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

Imports: Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone

Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone, the No. 197 import by value totaled $210.22 million for the month of July, $1.21 billion through July 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$227.79 M
2Canada$181.98 M
3India$171.94 M
4Spain$146.23 M
5Mexico$103.17 M
6Vietnam$102.96 M
7Turkey$52.66 M
8Israel$42.57 M
9Italy$42.49 M
10South Korea$21.82 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.21 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $231,399,409
2Port of Newark $127,956,437
3Port of Houston $112,083,844
4Port of Virginia $97,155,917
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $53,539,801
6Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $52,127,588
7Port Miami $48,087,894
8Port of Seattle, Wash. $45,493,412
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $36,441,553
10Port of New York $34,978,884

U.S. imports of Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone decreased 9.89 percent through July to $1.21 billion

U.S. imports of Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone decreased 9.89 percent from $1.34 billion to $1.21 billion through the first seven 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 197 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 186 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 July 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 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 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..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $227,790,614
2Canada $181,978,744
3India $171,936,944
4Spain $146,231,843
5Mexico $103,171,609
6Vietnam $102,960,946
7Turkey $52,660,828
8Israel $42,572,359
9Italy $42,489,752
10South Korea $21,817,518

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 30.62 percent compared to last year to $231.4 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 1.08 percent compared to last year to $127.96 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 1.3 percent compared to last year to $112.08 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 14.28 percent compared to last year to $97.16 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 14.43 percent compared to last year to $53.54 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 $498.03 million, 68.62 percent, (18.89 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $31.18 million, 20.68 percent, (15.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $142.02 million, 474.73 percent, (14.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Spain increased $38.95 million, 36.31 percent, (12.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $14.41 million, 16.24 percent, (8.55 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 68.91 percent of all these Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $831.11 million of the $1.21 billion total.

All totaled, 51.58 percent of all these Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $622.14 million of the $1.21 billion total