Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2019.

Exports: Particle board

Particle board, the No. 628 export by value totaled $13.65 million for the month of February, $25.5 million through February of 2019, and $160.9 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

Click on any of the countries in the chart below to gain access to the specific exports and imports between that country and (port), how it compares to other ports for trade with that country, how that trade has changed over time, and much more. Data available both by value and tonnage. Download data. If you are not a subscriber, you can learn more by clicking on the subscribe link.

Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$14.86 M
2Mexico$7.02 M
3Vietnam$1.79 M
4Japan$392,114
5Chile$240,162
6Denmark$199,559
7The Netherlands$152,427
8United Kingdom$149,078
9Honduras$87,204
10Italy$69,548
Data loading...
January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $25.5 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $3,460,821
2Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $3,108,498
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $2,197,833
4International Falls, Minn. $1,889,064
5Port Laredo $1,343,120
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,337,328
7El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $1,084,154
8Sault Ste Marie International Bridge, Mich. $1,060,447
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,046,748
10Port of Eastport, Idaho $1,031,502

U.S. exports of Particle board increased 1.39 percent through February to $25.5 million

U.S. exports of Particle board increased 1.39 percent from $25.15 million to $25.5 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 628 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 625 for the last full year with a total value of $160.9 million, a $15.96 million, 11.01 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Chile. The leading gateways were No. 1 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 2 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 International Falls, Minn. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 2 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $14,863,084
2Mexico $7,018,724
3Vietnam $1,794,828
4Japan $392,114
5Chile $240,162
6Denmark $199,559
7The Netherlands $152,427
8United Kingdom $149,078
9Honduras $87,204
10Italy $69,548

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $9,643,734
2San Diego $7,293,973
3Atlanta/Savannah $5,071,770
4Laredo $4,825,858
5Detroit $4,711,395
6Great Falls, Mont. $3,706,451
7Duluth, Minn. $2,683,787
8Pembina, N.D. $2,011,792
9El Paso $1,906,807
10Low Value Shipments $1,742,150

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:

  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 1.5 percent compared to last year to $3.46 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 28.53 percent compared to last year to $3.11 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 13.5 percent compared to last year to $2.2 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. rose 63.27 percent compared to last year to $1.89 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 1.99 percent compared to last year to $1.34 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 increased $1.17 million, 8.55 percent, (58.29 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $195,519, 2.71 percent, (27.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Vietnam increased $1.74 million, 2902.59 percent, (7.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $24,338, 6.62 percent, (1.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Chile decreased $928,714, 79.45 percent, (0.94 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 95.34 percent of all these Particle board exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $24.31 million of the $25.5 million total.

All totaled, 47.06 percent of all these Particle board exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $12 million of the $25.5 million total