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

Imports: Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc.

Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc., the No. 406 import by value totaled $59.35 million for the month of July, $432.14 million through July of 2019, and $828.24 million 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Germany$69.69 M
2Mexico$60.03 M
3China$55.28 M
4The Netherlands$41.41 M
5India$39.89 M
6Malaysia$24.45 M
7Japan$19.18 M
8France$16.75 M
9Sweden$15.79 M
10Canada$11.94 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $432.14 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $141,659,533
2Port of Houston $73,903,833
3Port of Virginia $29,221,530
4Port Laredo $28,237,285
5Port of Philadelphia $20,339,264
6Port of New Orleans $19,438,115
7Port of Los Angeles $15,428,348
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $14,253,760
9Port of Charleston $13,914,289
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $7,608,767

U.S. imports of Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc. decreased 10.84 percent through July to $432.14 million

U.S. imports of Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc. decreased 10.84 percent from $484.71 million to $432.14 million through the first seven 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 406 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 380 for the last full year with a total value of $828.24 million, a $83.05 million, 11.14 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Mexico, 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 of Virginia, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Philadelphia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Mexico, 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 Los Angeles.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $69,694,742
2Mexico $60,030,446
3China $55,282,790
4The Netherlands $41,409,938
5India $39,885,211
6Malaysia $24,445,742
7Japan $19,183,331
8France $16,752,439
9Sweden $15,793,572
10Canada $11,938,587

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $84,656,927
2Houston $63,452,885
3Chicago $18,800,131
4Laredo $14,335,486
5Detroit $8,391,562
6Charleston $8,073,510
7Cleveland $7,570,774
8New Orleans $7,318,511
9Los Angeles $6,363,841
10Philadelphia $5,872,469

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:

  • Port of Newark fell 12.24 percent compared to last year to $141.66 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 28.87 percent compared to last year to $73.9 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 15.1 percent compared to last year to $29.22 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 2.34 percent compared to last year to $28.24 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 98.74 percent compared to last year to $20.34 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 $11.17 million, 19.08 percent, (16.13 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $3.76 million, 6.68 percent, (13.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $23.58 million, 29.9 percent, (12.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 The Netherlands increased $574,275, 1.41 percent, (9.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India increased $895,170, 2.3 percent, (9.23 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 61.62 percent of all these Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $266.3 million of the $432.14 million total.

All totaled, 67.89 percent of all these Acetic acids, vinyl acetates, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $293.36 million of the $432.14 million total