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

Exports: Fluorine, chlorine, bromine and iodine

Fluorine, chlorine, bromine and iodine, the No. 833 export by value totaled $9.55 million for the month of December, $60.82 million through December of 2018, and $56.09 million 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
1Mexico$12.08 M
2Canada$10.49 M
3Germany$9.12 M
4India$7.62 M
5Costa Rica$3.81 M
6Belgium$3.6 M
7China$2.77 M
8The Netherlands$2.19 M
9Japan$1.53 M
10Brazil$1.48 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $60.82 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $16,359,986
2Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas $11,194,910
3Port of Virginia $8,021,716
4Port Miami $5,161,040
5Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $3,614,838
6Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $2,975,255
7Port of New York $2,525,692
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,547,587
9Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $1,433,903
10Port of Los Angeles $1,341,552

U.S. exports of Fluorine, chlorine, bromine and iodine increased 8.44 percent through December to $60.82 million

U.S. exports of Fluorine, chlorine, bromine and iodine increased 8.44 percent from $56.09 million to $60.82 million in 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 833 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 848 for the last full year with a total value of $56.09 million, a $137,713, 0.25 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 India and No. 5 Costa Rica. 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..

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

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $12,084,757
2Canada $10,485,113
3Germany $9,118,548
4India $7,624,342
5Costa Rica $3,805,581
6Belgium $3,595,601
7China $2,767,295
8The Netherlands $2,192,975
9Japan $1,532,628
10Brazil $1,483,089

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1NORFOLK, VA $10,208,402
2HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $7,044,964
3LAREDO, TX $6,223,070
4DETROIT, MI $1,990,608
5OGDENSBURG, NY $1,929,930
6NEW YORK CITY, NY $1,787,618
7MIAMI, FL $1,507,770
8BUFFALO, NY $1,407,410
9NEW ORLEANS, LA $1,149,518
10LOS ANGELES, CA $834,060

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 21.05 percent compared to last year to $16.36 million.
  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas fell 5.58 percent compared to last year to $11.19 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 311.67 percent compared to last year to $8.02 million.
  • Port Miami rose 84.11 percent compared to last year to $5.16 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 0.61 percent compared to last year to $3.61 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 Mexico decreased $1.46 million, 10.78 percent, (19.87 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $2.44 million, 30.31 percent, (17.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Germany decreased $2.95 million, 24.42 percent, (14.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 India increased $6.62 million, 659.98 percent, (12.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Costa Rica increased $3.32 million, 683.05 percent, (6.26 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.89 percent of all these Fluorine, chlorine, bromine and iodine exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $43.12 million of the $60.82 million total.

All totaled, 72.92 percent of all these Fluorine, chlorine, bromine and iodine exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $44.35 million of the $60.82 million total