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

Exports: Organo-sulfur compounds

Organo-sulfur compounds, the No. 281 export by value totaled $62.5 million for the month of May, $305.21 million through May of 2020, and $647.46 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
1Mexico$36.78 M
2Belgium$34.62 M
3China$28.93 M
4Brazil$25.35 M
5India$20.26 M
6Canada$19.03 M
7Japan$16.32 M
8South Korea$15.51 M
9Thailand$11.67 M
10Germany$11.48 M
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U.S. exports of Organo-sulfur compounds increased 8.08 percent through May to $305.21 million

U.S. exports of Organo-sulfur compounds increased 8.08 percent from $282.4 million to $305.21 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 281 through May among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 315 for the last full year with a total value of $647.46 million, a $36.55 million, 5.34 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through May of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 China, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 China, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Mobile, Ala..

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 Houston rose 13.56 percent compared to last year to $79.45 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 14.08 percent compared to last year to $34.24 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 134.94 percent compared to last year to $34.15 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 35.24 percent compared to last year to $25.98 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 7.73 percent compared to last year to $24.08 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 Mexico decreased $9.84 million, 10.32 percent, (28.02 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 2 Belgium decreased $19.54 million, 21.58 percent, (23.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 3 China increased $11 million, 20.33 percent, (21.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 4 Canada decreased $230,870, 0.46 percent, (16.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 5 South Korea increased $13.38 million, 40.82 percent, (15.13 percent market share).

All totaled, 49.08 percent of all these Organo-sulfur compounds exports from the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $317.75 million of the $647.46 million total.

All totaled, 64.84 percent of all these Organo-sulfur compounds exports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $197.9 million of the $305.21 million total