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

Exports: Chlorides

Chlorides, the No. 561 export by value totaled $17.56 million for the month of February, $35.64 million through February of 2019, and $223.89 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$10.55 M
2Saudi Arabia$2.62 M
3Japan$2.36 M
4Trinidad and Tobago$1.99 M
5The Netherlands$1.64 M
6South Korea$1.55 M
7Mexico$1.4 M
8United Kingdom$1.39 M
9Brazil$1.32 M
10Germany$1.2 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $35.64 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of New York $4,924,477
2Port of New Orleans $3,394,033
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $3,023,473
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $2,797,214
5Port of Houston $2,782,272
6Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $2,524,411
7Port Laredo $1,228,958
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $1,184,900
9Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $1,096,689
10Port of Charleston $1,076,716

U.S. exports of Chlorides increased 9.08 percent through February to $35.64 million

U.S. exports of Chlorides increased 9.08 percent from $32.68 million to $35.64 million through the first two 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 561 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 567 for the last full year with a total value of $223.89 million, a $8.01 million, 3.46 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Saudi Arabia, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Trinidad and Tobago and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Houston.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $10,552,536
2Saudi Arabia $2,618,226
3Japan $2,358,229
4Trinidad and Tobago $1,994,918
5The Netherlands $1,643,597
6South Korea $1,545,217
7Mexico $1,399,946
8United Kingdom $1,391,698
9Brazil $1,324,910
10Germany $1,197,643

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $12,559,728
2Detroit $7,748,162
3Atlanta/Savannah $5,468,767
4Dallas $4,741,477
5Houston $3,168,621
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $3,107,772
7Los Angeles $2,635,555
8New Orleans $2,489,257
9Seattle $2,298,206
10Pembina, N.D. $2,211,167

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 of New York fell 6.94 percent compared to last year to $4.92 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 267.71 percent compared to last year to $3.39 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 104.54 percent compared to last year to $3.02 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 3.43 percent compared to last year to $2.8 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 291.34 percent compared to last year to $2.78 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 $448,858, 4.44 percent, (29.61 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Saudi Arabia increased $2.46 million, 1603.47 percent, (7.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan decreased $490,660, 17.22 percent, (6.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Trinidad and Tobago increased $1.64 million, 459.1 percent, (5.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 The Netherlands increased $1.08 million, 191.53 percent, (4.61 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 53.78 percent of all these Chlorides exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $19.17 million of the $35.64 million total.

All totaled, 47.47 percent of all these Chlorides exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $16.92 million of the $35.64 million total