Total Trade: $664.25 million
|1||Port of Houston||$161,966,286|
|2||Port of Freeport, Texas||$97,522,178|
|3||Port of Mobile, Ala.||$90,628,640|
|5||Port of Charleston||$46,454,485|
|6||Port of New York||$39,097,379|
|7||International Falls, Minn.||$24,809,383|
|8||Port of Los Angeles||$24,498,761|
|9||Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich.||$23,616,889|
|10||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$20,539,709|
U.S. exports of Phenols; phenol-alcohols increased 10.26 percent through December to $664.25 million
U.S. exports of Phenols; phenol-alcohols increased 10.26 percent from $602.42 million to $664.25 million in 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.
The category ranked 323 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 338 for the last full year with a total value of $602.42 million, a $17.09 million, 2.92 percent increase from the 2016 total.
Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Freeport, Texas, No. 3 Port of Mobile, Ala., No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Charleston.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Freeport, Texas, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port of Charleston.
January – December 2018
|5||NEW YORK CITY, NY||$18,573,090|
|8||LOS ANGELES, CA||$11,783,924|
|10||NEW ORLEANS, LA||$7,420,714|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Houston fell 21.23 percent compared to last year to $161.97 million.
- Port of Freeport, Texas rose 54.23 percent compared to last year to $97.52 million.
- Port of Mobile, Ala. rose 495.65 percent compared to last year to $90.63 million.
- Port Laredo rose 6.2 percent compared to last year to $49 million.
- Port of Charleston rose 33 percent compared to last year to $46.45 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 China increased $42.34 million, 48.64 percent, (19.48 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 India increased $44.38 million, 94.79 percent, (13.73 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada increased $3.5 million, 4.52 percent, (12.17 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Belgium decreased $4.74 million, 7.09 percent, (9.34 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Mexico decreased $367,101, 0.62 percent, (8.8 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 63.53 percent of all these Phenols; phenol-alcohols exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $421.98 million of the $664.25 million total.
All totaled, 67.08 percent of all these Phenols; phenol-alcohols exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $445.57 million of the $664.25 million total