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

Exports: Epoxides

Epoxides, the No. 439 export by value totaled $31.3 million for the month of October, $321.15 million through October of 2018, and $316.91 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
1Mexico$70.28 M
2Taiwan$54.65 M
3The Netherlands$43.49 M
4South Korea$35.84 M
5China$35.69 M
6Colombia$27.23 M
7Australia$18.14 M
8Brazil$13.33 M
9Japan$6.34 M
10Canada$3.76 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $321.15 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Freeport, Texas $166,820,926
2Port of Houston $61,461,702
3Port Laredo $46,629,025
4Brownsville International Bridges $22,995,115
5Port of Beaumont, Texas $4,689,154
6Port of Los Angeles $3,008,278
7Port of New York $2,106,656
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,755,364
9Port of Long Beach $1,309,156
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,286,231

U.S. exports of Epoxides increased 20.50 percent through October to $321.15 million

U.S. exports of Epoxides increased 20.50 percent from $266.51 million to $321.15 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 439 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 470 for the last full year with a total value of $316.91 million, a $81.64 million, 20.48 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Freeport, Texas, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Brownsville International Bridges and No. 5 Port of Beaumont, Texas.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Colombia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Freeport, Texas, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Brownsville International Bridges and No. 5 Port of Beaumont, Texas.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $70,284,683
2Taiwan $54,645,824
3The Netherlands $43,493,856
4South Korea $35,842,073
5China $35,691,339
6Colombia $27,232,652
7Australia $18,135,405
8Brazil $13,325,887
9Japan $6,335,136
10Canada $3,763,094

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $63,332,922
2Laredo $12,915,198
3New York City $1,121,331
4Los Angeles $591,761
5Atlanta/Savannah $420,211
6Buffalo $349,228
7Charleston $342,606
8Miami $326,160
9Detroit $262,461
10Norfolk $160,325

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 Freeport, Texas rose 85.95 percent compared to last year to $166.82 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 34.89 percent compared to last year to $61.46 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 15.97 percent compared to last year to $46.63 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 29.17 percent compared to last year to $23 million.
  • Port of Beaumont, Texas fell 2.41 percent compared to last year to $4.69 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 Mexico increased $11.37 million, 19.31 percent, (21.89 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Taiwan increased $26.76 million, 95.97 percent, (17.02 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 The Netherlands decreased $9.66 million, 18.17 percent, (13.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 South Korea increased $4.26 million, 13.5 percent, (11.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China increased $16.64 million, 87.35 percent, (11.11 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.72 percent of all these Epoxides exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $239.96 million of the $321.15 million total.

All totaled, 94.22 percent of all these Epoxides exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $302.6 million of the $321.15 million total