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

Exports: Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons

Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons, the No. 128 export by value totaled $222.8 million for the month of August, $1.66 billion through August of 2019, and $2.32 billion 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
1Mexico$372.13 M
2The Netherlands$227.59 M
3Colombia$191.62 M
4Canada$170.98 M
5South Korea$75.16 M
6China$74.86 M
7Brazil$69.65 M
8Japan$63.99 M
9India$58.13 M
10Egypt$58.12 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.66 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Corpus Christi, Texas $384,549,880
2Port of New Orleans $220,825,431
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $130,961,528
4Port of Lake Charles, La. $123,892,458
5Port of Houston $102,732,383
6Port of Freeport, Texas $88,939,654
7Port Laredo $80,569,458
8Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. $79,792,761
9Port of Port Lavaca, Texas $68,140,210
10Port of Los Angeles $59,269,878

U.S. exports of Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons increased 8.42 percent through August to $1.66 billion

U.S. exports of Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons increased 8.42 percent from $1.53 billion to $1.66 billion through the first eight 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 128 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 137 for the last full year with a total value of $2.32 billion, a $270.68 million, 13.22 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Colombia, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Lake Charles, La. and No. 5 Port of Houston.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Colombia, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Freeport, Texas.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $372,134,234
2The Netherlands $227,589,066
3Colombia $191,616,926
4Canada $170,981,486
5South Korea $75,157,381
6China $74,858,540
7Brazil $69,648,428
8Japan $63,988,058
9India $58,134,269
10Egypt $58,117,669

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $327,338,698
2New Orleans $171,815,813
3Detroit $75,929,901
4Laredo $40,842,045
5Los Angeles $36,679,974
6Atlanta/Savannah $17,165,139
7New York City $16,812,824
8Norfolk $12,445,221
9Charleston $10,932,144
10Philadelphia $8,812,239

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first eight months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Corpus Christi, Texas fell 1.13 percent compared to last year to $384.55 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 4.23 percent compared to last year to $220.83 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 0.07 percent compared to last year to $130.96 million.
  • Port of Lake Charles, La. rose 74.34 percent compared to last year to $123.89 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 4.24 percent compared to last year to $102.73 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 increased $6.29 million, 1.72 percent, (22.45 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 The Netherlands decreased $4.53 million, 1.95 percent, (13.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Colombia decreased $6.84 million, 3.45 percent, (11.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Canada decreased $3.59 million, 2.05 percent, (10.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 South Korea increased $13.61 million, 22.11 percent, (4.53 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 62.6 percent of all these Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $1.04 billion of the $1.66 billion total.

All totaled, 58.1 percent of all these Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $962.96 million of the $1.66 billion total