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

Imports: Beryllium, chromium, etc.

Beryllium, chromium, etc., the No. 496 import by value totaled $36.86 million for the month of October, $385.61 million through October of 2018, and $397.49 million 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$82.09 M
2Russia$57.78 M
3Brazil$53.96 M
4Chile$50.26 M
5United Kingdom$48.04 M
6France$37.53 M
7Germany$16.13 M
8Canada$13.63 M
9Japan$6.56 M
10Belgium$3.41 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $385.61 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Baltimore, Md. $144,869,108
2John F. Kennedy International Airport $32,346,472
3Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas $30,397,906
4Port of Newark $26,552,342
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $19,485,189
6Port of Chester, Penn. $17,711,556
7Port of Los Angeles $13,032,897
8Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $12,207,581
9Port of New York $10,797,583
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $8,867,480

U.S. imports of Beryllium, chromium, etc. increased 22.21 percent through October to $385.61 million

U.S. imports of Beryllium, chromium, etc. increased 22.21 percent from $315.54 million to $385.61 million 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 496 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 527 for the last full year with a total value of $397.49 million, a $34.81 million, 9.60 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Russia, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Chile, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Russia and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 2 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $82,093,409
2Russia $57,777,735
3Brazil $53,958,216
4Chile $50,256,437
5United Kingdom $48,041,644
6France $37,533,960
7Germany $16,133,288
8Canada $13,632,694
9Japan $6,559,880
10Belgium $3,409,815

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Baltimore $26,434,790
2New York City $13,683,267
3Chicago $8,538,094
4Detroit $7,419,816
5Los Angeles $1,974,508
6Boston $1,968,495
7Cleveland $1,289,207
8Wilmington $1,011,295
9Charleston $906,737
10Washington, D.C. $810,030

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 Baltimore, Md. rose 39.65 percent compared to last year to $144.87 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 1.54 percent compared to last year to $32.35 million.
  • Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas rose 10048 percent compared to last year to $30.4 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 22.71 percent compared to last year to $26.55 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 14.57 percent compared to last year to $19.49 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 $29.49 million, 56.06 percent, (21.29 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Russia increased $17.34 million, 42.86 percent, (14.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Brazil increased $11.97 million, 28.52 percent, (13.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Chile increased $6.04 million, 13.67 percent, (13.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $18.36 million, 61.87 percent, (12.46 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.76 percent of all these Beryllium, chromium, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $292.13 million of the $385.61 million total.

All totaled, 65.78 percent of all these Beryllium, chromium, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $253.65 million of the $385.61 million total