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

Exports: Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes

Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes, the No. 462 export by value totaled $28.48 million for the month of February, $52.86 million through February of 2019, and $594.75 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$28.78 M
2Japan$2.68 M
3China$2.42 M
4Czech Republic$2.38 M
5Belgium$2.03 M
6United Kingdom$1.77 M
7Germany$1.62 M
8South Korea$1.32 M
9The Netherlands$1.1 M
10Singapore$1.08 M
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U.S. exports of Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes decreased 51.92 percent through February to $52.86 million

U.S. exports of Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes decreased 51.92 percent from $109.93 million to $52.86 million through the first two 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 462 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 305 for the last full year with a total value of $594.75 million, a $176.86 million, 22.92 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 China, No. 4 Czech Republic and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Sault Ste Marie International Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New Orleans, No. 2 Port of Everett, Wash., No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $28,777,735
2Japan $2,680,996
3China $2,418,748
4Czech Republic $2,381,074
5Belgium $2,032,857
6United Kingdom $1,766,076
7Germany $1,620,699
8South Korea $1,319,590
9The Netherlands $1,095,906
10Singapore $1,083,873

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New Orleans $86,162,807
2Laredo $19,088,577
3Baltimore $16,192,142
4Detroit $14,428,761
5New York City $6,697,857
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $5,963,430
7Chicago $5,945,291
8Houston $4,815,313
9Los Angeles $4,426,051
10Buffalo $3,730,234

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Sault Ste Marie International Bridge, Mich. rose 9924.13 percent compared to last year to $19.07 million.
  • Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas rose 407.22 percent compared to last year to $4.93 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 35.2 percent compared to last year to $4.61 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 9.51 percent compared to last year to $3.61 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 96.02 percent compared to last year to $3.29 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 $20.78 million, 259.71 percent, (54.44 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan decreased $535,233, 16.64 percent, (5.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China increased $947,249, 64.37 percent, (4.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Czech Republic increased $1.82 million, 323.87 percent, (4.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Belgium increased $774,143, 61.5 percent, (3.85 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.44 percent of all these Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $38.29 million of the $52.86 million total.

All totaled, 67.18 percent of all these Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $35.51 million of the $52.86 million total