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

Exports: Hydrogen, raw gases

Hydrogen, raw gases, the No. 203 export by value totaled $81.48 million for the month of November, $1.18 billion through November of 2019, and $1.52 billion 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
1Japan$368.28 M
2South Korea$211.35 M
3Germany$92.65 M
4China$79.53 M
5Taiwan$71.16 M
6Mexico$55.3 M
7Canada$48.87 M
8Vietnam$45.08 M
9Belgium$40.62 M
10Brazil$38.53 M
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January – November 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.18 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $160,960,144
2Port of New York $154,837,092
3Port of Virginia $129,115,796
4Port of Los Angeles $117,348,937
5Port of Long Beach $100,744,786
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $88,682,070
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $63,275,857
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $60,165,415
9Port of Mobile, Ala. $42,021,575
10Port Laredo $38,646,366

U.S. exports of Hydrogen, raw gases decreased 9.27 percent through November to $1.18 billion

U.S. exports of Hydrogen, raw gases decreased 9.27 percent from $1.3 billion to $1.18 billion through the first 11 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 203 through November among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 195 for the last full year with a total value of $1.52 billion, a $612.7 million, 28.69 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through November of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 China and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

January – November 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $368,284,394
2South Korea $211,347,575
3Germany $92,651,054
4China $79,526,287
5Taiwan $71,159,925
6Mexico $55,296,096
7Canada $48,872,402
8Vietnam $45,075,560
9Belgium $40,615,946
10Brazil $38,526,981

January – November 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $201,554,382
2Norfolk $97,025,970
3Seattle $70,908,073
4New York City $62,794,080
5Detroit $27,890,215
6Atlanta/Savannah $21,864,149
7Duluth, Minn. $20,293,639
8Mobile $19,771,250
9San Francisco $19,664,630
10Laredo $16,301,012

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 Savannah, Ga. rose 365.17 percent compared to last year to $160.96 million.
  • Port of New York rose 3.38 percent compared to last year to $154.84 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 6.6 percent compared to last year to $129.12 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 26.81 percent compared to last year to $117.35 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 51.88 percent compared to last year to $100.74 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 decreased $117.37 million, 24.17 percent, (31.21 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 South Korea increased $65.45 million, 44.86 percent, (17.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Germany increased $71.91 million, 346.78 percent, (7.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $30.65 million, 27.82 percent, (6.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Taiwan decreased $103.63 million, 59.29 percent, (6.03 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 69.74 percent of all these Hydrogen, raw gases exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through November of this year. That is equal to $822.97 million of the $1.18 billion total.

All totaled, 56.19 percent of all these Hydrogen, raw gases exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through November of this year. That is equal to $663.01 million of the $1.18 billion total