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

Exports: Gasoline, other fuels

Gasoline, other fuels, the No. 2 export by value totaled $9.02 billion for the month of October, $78.12 billion through October of 2018, and $77.84 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
1Mexico$22.91 B
2Canada$10.29 B
3Brazil$5.2 B
4Chile$3.31 B
5The Netherlands$3.03 B
6Venezuela$3 B
7Peru$2.44 B
8Panama$2.17 B
9Singapore$2.13 B
10Ecuador$1.92 B
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $78.12 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $17,654,818,869
2Port of New Orleans $7,087,183,913
3Port of Corpus Christi, Texas $6,728,321,594
4Port of Port Arthur, Texas $4,993,076,451
5Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish $4,031,121,953
6Port of Texas City, Texas $3,895,273,258
7Port of Beaumont, Texas $3,126,298,536
8Port of Lake Charles, La. $2,711,313,120
9Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. $2,626,297,062
10Neche Border Crossing, N.D. $2,509,128,158

U.S. exports of Gasoline, other fuels increased 24.54 percent through October to $78.12 billion

U.S. exports of Gasoline, other fuels increased 24.54 percent from $62.73 billion to $78.12 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 2 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 2 for the last full year with a total value of $77.84 billion, a $13.72 billion, 21.40 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, No. 4 Port of Port Arthur, Texas and No. 5 Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Chile. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, No. 4 Port of Port Arthur, Texas and No. 5 Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $22,908,166,966
2Canada $10,285,726,558
3Brazil $5,203,921,226
4Chile $3,309,603,168
5The Netherlands $3,025,601,809
6Venezuela $3,003,586,847
7Peru $2,443,041,947
8Panama $2,172,971,872
9Singapore $2,127,017,361
10Ecuador $1,922,295,265

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $4,660,263,273
2New Orleans $2,914,986,883
3Port Arthur, Texas $1,277,261,000
4Pembina, N.D. $893,575,319
5Laredo $811,460,710
6El Paso $621,478,499
7San Francisco $565,349,289
8Mobile $497,164,844
9Seattle $404,930,917
10Detroit $147,794,741

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 19.58 percent compared to last year to $17.65 billion.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 22.08 percent compared to last year to $7.09 billion.
  • Port of Corpus Christi, Texas rose 24.52 percent compared to last year to $6.73 billion.
  • Port of Port Arthur, Texas rose 31.55 percent compared to last year to $4.99 billion.
  • Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish rose 23.68 percent compared to last year to $4.03 billion.

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 increased $6.95 billion, 43.55 percent, (29.32 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $3.6 billion, 53.87 percent, (13.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Brazil decreased $113.39 million, 2.13 percent, (6.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Chile increased $931.5 million, 39.17 percent, (4.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 The Netherlands increased $177.64 million, 6.24 percent, (3.87 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 57.26 percent of all these Gasoline, other fuels exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $44.73 billion of the $78.12 billion total.

All totaled, 51.83 percent of all these Gasoline, other fuels exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $40.49 billion of the $78.12 billion total