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

Exports: Misc. organo-inorganic compounds

Misc. organo-inorganic compounds, the No. 205 export by value totaled $117.11 million for the month of December, $1.36 billion through December of 2018, and $1.18 billion 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
1Belgium$268.69 M
2Brazil$205.58 M
3Argentina$151.43 M
4Taiwan$84.47 M
5The Netherlands$82.04 M
6Japan$74.89 M
7South Korea$72.63 M
8China$72.43 M
9Canada$68.03 M
10Mexico$58.62 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.36 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of New Orleans $620,785,814
2Port of Houston $109,142,330
3Port of Los Angeles $107,198,134
4Port of Long Beach $82,770,758
5Port of Virginia $55,490,819
6Port Laredo $45,942,638
7Port of Oakland, Calif. $38,915,886
8Port of New York $37,826,079
9Port of Charleston $31,546,468
10Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $27,988,235

U.S. exports of Misc. organo-inorganic compounds increased 15.24 percent through December to $1.36 billion

U.S. exports of Misc. organo-inorganic compounds increased 15.24 percent from $1.18 billion to $1.36 billion 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 205 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 219 for the last full year with a total value of $1.18 billion, a $24.04 million, 2.09 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Belgium, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Argentina, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New Orleans, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Belgium, No. 2 Argentina, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New Orleans, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Belgium $268,691,228
2Brazil $205,581,683
3Argentina $151,428,854
4Taiwan $84,471,967
5The Netherlands $82,038,262
6Japan $74,885,453
7South Korea $72,628,996
8China $72,433,812
9Canada $68,032,632
10Mexico $58,616,824

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1NEW ORLEANS, LA $282,520,866
2LOS ANGELES, CA $88,151,530
3HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $54,608,062
4NEW YORK CITY, NY $26,098,336
5SAN FRANCISCO, CA $23,741,342
6NORFOLK, VA $21,413,444
7LAREDO, TX $21,345,482
8DETROIT, MI $16,848,350
9SAVANNAH, GA $15,314,078
10CHARLESTON, SC $8,225,114

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of New Orleans rose 25.98 percent compared to last year to $620.79 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 3.15 percent compared to last year to $109.14 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 3.07 percent compared to last year to $107.2 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 3.95 percent compared to last year to $82.77 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 28.87 percent compared to last year to $55.49 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 Belgium increased $18.28 million, 7.3 percent, (19.82 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Brazil increased $159.38 million, 344.99 percent, (15.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Argentina decreased $6.99 million, 4.41 percent, (11.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Taiwan increased $1.08 million, 1.3 percent, (6.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 The Netherlands increased $6.69 million, 8.88 percent, (6.05 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 58.45 percent of all these Misc. organo-inorganic compounds exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $792.21 million of the $1.36 billion total.

All totaled, 71.97 percent of all these Misc. organo-inorganic compounds exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $975.39 million of the $1.36 billion total