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

Exports: Lime, lime for cement

Lime, lime for cement, the No. 1068 export by value totaled $948,137 for the month of July, $6.27 million through July of 2019, and $12.5 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
1Canada$5.45 M
2Jamaica$214,250
3Czech Republic$157,657
4Japan$74,088
5Russia$63,450
6Bahamas$45,763
7The Netherlands$32,616
8Brazil$30,341
9Costa Rica$29,103
10Singapore$22,662
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U.S. exports of Lime, lime for cement decreased 15.43 percent through July to $6.27 million

U.S. exports of Lime, lime for cement decreased 15.43 percent from $7.41 million to $6.27 million through the first seven 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 1068 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1054 for the last full year with a total value of $12.5 million, a $892,376, 7.69 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Jamaica, No. 3 Czech Republic, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Russia. 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 of New York.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Czech Republic, No. 3 India, No. 4 Mexico 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 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Raymond Border Crossing, Mont..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $5,449,766
2Jamaica $214,250
3Czech Republic $157,657
4Japan $74,088
5Russia $63,450
6Bahamas $45,763
7The Netherlands $32,616
8Brazil $30,341
9Costa Rica $29,103
10Singapore $22,662

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Low Value Shipments $1,331,539
2Detroit $487,627
3Great Falls, Mont. $244,295
4Seattle $147,249
5Pembina, N.D. $142,138
6New York City $125,736
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $97,873
8Buffalo $60,493
9Miami $59,081
10St. Albans, Vt. $37,542

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 6.63 percent compared to last year to $2.75 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 74.04 percent compared to last year to $816,840.
  • Sault Ste Marie International Bridge, Mich. rose 16.5 percent compared to last year to $461,645.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 19.8 percent compared to last year to $268,908.
  • Port of New York fell 23.42 percent compared to last year to $244,419.

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 decreased $1.19 million, 17.89 percent, (86.91 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Jamaica increased $214,250, 0 percent, (3.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Czech Republic increased $27,226, 20.87 percent, (2.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $9,963, 15.54 percent, (1.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Russia increased $63,450, 0 percent, (1.01 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 95.03 percent of all these Lime, lime for cement exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $5.96 million of the $6.27 million total.

All totaled, 72.47 percent of all these Lime, lime for cement exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $4.54 million of the $6.27 million total