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

Exports: Hydrogen, raw gases

Hydrogen, raw gases, the No. 208 export by value totaled $59.34 million for the month of August, $844.18 million through August of 2019, and $1.52 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
1Japan$263.01 M
2South Korea$155.57 M
3Germany$71.51 M
4China$55.51 M
5Taiwan$51.46 M
6Mexico$37.93 M
7Canada$33.05 M
8Belgium$31.36 M
9Brazil$27.76 M
10Malaysia$21.56 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $844.18 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of New York $129,854,168
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $114,503,356
3Port of Los Angeles $87,978,827
4Port of Virginia $80,293,488
5Port of Long Beach $74,871,472
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $73,706,996
7Port of Oakland, Calif. $48,357,482
8Port of Mobile, Ala. $27,420,575
9Port Laredo $26,315,069
10Port of New Orleans $21,058,942

U.S. exports of Hydrogen, raw gases decreased 9.16 percent through August to $844.18 million

U.S. exports of Hydrogen, raw gases decreased 9.16 percent from $929.3 million to $844.18 million 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 208 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 199 for the last full year with a total value of $1.52 billion, a $612.7 million, 28.69 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 China and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $263,009,707
2South Korea $155,565,064
3Germany $71,514,492
4China $55,511,353
5Taiwan $51,463,256
6Mexico $37,932,575
7Canada $33,054,860
8Belgium $31,359,169
9Brazil $27,755,041
10Malaysia $21,556,112

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $201,554,382
2Norfolk $97,025,970
3Seattle $70,908,073
4New York City $62,794,080
5Detroit $27,890,215
6Atlanta/Savannah $21,864,149
7Duluth, Minn. $20,293,639
8Mobile $19,771,250
9San Francisco $19,664,630
10Laredo $16,301,012

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 New York fell 2.71 percent compared to last year to $129.85 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 801.98 percent compared to last year to $114.5 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 29.88 percent compared to last year to $87.98 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 19 percent compared to last year to $80.29 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 36.34 percent compared to last year to $74.87 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 Japan decreased $60.41 million, 18.68 percent, (31.16 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 South Korea increased $40.43 million, 35.12 percent, (18.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Germany increased $60.66 million, 558.99 percent, (8.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $24.17 million, 30.34 percent, (6.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Taiwan decreased $79.93 million, 60.83 percent, (6.1 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.73 percent of all these Hydrogen, raw gases exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $597.06 million of the $844.18 million total.

All totaled, 57.75 percent of all these Hydrogen, raw gases exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $487.5 million of the $844.18 million total