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

Imports: Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc.

Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc., the No. 309 import by value totaled $102.91 million for the month of March, $279.6 million through March of 2019, and $1.08 billion 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
1China$86.23 M
2Germany$27.14 M
3Japan$25.69 M
4South Korea$22.39 M
5India$21.11 M
6Brazil$15.34 M
7France$13.54 M
8Mexico$10.64 M
9Thailand$9.94 M
10South Africa$7.83 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $279.6 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $51,069,586
2Port of Houston $50,955,487
3Port of Los Angeles $46,219,366
4Port of Charleston $19,335,034
5Port of Virginia $17,885,092
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $15,565,571
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $12,360,304
8Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $11,053,344
9Port of Long Beach $10,081,124
10Port Laredo $7,671,172

U.S. imports of Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. increased 20.54 percent through March to $279.6 million

U.S. imports of Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. increased 20.54 percent from $231.96 million to $279.6 million through the first three 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 309 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 343 for the last full year with a total value of $1.08 billion, a $131.04 million, 13.74 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $86,228,658
2Germany $27,143,546
3Japan $25,690,836
4South Korea $22,387,071
5India $21,113,574
6Brazil $15,339,961
7France $13,536,997
8Mexico $10,640,194
9Thailand $9,939,918
10South Africa $7,825,226

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $74,300,447
2Houston $57,876,133
3Chicago $48,384,995
4Detroit $27,056,177
5Charleston $23,255,148
6Atlanta/Savannah $21,791,517
7Los Angeles $16,444,514
8Norfolk $14,322,067
9Cleveland $12,998,394
10St. Louis $11,789,626

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 of Newark rose 5.69 percent compared to last year to $51.07 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 33.76 percent compared to last year to $50.96 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 63.98 percent compared to last year to $46.22 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 11.41 percent compared to last year to $19.34 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 7.72 percent compared to last year to $17.89 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 China decreased $244,222, 0.28 percent, (30.84 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $970,606, 3.71 percent, (9.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan increased $1.66 million, 6.91 percent, (9.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Korea increased $10.24 million, 84.35 percent, (8.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India increased $11.73 million, 125.12 percent, (7.55 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.29 percent of all these Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $182.56 million of the $279.6 million total.

All totaled, 66.33 percent of all these Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $185.46 million of the $279.6 million total