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

Exports: Miscellaneous organic compounds

Miscellaneous organic compounds, the No. 627 export by value totaled $9.04 million for the month of May, $59.1 million through May of 2020, and $165.3 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
1The Netherlands$6.93 M
2India$6.65 M
3Singapore$4.92 M
4China$4.71 M
5Canada$4.42 M
6South Korea$3.91 M
7Hungary$3.71 M
8Japan$2.76 M
9Germany$2.69 M
10Taiwan$2.46 M
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U.S. exports of Miscellaneous organic compounds decreased 21.86 percent through May to $59.1 million

U.S. exports of Miscellaneous organic compounds decreased 21.86 percent from $75.63 million to $59.1 million through the first five 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 627 through May among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 609 for the last full year with a total value of $165.3 million, a $21.75 million, 15.15 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through May of this year the leading sources were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Chester, Penn., No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 China, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Chester, Penn. and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 55.59 percent compared to last year to $9.37 million.
  • Port of Chester, Penn. rose 58.94 percent compared to last year to $6.44 million.
  • Port of New York fell 33.81 percent compared to last year to $5.08 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 108.25 percent compared to last year to $4.86 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 9.99 percent compared to last year to $4.76 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 from No. 1 South Korea increased $15.88 million, 60.74 percent, (71.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 2 China decreased $9.49 million, 39.46 percent, (24.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 3 Canada increased $2.51 million, 21.6 percent, (23.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 4 The Netherlands increased $8.68 million, 282.07 percent, (19.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 5 India increased $1.5 million, 20.52 percent, (14.9 percent market share).

All totaled, 55.22 percent of all these Miscellaneous organic compounds exports from the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $91.28 million of the $165.3 million total.

All totaled, 51.62 percent of all these Miscellaneous organic compounds exports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $30.51 million of the $59.1 million total