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

Exports: Particle board

Particle board, the No. 629 export by value totaled $16.35 million for the month of August, $111.11 million through August 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

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Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$65.76 M
2Mexico$30.74 M
3Vietnam$6.61 M
4Chile$2.49 M
5Italy$702,465
6South Korea$607,007
7Japan$492,560
8Thailand$442,772
9Mozambique$427,927
10Denmark$281,788
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $111.11 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $14,283,546
2Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $12,564,451
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $10,243,059
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $8,787,189
5Port Laredo $5,331,256
6International Falls, Minn. $5,140,677
7El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $4,946,583
8Low-Valued Imports and Exports $4,381,218
9Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. $4,296,326
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $4,091,409

U.S. exports of Particle board increased 3.04 percent through August to $111.11 million

U.S. exports of Particle board increased 3.04 percent from $107.83 million to $111.11 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 629 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 637 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 August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 Italy. 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 Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. 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 Vietnam and No. 5 Bahrain. 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 – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $65,761,870
2Mexico $30,738,548
3Vietnam $6,614,028
4Chile $2,494,719
5Italy $702,465
6South Korea $607,007
7Japan $492,560
8Thailand $442,772
9Mozambique $427,927
10Denmark $281,788

January – August 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 eight months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. fell 5.1 percent compared to last year to $14.28 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 11.84 percent compared to last year to $12.56 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 37.44 percent compared to last year to $10.24 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 60.18 percent compared to last year to $8.79 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 12.26 percent compared to last year to $5.33 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 $2.57 million, 4.07 percent, (59.19 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $769,432, 2.57 percent, (27.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Vietnam increased $4.17 million, 170.65 percent, (5.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Chile increased $1.31 million, 110.49 percent, (2.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Italy increased $307,984, 78.07 percent, (0.63 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 95.68 percent of all these Particle board exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $106.31 million of the $111.11 million total.

All totaled, 46.09 percent of all these Particle board exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $51.21 million of the $111.11 million total