Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Exports: Sutures, dental cements, etc.

Sutures, dental cements, etc., the No. 139 export by value totaled $179.81 million for the month of February, $330.13 million through February of 2020, and $2.05 billion for all of 2019, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

Click on any of the countries in the chart below to gain access to the specific exports and imports between that country and (port), how it compares to other ports for trade with that country, how that trade has changed over time, and much more. Data available both by value and tonnage. Download data. If you are not a subscriber, you can learn more by clicking on the subscribe link.

Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Japan$61.89 M
2Belgium$41.33 M
3Singapore$34.06 M
4China$33.12 M
5Canada$27.86 M
6The Netherlands$16.82 M
7Germany$14.74 M
8Australia$13.4 M
9Mexico$11.33 M
10South Korea$7.79 M
Data loading...

U.S. exports of Sutures, dental cements, etc. increased 0.54 percent through February to $330.13 million

U.S. exports of Sutures, dental cements, etc. increased 0.54 percent from $328.37 million to $330.13 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 139 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 143 for the last full year with a total value of $2.05 billion, a $159.87 million, 8.44 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 Singapore, No. 4 China and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 San Francisco International Airport, Calif. and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 China, No. 4 Singapore and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Miami Int’l Airport and No. 5 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $61,892,792
2Belgium $41,334,640
3Singapore $34,062,050
4China $33,120,611
5Canada $27,859,294
6The Netherlands $16,817,312
7Germany $14,737,711
8Australia $13,403,179
9Mexico $11,326,138
10South Korea $7,789,335

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1CHICAGO, IL $82,804,918
2LOS ANGELES, CA $34,366,754
3DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX $25,369,856
4CLEVELAND, OH $21,569,434
5ANCHORAGE, AK $20,311,984
6DETROIT, MI $17,273,164
7NEW YORK CITY, NY $14,124,460
8MIAMI, FL $13,463,728
9NORFOLK, VA $11,248,424
10NEW ORLEANS, LA $10,362,948

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:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 48.66 percent compared to last year to $84.37 million.
  • Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas fell 7.81 percent compared to last year to $47.58 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 16.9 percent compared to last year to $22.22 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. rose 66.43 percent compared to last year to $18.39 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 26.59 percent compared to last year to $17.4 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 Japan increased $7.46 million, 13.71 percent, (18.75 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Belgium decreased $10.67 million, 20.51 percent, (12.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Singapore increased $2.34 million, 7.38 percent, (10.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $320,108, 0.96 percent, (10.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Canada decreased $2.01 million, 6.74 percent, (8.44 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 60.06 percent of all these Sutures, dental cements, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $198.27 million of the $330.13 million total.

All totaled, 57.54 percent of all these Sutures, dental cements, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $189.96 million of the $330.13 million total