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

Imports: Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts

Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts, the No. 977 import by value totaled $2.15 million for the month of December, $39.66 million through December 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$11.23 M
2United Kingdom$7.6 M
3Thailand$4.45 M
4China$2.42 M
5Mexico$2.4 M
6Germany$1.97 M
7Belgium$1.68 M
8New Zealand$1.18 M
9France$914,121
10Romania$848,990
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $39.66 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. $8,311,037
2Port of Newark $6,909,897
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $2,783,868
4Port Laredo $2,440,496
5Port of New Orleans $2,438,765
6Port of Charleston $2,054,920
7Port of Houston $2,051,636
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $1,507,395
9Los Angeles International Airport $1,478,478
10Port of Long Beach $1,045,608

U.S. imports of Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts decreased 34.53 percent through December to $39.66 million

U.S. imports of Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts decreased 34.53 percent from $60.58 million to $39.66 million in 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 December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 901 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 December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 China and No. 5 Mexico. 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 New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 United Kingdom, 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $11,225,919
2United Kingdom $7,602,914
3Thailand $4,452,261
4China $2,419,116
5Mexico $2,399,757
6Germany $1,972,054
7Belgium $1,680,102
8New Zealand $1,180,000
9France $914,121
10Romania $848,990

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $2,455,837
2New Orleans $1,189,551
3Norfolk $913,220
4New York City $773,023
5Cleveland $547,008
6Laredo $544,558
7Houston $287,135
8Charleston $274,217
9Chicago $271,707
10Los Angeles $237,485

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. fell 63.2 percent compared to last year to $8.31 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 17.05 percent compared to last year to $6.91 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 201.9 percent compared to last year to $2.78 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 135.6 percent compared to last year to $2.44 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 353.5 percent compared to last year to $2.44 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 $14.13 million, 55.73 percent, (28.31 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 United Kingdom decreased $703,596, 8.47 percent, (19.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand increased $2.2 million, 97.93 percent, (11.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $6.61 million, 73.2 percent, (6.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $1.7 million, 245.06 percent, (6.05 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.85 percent of all these Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $28.1 million of the $39.66 million total.

All totaled, 57.7 percent of all these Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $22.88 million of the $39.66 million total