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

Imports: Beryllium, chromium, etc.

Beryllium, chromium, etc., the No. 506 import by value totaled $34.66 million for the month of December, $455.35 million through December 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$94.99 M
2Brazil$67.54 M
3Russia$65.17 M
4United Kingdom$59.77 M
5Chile$55.74 M
6France$45.9 M
7Germany$20.02 M
8Canada$15 M
9Japan$6.97 M
10Belgium$5.25 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $455.35 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Baltimore, Md. $172,259,525
2John F. Kennedy International Airport $35,125,069
3Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas $34,627,973
4Port of Newark $27,987,991
5Port of Chester, Penn. $23,477,839
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $21,436,473
7Port of Los Angeles $17,013,328
8Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $14,191,539
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $11,977,816
10Port of New York $11,021,570

U.S. imports of Beryllium, chromium, etc. increased 14.56 percent through December to $455.35 million

U.S. imports of Beryllium, chromium, etc. increased 14.56 percent from $397.49 million to $455.35 million 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 506 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 520 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 December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Russia, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Chile. 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 Port of Chester, Penn..

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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $94,990,556
2Brazil $67,542,398
3Russia $65,172,568
4United Kingdom $59,769,826
5Chile $55,742,577
6France $45,896,334
7Germany $20,024,203
8Canada $15,002,876
9Japan $6,965,895
10Belgium $5,245,400

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Baltimore $42,089,469
2New York City $17,310,830
3Chicago $11,810,986
4Detroit $11,235,079
5Cleveland $4,165,266
6Los Angeles $3,318,016
7Boston $2,382,112
8Philadelphia $1,667,904
9Wilmington $1,650,360
10Charleston $1,480,919

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 27.28 percent compared to last year to $172.26 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 5.8 percent compared to last year to $35.13 million.
  • Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas rose 1640.76 percent compared to last year to $34.63 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 9.99 percent compared to last year to $27.99 million.
  • Port of Chester, Penn. rose 9849.12 percent compared to last year to $23.48 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 $30.22 million, 46.66 percent, (20.86 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Brazil increased $11.74 million, 21.04 percent, (14.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Russia increased $13.47 million, 26.06 percent, (14.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom increased $22.95 million, 62.34 percent, (13.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Chile decreased $1.5 million, 2.62 percent, (12.24 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.38 percent of all these Beryllium, chromium, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $343.22 million of the $455.35 million total.

All totaled, 64.45 percent of all these Beryllium, chromium, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $293.48 million of the $455.35 million total