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

Exports: Polycarboxylic acids and other realted chemicals

Polycarboxylic acids and other realted chemicals, the No. 299 export by value totaled $61.1 million for the month of August, $511.19 million through August of 2019, and $805.93 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$140.12 M
2Mexico$60.87 M
3The Netherlands$58.25 M
4Japan$46.99 M
5Brazil$26.78 M
6Belgium$24.73 M
7China$23.17 M
8Argentina$14.23 M
9Germany$14.01 M
10South Korea$13.64 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $511.19 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $103,982,910
2Port of Houston $54,044,346
3Port of Charleston $48,606,327
4Port Laredo $35,596,820
5Port of Virginia $32,424,351
6Port of Texas City, Texas $29,810,006
7Port of Mobile, Ala. $26,550,861
8Port of New York $24,423,348
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $23,718,432
10Port of New Orleans $22,427,088

U.S. exports of Polycarboxylic acids and other realted chemicals decreased 7.77 percent through August to $511.19 million

U.S. exports of Polycarboxylic acids and other realted chemicals decreased 7.77 percent from $554.26 million to $511.19 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 299 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 286 for the last full year with a total value of $805.93 million, a $30.52 million, 3.65 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Mobile, Ala..

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $140,124,075
2Mexico $60,871,417
3The Netherlands $58,252,276
4Japan $46,986,838
5Brazil $26,780,197
6Belgium $24,732,884
7China $23,166,116
8Argentina $14,232,652
9Germany $14,005,456
10South Korea $13,639,035

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $56,924,280
2Charleston $37,989,410
3Houston $33,644,539
4Laredo $26,986,488
5Mobile $17,532,233
6Los Angeles $16,298,536
7Norfolk $14,614,350
8New Orleans $14,247,617
9New York City $14,210,123
10Buffalo $5,923,420

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:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 6.18 percent compared to last year to $103.98 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 75.65 percent compared to last year to $54.04 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 46.04 percent compared to last year to $48.61 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 14.06 percent compared to last year to $35.6 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 17.34 percent compared to last year to $32.42 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 $7.76 million, 5.86 percent, (27.41 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $1.97 million, 3.35 percent, (11.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 The Netherlands increased $11.94 million, 25.79 percent, (11.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan decreased $19.58 million, 29.42 percent, (9.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Brazil increased $5.12 million, 23.64 percent, (5.24 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.14 percent of all these Polycarboxylic acids and other realted chemicals exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $333.01 million of the $511.19 million total.

All totaled, 53.73 percent of all these Polycarboxylic acids and other realted chemicals exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $274.65 million of the $511.19 million total