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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through December 2018.

Exports: Misc. mixed alkylbenzenes, alkylnaphthalene

Misc. mixed alkylbenzenes, alkylnaphthalene, the No. 554 export by value totaled $17.83 million for the month of December, $236.5 million through December of 2018, and $220.43 million for all of 2017, 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
1Mexico$119.01 M
2China$18.14 M
3Colombia$17.34 M
4Peru$15.08 M
5Ecuador$7.43 M
6Costa Rica$7.26 M
7Belgium$7.16 M
8Honduras$4.98 M
9Singapore$4.93 M
10France$4.79 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $236.5 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $89,471,500
2Port Laredo $88,910,259
3Brownsville International Bridges $20,741,199
4Port of Los Angeles $17,215,652
5Port of New Orleans $9,673,427
6Port of Long Beach $2,931,658
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $2,644,146
8Port of New York $1,332,031
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $698,289
10Port of Mobile, Ala. $608,521

U.S. exports of Misc. mixed alkylbenzenes, alkylnaphthalene increased 7.29 percent through December to $236.5 million

U.S. exports of Misc. mixed alkylbenzenes, alkylnaphthalene increased 7.29 percent from $220.43 million to $236.5 million in 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 554 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 555 for the last full year with a total value of $220.43 million, a $25.9 million, 13.31 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Colombia, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 Ecuador. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Colombia, No. 3 China, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 Ecuador. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $119,008,967
2China $18,136,346
3Colombia $17,337,725
4Peru $15,082,281
5Ecuador $7,433,625
6Costa Rica $7,259,479
7Belgium $7,161,560
8Honduras $4,980,325
9Singapore $4,934,796
10France $4,788,130

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LAREDO, TX $43,204,128
2HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $42,824,002
3LOS ANGELES, CA $7,341,514
4NEW ORLEANS, LA $4,184,208
5DETROIT, MI $1,281,994
6NEW YORK CITY, NY $764,190
7OGDENSBURG, NY $253,306
8PEMBINA, ND $212,180
9DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX $179,778
10SEATTLE, WA $156,270

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 1.56 percent compared to last year to $89.47 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 20.05 percent compared to last year to $88.91 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges fell 3.04 percent compared to last year to $20.74 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 18.21 percent compared to last year to $17.22 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 23.13 percent compared to last year to $9.67 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 Mexico increased $13.99 million, 13.32 percent, (50.32 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 China increased $3.29 million, 22.13 percent, (7.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Colombia decreased $5.58 million, 24.34 percent, (7.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Peru increased $4.54 million, 43.02 percent, (6.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Ecuador decreased $2.53 million, 25.42 percent, (3.14 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.84 percent of all these Misc. mixed alkylbenzenes, alkylnaphthalene exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $177 million of the $236.5 million total.

All totaled, 95.56 percent of all these Misc. mixed alkylbenzenes, alkylnaphthalene exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $226.01 million of the $236.5 million total