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

Imports: Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters

Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters, the No. 637 import by value totaled $23.78 million for the month of October, $217.99 million through October of 2018, and $185.61 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
1Mexico$102.61 M
2Germany$19.24 M
3France$18.36 M
4Canada$13.65 M
5China$10.2 M
6Italy$9.2 M
7India$8.42 M
8United Kingdom$7.45 M
9Thailand$5.15 M
10Chile$4.91 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $217.99 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $65,044,704
2Port of Newark $29,340,114
3Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas $20,614,401
4Port of Virginia $16,953,410
5Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $10,322,512
6Port of Los Angeles $6,226,634
7Port of Charleston $5,688,206
8John F. Kennedy International Airport $5,563,024
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $5,053,469
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $4,997,181

U.S. imports of Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters increased 39.83 percent through October to $217.99 million

U.S. imports of Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters increased 39.83 percent from $155.9 million to $217.99 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 637 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 692 for the last full year with a total value of $185.61 million, a $21.31 million, 10.30 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 France, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 France, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $102,612,646
2Germany $19,237,521
3France $18,361,771
4Canada $13,648,179
5China $10,195,981
6Italy $9,197,153
7India $8,419,759
8United Kingdom $7,448,589
9Thailand $5,148,754
10Chile $4,910,816

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $14,113,126
2New York City $4,122,666
3Cleveland $2,911,281
4Detroit $2,374,553
5Norfolk $1,310,537
6Los Angeles $1,225,533
7San Francisco $1,055,822
8New Orleans $958,751
9San Juan $919,621
10Atlanta/Savannah $836,489

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 Laredo rose 212.51 percent compared to last year to $65.04 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 29.87 percent compared to last year to $29.34 million.
  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas rose 131.4 percent compared to last year to $20.61 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 19.77 percent compared to last year to $16.95 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 11314 percent compared to last year to $10.32 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 Mexico increased $68.71 million, 202.67 percent, (47.07 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $3.43 million, 21.7 percent, (8.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 France increased $682,346, 3.86 percent, (8.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $20.28 million, 59.77 percent, (6.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China decreased $228,908, 2.2 percent, (4.68 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.26 percent of all these Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $164.06 million of the $217.99 million total.

All totaled, 65.27 percent of all these Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $142.28 million of the $217.99 million total