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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through December 2018.

Exports: Pitch, pitch coke from coal tar, etc.

Pitch, pitch coke from coal tar, etc., the No. 994 export by value totaled $1.83 million for the month of December, $21.45 million through December of 2018, and $11.47 million for all of 2017, 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$19.76 M
2Belgium$1.04 M
3Mexico$149,090
4Panama$122,395
5Thailand$81,582
6Egypt$75,335
7Indonesia$75,332
8Pakistan$60,222
9Saudi Arabia$47,212
10China$24,372
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $21.45 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $19,466,199
2Port of Houston $1,152,166
3Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $250,498
4Port of New York $220,480
5El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $97,984
6John F. Kennedy International Airport $47,212
7Port Laredo $32,134
8Port of Tampa, Fla. $30,000
9Port Miami $27,425
10Port of Virginia $24,412

U.S. exports of Pitch, pitch coke from coal tar, etc. increased 87.06 percent through December to $21.45 million

U.S. exports of Pitch, pitch coke from coal tar, etc. increased 87.06 percent from $11.47 million to $21.45 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 994 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1069 for the last full year with a total value of $11.47 million, a $5.13 million, 81.08 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Panama and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Pakistan and No. 5 Panama. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $19,760,747
2Belgium $1,043,854
3Mexico $149,090
4Panama $122,395
5Thailand $81,582
6Egypt $75,335
7Indonesia $75,332
8Pakistan $60,222
9Saudi Arabia $47,212
10China $24,372

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DETROIT, MI $9,897,972
2NEW YORK CITY, NY $179,988
3TAMPA, FL $60,000
4MIAMI, FL $54,850
5EL PASO, TX $13,902
6SEATTLE, WA $8,460
7BUFFALO, NY $6,208
8SAN DIEGO, CA $0
9HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $0
10NORFOLK, VA $0

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 102.34 percent compared to last year to $19.47 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 120.61 percent compared to last year to $1.15 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. totaled $250,498. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Port of New York fell 4.57 percent compared to last year to $220,480.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 48.51 percent compared to last year to $97,984.

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 $9.54 million, 93.34 percent, (92.11 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Belgium increased $1.04 million, 0 percent, (4.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $138,738, 48.2 percent, (0.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Panama decreased $2,364, 1.89 percent, (0.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Thailand increased $62,449, 326.39 percent, (0.38 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 98.63 percent of all these Pitch, pitch coke from coal tar, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $21.16 million of the $21.45 million total.

All totaled, 98.76 percent of all these Pitch, pitch coke from coal tar, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $21.19 million of the $21.45 million total