Current data is through December 2019.

Imports: Acrylonitrile, related compounds

Acrylonitrile, related compounds, the No. 553 import by value totaled $25.65 million for the month of December, $357.62 million through December 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

RankCountry2019
1China$198.02 M
2India$61.87 M
3Germany$22.88 M
4Japan$20.55 M
5United Kingdom$16.44 M
6Switzerland$8.42 M
7Israel$6.84 M
8Taiwan$6.51 M
9South Korea$5.63 M
10Italy$3.36 M
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U.S. imports of Acrylonitrile, related compounds increased 3.81 percent through December 2019 to $357.62 million

U.S. imports of Acrylonitrile, related compounds increased 3.81 percent from $344.49 million to $357.62 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 553 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 567 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 December 2019 the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New Orleans, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, the leading 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 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..

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five in 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of New Orleans rose 41.49 percent to $65.03 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 9.87 percent to $55.16 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 9.1 percent to $50.7 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 9.26 percent to $36.42 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 11.42 percent to $26.53 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 $4.74 million, 2.45 percent, (55.37 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $19.89 million, 47.4 percent, (17.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $2.21 million, 10.71 percent, (6.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan decreased $5.52 million, 21.18 percent, (5.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $6.87 million, 29.46 percent, (4.6 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.41 percent of all these Acrylonitrile, related compounds imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $319.76 million of the $357.62 million total.

All totaled, 65.39 percent of all these Acrylonitrile, related compounds imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $233.84 million of the $357.62 million total.