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

Imports: Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc.

Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc., the No. 309 import by value totaled $96.96 million for the month of July, $664.42 million through July 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$206.77 M
2Japan$68.86 M
3South Korea$56.04 M
4Germany$54.97 M
5India$50.82 M
6Brazil$30.84 M
7France$28.66 M
8Mexico$28.19 M
9Saudi Arabia$18.49 M
10Thailand$18.2 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $664.42 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $127,571,669
2Port of Houston $126,693,033
3Port of Los Angeles $95,998,860
4Port of Charleston $44,452,572
5Port of Virginia $40,969,216
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $38,772,566
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $38,646,751
8Port of Long Beach $18,902,427
9Port of New Orleans $17,402,341
10Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $15,905,123

U.S. imports of Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. increased 14.33 percent through July to $664.42 million

U.S. imports of Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. increased 14.33 percent from $581.13 million to $664.42 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 309 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 339 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 July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Germany 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 Japan, No. 3 Germany, 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $206,771,963
2Japan $68,858,677
3South Korea $56,043,189
4Germany $54,974,396
5India $50,818,138
6Brazil $30,836,805
7France $28,663,967
8Mexico $28,188,488
9Saudi Arabia $18,490,610
10Thailand $18,196,049

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 11.81 percent compared to last year to $127.57 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 35.53 percent compared to last year to $126.69 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 44.73 percent compared to last year to $96 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 4.34 percent compared to last year to $44.45 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 1.53 percent compared to last year to $40.97 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 $3.78 million, 1.8 percent, (31.12 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $7.79 million, 12.76 percent, (10.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 South Korea increased $11.1 million, 24.7 percent, (8.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany decreased $5.11 million, 8.5 percent, (8.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India increased $32.99 million, 185.04 percent, (7.65 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.84 percent of all these Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $437.47 million of the $664.42 million total.

All totaled, 65.57 percent of all these Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $435.69 million of the $664.42 million total