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

Exports: Misc. mixed alkylbenzenes, alkylnaphthalene

Misc. mixed alkylbenzenes, alkylnaphthalene, the No. 547 export by value totaled $19.11 million for the month of February, $36.36 million through February of 2020, and $207.97 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
1Mexico$15.91 M
2Colombia$5.95 M
3China$2.69 M
4Costa Rica$2.37 M
5Honduras$2.37 M
6Ecuador$1.56 M
7Belgium$1.02 M
8Singapore$947,026
9The Netherlands$752,429
10France$726,469
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $36.36 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $14,468,744
2Port Laredo $13,614,205
3Port of Los Angeles $2,745,898
4Brownsville International Bridges $2,299,925
5Port of New Orleans $1,925,421
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $494,016
7Port of New York $355,970
8Port of Long Beach $98,915
9Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $86,396
10Houston Int’l Airport $61,729

U.S. exports of Misc. mixed alkylbenzenes, alkylnaphthalene decreased 4.18 percent through February to $36.36 million

U.S. exports of Misc. mixed alkylbenzenes, alkylnaphthalene decreased 4.18 percent from $37.95 million to $36.36 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 547 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 548 for the last full year with a total value of $207.97 million, a $28.53 million, 12.06 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

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

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

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $15,914,130
2Colombia $5,947,022
3China $2,687,470
4Costa Rica $2,369,941
5Honduras $2,365,971
6Ecuador $1,561,980
7Belgium $1,015,209
8Singapore $947,026
9The Netherlands $752,429
10France $726,469

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LAREDO, TX $15,353,772
2HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $8,161,342
3LOS ANGELES, CA $2,525,540
4NEW ORLEANS, LA $2,074,518
5NEW YORK CITY, NY $371,094
6OGDENSBURG, NY $188,786
7DETROIT, MI $86,018
8SAVANNAH, GA $26,964
9LOW VALUE $8,406
10BUFFALO, NY $0

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 fell 3.94 percent compared to last year to $14.47 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 2.54 percent compared to last year to $13.61 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 12.38 percent compared to last year to $2.75 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges fell 31.56 percent compared to last year to $2.3 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 236.84 percent compared to last year to $1.93 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 decreased $4.78 million, 23.09 percent, (43.77 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Colombia increased $3.66 million, 159.94 percent, (16.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China decreased $967,187, 26.46 percent, (7.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Costa Rica increased $1.06 million, 80.68 percent, (6.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Honduras increased $150,306, 6.78 percent, (6.51 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 80.54 percent of all these Misc. mixed alkylbenzenes, alkylnaphthalene exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $29.28 million of the $36.36 million total.

All totaled, 96.41 percent of all these Misc. mixed alkylbenzenes, alkylnaphthalene exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $35.05 million of the $36.36 million total