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

Imports: Bones, horn cores, unworked, powder, waste

Bones, horn cores, unworked, powder, waste, the No. 1097 import by value totaled $1.3 million for the month of December, $12.44 million through December of 2018, and $14.16 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
1Australia$2.87 M
2Brazil$2.5 M
3Canada$1.97 M
4New Zealand$859,886
5The Netherlands$721,803
6Mexico$659,405
7Germany$607,960
8Spain$594,805
9South Africa$493,498
10China$368,670
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $12.44 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Philadelphia $4,277,861
2Port of Newark $2,490,145
3Port of Los Angeles $932,346
4Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $883,009
5Port of Virginia $724,574
6Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $657,178
7Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $381,066
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $322,538
9Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $289,807
10Port of Boston $268,684

U.S. imports of Bones, horn cores, unworked, powder, waste decreased 12.11 percent through December to $12.44 million

U.S. imports of Bones, horn cores, unworked, powder, waste decreased 12.11 percent from $14.16 million to $12.44 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 1097 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1081 for the last full year with a total value of $14.16 million, a $2.02 million, 12.48 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Australia, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 New Zealand and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Philadelphia, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 New Zealand and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Philadelphia, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Australia $2,870,201
2Brazil $2,501,326
3Canada $1,972,504
4New Zealand $859,886
5The Netherlands $721,803
6Mexico $659,405
7Germany $607,960
8Spain $594,805
9South Africa $493,498
10China $368,670

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Philadelphia $647,969
2Chicago $555,341
3Pembina, N.D. $373,234
4Los Angeles $365,640
5St. Louis $248,240
6New York City $229,523
7Great Falls, Mont. $176,138
8Detroit $151,924
9San Diego $143,138
10Cleveland $139,342

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Philadelphia rose 74.92 percent compared to last year to $4.28 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 36.03 percent compared to last year to $2.49 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 33.75 percent compared to last year to $932,346.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 33.45 percent compared to last year to $883,009.
  • Port of Virginia rose 157.82 percent compared to last year to $724,574.

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 Australia increased $848,079, 41.94 percent, (23.07 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Brazil increased $478,862, 23.68 percent, (20.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $2.08 million, 51.28 percent, (15.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 New Zealand decreased $1.02 million, 54.16 percent, (6.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 The Netherlands increased $398,732, 123.42 percent, (5.8 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 71.74 percent of all these Bones, horn cores, unworked, powder, waste imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $8.93 million of the $12.44 million total.

All totaled, 74.81 percent of all these Bones, horn cores, unworked, powder, waste imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $9.31 million of the $12.44 million total