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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through November 2018.

Exports: Gasoline, other fuels

Gasoline, other fuels, the No. 2 export by value totaled $8.61 billion for the month of November, $86.73 billion through November of 2018, and $77.84 billion for all of 2017, 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
1Mexico$25.5 B
2Canada$11.17 B
3Brazil$5.64 B
4Chile$3.69 B
5Venezuela$3.5 B
6The Netherlands$3.34 B
7Peru$2.73 B
8Panama$2.36 B
9Singapore$2.33 B
10Colombia$2.14 B
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January – November 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $86.73 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $19,680,842,999
2Port of New Orleans $7,937,987,097
3Port of Corpus Christi, Texas $7,493,837,838
4Port of Port Arthur, Texas $5,603,372,269
5Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish $4,681,745,128
6Port of Texas City, Texas $4,345,569,048
7Port of Beaumont, Texas $3,391,459,739
8Port of Lake Charles, La. $2,972,216,049
9Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. $2,890,042,614
10Neche Border Crossing, N.D. $2,636,287,255

U.S. exports of Gasoline, other fuels increased 23.70 percent through November to $86.73 billion

U.S. exports of Gasoline, other fuels increased 23.70 percent from $70.12 billion to $86.73 billion through the first 11 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 2 through November among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 2 for the last full year with a total value of $77.84 billion, a $13.72 billion, 21.40 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through November of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 Venezuela. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, No. 4 Port of Port Arthur, Texas and No. 5 Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Chile. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, No. 4 Port of Port Arthur, Texas and No. 5 Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish.

January – November 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $25,503,922,177
2Canada $11,170,075,614
3Brazil $5,635,573,654
4Chile $3,690,168,870
5Venezuela $3,504,006,061
6The Netherlands $3,340,035,614
7Peru $2,725,045,001
8Panama $2,356,451,731
9Singapore $2,334,700,712
10Colombia $2,137,503,653

January – November 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $4,660,263,273
2New Orleans $2,914,986,883
3Port Arthur, Texas $1,277,261,000
4Pembina, N.D. $893,575,319
5Laredo $811,460,710
6El Paso $621,478,499
7San Francisco $565,349,289
8Mobile $497,164,844
9Seattle $404,930,917
10Detroit $147,794,741

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 11 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 20.33 percent compared to last year to $19.68 billion.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 18.37 percent compared to last year to $7.94 billion.
  • Port of Corpus Christi, Texas rose 23.41 percent compared to last year to $7.49 billion.
  • Port of Port Arthur, Texas rose 35.39 percent compared to last year to $5.6 billion.
  • Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish rose 28.74 percent compared to last year to $4.68 billion.

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 Mexico increased $7.14 billion, 38.87 percent, (29.4 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $3.56 billion, 46.76 percent, (12.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Brazil decreased $255.39 million, 4.34 percent, (6.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Chile increased $899.41 million, 32.23 percent, (4.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Venezuela increased $1.76 billion, 101.03 percent, (4.04 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 57.08 percent of all these Gasoline, other fuels exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through November of this year. That is equal to $49.5 billion of the $86.73 billion total.

All totaled, 52.34 percent of all these Gasoline, other fuels exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through November of this year. That is equal to $45.4 billion of the $86.73 billion total