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

Exports: Esters of inorganic acids and salts

Esters of inorganic acids and salts, the No. 578 export by value totaled $10.61 million for the month of May, $74.66 million through May of 2020, and $179.63 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

Click on any of the countries in the chart below to gain access to the specific exports and imports between that country and (port), how it compares to other ports for trade with that country, how that trade has changed over time, and much more. Data available both by value and tonnage. Download data. If you are not a subscriber, you can learn more by clicking on the subscribe link.

Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$10.7 M
2The Netherlands$10.39 M
3China$8.91 M
4Mexico$5.14 M
5South Korea$4.5 M
6France$3.96 M
7Brazil$3.82 M
8Belgium$3.72 M
9Singapore$3.04 M
10Thailand$3 M
Data loading...

U.S. exports of Esters of inorganic acids and salts increased 0.21 percent through May to $74.66 million

U.S. exports of Esters of inorganic acids and salts increased 0.21 percent from $74.5 million to $74.66 million through the first five 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 578 through May among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 613 for the last full year with a total value of $179.63 million, a $22.19 million, 10.99 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through May of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Philippines. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D..

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first five months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 298.94 percent compared to last year to $12.23 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 523.6 percent compared to last year to $8.05 million.
  • Port of New York fell 46.72 percent compared to last year to $7.25 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 23.62 percent compared to last year to $5.99 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 64.44 percent compared to last year to $5.49 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 from No. 1 Canada decreased $5.09 million, 17.06 percent, (33.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 2 China decreased $1.41 million, 6.7 percent, (26.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 3 Mexico decreased $7.72 million, 31.72 percent, (22.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 4 The Netherlands increased $2.45 million, 19.53 percent, (20.08 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 5 Philippines increased $2.99 million, 25.98 percent, (19.42 percent market share).

All totaled, 50.35 percent of all these Esters of inorganic acids and salts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $90.44 million of the $179.63 million total.

All totaled, 52.25 percent of all these Esters of inorganic acids and salts exports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $39.01 million of the $74.66 million total