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

Exports: Misc. ash and slag

Misc. ash and slag, the No. 806 export by value totaled $1.94 million for the month of June, $27.65 million through June of 2020, and $70.96 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
1Sweden$16.6 M
2Canada$3.26 M
3Spain$2.69 M
4The Netherlands$2.43 M
5Belgium$1.04 M
6France$861,094
7Mexico$614,642
8Japan$45,475
9South Africa$44,780
10St Lucia$15,148
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U.S. exports of Misc. ash and slag increased 5.78 percent through June to $27.65 million

U.S. exports of Misc. ash and slag increased 5.78 percent from $26.14 million to $27.65 million through the first six 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 806 through June among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 853 for the last full year with a total value of $70.96 million, a $48.64 million, 217.86 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through June of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Sweden, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Port of New York.

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 South Africa, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 Sweden, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Newark.

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Charleston rose 6.99 percent compared to last year to $16.6 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 3078.27 percent compared to last year to $4.12 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 3235.98 percent compared to last year to $1.78 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 41.06 percent compared to last year to $919,292.
  • Port of New York fell 34.42 percent compared to last year to $604,795.

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 from No. 1 Sweden increased $12.72 million, 327.53 percent, (60.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 2 Canada decreased $147,410, 4.32 percent, (11.8 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 3 Spain decreased $1.39 million, 34 percent, (9.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 4 The Netherlands increased $688,311, 39.53 percent, (8.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 5 Belgium increased $991,698, 2003.43 percent, (3.77 percent market share).

All totaled, 94.12 percent of all these Misc. ash and slag exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through June of this year. That is equal to $26.02 million of the $27.65 million total.

All totaled, 86.88 percent of all these Misc. ash and slag exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through June of this year. That is equal to $24.02 million of the $27.65 million total