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

Exports: Misc. fatty acids

Misc. fatty acids, the No. 395 export by value totaled $39.79 million for the month of July, $260.43 million through July of 2019, and $425.59 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
1The Netherlands$56.31 M
2Mexico$51.44 M
3Canada$38.35 M
4Japan$22.79 M
5Singapore$20.03 M
6Saudi Arabia$11.15 M
7Germany$8.71 M
8South Korea$6.32 M
9Australia$6.13 M
10China$6.03 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $260.43 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of New Orleans $56,958,613
2Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. $45,009,392
3Port Laredo $36,623,819
4Port of Houston $25,841,429
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $23,688,921
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $14,440,187
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $12,243,677
8Brownsville International Bridges $10,298,586
9Port of Charleston $5,756,208
10Port of New York $3,433,342

U.S. exports of Misc. fatty acids decreased 0.02 percent through July to $260.43 million

U.S. exports of Misc. fatty acids decreased 0.02 percent from $260.48 million to $260.43 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 395 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 401 for the last full year with a total value of $425.59 million, a $41.39 million, 8.86 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Singapore. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New Orleans, No. 2 Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Singapore and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La., No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $56,312,956
2Mexico $51,444,156
3Canada $38,347,980
4Japan $22,789,411
5Singapore $20,025,081
6Saudi Arabia $11,150,571
7Germany $8,711,979
8South Korea $6,321,712
9Australia $6,127,133
10China $6,028,252

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New Orleans $41,309,222
2Laredo $31,556,838
3Houston $27,863,659
4Detroit $15,050,614
5Atlanta/Savannah $12,818,449
6Charleston $4,079,209
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $3,649,015
8New York City $3,013,619
9Pembina, N.D. $2,261,719
10Buffalo $995,756

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:

  • Port of New Orleans rose 479.71 percent compared to last year to $56.96 million.
  • Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. fell 12.39 percent compared to last year to $45.01 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 11.62 percent compared to last year to $36.62 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 40.53 percent compared to last year to $25.84 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 6.55 percent compared to last year to $23.69 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 The Netherlands increased $3.4 million, 6.42 percent, (21.62 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $2.36 million, 4.38 percent, (19.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada decreased $5.69 million, 12.92 percent, (14.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $17.46 million, 327.61 percent, (8.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Singapore decreased $3.2 million, 13.76 percent, (7.69 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.54 percent of all these Misc. fatty acids exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $188.92 million of the $260.43 million total.

All totaled, 72.24 percent of all these Misc. fatty acids exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $188.12 million of the $260.43 million total