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

Imports: Anti-knock additives

Anti-knock additives, the No. 469 import by value totaled $52.84 million for the month of August, $380.59 million through August of 2019, and $603.11 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
1Canada$73.65 M
2France$72.82 M
3Italy$60.27 M
4Mexico$51.72 M
5Japan$24.71 M
6United Kingdom$22.6 M
7India$18.75 M
8Singapore$17.1 M
9Germany$16.13 M
10Belgium$6.97 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $380.59 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $101,501,839
2Port of Newark $65,751,411
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $49,276,673
4Port Laredo $45,534,073
5Port of New Orleans $28,788,066
6Port of Los Angeles $14,983,833
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $11,284,958
8Port of Virginia $9,090,757
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $8,497,085
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $7,078,929

U.S. imports of Anti-knock additives decreased 7.06 percent through August to $380.59 million

U.S. imports of Anti-knock additives decreased 7.06 percent from $409.5 million to $380.59 million through the first eight 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 469 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 449 for the last full year with a total value of $603.11 million, a $69.44 million, 13.01 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 France, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 France, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $73,652,197
2France $72,824,657
3Italy $60,265,616
4Mexico $51,718,929
5Japan $24,706,245
6United Kingdom $22,600,052
7India $18,749,788
8Singapore $17,104,139
9Germany $16,125,105
10Belgium $6,973,378

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $39,522,122
2New York City $31,180,213
3Detroit $31,049,061
4New Orleans $25,284,965
5Laredo $22,870,877
6Buffalo $6,042,853
7Chicago $4,762,691
8Cleveland $3,790,834
9Los Angeles $2,992,388
10Wilmington $2,709,115

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first eight months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 18.03 percent compared to last year to $101.5 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 13.38 percent compared to last year to $65.75 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 17.36 percent compared to last year to $49.28 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 5.72 percent compared to last year to $45.53 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 40.67 percent compared to last year to $28.79 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 Canada decreased $12.54 million, 14.55 percent, (19.35 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 France decreased $10.98 million, 13.1 percent, (19.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy decreased $9.64 million, 13.79 percent, (15.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico decreased $2.59 million, 4.76 percent, (13.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan increased $4.2 million, 20.49 percent, (6.49 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.4 percent of all these Anti-knock additives imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $283.17 million of the $380.59 million total.

All totaled, 76.42 percent of all these Anti-knock additives imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $290.85 million of the $380.59 million total