Total Trade: $6.01 million
|1||Port of Houston||$1,415,256|
|2||Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich.||$1,411,242|
|3||Port of New York||$1,303,492|
|4||Port of Beaumont, Texas||$452,000|
|5||Low-Valued Imports and Exports||$234,945|
|6||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$233,343|
|7||Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash.||$193,962|
|8||Port of Virginia||$156,911|
|9||Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif.||$147,645|
|10||Boston’s Logan International Airport||$132,762|
U.S. exports of Sulfuric acid increased 7.92 percent through February to $6.01 million
U.S. exports of Sulfuric acid increased 7.92 percent from $5.57 million to $6.01 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 890 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 910 for the last full year with a total value of $38.97 million, a $7.24 million, 22.82 percent increase from the 2017 total.
Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Ireland, No. 3 Israel, No. 4 Jamaica and No. 5 Trinidad and Tobago. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Beaumont, Texas and No. 5 Low-Valued Imports and Exports.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Ireland, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Venezuela, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Israel. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Beaumont, Texas, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.
|5||Trinidad and Tobago||$225,251|
January – February 2019
|2||New York City||$2,696,782|
|3||Port Arthur, Texas||$2,628,896|
|6||Low Value Shipments||$513,127|
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 Houston rose 352.1 percent compared to last year to $1.42 million.
- Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 5.19 percent compared to last year to $1.41 million.
- Port of New York fell 29.84 percent compared to last year to $1.3 million.
- Port of Beaumont, Texas fell 50.68 percent compared to last year to $452,000.
- Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 8.22 percent compared to last year to $234,945.
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 $209,458, 10.87 percent, (35.55 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Ireland decreased $661,768, 33.45 percent, (21.91 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Israel increased $1.05 million, 513.91 percent, (20.95 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Jamaica increased $119,582, 100.24 percent, (3.98 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Trinidad and Tobago increased $199,635, 779.34 percent, (3.75 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 86.14 percent of all these Sulfuric acid exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $5.18 million of the $6.01 million total.
All totaled, 80.16 percent of all these Sulfuric acid exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $4.82 million of the $6.01 million total