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

Exports: Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons

Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons, the No. 136 export by value totaled $195.38 million for the month of October, $1.92 billion through October of 2018, and $2.05 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$461.98 M
2The Netherlands$276.12 M
3Colombia$253.97 M
4Canada$218.78 M
5China$106.09 M
6South Korea$74.44 M
7Japan$64.59 M
8Belgium$61.49 M
9India$51.77 M
10Taiwan$51.33 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.92 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Corpus Christi, Texas $502,141,122
2Port of New Orleans $276,163,727
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $164,066,064
4Port of Houston $123,727,527
5Port Laredo $92,603,734
6Port of Freeport, Texas $87,815,139
7Port of Lake Charles, La. $84,679,801
8Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. $68,412,611
9Port of Los Angeles $67,586,577
10Port of Port Lavaca, Texas $64,722,204

U.S. exports of Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons increased 15.22 percent through October to $1.92 billion

U.S. exports of Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons increased 15.22 percent from $1.66 billion to $1.92 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 136 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 144 for the last full year with a total value of $2.05 billion, a $356.68 million, 21.09 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this 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 Laredo.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Colombia, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 The Netherlands 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 Freeport, Texas and No. 5 Port of Houston.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $461,981,335
2The Netherlands $276,119,473
3Colombia $253,970,803
4Canada $218,778,151
5China $106,085,013
6South Korea $74,441,535
7Japan $64,585,947
8Belgium $61,488,040
9India $51,773,383
10Taiwan $51,334,683

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $151,198,835
2New Orleans $93,576,911
3Detroit $36,271,686
4Los Angeles $17,799,763
5Laredo $14,724,572
6Philadelphia $6,614,107
7Atlanta/Savannah $6,540,859
8New York City $5,965,028
9Norfolk $5,811,931
10Phoenix/Nogales $4,805,579

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 Corpus Christi, Texas rose 2.13 percent compared to last year to $502.14 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 82.35 percent compared to last year to $276.16 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 11.46 percent compared to last year to $164.07 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 40.44 percent compared to last year to $123.73 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 6.15 percent compared to last year to $92.6 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 $11.69 million, 2.47 percent, (24.08 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 The Netherlands increased $150.56 million, 119.92 percent, (14.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Colombia increased $25.25 million, 11.04 percent, (13.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Canada increased $18.72 million, 9.36 percent, (11.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China decreased $7.16 million, 6.32 percent, (5.53 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 68.65 percent of all these Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.32 billion of the $1.92 billion total.

All totaled, 60.4 percent of all these Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.16 billion of the $1.92 billion total