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

Exports: Misc. natural polymers

Misc. natural polymers, the No. 454 export by value totaled $25.91 million for the month of July, $201.3 million through July of 2019, and $342.57 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
1Japan$43.92 M
2Mexico$26.44 M
3The Netherlands$26.15 M
4Canada$20.71 M
5China$17.89 M
6Belgium$6.52 M
7Brazil$5.55 M
8Thailand$4.7 M
9South Korea$4.31 M
10Vietnam$3.94 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $201.3 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $52,270,238
2Port Laredo $19,589,288
3Port of New York $17,852,886
4Port of Long Beach $13,359,175
5International Falls, Minn. $9,921,185
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $9,426,416
7Boston’s Logan International Airport $6,274,634
8Los Angeles International Airport $5,975,428
9John F. Kennedy International Airport $5,830,004
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $5,764,352

U.S. exports of Misc. natural polymers increased 0.86 percent through July to $201.3 million

U.S. exports of Misc. natural polymers increased 0.86 percent from $199.59 million to $201.3 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 454 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 465 for the last full year with a total value of $342.57 million, a $14.27 million, 4.35 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 International Falls, Minn..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 China, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Boston’s Logan International Airport.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $43,922,691
2Mexico $26,439,007
3The Netherlands $26,149,531
4Canada $20,705,517
5China $17,887,286
6Belgium $6,521,473
7Brazil $5,548,877
8Thailand $4,700,550
9South Korea $4,305,225
10Vietnam $3,938,949

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $40,748,085
2New York City $13,839,359
3Laredo $9,599,765
4Detroit $6,758,828
5Boston $6,639,099
6Norfolk $2,826,985
7Duluth, Minn. $2,452,628
8Philadelphia $2,381,876
9Buffalo $2,378,431
10Houston $2,338,567

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 Los Angeles rose 8.87 percent compared to last year to $52.27 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 97.13 percent compared to last year to $19.59 million.
  • Port of New York fell 7.41 percent compared to last year to $17.85 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 51.7 percent compared to last year to $13.36 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. rose 156.45 percent compared to last year to $9.92 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 Japan increased $878,391, 2.04 percent, (21.82 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $9.74 million, 58.35 percent, (13.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 The Netherlands increased $976,062, 3.88 percent, (12.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Canada increased $1.61 million, 8.45 percent, (10.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China decreased $8.61 million, 32.48 percent, (8.89 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 67.12 percent of all these Misc. natural polymers exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $135.1 million of the $201.3 million total.

All totaled, 56.13 percent of all these Misc. natural polymers exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $112.99 million of the $201.3 million total