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

Exports: Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades

Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades, the No. 268 export by value totaled $86.76 million for the month of October, $774.16 million through October of 2018, and $959.48 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$292.83 M
2Indonesia$128.11 M
3Japan$121.72 M
4India$56.32 M
5Germany$45.12 M
6Belgium$43.89 M
7South Korea$18.24 M
8Switzerland$13.62 M
9Czech Republic$12.19 M
10Brazil$8.68 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $774.16 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $451,811,179
2Port of Tacoma, Wash. $101,647,082
3Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $70,759,361
4Port of Mobile, Ala. $61,716,293
5Port of Los Angeles $36,320,042
6Port of Brunswick, Ga. $11,881,019
7Port of Long Beach $10,674,868
8Port of New York $6,577,384
9Port Laredo $6,165,924
10Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $6,090,681

U.S. exports of Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades decreased 3.48 percent through October to $774.16 million

U.S. exports of Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades decreased 3.48 percent from $802.09 million to $774.16 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 268 through October 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 $959.48 million, a $63.06 million, 7.03 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 India and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 3 Port of Jacksonville, Fla., No. 4 Port of Mobile, Ala. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 3 Port of Mobile, Ala., No. 4 Port of Jacksonville, Fla. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $292,834,285
2Indonesia $128,114,927
3Japan $121,718,500
4India $56,320,086
5Germany $45,120,703
6Belgium $43,889,995
7South Korea $18,239,329
8Switzerland $13,617,566
9Czech Republic $12,187,173
10Brazil $8,675,246

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $80,735,790
2Seattle $18,385,871
3Jacksonville/Tampa $15,168,624
4Mobile $11,422,098
5Los Angeles $9,924,707
6Detroit $2,168,494
7New York City $951,162
8Laredo $490,702
9Buffalo $15,122

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:

  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 9.99 percent compared to last year to $451.81 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. fell 6.29 percent compared to last year to $101.65 million.
  • Port of Jacksonville, Fla. rose 19.3 percent compared to last year to $70.76 million.
  • Port of Mobile, Ala. fell 31.57 percent compared to last year to $61.72 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 39.92 percent compared to last year to $36.32 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 decreased $12.18 million, 3.99 percent, (37.83 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Indonesia increased $18.71 million, 17.1 percent, (16.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan increased $23.18 million, 23.52 percent, (15.72 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 India increased $8.34 million, 17.38 percent, (7.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany decreased $3.73 million, 7.63 percent, (5.83 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 83.2 percent of all these Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $644.11 million of the $774.16 million total.

All totaled, 93.29 percent of all these Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $722.25 million of the $774.16 million total