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

Exports: Artificial graphite; collodial graphite, etc.

Artificial graphite; collodial graphite, etc., the No. 540 export by value totaled $26.87 million for the month of October, $209.27 million through October 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$31.66 M
2Vietnam$23.32 M
3Mexico$19.04 M
4South Korea$18.75 M
5Canada$16.58 M
6Japan$16.39 M
7France$11.39 M
8Saudi Arabia$10.94 M
9Italy$10.56 M
10The Netherlands$9.17 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $209.27 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $30,547,823
2Port of Charleston $24,008,759
3Port of New York $18,086,034
4Port Laredo $16,255,046
5Port of Long Beach $16,049,020
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $14,851,771
7Port of Baltimore, Md. $12,049,296
8Port of Chester, Penn. $8,218,161
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $8,026,823
10Port of Virginia $5,750,452

U.S. exports of Artificial graphite; collodial graphite, etc. increased 20.89 percent through October to $209.27 million

U.S. exports of Artificial graphite; collodial graphite, etc. increased 20.89 percent from $173.11 million to $209.27 million 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 540 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 572 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 October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Canada. 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 Canada, No. 4 Vietnam 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 – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $31,662,072
2Vietnam $23,319,430
3Mexico $19,041,973
4South Korea $18,750,342
5Canada $16,577,465
6Japan $16,388,162
7France $11,394,913
8Saudi Arabia $10,942,645
9Italy $10,558,883
10The Netherlands $9,165,555

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Dallas $4,514,907
2New York City $4,189,877
3Chicago $4,038,257
4Los Angeles $3,678,203
5Norfolk $3,542,377
6Laredo $3,433,898
7Charleston $3,335,925
8Detroit $2,036,642
9San Francisco $1,699,604
10Philadelphia $1,388,915

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:

  • Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas rose 51.73 percent compared to last year to $30.55 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 17.35 percent compared to last year to $24.01 million.
  • Port of New York rose 11.82 percent compared to last year to $18.09 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 28.61 percent compared to last year to $16.26 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 203.85 percent compared to last year to $16.05 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 China increased $8.88 million, 38.98 percent, (15.13 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Vietnam increased $7.59 million, 48.3 percent, (11.14 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico increased $4.67 million, 32.47 percent, (9.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 South Korea decreased $12.35 million, 39.7 percent, (8.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Canada increased $847,043, 5.38 percent, (7.92 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 52.25 percent of all these Artificial graphite; collodial graphite, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $109.35 million of the $209.27 million total.

All totaled, 50.15 percent of all these Artificial graphite; collodial graphite, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $104.95 million of the $209.27 million total