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

Imports: Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters

Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters, the No. 639 import by value totaled $24.48 million for the month of December, $263.83 million through December 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$124.48 M
2France$22.12 M
3Germany$21.97 M
4Canada$18.04 M
5China$12.17 M
6Italy$11.27 M
7India$9.93 M
8United Kingdom$9.09 M
9Thailand$6.66 M
10Chile$6.03 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $263.83 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $77,703,909
2Port of Newark $34,897,931
3Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas $22,954,278
4Port of Virginia $19,874,719
5Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $13,603,236
6Port of Los Angeles $8,217,857
7Port of Charleston $7,194,842
8Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $6,706,165
9John F. Kennedy International Airport $6,520,485
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $6,115,653

U.S. imports of Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters increased 42.14 percent through December to $263.83 million

U.S. imports of Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters increased 42.14 percent from $185.61 million to $263.83 million in 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 639 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 695 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 December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 France, No. 3 Germany, 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 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $124,476,496
2France $22,117,966
3Germany $21,972,289
4Canada $18,035,912
5China $12,167,252
6Italy $11,266,659
7India $9,925,104
8United Kingdom $9,090,083
9Thailand $6,657,072
10Chile $6,032,608

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $22,449,400
2New York City $6,823,169
3Detroit $4,610,431
4Cleveland $3,837,916
5Jacksonville/Tampa $2,201,333
6Los Angeles $2,128,294
7Norfolk $2,094,529
8San Francisco $1,850,879
9Charleston $1,502,615
10San Diego $1,366,629

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 215.26 percent compared to last year to $77.7 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 24.43 percent compared to last year to $34.9 million.
  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas rose 82.39 percent compared to last year to $22.95 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 19.48 percent compared to last year to $19.87 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 14942 percent compared to last year to $13.6 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 $80.92 million, 185.76 percent, (47.18 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 France increased $952,829, 4.5 percent, (8.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $2.9 million, 15.18 percent, (8.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $17.52 million, 49.28 percent, (6.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China decreased $327,255, 2.62 percent, (4.61 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.34 percent of all these Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $198.77 million of the $263.83 million total.

All totaled, 64.07 percent of all these Aluminum casks, cans, less than 300 liters imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $169.03 million of the $263.83 million total