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

Exports: Oil-based dyes for paints

Oil-based dyes for paints, the No. 189 export by value totaled $123.84 million for the month of March, $348.25 million through March of 2019, and $1.46 billion 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
1Canada$126.22 M
2Mexico$83.76 M
3China$12.17 M
4Thailand$9.91 M
5Japan$9.15 M
6South Korea$8.18 M
7Australia$6.61 M
8Belgium$6.46 M
9Singapore$6.43 M
10Brazil$6.09 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $348.25 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $56,172,117
2Port Laredo $50,310,529
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $27,530,286
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $18,168,758
5Port of Long Beach $16,995,993
6Low-Valued Imports and Exports $16,179,623
7Port of New York $15,253,418
8Port of Virginia $14,242,686
9Port of Los Angeles $10,532,261
10Port Everglades, Fla. $9,763,903

U.S. exports of Oil-based dyes for paints decreased 0.00 percent through March to $348.25 million

U.S. exports of Oil-based dyes for paints decreased 0.00 percent from $348.26 million to $348.25 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 189 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 199 for the last full year with a total value of $1.46 billion, a $83.96 million, 6.11 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $126,221,441
2Mexico $83,758,093
3China $12,167,033
4Thailand $9,910,479
5Japan $9,146,167
6South Korea $8,183,131
7Australia $6,610,565
8Belgium $6,459,473
9Singapore $6,431,996
10Brazil $6,088,112

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $91,592,233
2Detroit $85,281,653
3Los Angeles $39,651,434
4Buffalo $39,459,123
5New York City $26,728,586
6Miami $21,350,538
7Low Value Shipments $20,799,068
8San Diego $15,217,221
9Norfolk $11,978,538
10Chicago $8,536,026

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 Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 7.43 percent compared to last year to $56.17 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 20.52 percent compared to last year to $50.31 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 14.96 percent compared to last year to $27.53 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 17.67 percent compared to last year to $18.17 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 3.01 percent compared to last year to $17 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 Canada decreased $2.27 million, 1.77 percent, (36.24 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $7.15 million, 7.86 percent, (24.05 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China decreased $6.22 million, 33.83 percent, (3.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Thailand increased $8.12 million, 455.04 percent, (2.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan increased $1.02 million, 12.56 percent, (2.63 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 69.26 percent of all these Oil-based dyes for paints exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $241.2 million of the $348.25 million total.

All totaled, 48.58 percent of all these Oil-based dyes for paints exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $169.18 million of the $348.25 million total