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

Exports: Phenols; phenol-alcohols

Phenols; phenol-alcohols, the No. 368 export by value totaled $43.54 million for the month of July, $294.56 million through July of 2019, and $664.25 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$40.2 M
2India$40.1 M
3Mexico$33.99 M
4China$28.98 M
5Belgium$24.74 M
6The Netherlands$21.31 M
7Italy$15.61 M
8South Korea$13.11 M
9United Kingdom$12.84 M
10Brazil$11.8 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $294.56 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $78,464,417
2Port of Charleston $33,467,282
3Port Laredo $27,137,394
4Port of New York $26,998,840
5Port of Freeport, Texas $25,555,349
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $19,074,105
7Port of Mobile, Ala. $17,124,641
8Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $9,340,597
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $9,033,816
10Port of New Orleans $7,858,973

U.S. exports of Phenols; phenol-alcohols decreased 31.42 percent through July to $294.56 million

U.S. exports of Phenols; phenol-alcohols decreased 31.42 percent from $429.52 million to $294.56 million 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 368 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 307 for the last full year with a total value of $664.25 million, a $61.83 million, 10.26 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 India, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 China and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port of Freeport, Texas.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Belgium. 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.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $40,196,541
2India $40,102,257
3Mexico $33,990,551
4China $28,983,987
5Belgium $24,740,867
6The Netherlands $21,312,937
7Italy $15,608,888
8South Korea $13,110,275
9United Kingdom $12,837,095
10Brazil $11,799,010

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $78,137,324
2Mobile $30,194,106
3Laredo $16,601,827
4Charleston $13,562,738
5Detroit $13,514,305
6New York City $12,245,722
7Atlanta/Savannah $8,387,399
8Los Angeles $7,176,282
9Duluth, Minn. $7,087,970
10New Orleans $5,166,178

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 Houston fell 18.78 percent compared to last year to $78.46 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 34.15 percent compared to last year to $33.47 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 12.16 percent compared to last year to $27.14 million.
  • Port of New York rose 12.45 percent compared to last year to $27 million.
  • Port of Freeport, Texas fell 52.83 percent compared to last year to $25.56 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 $7.07 million, 14.95 percent, (13.65 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 India decreased $25.11 million, 38.5 percent, (13.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $3.83 million, 10.12 percent, (11.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $81.15 million, 73.68 percent, (9.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Belgium decreased $8.42 million, 25.4 percent, (8.4 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 57.04 percent of all these Phenols; phenol-alcohols exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $168.01 million of the $294.56 million total.

All totaled, 65.05 percent of all these Phenols; phenol-alcohols exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $191.62 million of the $294.56 million total