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

Imports: Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone

Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone, the No. 185 import by value totaled $147.99 million for the month of December, $2.29 billion through December 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$1.18 B
2Canada$283.01 M
3Spain$183.35 M
4Mexico$151.91 M
5Vietnam$108.27 M
6Israel$89.88 M
7India$79.96 M
8Italy$32.18 M
9Turkey$29.34 M
10South Korea$26.46 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.29 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $548,520,875
2Port of Newark $219,495,498
3Port of Houston $185,802,353
4Port of Virginia $137,865,363
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $103,846,164
6Port of Oakland, Calif. $96,373,981
7Port of Seattle, Wash. $91,608,430
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $79,610,331
9Port of Long Beach $78,339,500
10Port Miami $72,524,392

U.S. imports of Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone increased 14.47 percent through December to $2.29 billion

U.S. imports of Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone increased 14.47 percent from $2 billion to $2.29 billion in 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 185 through December 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 December 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $1,180,373,690
2Canada $283,007,058
3Spain $183,350,484
4Mexico $151,908,264
5Vietnam $108,268,030
6Israel $89,880,338
7India $79,964,214
8Italy $32,183,827
9Turkey $29,335,554
10South Korea $26,461,420

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $101,601,235
2New York City $53,011,344
3Houston $35,480,529
4Seattle $30,768,277
5Norfolk $27,350,578
6Chicago $26,562,378
7Miami $22,164,906
8San Francisco $21,565,503
9Atlanta/Savannah $21,229,312
10Detroit $20,002,898

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 10.37 percent compared to last year to $548.52 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 11.65 percent compared to last year to $219.5 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 30.5 percent compared to last year to $185.8 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 14.59 percent compared to last year to $137.87 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 17.28 percent compared to last year to $103.85 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 $163.27 million, 16.05 percent, (51.49 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $33.74 million, 13.53 percent, (12.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Spain increased $29.72 million, 19.35 percent, (8 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $14.71 million, 10.72 percent, (6.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Vietnam increased $7.94 million, 7.91 percent, (4.72 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 83.19 percent of all these Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.91 billion of the $2.29 billion total.

All totaled, 52.15 percent of all these Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $1.2 billion of the $2.29 billion total