Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Ketones, quinones including butanone

Ketones, quinones including butanone, the No. 425 export by value totaled $25.39 million for the month of December, $379.72 million in 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

RankCountry2019
1Mexico$82.4 M
2Canada$33.52 M
3The Netherlands$29.26 M
4Ireland$25.94 M
5Germany$25.37 M
6Israel$21.94 M
7China$20.36 M
8United Kingdom$19.87 M
9Singapore$15.01 M
10India$12.49 M
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U.S. exports of Ketones, quinones including butanone decreased 8.12 percent through December 2019 to $379.72 million

U.S. exports of Ketones, quinones including butanone decreased 8.12 percent from $413.29 million to $379.72 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 425 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 420 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 December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Ireland and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of New York.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Canada, 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 – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $82,404,770
2Canada $33,524,078
3The Netherlands $29,259,158
4Ireland $25,943,985
5Germany $25,366,538
6Israel $21,939,365
7China $20,357,753
8United Kingdom $19,867,740
9Singapore $15,008,242
10India $12,493,528

January – December 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 of 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 8.14 percent compared to last year to $95.02 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 25.83 percent compared to last year to $47.04 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 22.81 percent compared to last year to $30.74 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 6.71 percent compared to last year to $30.56 million.
  • Port of New York fell 12.71 percent compared to last year to $25.81 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 $24.48 million, 22.9 percent, (21.7 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $7.23 million, 17.75 percent, (8.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 The Netherlands decreased $12.21 million, 29.44 percent, (7.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Ireland increased $6.4 million, 32.73 percent, (6.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $9.65 million, 61.4 percent, (6.68 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 51.75 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $196.5 million of the $379.72 million total.

All totaled, 60.35 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $229.17 million of the $379.72 million total