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

Imports: Beryllium, chromium, etc.

Beryllium, chromium, etc., the No. 528 import by value totaled $25.28 million for the month of July, $236.89 million through July of 2019, and $455.35 million 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
1Russia$45.49 M
2Brazil$41.26 M
3China$30.11 M
4United Kingdom$29.7 M
5France$27.63 M
6Chile$26.51 M
7Germany$14.77 M
8Canada$5.91 M
9Belgium$3.57 M
10South Korea$3.49 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $236.89 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Baltimore, Md. $97,859,177
2John F. Kennedy International Airport $19,625,261
3Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas $15,820,719
4Port of Chester, Penn. $13,319,824
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $10,856,412
6Port of Virginia $9,101,574
7Port of Los Angeles $7,523,883
8Port of Newark $6,227,396
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $5,858,823
10Port of Charleston $5,710,753

U.S. imports of Beryllium, chromium, etc. decreased 9.83 percent through July to $236.89 million

U.S. imports of Beryllium, chromium, etc. decreased 9.83 percent from $262.71 million to $236.89 million 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 528 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 496 for the last full year with a total value of $455.35 million, a $57.85 million, 14.56 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Russia, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 China, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 France. 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 Chester, Penn. and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Russia, 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 Port of Chester, Penn..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Russia $45,485,229
2Brazil $41,261,561
3China $30,107,731
4United Kingdom $29,703,444
5France $27,625,735
6Chile $26,505,481
7Germany $14,772,106
8Canada $5,908,769
9Belgium $3,565,570
10South Korea $3,493,449

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Baltimore $57,654,760
2New York City $21,337,149
3Chicago $13,417,501
4Detroit $13,246,371
5Philadelphia $6,878,894
6Cleveland $5,496,914
7Los Angeles $4,690,030
8Boston $3,043,927
9Wilmington $2,079,401
10Charleston $1,824,443

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 Baltimore, Md. fell 11.14 percent compared to last year to $97.86 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 20.64 percent compared to last year to $19.63 million.
  • Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas rose 17.35 percent compared to last year to $15.82 million.
  • Port of Chester, Penn. rose 78.34 percent compared to last year to $13.32 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 40.02 percent compared to last year to $10.86 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 Russia increased $5.56 million, 13.93 percent, (19.2 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Brazil decreased $3.11 million, 7.01 percent, (17.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $25.99 million, 46.33 percent, (12.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom increased $725,429, 2.5 percent, (12.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 France increased $2.88 million, 11.65 percent, (11.66 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 73.53 percent of all these Beryllium, chromium, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $174.18 million of the $236.89 million total.

All totaled, 66.48 percent of all these Beryllium, chromium, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $157.48 million of the $236.89 million total