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

Exports: Fluorides

Fluorides, the No. 622 export by value totaled $11.49 million for the month of February, $25.51 million through February of 2020, and $154.51 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

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Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Japan$11.08 M
2South Korea$4.26 M
3Mexico$2.27 M
4Ireland$1.65 M
5Canada$1.54 M
6Singapore$1.07 M
7Germany$913,608
8Israel$873,858
9Taiwan$832,590
10China$512,047
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $25.51 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Long Beach $8,789,371
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $4,264,068
3Port of Virginia $3,063,170
4Brownsville International Bridges $2,016,628
5Port of Los Angeles $1,861,812
6Port of New York $1,615,908
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,204,020
8Port of Houston $664,553
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $419,456
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $302,708

U.S. exports of Fluorides decreased 15.58 percent through February to $25.51 million

U.S. exports of Fluorides decreased 15.58 percent from $30.22 million to $25.51 million through the first two 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 622 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 603 for the last full year with a total value of $154.51 million, a $53.64 million, 25.77 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Ireland and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Brownsville International Bridges and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Singapore and No. 5 Ireland. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $11,076,504
2South Korea $4,258,142
3Mexico $2,270,343
4Ireland $1,654,862
5Canada $1,539,559
6Singapore $1,071,054
7Germany $913,608
8Israel $873,858
9Taiwan $832,590
10China $512,047

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LOS ANGELES, CA $10,158,842
2NEW YORK CITY, NY $6,330,064
3SAN FRANCISCO, CA $5,899,706
4NORFOLK, VA $4,007,874
5DETROIT, MI $3,920,576
6HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $631,856
7CHICAGO, IL $303,354
8LAREDO, TX $297,714
9SAVANNAH, GA $156,456
10SAN DIEGO, CA $74,644

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 Long Beach rose 69.67 percent compared to last year to $8.79 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 13.92 percent compared to last year to $4.26 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 49.77 percent compared to last year to $3.06 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 158.36 percent compared to last year to $2.02 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 78.07 percent compared to last year to $1.86 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 $3.56 million, 24.3 percent, (43.42 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 South Korea increased $682,382, 19.08 percent, (16.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico increased $784,893, 52.84 percent, (8.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Ireland decreased $120,438, 6.78 percent, (6.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Canada decreased $1.5 million, 49.36 percent, (6.04 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 81.53 percent of all these Fluorides exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $20.8 million of the $25.51 million total.

All totaled, 78.38 percent of all these Fluorides exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $20 million of the $25.51 million total