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

Exports: Wood charcoal

Wood charcoal, the No. 992 export by value totaled $1.68 million for the month of August, $13.32 million through August 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$8.88 M
2South Korea$907,066
3Mexico$876,829
4Oman$406,250
5United Kingdom$358,162
6United Arab Emirates$336,493
7Malta$186,779
8Dominican Republic$160,730
9Australia$144,102
10Japan$135,443
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $13.32 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $6,084,564
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,732,608
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $875,222
4Port Laredo $780,869
5Port of Tacoma, Wash. $486,421
6Low-Valued Imports and Exports $418,867
7Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $406,817
8Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $299,828
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $245,848
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $239,465

U.S. exports of Wood charcoal increased 8.31 percent through August to $13.32 million

U.S. exports of Wood charcoal increased 8.31 percent from $12.3 million to $13.32 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 992 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1012 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 August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Oman and No. 5 United Kingdom. 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 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 United Arab Emirates and No. 5 Mexico. 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 – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $8,876,865
2South Korea $907,066
3Mexico $876,829
4Oman $406,250
5United Kingdom $358,162
6United Arab Emirates $336,493
7Malta $186,779
8Dominican Republic $160,730
9Australia $144,102
10Japan $135,443

January – August 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 eight months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 2.93 percent compared to last year to $6.08 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 19.84 percent compared to last year to $1.73 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 30.62 percent compared to last year to $875,222.
  • Port Laredo rose 159.18 percent compared to last year to $780,869.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. rose 9.78 percent compared to last year to $486,421.

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 $451,246, 5.36 percent, (66.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 South Korea increased $70,595, 8.44 percent, (6.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico increased $522,074, 147.16 percent, (6.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Oman increased $154,785, 61.55 percent, (3.05 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom increased $16,241, 4.75 percent, (2.69 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.79 percent of all these Wood charcoal exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $11.43 million of the $13.32 million total.

All totaled, 74.79 percent of all these Wood charcoal exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $9.96 million of the $13.32 million total