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

Exports: Polymers of vinyl acetate

Polymers of vinyl acetate, the No. 279 export by value totaled $72.63 million for the month of August, $566.97 million through August of 2019, and $852.86 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
1Mexico$107.61 M
2Belgium$104.19 M
3Canada$54.08 M
4China$46.24 M
5South Korea$35.14 M
6Japan$33.18 M
7Brazil$26.82 M
8The Netherlands$25.74 M
9Singapore$23.13 M
10Germany$19.69 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $566.97 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $145,838,206
2Port Laredo $87,965,762
3Port of New York $65,605,065
4Port of Charleston $58,282,429
5Port of Los Angeles $48,639,154
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $27,003,739
7Port of Long Beach $25,706,866
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $18,934,386
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $14,739,701
10Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $10,231,960

U.S. exports of Polymers of vinyl acetate decreased 4.08 percent through August to $566.97 million

U.S. exports of Polymers of vinyl acetate decreased 4.08 percent from $591.1 million to $566.97 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 279 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 280 for the last full year with a total value of $852.86 million, a $23.64 million, 2.70 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 China and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 China, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $107,611,172
2Belgium $104,194,807
3Canada $54,081,251
4China $46,244,991
5South Korea $35,144,253
6Japan $33,180,532
7Brazil $26,821,426
8The Netherlands $25,735,234
9Singapore $23,125,560
10Germany $19,685,574

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $61,886,747
2Laredo $48,632,918
3Los Angeles $46,810,378
4New York City $30,364,870
5Charleston $27,117,190
6Detroit $13,373,441
7Atlanta/Savannah $11,916,966
8Norfolk $5,776,216
9Pembina, N.D. $4,165,608
10Buffalo $3,323,740

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 of Houston rose 4.56 percent compared to last year to $145.84 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 9.21 percent compared to last year to $87.97 million.
  • Port of New York rose 1.03 percent compared to last year to $65.61 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 6.27 percent compared to last year to $58.28 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 4.63 percent compared to last year to $48.64 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 $8.31 million, 7.17 percent, (18.98 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Belgium increased $1.25 million, 1.21 percent, (18.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada increased $1 million, 1.88 percent, (9.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $17.36 million, 27.29 percent, (8.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 South Korea decreased $2.93 million, 7.7 percent, (6.2 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 61.25 percent of all these Polymers of vinyl acetate exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $347.28 million of the $566.97 million total.

All totaled, 71.67 percent of all these Polymers of vinyl acetate exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $406.33 million of the $566.97 million total