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

Imports: Activated carbon, related products

Activated carbon, related products, the No. 656 import by value totaled $23.12 million for the month of July, $139.42 million through July of 2019, and $232.2 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
1India$30.58 M
2Sri Lanka$18.92 M
3China$15.14 M
4Japan$11.27 M
5Philippines$11.22 M
6Mexico$9.93 M
7Australia$8.63 M
8Canada$7.33 M
9The Netherlands$6.13 M
10Indonesia$5.76 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $139.42 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $33,109,325
2Port of Los Angeles $31,019,677
3Port of Houston $16,413,426
4Port of Virginia $7,537,834
5Port of Oakland, Calif. $7,050,850
6Port Laredo $5,968,878
7Port of Long Beach $4,910,053
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $4,465,843
9Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $4,187,483
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $3,477,808

U.S. imports of Activated carbon, related products increased 9.89 percent through July to $139.42 million

U.S. imports of Activated carbon, related products increased 9.89 percent from $126.87 million to $139.42 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 656 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 678 for the last full year with a total value of $232.2 million, a $22.56 million, 10.76 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 Sri Lanka, No. 3 China, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Philippines. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 Sri Lanka, No. 3 China, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Philippines. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1India $30,581,805
2Sri Lanka $18,923,634
3China $15,141,217
4Japan $11,274,752
5Philippines $11,218,147
6Mexico $9,926,011
7Australia $8,628,297
8Canada $7,334,925
9The Netherlands $6,134,409
10Indonesia $5,755,850

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $13,171,946
2Cleveland $11,216,840
3New York City $9,650,428
4Houston $6,272,679
5San Francisco $5,103,945
6Laredo $3,363,001
7Detroit $2,808,605
8Pembina, N.D. $1,963,233
9Minneapolis $1,955,040
10Atlanta/Savannah $1,717,985

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 36.12 percent compared to last year to $33.11 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 6.29 percent compared to last year to $31.02 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 36.29 percent compared to last year to $16.41 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 28.5 percent compared to last year to $7.54 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 30.34 percent compared to last year to $7.05 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 India increased $3.8 million, 14.21 percent, (21.93 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Sri Lanka increased $2.14 million, 12.73 percent, (13.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $1.36 million, 8.23 percent, (10.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan decreased $1.19 million, 9.53 percent, (8.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Philippines increased $3.04 million, 37.1 percent, (8.05 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 62.5 percent of all these Activated carbon, related products imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $87.14 million of the $139.42 million total.

All totaled, 68.23 percent of all these Activated carbon, related products imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $95.13 million of the $139.42 million total