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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Sulfuric acid

Sulfuric acid, the No. 902 export by value totaled $2.26 million for the month of October, $32.14 million through October of 2018, and $31.73 million for all of 2017, 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$12.12 M
2Ireland$8.82 M
3Venezuela$4.06 M
4Israel$2.55 M
5Suriname$1.25 M
6Mexico$981,369
7Taiwan$544,818
8Jamaica$386,286
9China$252,562
10Trinidad and Tobago$229,478
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $32.14 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $8,641,763
2Port of Houston $6,116,258
3Port of Beaumont, Texas $5,653,088
4Port of New York $5,600,881
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,489,476
6Low-Valued Imports and Exports $1,428,856
7Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $882,017
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $518,291
9Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $265,759
10Port of Long Beach $111,932

U.S. exports of Sulfuric acid increased 25.19 percent through October to $32.14 million

U.S. exports of Sulfuric acid increased 25.19 percent from $25.67 million to $32.14 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 902 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 929 for the last full year with a total value of $31.73 million, a $1.14 million, 3.71 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Ireland, No. 3 Venezuela, No. 4 Israel and No. 5 Suriname. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Beaumont, Texas, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Ireland, No. 3 Israel, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Port of Beaumont, Texas.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $12,118,348
2Ireland $8,821,903
3Venezuela $4,057,716
4Israel $2,547,632
5Suriname $1,248,002
6Mexico $981,369
7Taiwan $544,818
8Jamaica $386,286
9China $252,562
10Trinidad and Tobago $229,478

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $1,862,303
2Detroit $1,341,566
3Port Arthur, Texas $916,400
4Houston $313,039
5Buffalo $276,291
6Low Value Shipments $255,996
7San Diego $185,994
8Seattle $149,720
9Los Angeles $55,475
10Wilmington $43,462

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 29.88 percent compared to last year to $8.64 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 17.9 percent compared to last year to $6.12 million.
  • Port of Beaumont, Texas rose 941.08 percent compared to last year to $5.65 million.
  • Port of New York rose 63.98 percent compared to last year to $5.6 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 21.09 percent compared to last year to $1.49 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 $2.22 million, 22.39 percent, (37.71 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Ireland increased $939,947, 11.93 percent, (27.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Venezuela increased $4.05 million, 72515 percent, (12.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Israel decreased $514,357, 16.8 percent, (7.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Suriname increased $938,002, 302.58 percent, (3.88 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.59 percent of all these Sulfuric acid exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $28.79 million of the $32.14 million total.

All totaled, 85.57 percent of all these Sulfuric acid exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $27.5 million of the $32.14 million total