 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $6.03 million, 9.2 percent, (17.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Belgium increased $1.79 million, 3.79 percent, (11.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Canada decreased $364,418, 1.03 percent, (8.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China decreased $17.45 million, 34.3 percent, (8.18 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.25 percent of all these Acyclic alcohols exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $266.59 million of the $408.56 million total.

All totaled, 61.59 percent of all these Acyclic alcohols exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $251.62 million of the $408.56 million total