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

Exports: Artificial graphite; collodial graphite, etc.

Artificial graphite; collodial graphite, etc., the No. 538 export by value totaled $20.13 million for the month of December, $251.03 million through December of 2018, and $208.24 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
1China$36.29 M
2Vietnam$27.85 M
3Mexico$22.57 M
4South Korea$21.58 M
5Japan$20.27 M
6Canada$20.02 M
7France$13.34 M
8Saudi Arabia$12.37 M
9Italy$12.08 M
10The Netherlands$11.75 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $251.03 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $36,609,552
2Port of Charleston $28,804,627
3Port of New York $21,133,970
4Port Laredo $19,389,451
5Port of Long Beach $17,706,419
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $16,234,972
7Port of Baltimore, Md. $16,149,504
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $10,655,630
9Port of Chester, Penn. $10,336,511
10Port of Los Angeles $6,184,990

U.S. exports of Artificial graphite; collodial graphite, etc. increased 20.55 percent through December to $251.03 million

U.S. exports of Artificial graphite; collodial graphite, etc. increased 20.55 percent from $208.24 million to $251.03 million 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 538 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 571 for the last full year with a total value of $208.24 million, a $42.87 million, 25.93 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 China, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $36,286,331
2Vietnam $27,850,001
3Mexico $22,569,656
4South Korea $21,576,016
5Japan $20,265,976
6Canada $20,021,980
7France $13,344,778
8Saudi Arabia $12,371,048
9Italy $12,077,104
10The Netherlands $11,752,667

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX $15,508,742
2NEW YORK CITY, NY $13,763,034
3LOS ANGELES, CA $13,074,860
4CHARLESTON, SC $11,747,812
5LAREDO, TX $9,574,028
6CHICAGO, IL $9,323,994
7NORFOLK, VA $7,510,028
8DETROIT, MI $5,690,272
9BALTIMORE, MD $4,767,108
10PHILADELPHIA, PA $4,614,960

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas rose 48.26 percent compared to last year to $36.61 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 19.51 percent compared to last year to $28.8 million.
  • Port of New York rose 15.97 percent compared to last year to $21.13 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 28.42 percent compared to last year to $19.39 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 84.88 percent compared to last year to $17.71 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 China increased $6.91 million, 23.52 percent, (14.45 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Vietnam increased $8.36 million, 42.87 percent, (11.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico increased $5.38 million, 31.27 percent, (8.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 South Korea decreased $14.52 million, 40.23 percent, (8.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan increased $5.23 million, 34.77 percent, (8.07 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 51.21 percent of all these Artificial graphite; collodial graphite, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $128.55 million of the $251.03 million total.

All totaled, 49.25 percent of all these Artificial graphite; collodial graphite, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $123.64 million of the $251.03 million total