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

Exports: Misc. nitrogen function compounds

Misc. nitrogen function compounds, the No. 416 export by value totaled $33.14 million for the month of February, $61.35 million through February of 2020, and $428.46 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
1Brazil$13.83 M
2Mexico$9.71 M
3Canada$7.56 M
4Colombia$4.06 M
5Japan$2.72 M
6Germany$2.47 M
7Belgium$2.46 M
8China$2.28 M
9The Netherlands$1.51 M
10Taiwan$1.46 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $61.35 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $18,512,807
2Port of New Orleans $10,270,344
3Port Laredo $7,083,312
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $3,108,698
5Port of Los Angeles $3,062,655
6Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. $2,925,215
7Port of New York $2,323,405
8International Falls, Minn. $1,858,258
9Port of Chester, Penn. $1,769,521
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,512,882

U.S. exports of Misc. nitrogen function compounds decreased 19.64 percent through February to $61.35 million

U.S. exports of Misc. nitrogen function compounds decreased 19.64 percent from $76.35 million to $61.35 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 416 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 380 for the last full year with a total value of $428.46 million, a $251.51 million, 36.99 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Colombia and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Brazil $13,830,571
2Mexico $9,714,766
3Canada $7,560,762
4Colombia $4,055,397
5Japan $2,723,947
6Germany $2,472,461
7Belgium $2,460,170
8China $2,283,545
9The Netherlands $1,514,318
10Taiwan $1,456,669

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $18,088,190
2LAREDO, TX $11,335,372
3NEW ORLEANS, LA $5,393,494
4LOS ANGELES, CA $5,277,852
5DETROIT, MI $4,080,226
6DULUTH, MN $2,220,918
7NEW YORK CITY, NY $2,219,820
8SAN DIEGO, CA $1,024,774
9TAMPA, FL $576,000
10CHARLESTON, SC $278,804

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 23.84 percent compared to last year to $18.51 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 60.43 percent compared to last year to $10.27 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 29.39 percent compared to last year to $7.08 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 4.18 percent compared to last year to $3.11 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 52.39 percent compared to last year to $3.06 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 Brazil decreased $686,368, 4.73 percent, (22.54 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $4.29 million, 30.64 percent, (15.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada increased $1.18 million, 18.51 percent, (12.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Colombia increased $316,236, 8.46 percent, (6.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan decreased $1.48 million, 35.18 percent, (4.44 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 61.75 percent of all these Misc. nitrogen function compounds exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $37.89 million of the $61.35 million total.

All totaled, 68.52 percent of all these Misc. nitrogen function compounds exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $42.04 million of the $61.35 million total