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

Exports: Polycarboxylic acids and other realted chemicals

Polycarboxylic acids and other realted chemicals, the No. 300 export by value totaled $49.83 million for the month of April, $226.16 million through April of 2020, and $725.04 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$51.93 M
2The Netherlands$29.3 M
3Mexico$28.9 M
4Japan$25.5 M
5Brazil$15.35 M
6Belgium$11.13 M
7China$10.76 M
8Singapore$6.68 M
9Germany$6.36 M
10South Korea$5.94 M
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $176.33 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $27,117,809
2Port of Houston $20,149,697
3Port of Texas City, Texas $18,128,491
4Port of Charleston $13,857,536
5Port of Virginia $13,619,720
6Port Laredo $13,192,365
7Port of Mobile, Ala. $11,723,189
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $9,303,682
9Port of New Orleans $8,202,017
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $6,694,118

U.S. exports of Polycarboxylic acids and other realted chemicals decreased 7.24 percent through March to $176.33 million

U.S. exports of Polycarboxylic acids and other realted chemicals decreased 7.24 percent from $190.09 million to $176.33 million through the first three 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 300 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 297 for the last full year with a total value of $725.04 million, a $80.89 million, 10.04 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Texas City, Texas, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Texas City, Texas.

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $40,143,742
2Mexico $24,153,841
3The Netherlands $22,083,197
4Japan $20,689,239
5Brazil $12,862,742
6Belgium $8,580,426
7China $6,889,111
8Singapore $5,356,787
9Germany $4,084,471
10South Korea $3,981,494

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DETROIT, MI $33,134,666
2HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $16,912,812
3CHARLESTON, SC $10,921,680
4LAREDO, TX $8,937,220
5NEW ORLEANS, LA $7,353,708
6NORFOLK, VA $6,028,022
7LOS ANGELES, CA $5,832,944
8MOBILE, AL $5,753,810
9SAVANNAH, GA $5,325,668
10NEW YORK CITY, NY $3,555,398

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 35.21 percent compared to last year to $27.12 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 12.08 percent compared to last year to $20.15 million.
  • Port of Texas City, Texas rose 61.47 percent compared to last year to $18.13 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 19.98 percent compared to last year to $13.86 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 5.41 percent compared to last year to $13.62 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 $12.95 million, 24.39 percent, (22.77 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $1.83 million, 8.18 percent, (13.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 The Netherlands increased $1.48 million, 7.2 percent, (12.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $1.84 million, 9.76 percent, (11.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Brazil increased $4.73 million, 58.19 percent, (7.29 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 68.02 percent of all these Polycarboxylic acids and other realted chemicals exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $119.93 million of the $176.33 million total.

All totaled, 52.67 percent of all these Polycarboxylic acids and other realted chemicals exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $92.87 million of the $176.33 million total