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

Exports: Organo-sulfur compounds

Organo-sulfur compounds, the No. 318 export by value totaled $56.91 million for the month of August, $446.64 million through August of 2019, and $684.01 million 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
1Mexico$63.95 M
2Belgium$49.91 M
3China$47.11 M
4Brazil$36.44 M
5Canada$33.51 M
6South Korea$32.47 M
7India$27.66 M
8Japan$23.69 M
9Germany$20.27 M
10Argentina$13.13 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $446.64 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $119,291,021
2Port Laredo $44,130,507
3Port of Los Angeles $39,329,141
4Port of Charleston $36,748,361
5Port of Mobile, Ala. $31,879,363
6Port of New York $26,186,382
7Port of Virginia $24,692,142
8Port of New Orleans $21,475,274
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $16,876,445
10Port of Long Beach $10,818,061

U.S. exports of Organo-sulfur compounds decreased 0.98 percent through August to $446.64 million

U.S. exports of Organo-sulfur compounds decreased 0.98 percent from $451.06 million to $446.64 million through the first eight 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 318 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 322 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 August of this year the top trade partners 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 Charleston and No. 5 Port of Mobile, Ala..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Belgium, No. 2 Mexico, 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 Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $63,947,002
2Belgium $49,914,508
3China $47,112,746
4Brazil $36,435,496
5Canada $33,505,166
6South Korea $32,473,494
7India $27,655,446
8Japan $23,688,421
9Germany $20,267,645
10Argentina $13,131,566

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $52,161,687
2Laredo $26,232,222
3Los Angeles $22,674,968
4Norfolk $19,590,527
5Atlanta/Savannah $16,455,499
6New Orleans $15,468,178
7Mobile $13,606,598
8New York City $11,730,910
9Charleston $10,402,304
10Detroit $7,652,615

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 7.74 percent compared to last year to $119.29 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 6.68 percent compared to last year to $44.13 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 0.2 percent compared to last year to $39.33 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 18.89 percent compared to last year to $36.75 million.
  • Port of Mobile, Ala. rose 22.68 percent compared to last year to $31.88 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 $813,194, 1.29 percent, (14.32 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Belgium decreased $13.29 million, 21.03 percent, (11.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China increased $9.91 million, 26.63 percent, (10.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Brazil increased $4.14 million, 12.82 percent, (8.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Canada increased $1.2 million, 3.71 percent, (7.5 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 51.7 percent of all these Organo-sulfur compounds exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $230.91 million of the $446.64 million total.

All totaled, 60.76 percent of all these Organo-sulfur compounds exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $271.38 million of the $446.64 million total