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

Exports: Sulfuric acid

Sulfuric acid, the No. 890 export by value totaled $3.03 million for the month of February, $6.01 million through February 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$2.14 M
2Ireland$1.32 M
3Israel$1.26 M
4Jamaica$238,874
5Trinidad and Tobago$225,251
6Suriname$222,000
7Mexico$183,804
8China$132,762
9Taiwan$117,680
10Dominican Republic$40,242
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $6.01 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $1,415,256
2Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,411,242
3Port of New York $1,303,492
4Port of Beaumont, Texas $452,000
5Low-Valued Imports and Exports $234,945
6Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $233,343
7Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $193,962
8Port of Virginia $156,911
9Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $147,645
10Boston’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.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $2,136,395
2Ireland $1,316,561
3Israel $1,258,936
4Jamaica $238,874
5Trinidad and Tobago $225,251
6Suriname $222,000
7Mexico $183,804
8China $132,762
9Taiwan $117,680
10Dominican Republic $40,242

January – February 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 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