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

Exports: Oils derived from high temperature coal tar

Oils derived from high temperature coal tar, the No. 224 export by value totaled $95.53 million for the month of February, $189.75 million through February of 2019, and $1.33 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
1India$45.73 M
2Thailand$30.44 M
3Bahamas$28.48 M
4South Korea$19.49 M
5Canada$13.65 M
6Egypt$10.34 M
7Singapore$8.89 M
8Brazil$7.36 M
9Japan$6.14 M
10Mexico$5.56 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $189.75 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $75,011,124
2Port of New Orleans $38,915,067
3Port of Richmond, Calif. $14,592,400
4Port of Wilmington, Dela. $13,260,000
5Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish $12,657,937
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $8,396,598
7Port of Philadelphia $7,622,000
8Carquinez Strait, Calif. $4,374,000
9Port Laredo $3,117,584
10Port of Long Beach $2,378,760

U.S. exports of Oils derived from high temperature coal tar increased 3.75 percent through February to $189.75 million

U.S. exports of Oils derived from high temperature coal tar increased 3.75 percent from $182.9 million to $189.75 million through the first two 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 224 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 232 for the last full year with a total value of $1.33 billion, a $257.18 million, 23.98 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 India, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 Bahamas, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port of Richmond, Calif., No. 4 Port of Wilmington, Dela. and No. 5 Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 India, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 Egypt, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Indonesia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port of Richmond, Calif., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1India $45,725,914
2Thailand $30,438,590
3Bahamas $28,481,905
4South Korea $19,490,988
5Canada $13,646,761
6Egypt $10,337,144
7Singapore $8,888,000
8Brazil $7,364,721
9Japan $6,140,840
10Mexico $5,555,677

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $179,141,441
2New Orleans $119,457,590
3Philadelphia $34,855,076
4Detroit $26,597,000
5San Francisco $11,950,000
6Laredo $11,379,400
7New York City $5,881,664
8Pembina, N.D. $4,301,341
9Los Angeles $3,630,576
10Baltimore $3,523,455

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 12.33 percent compared to last year to $75.01 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 25.68 percent compared to last year to $38.92 million.
  • Port of Richmond, Calif. rose 322.97 percent compared to last year to $14.59 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, Dela. totaled $13.26 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish totaled $12.66 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

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 India increased $6.88 million, 17.7 percent, (24.1 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Thailand increased $4.41 million, 16.94 percent, (16.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Bahamas increased $28.46 million, 100000 percent, (15.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 South Korea increased $15.79 million, 427.18 percent, (10.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Canada decreased $7.89 million, 36.62 percent, (7.19 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.61 percent of all these Oils derived from high temperature coal tar exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $137.78 million of the $189.75 million total.

All totaled, 81.39 percent of all these Oils derived from high temperature coal tar exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $154.44 million of the $189.75 million total