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

Exports: Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc.

Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc., the No. 100 export by value totaled $259.16 million for the month of October, $2.76 billion through October of 2018, and $3.04 billion 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
1Japan$1.02 B
2Mexico$791.55 M
3Chile$200.63 M
4Venezuela$117.69 M
5China$90.25 M
6Belgium$80.67 M
7Taiwan$55.03 M
8Canada$53.66 M
9South Korea$46.62 M
10Brazil$46.26 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.76 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $1,841,223,731
2Port of Beaumont, Texas $454,303,227
3Port of Los Angeles $60,533,814
4Port of Texas City, Texas $50,808,956
5Port of New Orleans $42,722,507
6Port of New York $38,072,656
7Chicago O’Hare International Airport $35,123,308
8Port Laredo $31,656,673
9Port of Long Beach $26,879,241
10Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $20,837,736

U.S. exports of Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. increased 10.87 percent through October to $2.76 billion

U.S. exports of Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. increased 10.87 percent from $2.49 billion to $2.76 billion 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 100 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 102 for the last full year with a total value of $3.04 billion, a $346.31 million, 12.85 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 Venezuela and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Beaumont, Texas, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Texas City, Texas and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 Venezuela and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Beaumont, Texas, No. 3 Port of Texas City, Texas, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $1,019,973,054
2Mexico $791,547,484
3Chile $200,630,287
4Venezuela $117,687,960
5China $90,247,483
6Belgium $80,674,083
7Taiwan $55,029,689
8Canada $53,659,773
9South Korea $46,623,173
10Brazil $46,256,839

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $347,935,037
2Port Arthur, Texas $96,069,916
3Los Angeles $20,870,575
4New York City $11,641,692
5New Orleans $9,570,398
6Laredo $7,298,968
7Buffalo $4,766,923
8Detroit $3,904,239
9Chicago $3,058,451
10Pembina, N.D. $1,887,175

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 Houston rose 6.43 percent compared to last year to $1.84 billion.
  • Port of Beaumont, Texas rose 49.58 percent compared to last year to $454.3 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 11.8 percent compared to last year to $60.53 million.
  • Port of Texas City, Texas fell 27.87 percent compared to last year to $50.81 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 19.81 percent compared to last year to $42.72 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 Japan increased $45.42 million, 4.66 percent, (36.94 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $107.87 million, 15.78 percent, (28.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Chile increased $24.75 million, 14.07 percent, (7.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Venezuela increased $8.23 million, 7.52 percent, (4.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China increased $5.47 million, 6.46 percent, (3.27 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 80.4 percent of all these Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $2.22 billion of the $2.76 billion total.

All totaled, 88.72 percent of all these Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $2.45 billion of the $2.76 billion total