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

Imports: Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone

Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone, the No. 180 import by value totaled $187.75 million for the month of October, $1.99 billion through October of 2018, and $2 billion 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
1China$1.06 B
2Canada$238.3 M
3Spain$157.55 M
4Mexico$129.73 M
5Vietnam$89.7 M
6Israel$79.27 M
7India$56.64 M
8Italy$26.44 M
9Turkey$23.91 M
10South Korea$20.36 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.99 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $479,672,279
2Port of Newark $190,860,841
3Port of Houston $162,716,684
4Port of Virginia $119,885,340
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $94,442,016
6Port of Oakland, Calif. $86,309,322
7Port of Seattle, Wash. $79,554,016
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $67,988,206
9Port of Long Beach $67,867,078
10Port Miami $61,142,366

U.S. imports of Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone increased 20.89 percent through October to $1.99 billion

U.S. imports of Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone increased 20.89 percent from $1.65 billion to $1.99 billion 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 180 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 190 for the last full year with a total value of $2 billion, a $345.94 million, 20.88 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Vietnam. 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..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Mexico 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 – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $1,063,941,191
2Canada $238,299,714
3Spain $157,549,661
4Mexico $129,731,812
5Vietnam $89,700,930
6Israel $79,267,090
7India $56,639,091
8Italy $26,441,402
9Turkey $23,913,669
10South Korea $20,358,770

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $78,023,802
2New York City $36,888,291
3Houston $23,742,962
4Seattle $22,416,371
5Norfolk $18,619,710
6Chicago $18,123,250
7San Francisco $16,851,862
8Atlanta/Savannah $16,745,331
9Miami $14,382,180
10Detroit $12,914,770

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 of Los Angeles rose 22.18 percent compared to last year to $479.67 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 22.15 percent compared to last year to $190.86 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 35.29 percent compared to last year to $162.72 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 18.87 percent compared to last year to $119.89 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 27.91 percent compared to last year to $94.44 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 increased $249.75 million, 30.67 percent, (53.46 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $20.33 million, 9.32 percent, (11.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Spain increased $24.43 million, 18.35 percent, (7.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $13.7 million, 11.8 percent, (6.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Vietnam increased $6.28 million, 7.53 percent, (4.51 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.38 percent of all these Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.68 billion of the $1.99 billion total.

All totaled, 52.64 percent of all these Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.05 billion of the $1.99 billion total