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

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

Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc., the No. 122 export by value totaled $235.2 million for the month of March, $639.14 million through March of 2019, and $3.32 billion 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
1Japan$230.96 M
2Mexico$180.45 M
3Chile$48.05 M
4Belgium$29.65 M
5China$24.43 M
6Venezuela$17.79 M
7Canada$15.84 M
8Singapore$14.29 M
9Taiwan$13.84 M
10South Korea$12.99 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $639.14 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $412,695,747
2Port of Beaumont, Texas $88,928,118
3Port of Texas City, Texas $19,303,199
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $16,102,392
5Port Laredo $15,518,444
6Port of Los Angeles $14,493,741
7Port of New Orleans $13,407,991
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $7,920,061
9Port of Freeport, Texas $6,822,099
10Port of Long Beach $4,252,893

U.S. exports of Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. decreased 18.43 percent through March to $639.14 million

U.S. exports of Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. decreased 18.43 percent from $783.56 million to $639.14 million through the first three 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 122 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 104 for the last full year with a total value of $3.32 billion, a $282.58 million, 9.29 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 Belgium 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 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port Laredo.

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 Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Texas City, Texas and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $230,964,720
2Mexico $180,453,215
3Chile $48,050,578
4Belgium $29,648,674
5China $24,432,616
6Venezuela $17,792,203
7Canada $15,843,605
8Singapore $14,288,863
9Taiwan $13,837,220
10South Korea $12,993,274

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $758,799,115
2Port Arthur, Texas $172,198,054
3Los Angeles $35,769,618
4New Orleans $21,408,933
5Chicago $20,751,287
6Laredo $16,566,210
7New York City $14,288,962
8Detroit $9,122,716
9Buffalo $6,387,784
10Pembina, N.D. $3,116,635

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 18.93 percent compared to last year to $412.7 million.
  • Port of Beaumont, Texas fell 37.83 percent compared to last year to $88.93 million.
  • Port of Texas City, Texas rose 52.38 percent compared to last year to $19.3 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 181.63 percent compared to last year to $16.1 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 76.86 percent compared to last year to $15.52 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 decreased $68.34 million, 22.83 percent, (36.14 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $27.74 million, 13.32 percent, (28.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Chile decreased $5.7 million, 10.6 percent, (7.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Belgium increased $9.47 million, 46.95 percent, (4.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China decreased $9.16 million, 27.28 percent, (3.82 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 80.35 percent of all these Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $513.55 million of the $639.14 million total.

All totaled, 86.45 percent of all these Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $552.55 million of the $639.14 million total