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

Exports: Carboxylic acid

Carboxylic acid, the No. 417 export by value totaled $33.19 million for the month of August, $267.06 million through August of 2019, and $399.88 million 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
1Canada$47.56 M
2Mexico$25.33 M
3Belgium$23.72 M
4Brazil$22.91 M
5France$15.07 M
6Germany$14.88 M
7Switzerland$11.5 M
8China$11.47 M
9Japan$10.77 M
10Italy$10.41 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $267.06 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of New York $50,093,036
2Port of Charleston $33,093,205
3Port Laredo $20,136,549
4Port of Virginia $18,543,727
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $12,712,978
6Port of Houston $12,154,937
7Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $10,154,560
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $9,794,307
9Port of Los Angeles $9,274,918
10Port of Long Beach $7,765,072

U.S. exports of Carboxylic acid increased 1.25 percent through August to $267.06 million

U.S. exports of Carboxylic acid increased 1.25 percent from $263.77 million to $267.06 million 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 417 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 435 for the last full year with a total value of $399.88 million, a $7.97 million, 2.03 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $47,560,426
2Mexico $25,334,243
3Belgium $23,722,127
4Brazil $22,914,745
5France $15,072,635
6Germany $14,880,663
7Switzerland $11,502,873
8China $11,466,086
9Japan $10,773,422
10Italy $10,412,151

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $25,697,645
2Houston $16,016,322
3Detroit $12,631,047
4Laredo $10,337,848
5Charleston $9,179,575
6Los Angeles $9,139,918
7Norfolk $5,880,010
8Pembina, N.D. $5,687,521
9New Orleans $4,777,542
10Buffalo $4,445,490

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 New York fell 5.4 percent compared to last year to $50.09 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 73.39 percent compared to last year to $33.09 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 23.95 percent compared to last year to $20.14 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 70.52 percent compared to last year to $18.54 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 53.53 percent compared to last year to $12.71 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 Canada increased $2.24 million, 4.95 percent, (17.81 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $5.58 million, 18.05 percent, (9.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Belgium increased $4.56 million, 23.82 percent, (8.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Brazil increased $5.63 million, 32.58 percent, (8.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 France decreased $3.35 million, 18.2 percent, (5.64 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 50.4 percent of all these Carboxylic acid exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $134.6 million of the $267.06 million total.

All totaled, 50.39 percent of all these Carboxylic acid exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $134.58 million of the $267.06 million total