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

Exports: Oil-based dyes for paints

Oil-based dyes for paints, the No. 188 export by value totaled $131.9 million for the month of October, $1.24 billion through October of 2018, and $1.37 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
1Canada$472.41 M
2Mexico$330.39 M
3China$61.22 M
4Japan$28.58 M
5South Korea$24.55 M
6Belgium$20.3 M
7Singapore$19.24 M
8United Kingdom$18.36 M
9Brazil$16.88 M
10Australia$15.9 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.24 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $220,367,990
2Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $180,778,392
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $119,386,312
4Low-Valued Imports and Exports $66,467,244
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $55,746,979
6Port of Long Beach $49,626,007
7Port of New York $46,217,192
8Port of Los Angeles $39,183,561
9Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $37,076,648
10Port of Virginia $29,808,702

U.S. exports of Oil-based dyes for paints increased 7.62 percent through October to $1.24 billion

U.S. exports of Oil-based dyes for paints increased 7.62 percent from $1.16 billion to $1.24 billion through the first 10 months of 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 188 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 195 for the last full year with a total value of $1.37 billion, a $10.46 million, 0.77 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this 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..

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 Port of New York.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $472,411,757
2Mexico $330,387,281
3China $61,215,820
4Japan $28,577,545
5South Korea $24,551,840
6Belgium $20,301,560
7Singapore $19,239,805
8United Kingdom $18,363,702
9Brazil $16,877,312
10Australia $15,902,011

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $47,824,465
2Detroit $42,545,123
3Buffalo $20,599,383
4Los Angeles $19,289,009
5New York City $13,458,357
6Low Value Shipments $10,698,736
7Miami $10,482,493
8San Diego $7,509,992
9Chicago $4,840,383
10Norfolk $4,628,545

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 19.18 percent compared to last year to $220.37 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 1.75 percent compared to last year to $180.78 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 12.18 percent compared to last year to $119.39 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 6.21 percent compared to last year to $66.47 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 17.66 percent compared to last year to $55.75 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 increased $17.88 million, 3.93 percent, (37.98 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $50.3 million, 17.96 percent, (26.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China increased $8.16 million, 15.39 percent, (4.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $4.44 million, 18.38 percent, (2.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 South Korea increased $1.65 million, 7.22 percent, (1.97 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 73.73 percent of all these Oil-based dyes for paints exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $917.14 million of the $1.24 billion total.

All totaled, 51.67 percent of all these Oil-based dyes for paints exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $642.75 million of the $1.24 billion total