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

Exports: Misc. aluminum oxides and hydroxides

Misc. aluminum oxides and hydroxides, the No. 382 export by value totaled $39.57 million for the month of February, $74.35 million through February of 2020, and $477.26 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
1Belgium$12.79 M
2China$9.54 M
3Mexico$9.02 M
4Canada$8.68 M
5The Netherlands$7.04 M
6Germany$4.59 M
7Japan$4.46 M
8Kuwait$2.04 M
9South Korea$1.65 M
10France$1.34 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $74.35 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $14,756,446
2Port of Long Beach $5,581,219
3Port of New York $5,033,087
4Port of Los Angeles $4,942,117
5Port Laredo $4,895,389
6Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish $4,854,479
7Port of New Orleans $4,321,498
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $4,219,849
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $4,187,962
10Port of Virginia $2,743,031

U.S. exports of Misc. aluminum oxides and hydroxides decreased 3.93 percent through February to $74.35 million

U.S. exports of Misc. aluminum oxides and hydroxides decreased 3.93 percent from $77.39 million to $74.35 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 382 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 375 for the last full year with a total value of $477.26 million, a $11.69 million, 2.39 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Belgium, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Venezuela, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Belgium $12,791,330
2China $9,535,033
3Mexico $9,018,395
4Canada $8,677,614
5The Netherlands $7,036,766
6Germany $4,592,556
7Japan $4,463,960
8Kuwait $2,036,453
9South Korea $1,649,948
10France $1,344,047

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $16,264,402
2LOS ANGELES, CA $10,638,394
3NEW YORK CITY, NY $6,462,196
4LAREDO, TX $5,927,790
5NEW ORLEANS, LA $5,337,740
6CHARLESTON, SC $4,996,144
7DETROIT, MI $4,123,398
8SAVANNAH, GA $2,752,236
9BUFFALO, NY $2,228,284
10NORFOLK, VA $2,094,198

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:

  • Port of Houston rose 189.7 percent compared to last year to $14.76 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 118.36 percent compared to last year to $5.58 million.
  • Port of New York fell 22.88 percent compared to last year to $5.03 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 26.22 percent compared to last year to $4.94 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 12.32 percent compared to last year to $4.9 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 Belgium increased $6.7 million, 109.84 percent, (17.2 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 China increased $5.65 million, 145.57 percent, (12.82 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $876,035, 8.85 percent, (12.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Canada decreased $2.82 million, 24.51 percent, (11.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 The Netherlands increased $4.15 million, 143.61 percent, (9.46 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 63.29 percent of all these Misc. aluminum oxides and hydroxides exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $47.06 million of the $74.35 million total.

All totaled, 47.35 percent of all these Misc. aluminum oxides and hydroxides exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $35.21 million of the $74.35 million total