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

Exports: Sulfuric acid

Sulfuric acid, the No. 902 export by value totaled $2.63 million for the month of August, $23.23 million through August of 2019, and $38.97 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$11.38 M
2Israel$4.59 M
3Ireland$2.39 M
4China$1.14 M
5Mexico$737,169
6Suriname$593,218
7Jamaica$520,255
8Trinidad and Tobago$469,323
9South Korea$308,155
10Singapore$257,923
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U.S. exports of Sulfuric acid decreased 9.86 percent through August to $23.23 million

U.S. exports of Sulfuric acid decreased 9.86 percent from $25.77 million to $23.23 million through the first eight 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 902 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 901 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 August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Israel, No. 3 Ireland, No. 4 China and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Beaumont, Texas and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Ireland, No. 3 Venezuela, No. 4 Israel and No. 5 Mexico. 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.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $11,384,641
2Israel $4,586,982
3Ireland $2,394,084
4China $1,136,659
5Mexico $737,169
6Suriname $593,218
7Jamaica $520,255
8Trinidad and Tobago $469,323
9South Korea $308,155
10Singapore $257,923

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $2,995,336
2New York City $2,696,782
3Port Arthur, Texas $2,628,896
4Houston $1,407,821
5Buffalo $534,797
6Low Value Shipments $513,127
7San Diego $357,673
8Wilmington $348,655
9Seattle $176,139
10Los Angeles $157,213

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 18.31 percent compared to last year to $8.33 million.
  • Port of New York fell 3.46 percent compared to last year to $4.73 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 52.4 percent compared to last year to $2.46 million.
  • Port of Beaumont, Texas fell 72.9 percent compared to last year to $1.07 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 384.83 percent compared to last year to $916,018.

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 $1.59 million, 16.21 percent, (49.01 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Israel increased $2.71 million, 144.87 percent, (19.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Ireland decreased $5.5 million, 69.67 percent, (10.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China increased $985,377, 651.35 percent, (4.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Mexico decreased $65,714, 8.18 percent, (3.17 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.14 percent of all these Sulfuric acid exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $20.24 million of the $23.23 million total.

All totaled, 75.38 percent of all these Sulfuric acid exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $17.51 million of the $23.23 million total