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

Imports: Aldehydes, cyclic polymers, paraformaldehyde

Aldehydes, cyclic polymers, paraformaldehyde, the No. 556 import by value totaled $32.04 million for the month of March, $85.74 million through March of 2019, and $310.4 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$26.66 M
2Japan$17.47 M
3Germany$11.5 M
4India$5.89 M
5Spain$3.69 M
6France$3.25 M
7Indonesia$2.95 M
8Norway$2.82 M
9Mexico$2.73 M
10United Kingdom$2.67 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $85.74 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $39,936,870
2Port of Charleston $16,719,817
3Port of Houston $8,673,517
4Port of New Orleans $3,093,001
5John F. Kennedy International Airport $2,694,902
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $2,455,221
7Port of Los Angeles $2,263,110
8Port Laredo $2,023,665
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $1,232,438
10Port of Chester, Penn. $1,159,405

U.S. imports of Aldehydes, cyclic polymers, paraformaldehyde increased 0.84 percent through March to $85.74 million

U.S. imports of Aldehydes, cyclic polymers, paraformaldehyde increased 0.84 percent from $85.03 million to $85.74 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 556 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 560 for the last full year with a total value of $310.4 million, a $32.28 million, 11.61 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 India and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 India and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $26,663,273
2Japan $17,470,489
3Germany $11,502,321
4India $5,887,261
5Spain $3,693,840
6France $3,251,141
7Indonesia $2,948,000
8Norway $2,819,495
9Mexico $2,731,979
10United Kingdom $2,671,108

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $54,335,112
2Charleston $16,053,242
3Houston $10,555,812
4New Orleans $4,998,656
5Chicago $2,483,845
6Cleveland $1,773,293
7Laredo $1,640,602
8St. Louis $1,587,947
9Dallas $1,459,717
10Detroit $1,410,314

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 Newark fell 4.25 percent compared to last year to $39.94 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 4.8 percent compared to last year to $16.72 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 11.45 percent compared to last year to $8.67 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 1.62 percent compared to last year to $3.09 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 29.67 percent compared to last year to $2.69 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 $5.71 million, 17.63 percent, (31.1 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $3.34 million, 23.62 percent, (20.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $1.57 million, 11.99 percent, (13.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $1.46 million, 33.05 percent, (6.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Spain decreased $31,862, 0.86 percent, (4.31 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.06 percent of all these Aldehydes, cyclic polymers, paraformaldehyde imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $65.22 million of the $85.74 million total.

All totaled, 82.94 percent of all these Aldehydes, cyclic polymers, paraformaldehyde imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $71.12 million of the $85.74 million total