Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Exports: Lime, lime for cement

Lime, lime for cement, the No. 1075 export by value totaled $718,972 for the month of February, $1.43 million through February of 2020, and $10.63 million for all of 2019, 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
1Canada$1.3 M
2Czech Republic$30,426
3Japan$14,036
4Ecuador$11,985
5Costa Rica$11,808
6Bahamas$11,304
7Thailand$9,361
8Barbados$9,013
9United Kingdom$6,640
10Brazil$6,368
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U.S. exports of Lime, lime for cement decreased 12.84 percent through February to $1.43 million

U.S. exports of Lime, lime for cement decreased 12.84 percent from $1.64 million to $1.43 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 1075 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1063 for the last full year with a total value of $10.63 million, a $1.87 million, 14.97 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Czech Republic, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Ecuador and No. 5 Costa Rica. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Raymond Border Crossing, Mont., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Jamaica, No. 3 Czech Republic, No. 4 Singapore and No. 5 Bahamas. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Sault Ste Marie International Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $1,298,329
2Czech Republic $30,426
3Japan $14,036
4Ecuador $11,985
5Costa Rica $11,808
6Bahamas $11,304
7Thailand $9,361
8Barbados $9,013
9United Kingdom $6,640
10Brazil $6,368

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LOW VALUE $648,442
2OGDENSBURG, NY $198,966
3DETROIT, MI $155,318
4NEW YORK CITY, NY $63,030
5ST. ALBANS, VT $56,944
6PEMBINA, ND $50,496
7SEATTLE, WA $33,860
8MIAMI, FL $25,474
9GREAT FALLS, MT $24,264
10HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $20,280

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 5.54 percent compared to last year to $713,846.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 20.79 percent compared to last year to $163,593.
  • Raymond Border Crossing, Mont. rose 2397.51 percent compared to last year to $108,292.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 84.28 percent compared to last year to $55,103.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 236.63 percent compared to last year to $52,545.

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 Canada increased $33,032, 2.61 percent, (90.92 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Czech Republic decreased $2,707, 8.17 percent, (2.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan increased $3,151, 28.95 percent, (0.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Ecuador increased $11,985, 0 percent, (0.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Costa Rica increased $1,304, 12.41 percent, (0.83 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 95.7 percent of all these Lime, lime for cement exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $1.37 million of the $1.43 million total.

All totaled, 76.57 percent of all these Lime, lime for cement exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $1.09 million of the $1.43 million total