Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone

Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone, the No. 186 import by value totaled $155.89 million for the month of February, $332.43 million through February of 2020, and $2.16 billion for all of 2019, 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$52.3 M
2Vietnam$45.88 M
3Spain$40.96 M
4Canada$34.7 M
5Malaysia$30.8 M
6Mexico$30.18 M
7Israel$19.59 M
8South Korea$12.68 M
9India$11.86 M
10Italy$9.19 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $332.43 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $66,223,427
2Port of Newark $36,189,304
3Port of Houston $30,236,777
4Port of Virginia $23,199,591
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $18,660,718
6Port of Oakland, Calif. $14,463,927
7Port Miami $13,218,081
8Port of Seattle, Wash. $9,842,412
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $8,957,275
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $8,413,447

U.S. imports of Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone increased 18.49 percent through February to $332.43 million

U.S. imports of Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone increased 18.49 percent from $280.55 million to $332.43 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 186 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 221 for the last full year with a total value of $2.16 billion, a $133.76 million, 5.84 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Malaysia. 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 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 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $52,303,128
2Vietnam $45,880,127
3Spain $40,961,582
4Canada $34,701,969
5Malaysia $30,797,788
6Mexico $30,183,229
7Israel $19,590,599
8South Korea $12,680,993
9India $11,860,045
10Italy $9,187,178

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $29,143,088
2Houston $19,128,429
3New York City $15,450,234
4Seattle $13,221,538
5Norfolk $13,027,632
6Atlanta/Savannah $12,521,205
7San Francisco $8,552,088
8Miami $8,282,733
9Chicago $7,494,724
10Detroit $6,928,064

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 16.31 percent compared to last year to $66.22 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 27.58 percent compared to last year to $36.19 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 50.12 percent compared to last year to $30.24 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 0.53 percent compared to last year to $23.2 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 65.77 percent compared to last year to $18.66 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 $14.34 million, 21.52 percent, (15.73 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Vietnam increased $22.19 million, 93.69 percent, (13.8 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Spain increased $11.41 million, 38.59 percent, (12.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $10.34 million, 22.96 percent, (10.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Malaysia increased $30.08 million, 4219.48 percent, (9.26 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 61.56 percent of all these Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $204.64 million of the $332.43 million total.

All totaled, 52.5 percent of all these Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $174.51 million of the $332.43 million total