Total Trade: $565.63 million
|1||Port of Houston||$137,643,470|
|3||Port of Charleston||$50,863,049|
|4||Port of Los Angeles||$46,871,391|
|5||Port of New Orleans||$44,049,367|
|6||Port of Mobile, Ala.||$34,956,445|
|7||Port of New York||$33,520,800|
|8||Port of Virginia||$31,412,054|
|9||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$24,639,483|
|10||Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich.||$16,004,288|
U.S. exports of Organo-sulfur compounds decreased 5.55 percent through October to $565.63 million
U.S. exports of Organo-sulfur compounds decreased 5.55 percent from $598.89 million to $565.63 million 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 320 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 304 for the last full year with a total value of $708.8 million, a $202 million, 22.18 percent decrease from the 2016 total.
Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 China, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Belgium, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 China and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Charleston.
January – October 2018
|7||New York City||$6,002,886|
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 of Houston fell 18.29 percent compared to last year to $137.64 million.
- Port Laredo rose 15.35 percent compared to last year to $58.32 million.
- Port of Charleston rose 15.59 percent compared to last year to $50.86 million.
- Port of Los Angeles fell 4.76 percent compared to last year to $46.87 million.
- Port of New Orleans rose 9.9 percent compared to last year to $44.05 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 Mexico increased $7.13 million, 9.79 percent, (14.12 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Belgium decreased $11.97 million, 14.25 percent, (12.74 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 China decreased $5.49 million, 10.45 percent, (8.32 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Canada decreased $2.45 million, 5.68 percent, (7.19 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Brazil decreased $17.7 million, 30.8 percent, (7.03 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 49.41 percent of all these Organo-sulfur compounds exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $279.46 million of the $565.63 million total.
All totaled, 59.71 percent of all these Organo-sulfur compounds exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $337.75 million of the $565.63 million total