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

Exports: Gypsum

Gypsum, the No. 843 export by value totaled $4.83 million for the month of October, $49.27 million through October of 2018, and $56.8 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
1Canada$20.62 M
2China$3.33 M
3Mexico$3.29 M
4Japan$2.83 M
5Australia$1.9 M
6Hong Kong$1.38 M
7Bahamas$1.19 M
8Colombia$1.16 M
9Italy$1.05 M
10Germany$1.04 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $49.27 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Long Beach $5,970,494
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $5,625,419
3Port of Los Angeles $3,634,292
4Low-Valued Imports and Exports $3,576,684
5Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $2,964,098
6Port of Houston $2,460,743
7Port of New York $2,360,321
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,169,991
9Port of Virginia $1,921,891
10Port of Palm Beach, Fla. $1,813,247

U.S. exports of Gypsum increased 4.17 percent through October to $49.27 million

U.S. exports of Gypsum increased 4.17 percent from $47.3 million to $49.27 million 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 843 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 841 for the last full year with a total value of $56.8 million, a $796,688, 1.42 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 China and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Port of New York.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $20,622,438
2China $3,329,435
3Mexico $3,285,701
4Japan $2,832,110
5Australia $1,901,661
6Hong Kong $1,377,767
7Bahamas $1,191,912
8Colombia $1,159,927
9Italy $1,052,111
10Germany $1,040,016

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $1,760,191
2Detroit $1,482,055
3Low Value Shipments $697,553
4Miami $678,019
5New York City $492,859
6Norfolk $424,589
7Houston $362,263
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $323,401
9Laredo $296,117
10Buffalo $264,234

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 Long Beach rose 9.9 percent compared to last year to $5.97 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 6.99 percent compared to last year to $5.63 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 30 percent compared to last year to $3.63 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 12.94 percent compared to last year to $3.58 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 46.67 percent compared to last year to $2.96 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 Canada increased $1.97 million, 10.59 percent, (41.85 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 China increased $889,610, 36.46 percent, (6.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico increased $492,018, 17.61 percent, (6.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan decreased $221,306, 7.25 percent, (5.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Australia increased $37,895, 2.03 percent, (3.86 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 64.89 percent of all these Gypsum exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $31.97 million of the $49.27 million total.

All totaled, 44.18 percent of all these Gypsum exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $21.77 million of the $49.27 million total