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

Exports: Wood charcoal

Wood charcoal, the No. 1025 export by value totaled $1.37 million for the month of February, $2.31 million through February of 2019, and $15.45 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$1.22 M
2United Arab Emirates$160,544
3Mexico$155,632
4Japan$122,388
5United Kingdom$122,264
6Oman$111,115
7South Korea$75,737
8St Kitts and Nevis$47,889
9Malta$45,969
10Bahrain$32,402
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.31 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $752,395
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $526,732
3Port of Los Angeles $138,049
4Port Laredo $132,567
5Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $128,484
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $80,002
7Low-Valued Imports and Exports $76,060
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $75,737
9Port Everglades, Fla. $70,997
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $51,961

U.S. exports of Wood charcoal increased 38.91 percent through February to $2.31 million

U.S. exports of Wood charcoal increased 38.91 percent from $1.66 million to $2.31 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 1025 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1066 for the last full year with a total value of $15.45 million, a $2.59 million, 20.11 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Arab Emirates, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 United Arab Emirates, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Saudi Arabia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $1,217,327
2United Arab Emirates $160,544
3Mexico $155,632
4Japan $122,388
5United Kingdom $122,264
6Oman $111,115
7South Korea $75,737
8St Kitts and Nevis $47,889
9Malta $45,969
10Bahrain $32,402

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $797,992
2Atlanta/Savannah $780,365
3Laredo $255,347
4New York City $148,150
5Charleston $139,527
6Miami $135,480
7Low Value Shipments $99,293
8San Diego $96,164
9Los Angeles $94,998
10Seattle $80,248

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:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 62.86 percent compared to last year to $752,395.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 3.37 percent compared to last year to $526,732.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 2054.32 percent compared to last year to $138,049.
  • Port Laredo rose 7.91 percent compared to last year to $132,567.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 949.19 percent compared to last year to $128,484.

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 $567,898, 87.45 percent, (52.69 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 United Arab Emirates decreased $4,616, 2.79 percent, (6.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico increased $28,491, 22.41 percent, (6.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $100,424, 457.22 percent, (5.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $140,509, 53.47 percent, (5.29 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.97 percent of all these Wood charcoal exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $1.78 million of the $2.31 million total.

All totaled, 72.64 percent of all these Wood charcoal exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $1.68 million of the $2.31 million total