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

Exports: Sulfates

Sulfates, the No. 583 export by value totaled $15.16 million for the month of February, $32.63 million through February of 2019, and $200.34 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$10.07 M
2Mexico$3.92 M
3Taiwan$3.19 M
4South Korea$2.44 M
5China$1.88 M
6Germany$1.78 M
7Colombia$1.35 M
8Israel$1.32 M
9Brazil$1.21 M
10Ireland$893,207
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $32.63 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Long Beach $3,984,463
2Port of Tacoma, Wash. $2,800,697
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,468,526
4Port of Los Angeles $2,315,453
5Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $1,841,120
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,827,678
7Port of Seattle, Wash. $1,778,305
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,735,789
9Port Laredo $1,585,003
10Port of New York $1,555,954

U.S. exports of Sulfates increased 3.68 percent through February to $32.63 million

U.S. exports of Sulfates increased 3.68 percent from $31.48 million to $32.63 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 583 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 580 for the last full year with a total value of $200.34 million, a $26.18 million, 15.03 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $10,072,154
2Mexico $3,924,874
3Taiwan $3,186,448
4South Korea $2,443,302
5China $1,880,473
6Germany $1,784,656
7Colombia $1,345,882
8Israel $1,321,608
9Brazil $1,207,337
10Ireland $893,207

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $13,274,960
2Los Angeles $10,034,321
3Laredo $6,413,759
4Detroit $5,251,774
5Buffalo $4,754,296
6Great Falls, Mont. $3,910,225
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $2,907,916
8New York City $2,795,702
9Pembina, N.D. $2,542,434
10Atlanta/Savannah $2,377,739

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:

  • Port of Long Beach rose 21.78 percent compared to last year to $3.98 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. rose 81.1 percent compared to last year to $2.8 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 1.77 percent compared to last year to $2.47 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 29.25 percent compared to last year to $2.32 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. fell 23.79 percent compared to last year to $1.84 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 $1.82 million, 15.29 percent, (30.86 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $653,200, 14.27 percent, (12.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Taiwan increased $1.19 million, 59.64 percent, (9.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 South Korea increased $398,862, 19.51 percent, (7.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China decreased $322,170, 14.63 percent, (5.76 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.9 percent of all these Sulfates exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $21.51 million of the $32.63 million total.

All totaled, 41.09 percent of all these Sulfates exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $13.41 million of the $32.63 million total