Total Trade: $122.57 million
|1||Port of Houston||$30,566,724|
|3||Port of Virginia||$12,533,175|
|4||Port of Mobile, Ala.||$9,268,794|
|5||Port of New York||$8,875,740|
|6||Port of Los Angeles||$8,667,775|
|7||Port of Charleston||$7,340,909|
|8||Port of New Orleans||$6,798,367|
|9||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$5,367,971|
|10||Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas||$3,583,463|
U.S. exports of Organo-sulfur compounds increased 28.92 percent through February to $122.57 million
U.S. exports of Organo-sulfur compounds increased 28.92 percent from $95.08 million to $122.57 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 290 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 336 for the last full year with a total value of $684.01 million, a $24.79 million, 3.50 percent decrease from the 2017 total.
Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 India, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Mobile, Ala. and No. 5 Port of New York.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.
January – February 2019
|8||New York City||$11,730,910|
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 30.86 percent compared to last year to $30.57 million.
- Port Laredo rose 27.71 percent compared to last year to $13.03 million.
- Port of Virginia rose 60.08 percent compared to last year to $12.53 million.
- Port of Mobile, Ala. rose 44.92 percent compared to last year to $9.27 million.
- Port of New York rose 81.75 percent compared to last year to $8.88 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 $5.61 million, 41.74 percent, (15.54 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Belgium increased $5.01 million, 39.13 percent, (14.52 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 India increased $7.02 million, 163.32 percent, (9.23 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Germany increased $1.38 million, 15.46 percent, (8.43 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 South Korea increased $4.8 million, 128.55 percent, (6.97 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 54.68 percent of all these Organo-sulfur compounds exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $67.03 million of the $122.57 million total.
All totaled, 60.6 percent of all these Organo-sulfur compounds exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $74.28 million of the $122.57 million total