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

Exports: Chalk

Chalk, the No. 1190 export by value totaled $169,174 for the month of August, $632,730 through August of 2019, and $797,041 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$296,317
2United Kingdom$78,506
3Japan$40,133
4Mexico$37,381
5South Korea$34,037
6Spain$20,985
7Germany$17,588
8Australia$15,290
9Indonesia$13,187
10Chile$12,975
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U.S. exports of Chalk increased 7.46 percent through August to $632,730

U.S. exports of Chalk increased 7.46 percent from $588,791 to $632,730 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 1190 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1196 for the last full year with a total value of $797,041, a $34,147, 4.48 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Port of Eastport, Idaho and No. 5 Port of New York.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Port of Wilmington, N.C., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $296,317
2United Kingdom $78,506
3Japan $40,133
4Mexico $37,381
5South Korea $34,037
6Spain $20,985
7Germany $17,588
8Australia $15,290
9Indonesia $13,187
10Chile $12,975

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Low Value Shipments $61,757
2Seattle $16,988
3Philadelphia $16,192
4New York City $14,076
5Great Falls, Mont. $10,812
6Miami $9,645
7Chicago $6,770
8Detroit $5,375
9Dallas $5,178
10Laredo $0

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:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 2.28 percent compared to last year to $157,623.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 300.47 percent compared to last year to $104,882.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 108.44 percent compared to last year to $75,590.
  • Port of Eastport, Idaho rose 45.61 percent compared to last year to $58,929.
  • Port of New York fell 32.75 percent compared to last year to $26,169.

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 $37,709, 14.58 percent, (46.83 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 United Kingdom decreased $64,384, 45.06 percent, (12.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan increased $24,515, 156.97 percent, (6.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico decreased $22,718, 37.8 percent, (5.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 South Korea increased $18,751, 122.67 percent, (5.38 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.87 percent of all these Chalk exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $486,374 of the $632,730 total.

All totaled, 66.88 percent of all these Chalk exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $423,193 of the $632,730 total