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

Exports: Misc. inorganic compounds

Misc. inorganic compounds, the No. 670 export by value totaled $13.14 million for the month of July, $76.62 million through July of 2019, and $164.88 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
1Philippines$17.16 M
2South Korea$8.67 M
3Canada$7.97 M
4Japan$5.9 M
5Germany$5.16 M
6Taiwan$4.74 M
7Malaysia$3.69 M
8China$3.2 M
9Ireland$2.81 M
10The Netherlands$2.17 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $76.62 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1John F. Kennedy International Airport $13,808,590
2Port of New York $6,416,703
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $5,937,076
4Port of Seattle, Wash. $4,858,539
5Port of Oakland, Calif. $4,497,150
6Port of Virginia $4,266,984
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $3,353,213
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $3,307,628
9Port of Long Beach $2,963,348
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,284,309

U.S. exports of Misc. inorganic compounds decreased 14.16 percent through July to $76.62 million

U.S. exports of Misc. inorganic compounds decreased 14.16 percent from $89.26 million to $76.62 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 670 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 648 for the last full year with a total value of $164.88 million, a $28.29 million, 20.71 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Philippines, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Philippines, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Tacoma, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Philippines $17,164,859
2South Korea $8,668,644
3Canada $7,966,634
4Japan $5,897,835
5Germany $5,160,119
6Taiwan $4,744,662
7Malaysia $3,693,334
8China $3,202,620
9Ireland $2,807,319
10The Netherlands $2,168,210

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $16,835,800
2San Francisco $9,694,052
3Seattle $8,776,905
4Los Angeles $4,342,212
5Norfolk $3,913,460
6Miami $1,985,046
7Atlanta/Savannah $1,884,294
8Chicago $1,365,184
9New Orleans $1,197,452
10Detroit $1,007,973

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:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 41.91 percent compared to last year to $13.81 million.
  • Port of New York rose 69.31 percent compared to last year to $6.42 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 166.3 percent compared to last year to $5.94 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 56.96 percent compared to last year to $4.86 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 43.91 percent compared to last year to $4.5 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 Philippines decreased $5.71 million, 24.97 percent, (22.4 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 South Korea decreased $1.27 million, 12.76 percent, (11.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada increased $1.87 million, 30.64 percent, (10.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $1.46 million, 33 percent, (7.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany increased $351,300, 7.31 percent, (6.73 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 58.54 percent of all these Misc. inorganic compounds exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $44.86 million of the $76.62 million total.

All totaled, 46.35 percent of all these Misc. inorganic compounds exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $35.52 million of the $76.62 million total