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

Exports: Boric, related acids

Boric, related acids, the No. 630 export by value totaled $8.77 million for the month of December, $166.08 million through December of 2018, and $142.51 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$32.83 M
2South Korea$31.67 M
3Taiwan$27.55 M
4The Netherlands$21.95 M
5Japan$18.5 M
6Malaysia$5.63 M
7Mexico$5.4 M
8Canada$5.08 M
9Spain$3.03 M
10Thailand$2.14 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $166.08 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $100,760,794
2Port of Long Beach $53,273,446
3Port Laredo $2,932,647
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,670,573
5El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $1,493,255
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $1,320,943
7Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $754,468
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $490,379
9Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $460,725
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $345,565

U.S. exports of Boric, related acids increased 16.54 percent through December to $166.08 million

U.S. exports of Boric, related acids increased 16.54 percent from $142.51 million to $166.08 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 630 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 654 for the last full year with a total value of $142.51 million, a $7.3 million, 4.87 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $32,832,212
2South Korea $31,674,510
3Taiwan $27,545,708
4The Netherlands $21,949,350
5Japan $18,504,771
6Malaysia $5,625,146
7Mexico $5,403,443
8Canada $5,082,482
9Spain $3,033,961
10Thailand $2,143,835

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LOS ANGELES, CA $73,611,918
2LAREDO, TX $1,428,730
3DETROIT, MI $833,894
4SEATTLE, WA $375,662
5EL PASO, TX $351,106
6GREAT FALLS, MT $268,510
7PORTLAND, ME $263,532
8NEW ORLEANS, LA $244,154
9SAN DIEGO, CA $221,136
10PEMBINA, ND $191,778

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 24.79 percent compared to last year to $100.76 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 12.79 percent compared to last year to $53.27 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 45.94 percent compared to last year to $2.93 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 20.93 percent compared to last year to $1.67 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas fell 31.28 percent compared to last year to $1.49 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 China increased $5.01 million, 18 percent, (19.77 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 South Korea increased $8.11 million, 34.42 percent, (19.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Taiwan increased $2.72 million, 10.95 percent, (16.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 The Netherlands increased $9.06 million, 70.27 percent, (13.22 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan increased $2.59 million, 16.29 percent, (11.14 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.79 percent of all these Boric, related acids exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $132.51 million of the $166.08 million total.

All totaled, 96.42 percent of all these Boric, related acids exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $160.13 million of the $166.08 million total