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

Exports: Polyethers, epoxides and polyesters, primary forms

Polyethers, epoxides and polyesters, primary forms, the No. 53 export by value totaled $493.47 million for the month of March, $1.45 billion through March of 2019, and $5.83 billion 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
1Mexico$386.67 M
2China$231.8 M
3Canada$202.03 M
4The Netherlands$83.54 M
5Japan$63.87 M
6Brazil$58.71 M
7Belgium$53.55 M
8South Korea$51.08 M
9Taiwan$39.11 M
10Hong Kong$28.41 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.45 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Charleston $189,335,456
2Port Laredo $185,538,377
3Port of Houston $117,471,363
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $89,592,610
5Port of New York $86,591,355
6Port of Virginia $75,538,990
7Port of Los Angeles $70,251,149
8El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $64,358,419
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $61,173,049
10Port of Long Beach $49,111,250

U.S. exports of Polyethers, epoxides and polyesters, primary forms increased 4.06 percent through March to $1.45 billion

U.S. exports of Polyethers, epoxides and polyesters, primary forms increased 4.06 percent from $1.39 billion to $1.45 billion through the first three 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 53 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 51 for the last full year with a total value of $5.83 billion, a $267.61 million, 4.81 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of New York.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of New York.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $386,665,449
2China $231,799,682
3Canada $202,033,123
4The Netherlands $83,544,137
5Japan $63,872,456
6Brazil $58,706,186
7Belgium $53,546,532
8South Korea $51,079,217
9Taiwan $39,107,083
10Hong Kong $28,411,617

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $344,326,369
2Charleston $186,443,490
3Houston $172,019,139
4Los Angeles $167,684,800
5Detroit $149,319,513
6Atlanta/Savannah $133,857,510
7New York City $133,411,390
8El Paso $88,610,250
9San Diego $58,055,350
10Norfolk $57,332,131

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first three months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Charleston rose 46.54 percent compared to last year to $189.34 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 4.68 percent compared to last year to $185.54 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 3.3 percent compared to last year to $117.47 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 16.98 percent compared to last year to $89.59 million.
  • Port of New York fell 4.4 percent compared to last year to $86.59 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 Mexico decreased $9.37 million, 2.37 percent, (26.64 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 China increased $17.43 million, 8.13 percent, (15.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada decreased $8.06 million, 3.83 percent, (13.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 The Netherlands increased $11.59 million, 16.11 percent, (5.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan increased $6.72 million, 11.77 percent, (4.4 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 66.7 percent of all these Polyethers, epoxides and polyesters, primary forms exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $967.91 million of the $1.45 billion total.

All totaled, 46.07 percent of all these Polyethers, epoxides and polyesters, primary forms exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $668.53 million of the $1.45 billion total