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

Exports: Soap, related soap products

Soap, related soap products, the No. 269 export by value totaled $78.38 million for the month of March, $219.02 million through March of 2019, and $907.25 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$111.98 M
2Mexico$11.95 M
3South Korea$10.42 M
4United Arab Emirates$6.84 M
5The Netherlands$6.57 M
6Japan$6.57 M
7Australia$6.48 M
8China$6.37 M
9Singapore$5.17 M
10United Kingdom$3.94 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $219.02 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $43,212,623
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $31,800,351
3Port of Los Angeles $16,092,493
4Port of Long Beach $14,476,429
5Port of New York $13,661,872
6Low-Valued Imports and Exports $12,577,542
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $11,332,206
8Port of Newark $9,206,718
9Port Laredo $8,367,837
10Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $4,569,296

U.S. exports of Soap, related soap products increased 1.67 percent through March to $219.02 million

U.S. exports of Soap, related soap products increased 1.67 percent from $215.43 million to $219.02 million 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 269 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 273 for the last full year with a total value of $907.25 million, a $14.3 million, 1.60 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 United Arab Emirates and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of New York.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $111,984,003
2Mexico $11,949,192
3South Korea $10,415,379
4United Arab Emirates $6,843,384
5The Netherlands $6,572,210
6Japan $6,566,208
7Australia $6,483,002
8China $6,372,646
9Singapore $5,165,371
10United Kingdom $3,941,008

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $70,648,992
2Los Angeles $48,181,633
3Buffalo $47,678,091
4New York City $30,233,111
5Low Value Shipments $16,985,303
6Laredo $13,860,958
7Miami $12,740,610
8Pembina, N.D. $5,604,716
9Seattle $5,498,688
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $5,000,063

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:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 1.77 percent compared to last year to $43.21 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 0.26 percent compared to last year to $31.8 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 1.7 percent compared to last year to $16.09 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 0.02 percent compared to last year to $14.48 million.
  • Port of New York rose 18.78 percent compared to last year to $13.66 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 decreased $525,117, 0.47 percent, (51.13 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $2.63 million, 18.04 percent, (5.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 South Korea increased $1.2 million, 12.98 percent, (4.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Arab Emirates increased $2.64 million, 62.77 percent, (3.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 The Netherlands increased $2.77 million, 73.01 percent, (3 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 67.47 percent of all these Soap, related soap products exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $147.76 million of the $219.02 million total.

All totaled, 54.44 percent of all these Soap, related soap products exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $119.24 million of the $219.02 million total