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

Imports: Acrylonitrile, related compounds

Acrylonitrile, related compounds, the No. 531 import by value totaled $32.13 million for the month of March, $97.51 million through March of 2019, and $344.49 million 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$54.85 M
2India$15.57 M
3Japan$7.14 M
4Germany$6.86 M
5United Kingdom$5.19 M
6Israel$2.68 M
7Taiwan$1.46 M
8South Korea$1.06 M
9Italy$776,012
10France$662,838
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $97.51 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $19,910,686
2Port of Newark $18,723,079
3Port of New Orleans $14,982,849
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $9,840,117
5Port of Charleston $8,375,393
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $6,488,173
7Port of Long Beach $3,463,683
8Port of Virginia $3,277,797
9Port of Houston $3,189,746
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $3,032,316

U.S. imports of Acrylonitrile, related compounds increased 12.01 percent through March to $97.51 million

U.S. imports of Acrylonitrile, related compounds increased 12.01 percent from $87.06 million to $97.51 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 531 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 555 for the last full year with a total value of $344.49 million, a $47.33 million, 15.93 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March 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 Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading 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 Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $54,854,481
2India $15,565,008
3Japan $7,135,372
4Germany $6,855,688
5United Kingdom $5,185,058
6Israel $2,684,072
7Taiwan $1,458,972
8South Korea $1,056,696
9Italy $776,012
10France $662,838

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1St. Louis $17,920,638
2New York City $14,950,175
3Los Angeles $14,809,910
4Chicago $12,393,346
5New Orleans $9,995,521
6Atlanta/Savannah $9,567,485
7Charleston $9,195,792
8Houston $7,486,702
9Philadelphia $3,563,965
10Minneapolis $2,796,523

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 Los Angeles rose 53.51 percent compared to last year to $19.91 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 11.26 percent compared to last year to $18.72 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 101.16 percent compared to last year to $14.98 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 29.18 percent compared to last year to $9.84 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 6.3 percent compared to last year to $8.38 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 $7.09 million, 14.83 percent, (56.25 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $3.45 million, 28.44 percent, (15.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $1.26 million, 15 percent, (7.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $919,388, 15.49 percent, (7.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $1.93 million, 59.31 percent, (5.32 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91.88 percent of all these Acrylonitrile, related compounds imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $89.6 million of the $97.51 million total.

All totaled, 73.66 percent of all these Acrylonitrile, related compounds imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $71.83 million of the $97.51 million total