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

Imports: Acrylonitrile, related compounds

Acrylonitrile, related compounds, the No. 573 import by value totaled $25.32 million for the month of October, $285.45 million through October of 2018, and $297.16 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
1China$160.55 M
2India$35.33 M
3Japan$23.23 M
4Germany$17.11 M
5United Kingdom$17.1 M
6Israel$5.44 M
7South Korea$5.34 M
8Switzerland$5.11 M
9Italy$4.07 M
10France$3.02 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $285.45 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $50,842,111
2Port of New Orleans $37,195,304
3Port of Los Angeles $34,546,820
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $27,787,198
5Port of Long Beach $21,804,203
6Port of Charleston $21,164,706
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $20,127,388
8Port of New York $13,413,554
9Port of Houston $9,835,208
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $9,144,929

U.S. imports of Acrylonitrile, related compounds increased 10.01 percent through October to $285.45 million

U.S. imports of Acrylonitrile, related compounds increased 10.01 percent from $259.48 million to $285.45 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 573 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 572 for the last full year with a total value of $297.16 million, a $12.53 million, 4.40 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Port of Tacoma, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $160,550,510
2India $35,334,190
3Japan $23,228,869
4Germany $17,111,319
5United Kingdom $17,099,264
6Israel $5,439,594
7South Korea $5,339,372
8Switzerland $5,111,077
9Italy $4,074,471
10France $3,018,844

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1St. Louis $9,830,404
2Chicago $8,612,115
3New York City $7,884,057
4Los Angeles $7,465,669
5Charleston $6,643,524
6Atlanta/Savannah $3,989,370
7Philadelphia $2,396,627
8New Orleans $1,283,074
9Houston $1,141,392
10Minneapolis $939,987

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:

  • Port of Newark rose 28.96 percent compared to last year to $50.84 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 12.64 percent compared to last year to $37.2 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 18.72 percent compared to last year to $34.55 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 92.21 percent compared to last year to $27.79 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 43.45 percent compared to last year to $21.8 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 increased $49.06 million, 44.01 percent, (56.24 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $1.4 million, 4.12 percent, (12.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $9.97 million, 30.03 percent, (8.14 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany decreased $743,123, 4.16 percent, (5.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $7.71 million, 31.07 percent, (5.99 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.74 percent of all these Acrylonitrile, related compounds imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $253.32 million of the $285.45 million total.

All totaled, 60.32 percent of all these Acrylonitrile, related compounds imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $172.18 million of the $285.45 million total