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

Imports: Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone

Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone, the No. 215 import by value totaled $152.2 million for the month of March, $432.75 million through March of 2019, and $2.29 billion 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$84.44 M
2Canada$70.26 M
3India$57.68 M
4Spain$50.87 M
5Mexico$41.39 M
6Vietnam$35.88 M
7Turkey$16.89 M
8Italy$14.72 M
9Israel$9.7 M
10Philippines$7.87 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $432.75 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $81,791,938
2Port of Newark $43,626,248
3Port of Houston $37,473,366
4Port of Virginia $36,606,775
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $22,151,145
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $17,144,270
7Port Miami $16,607,612
8Port of Seattle, Wash. $14,953,670
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $12,841,051
10Port of New York $12,390,752

U.S. imports of Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone decreased 14.10 percent through March to $432.75 million

U.S. imports of Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone decreased 14.10 percent from $503.81 million to $432.75 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 215 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 194 for the last full year with a total value of $2.29 billion, a $289.8 million, 14.47 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 India, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Mexico. 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 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Israel. 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 Savannah, Ga..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $84,443,285
2Canada $70,255,079
3India $57,683,014
4Spain $50,867,451
5Mexico $41,394,940
6Vietnam $35,878,440
7Turkey $16,890,089
8Italy $14,720,070
9Israel $9,699,788
10Philippines $7,869,322

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $130,419,093
2New York City $68,689,431
3Houston $46,695,909
4Seattle $41,030,572
5Chicago $34,744,341
6Norfolk $34,545,675
7Miami $29,479,090
8San Francisco $28,961,648
9Detroit $26,959,837
10Atlanta/Savannah $26,744,517

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 Los Angeles fell 32.72 percent compared to last year to $81.79 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 17.67 percent compared to last year to $43.63 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 0.02 percent compared to last year to $37.47 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 19.23 percent compared to last year to $36.61 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 38.5 percent compared to last year to $22.15 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 $194.49 million, 69.73 percent, (19.51 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $19.2 million, 37.61 percent, (16.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $46.71 million, 425.78 percent, (13.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Spain increased $17.82 million, 53.93 percent, (11.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $6.96 million, 20.2 percent, (9.57 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.4 percent of all these Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $304.64 million of the $432.75 million total.

All totaled, 51.22 percent of all these Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $221.65 million of the $432.75 million total