Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Exports: Caulking compounds, glaziers putty

Caulking compounds, glaziers putty, the No. 262 export by value totaled $72.54 million for the month of February, $144.77 million through February of 2020, and $979.51 million for all of 2019, 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$43.32 M
2Mexico$31.27 M
3China$6.58 M
4Japan$5.01 M
5Brazil$4.34 M
6United Kingdom$3.79 M
7South Korea$3.63 M
8Germany$3.47 M
9Chile$2.84 M
10Australia$2.48 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $144.77 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $20,958,109
2Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $11,104,861
3Port of New York $10,753,022
4Port of Long Beach $8,452,561
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $8,433,218
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $7,950,430
7Low-Valued Imports and Exports $6,553,494
8Port of Los Angeles $6,377,934
9Port of Virginia $6,316,330
10Port Everglades, Fla. $5,866,595

U.S. exports of Caulking compounds, glaziers putty decreased 5.01 percent through February to $144.77 million

U.S. exports of Caulking compounds, glaziers putty decreased 5.01 percent from $152.4 million to $144.77 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 262 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 253 for the last full year with a total value of $979.51 million, a $12.41 million, 1.25 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Long Beach 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 China, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $43,321,068
2Mexico $31,270,601
3China $6,576,235
4Japan $5,009,738
5Brazil $4,336,025
6United Kingdom $3,788,246
7South Korea $3,634,138
8Germany $3,468,361
9Chile $2,839,526
10Australia $2,483,094

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DETROIT, MI $19,637,806
2LAREDO, TX $19,147,550
3LOS ANGELES, CA $18,529,524
4NEW YORK CITY, NY $14,568,558
5MIAMI, FL $10,819,882
6NORFOLK, VA $8,283,230
7BUFFALO, NY $6,755,166
8CHICAGO, IL $6,666,242
9LOW VALUE $5,825,842
10SAN DIEGO, CA $2,721,480

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 Laredo fell 4.4 percent compared to last year to $20.96 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 24.99 percent compared to last year to $11.1 million.
  • Port of New York rose 8.33 percent compared to last year to $10.75 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 5.05 percent compared to last year to $8.45 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 3.29 percent compared to last year to $8.43 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 decreased $3.33 million, 7.13 percent, (29.92 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $296,427, 0.96 percent, (21.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China decreased $2.59 million, 28.24 percent, (4.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $68,505, 1.39 percent, (3.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Brazil increased $780,672, 21.96 percent, (3 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 62.52 percent of all these Caulking compounds, glaziers putty exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $90.51 million of the $144.77 million total.

All totaled, 41.24 percent of all these Caulking compounds, glaziers putty exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $59.7 million of the $144.77 million total