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

Exports: Lime, lime for cement

Lime, lime for cement, the No. 1060 export by value totaled $657,060 for the month of December, $12.5 million through December of 2018, and $11.61 million 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
1Canada$11.32 M
2Czech Republic$194,480
3Bahamas$144,892
4Brazil$109,500
5India$99,090
6Japan$98,301
7Mexico$76,950
8South Korea$68,391
9China$57,249
10Australia$36,773
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U.S. exports of Lime, lime for cement increased 7.69 percent through December to $12.5 million

U.S. exports of Lime, lime for cement increased 7.69 percent from $11.61 million to $12.5 million in 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 1060 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1067 for the last full year with a total value of $11.61 million, a $191,486, 1.62 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Czech Republic, No. 3 Bahamas, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Sault Ste Marie International Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Raymond Border Crossing, Mont..

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

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $11,315,636
2Czech Republic $194,480
3Bahamas $144,892
4Brazil $109,500
5India $99,090
6Japan $98,301
7Mexico $76,950
8South Korea $68,391
9China $57,249
10Australia $36,773

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LOW VALUE $1,984,192
2DETROIT, MI $510,318
3GREAT FALLS, MT $335,318
4PEMBINA, ND $256,932
5SEATTLE, WA $195,502
6NEW YORK CITY, NY $189,448
7OGDENSBURG, NY $110,666
8MIAMI, FL $85,206
9BUFFALO, NY $77,678
10ST. ALBANS, VT $69,970

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 2.68 percent compared to last year to $4.72 million.
  • Sault Ste Marie International Bridge, Mich. rose 28.98 percent compared to last year to $1.17 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 17.96 percent compared to last year to $821,458.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 0.74 percent compared to last year to $673,566.
  • Raymond Border Crossing, Mont. rose 61.26 percent compared to last year to $656,119.

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 $1.03 million, 10.02 percent, (90.5 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Czech Republic decreased $36,062, 15.64 percent, (1.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Bahamas increased $67,954, 88.32 percent, (1.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Brazil increased $39,485, 56.4 percent, (0.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 India increased $25,140, 34 percent, (0.79 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.88 percent of all these Lime, lime for cement exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $11.86 million of the $12.5 million total.

All totaled, 64.34 percent of all these Lime, lime for cement exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $8.04 million of the $12.5 million total