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

Exports: Ketones, quinones including butanone

Ketones, quinones including butanone, the No. 443 export by value totaled $36.32 million for the month of March, $90.59 million through March of 2019, and $413.29 million 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$17.56 M
2Canada$9.08 M
3Ireland$6.84 M
4United Kingdom$6.47 M
5Germany$5.42 M
6Israel$4.55 M
7The Netherlands$4.54 M
8China$4.53 M
9Singapore$3.99 M
10South Korea$3.57 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $90.59 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $20,611,675
2Chicago O’Hare International Airport $9,022,823
3Port of New York $6,971,189
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $6,804,110
5Port Laredo $6,705,047
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $6,247,425
7Port of Charleston $4,983,588
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $3,121,527
9Port of Texas City, Texas $2,726,322
10Port of Mobile, Ala. $2,480,409

U.S. exports of Ketones, quinones including butanone decreased 13.96 percent through March to $90.59 million

U.S. exports of Ketones, quinones including butanone decreased 13.96 percent from $105.29 million to $90.59 million through the first three 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 443 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 412 for the last full year with a total value of $413.29 million, a $3.13 million, 0.76 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Ireland, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 China and No. 5 Singapore. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $17,564,418
2Canada $9,083,630
3Ireland $6,842,409
4United Kingdom $6,472,472
5Germany $5,420,047
6Israel $4,552,761
7The Netherlands $4,537,018
8China $4,531,726
9Singapore $3,985,449
10South Korea $3,567,877

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $38,938,484
2New York City $14,109,050
3Laredo $10,632,908
4Chicago $9,344,565
5Atlanta/Savannah $7,907,900
6Charleston $7,454,380
7Detroit $5,951,464
8Mobile $5,926,043
9Los Angeles $5,028,440
10Buffalo $4,977,741

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 30.43 percent compared to last year to $20.61 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 8.1 percent compared to last year to $9.02 million.
  • Port of New York rose 6.01 percent compared to last year to $6.97 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 70.87 percent compared to last year to $6.8 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 17.05 percent compared to last year to $6.71 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 $9.07 million, 34.06 percent, (19.39 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $3.08 million, 25.34 percent, (10.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Ireland increased $2.54 million, 58.93 percent, (7.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom increased $5.24 million, 424.42 percent, (7.14 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $2.85 million, 111.06 percent, (5.98 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 50.1 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $45.38 million of the $90.59 million total.

All totaled, 55.32 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $50.11 million of the $90.59 million total