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

Imports: Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc.

Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc., the No. 399 import by value totaled $56.17 million for the month of February, $112.37 million through February of 2020, and $804.4 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Germany$17.15 M
2Mexico$14.07 M
3China$13.01 M
4India$10.27 M
5The Netherlands$9.57 M
6Japan$6.2 M
7Malaysia$5.76 M
8Sweden$4.62 M
9Indonesia$3.82 M
10Canada$3.15 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $112.37 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $34,821,329
2Port of Houston $15,049,874
3Port Laredo $7,597,758
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $6,933,789
5Port of Virginia $6,490,519
6Port of New Orleans $5,765,369
7Port of Philadelphia $5,600,408
8Port of Charleston $4,112,918
9Port of Los Angeles $3,384,612
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $2,551,281

U.S. imports of Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc. decreased 4.04 percent through February to $112.37 million

U.S. imports of Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc. decreased 4.04 percent from $117.11 million to $112.37 million through the first two 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 399 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 412 for the last full year with a total value of $804.4 million, a $23.84 million, 2.88 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 India and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 China, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Philadelphia.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $17,151,377
2Mexico $14,072,204
3China $13,013,814
4India $10,266,259
5The Netherlands $9,567,300
6Japan $6,204,791
7Malaysia $5,757,031
8Sweden $4,623,627
9Indonesia $3,818,657
10Canada $3,146,531

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $56,279,665
2Houston $10,543,920
3Chicago $4,566,271
4Laredo $4,176,065
5Detroit $3,495,513
6New Orleans $2,891,681
7Philadelphia $2,290,566
8Charleston $1,847,275
9San Francisco $1,819,297
10Los Angeles $1,714,826

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 15.97 percent compared to last year to $34.82 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 32.23 percent compared to last year to $15.05 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 0.55 percent compared to last year to $7.6 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 160.61 percent compared to last year to $6.93 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 19.68 percent compared to last year to $6.49 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. imports from No. 1 Germany increased $39,792, 0.23 percent, (15.26 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $3.3 million, 19 percent, (12.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $3.18 million, 19.64 percent, (11.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India decreased $521,168, 4.83 percent, (9.14 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 The Netherlands decreased $3.53 million, 26.94 percent, (8.51 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 57.02 percent of all these Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $64.07 million of the $112.37 million total.

All totaled, 63.09 percent of all these Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $70.89 million of the $112.37 million total