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

Exports: Misc. nitrogen function compounds

Misc. nitrogen function compounds, the No. 381 export by value totaled $40.1 million for the month of March, $116.45 million through March of 2019, and $679.97 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
1Brazil$25.91 M
2Mexico$19.94 M
3Canada$10.23 M
4Belgium$8.16 M
5Japan$6.76 M
6Colombia$5.88 M
7The Netherlands$5.58 M
8Germany$3.85 M
9Argentina$3.82 M
10South Korea$3.25 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $116.45 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $35,892,769
2Port Laredo $14,193,196
3Port of Los Angeles $10,948,781
4Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. $10,728,516
5Port of New Orleans $10,547,839
6Port of Charleston $5,654,836
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $4,216,026
8Port of Chester, Penn. $3,829,918
9Brownsville International Bridges $2,946,073
10Port of New York $2,755,395

U.S. exports of Misc. nitrogen function compounds decreased 29.59 percent through March to $116.45 million

U.S. exports of Misc. nitrogen function compounds decreased 29.59 percent from $165.38 million to $116.45 million through the first three 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 381 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 316 for the last full year with a total value of $679.97 million, a $60.68 million, 9.80 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

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 Colombia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Brazil $25,907,560
2Mexico $19,943,503
3Canada $10,233,903
4Belgium $8,156,898
5Japan $6,763,185
6Colombia $5,875,707
7The Netherlands $5,583,972
8Germany $3,848,227
9Argentina $3,818,924
10South Korea $3,247,106

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $56,502,485
2New Orleans $36,304,951
3Laredo $29,580,230
4Los Angeles $16,091,240
5Detroit $7,869,829
6San Diego $4,002,132
7Philadelphia $3,952,552
8New York City $3,640,911
9Charleston $3,283,411
10Mobile $3,014,285

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first three months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 23.06 percent compared to last year to $35.89 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 45 percent compared to last year to $14.19 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 9.27 percent compared to last year to $10.95 million.
  • Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. totaled $10.73 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 75.6 percent compared to last year to $10.55 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 $15.29 million, 37.11 percent, (22.25 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $11.85 million, 37.27 percent, (17.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada decreased $4.64 million, 31.19 percent, (8.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Belgium decreased $9.87 million, 54.74 percent, (7 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan decreased $33,145, 0.49 percent, (5.81 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 60.97 percent of all these Misc. nitrogen function compounds exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $71.01 million of the $116.45 million total.

All totaled, 70.68 percent of all these Misc. nitrogen function compounds exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $82.31 million of the $116.45 million total