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

Exports: Fluorine, chlorine, bromine and iodine

Fluorine, chlorine, bromine and iodine, the No. 840 export by value totaled $5.88 million for the month of March, $13.78 million through March of 2019, and $60.82 million 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
1Canada$4.19 M
2Belgium$3.14 M
3Mexico$1.71 M
4India$1.52 M
5Germany$948,426
6Brazil$695,970
7Jamaica$363,564
8Israel$264,583
9Costa Rica$167,838
10South Korea$107,989
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U.S. exports of Fluorine, chlorine, bromine and iodine decreased 10.01 percent through March to $13.78 million

U.S. exports of Fluorine, chlorine, bromine and iodine decreased 10.01 percent from $15.31 million to $13.78 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 840 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 825 for the last full year with a total value of $60.82 million, a $4.74 million, 8.44 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 India and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Port of New York.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Costa Rica, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $4,189,123
2Belgium $3,135,379
3Mexico $1,714,989
4India $1,521,540
5Germany $948,426
6Brazil $695,970
7Jamaica $363,564
8Israel $264,583
9Costa Rica $167,838
10South Korea $107,989

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Norfolk $5,494,040
2Houston $4,995,945
3Laredo $3,650,629
4Ogdensburg, N.Y. $1,432,827
5Detroit $1,364,626
6Miami $1,089,317
7New York City $926,888
8Buffalo $756,105
9New Orleans $574,759
10Los Angeles $455,587

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 rose 16.09 percent compared to last year to $4.15 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 641.14 percent compared to last year to $2.6 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 92.89 percent compared to last year to $1.58 million.
  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas fell 56.51 percent compared to last year to $1.5 million.
  • Port of New York rose 81.5 percent compared to last year to $743,324.

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 Canada increased $2.42 million, 137.41 percent, (30.4 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Belgium increased $3.14 million, 0 percent, (22.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $2.07 million, 54.7 percent, (12.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 India increased $1.17 million, 333.49 percent, (11.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany decreased $1.73 million, 64.53 percent, (6.88 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 83.53 percent of all these Fluorine, chlorine, bromine and iodine exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $11.51 million of the $13.78 million total.

All totaled, 76.69 percent of all these Fluorine, chlorine, bromine and iodine exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $10.57 million of the $13.78 million total