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

Imports: Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts

Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts, the No. 977 import by value totaled $3.89 million for the month of October, $33.18 million through October of 2018, and $60.58 million 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$9.28 M
2United Kingdom$6.38 M
3Thailand$3.91 M
4Mexico$2.26 M
5China$2.19 M
6Germany$1.86 M
7Belgium$1.44 M
8Romania$848,990
9India$822,957
10France$789,816
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $33.18 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. $6,633,946
2Port of Newark $5,984,197
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $2,525,667
4Port Laredo $2,303,205
5Port of Houston $1,960,628
6Port of Charleston $1,857,152
7Port of New Orleans $1,821,457
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $1,507,395
9Port of Long Beach $936,216
10Port of Virginia $853,649

U.S. imports of Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts decreased 32.57 percent through October to $33.18 million

U.S. imports of Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts decreased 32.57 percent from $49.21 million to $33.18 million through the first 10 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 977 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 907 for the last full year with a total value of $60.58 million, a $24.69 million, 68.80 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Houston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash., No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $9,283,324
2United Kingdom $6,375,811
3Thailand $3,910,263
4Mexico $2,262,466
5China $2,191,544
6Germany $1,860,544
7Belgium $1,444,347
8Romania $848,990
9India $822,957
10France $789,816

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $1,900,394
2Norfolk $760,199
3New York City $669,075
4New Orleans $581,310
5Laredo $544,558
6Cleveland $478,744
7Houston $232,115
8Charleston $164,347
9Chicago $151,691
10Baltimore $150,573

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. fell 64.52 percent compared to last year to $6.63 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 21.35 percent compared to last year to $5.98 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 343.09 percent compared to last year to $2.53 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 269.05 percent compared to last year to $2.3 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 101.18 percent compared to last year to $1.96 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 Canada decreased $11.65 million, 55.64 percent, (27.98 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 United Kingdom decreased $950,477, 12.97 percent, (19.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand increased $2.41 million, 159.88 percent, (11.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $1.98 million, 697.5 percent, (6.82 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China decreased $4.46 million, 67.03 percent, (6.6 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.4 percent of all these Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $24.02 million of the $33.18 million total.

All totaled, 58.49 percent of all these Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $19.41 million of the $33.18 million total