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

Exports: Paper and paperboard, coated with kaolin

Paper and paperboard, coated with kaolin, the No. 150 export by value totaled $155.98 million for the month of July, $1.13 billion through July of 2019, and $2.01 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
1Canada$387.49 M
2Mexico$215.76 M
3Japan$80.91 M
4The Netherlands$61.44 M
5China$58.81 M
6United Kingdom$39.48 M
7South Korea$38.85 M
8Australia$23.83 M
9India$21.56 M
10Spain$21.41 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.13 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $230,056,547
2Port Laredo $174,741,236
3Port of Virginia $144,950,628
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $87,748,827
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $71,150,238
6Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $61,515,103
7Port of Los Angeles $41,278,740
8Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt. $39,354,461
9Jackman Border Crossing, Maine $33,421,905
10Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $25,942,401

U.S. exports of Paper and paperboard, coated with kaolin decreased 7.46 percent through July to $1.13 billion

U.S. exports of Paper and paperboard, coated with kaolin decreased 7.46 percent from $1.22 billion to $1.13 billion through the first seven 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 150 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 145 for the last full year with a total value of $2.01 billion, a $192.65 million, 8.74 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $387,486,471
2Mexico $215,755,140
3Japan $80,907,525
4The Netherlands $61,443,442
5China $58,811,584
6United Kingdom $39,476,730
7South Korea $38,851,466
8Australia $23,825,034
9India $21,558,831
10Spain $21,410,113

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $117,643,901
2Laredo $108,988,767
3Detroit $91,074,424
4Norfolk $73,314,573
5Buffalo $33,213,520
6St. Albans, Vt. $28,201,400
7Charleston $26,658,904
8Los Angeles $26,549,344
9Portland, Maine $24,928,832
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $23,946,067

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 6.8 percent compared to last year to $230.06 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 15.69 percent compared to last year to $174.74 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 6.21 percent compared to last year to $144.95 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 13.73 percent compared to last year to $87.75 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 9.63 percent compared to last year to $71.15 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 Canada decreased $14.27 million, 3.55 percent, (34.36 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $28.45 million, 11.65 percent, (19.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan increased $5.1 million, 6.72 percent, (7.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 The Netherlands decreased $20.38 million, 24.91 percent, (5.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China decreased $6.82 million, 10.39 percent, (5.21 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 71.32 percent of all these Paper and paperboard, coated with kaolin exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $804.4 million of the $1.13 billion total.

All totaled, 62.83 percent of all these Paper and paperboard, coated with kaolin exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $708.65 million of the $1.13 billion total