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

Exports: Biodiesel fuels

Biodiesel fuels, the No. 388 export by value totaled $29.79 million for the month of July, $234.96 million through July of 2020, and $381.26 million for all of 2019, 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$214.05 M
2The Netherlands$9.92 M
3China$4.93 M
4Norway$3.31 M
5Peru$1.41 M
6Mexico$661,441
7Germany$322,284
8South Korea$211,869
9Singapore$118,516
10Denmark$15,500
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U.S. exports of Biodiesel fuels decreased 9.22 percent through July to $234.96 million

U.S. exports of Biodiesel fuels decreased 9.22 percent from $258.82 million to $234.96 million through the first seven 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 388 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 398 for the last full year with a total value of $381.26 million, a $37.83 million, 11.01 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 China, No. 4 Norway and No. 5 Peru. The leading gateways were No. 1 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 International Falls, Minn. and No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y..

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Peru, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Switzerland. The leading gateways were No. 1 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 2 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D., No. 3 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Houston.

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 37.72 percent compared to last year to $48.67 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 227.31 percent compared to last year to $45.79 million.
  • Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. fell 27.43 percent compared to last year to $39.68 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. fell 67.45 percent compared to last year to $20.02 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. fell 2.74 percent compared to last year to $16.19 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 Canada decreased $25.03 million, 10.47 percent, (91.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 The Netherlands increased $609,399, 6.55 percent, (4.22 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China increased $4.93 million, 0 percent, (2.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Norway increased $3.31 million, 0 percent, (1.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Peru decreased $5.18 million, 78.66 percent, (0.6 percent market share).

All totaled, 99.43 percent of all these Biodiesel fuels exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $233.61 million of the $234.96 million total.

All totaled, 72.51 percent of all these Biodiesel fuels exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $170.36 million of the $234.96 million total