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

Imports: Boric, related acids

Boric, related acids, the No. 1015 import by value totaled $2.42 million for the month of March, $6.37 million through March of 2019, and $29.3 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
1Turkey$2.84 M
2Russia$1.21 M
3Chile$836,910
4Italy$691,245
5Bolivia$350,976
6Peru$239,184
7Argentina$43,406
8India$37,834
9Canada$37,594
10France$32,353
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $6.37 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Virginia $1,930,713
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,103,822
3Port of Baltimore, Md. $1,062,780
4Port of Houston $1,030,287
5Port of Newark $479,764
6Port of Seattle, Wash. $218,989
7Port of Oakland, Calif. $170,359
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $132,135
9Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $59,440
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $42,257

U.S. imports of Boric, related acids increased 17.12 percent through March to $6.37 million

U.S. imports of Boric, related acids increased 17.12 percent from $5.44 million to $6.37 million through the first three 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 1015 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1035 for the last full year with a total value of $29.3 million, a $6.33 million, 27.58 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Turkey, No. 2 Russia, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Bolivia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Virginia, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Turkey, No. 2 Chile, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Russia and No. 5 Peru. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Virginia, No. 2 Port of Wilmington, Dela., No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Baltimore, Md. and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Turkey $2,836,198
2Russia $1,214,221
3Chile $836,910
4Italy $691,245
5Bolivia $350,976
6Peru $239,184
7Argentina $43,406
8India $37,834
9Canada $37,594
10France $32,353

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Norfolk $2,841,078
2Philadelphia $1,927,020
3Baltimore $1,068,892
4New York City $741,378
5Atlanta/Savannah $729,982
6Seattle $511,636
7Houston $464,593
8Detroit $306,144
9San Francisco $275,855
10St. Louis $157,841

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first three months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Virginia fell 22.44 percent compared to last year to $1.93 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 74.85 percent compared to last year to $1.1 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 58.25 percent compared to last year to $1.06 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 164.98 percent compared to last year to $1.03 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 105.33 percent compared to last year to $479,764.

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 Turkey increased $52,697, 1.89 percent, (44.51 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Russia increased $962,141, 381.68 percent, (19.05 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Chile decreased $437,981, 34.35 percent, (13.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy increased $220,625, 46.88 percent, (10.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Bolivia increased $216,816, 161.61 percent, (5.51 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.05 percent of all these Boric, related acids imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $5.93 million of the $6.37 million total.

All totaled, 87.99 percent of all these Boric, related acids imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $5.61 million of the $6.37 million total