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

Imports: Boric, related acids

Boric, related acids, the No. 1022 import by value totaled $3.12 million for the month of October, $23.27 million through October of 2018, and $22.97 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
1Turkey$14.14 M
2Chile$3.98 M
3Italy$1.67 M
4Peru$1 M
5Bolivia$962,419
6Argentina$304,476
7China$264,050
8Russia$252,080
9India$184,123
10Hong Kong$174,636
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $23.27 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Virginia $10,278,074
2Port of Houston $2,733,022
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $2,154,265
4Port of Wilmington, Dela. $2,068,400
5Port of Baltimore, Md. $2,010,426
6Port of Seattle, Wash. $936,675
7Port of Newark $634,540
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $557,757
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $519,089
10Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $241,014

U.S. imports of Boric, related acids increased 21.80 percent through October to $23.27 million

U.S. imports of Boric, related acids increased 21.80 percent from $19.1 million to $23.27 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 1022 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1045 for the last full year with a total value of $22.97 million, a $4.83 million, 17.37 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

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

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Turkey $14,141,720
2Chile $3,979,133
3Italy $1,671,138
4Peru $1,001,601
5Bolivia $962,419
6Argentina $304,476
7China $264,050
8Russia $252,080
9India $184,123
10Hong Kong $174,636

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Norfolk $1,137,993
2Baltimore $596,625
3Atlanta/Savannah $583,528
4Houston $363,053
5Seattle $241,125
6Detroit $206,422
7New York City $124,812
8San Francisco $79,152
9Miami $75,635
10Jacksonville/Tampa $58,878

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 Virginia rose 44.29 percent compared to last year to $10.28 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 21.17 percent compared to last year to $2.73 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 17.81 percent compared to last year to $2.15 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, Dela. rose 34.9 percent compared to last year to $2.07 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 7.23 percent compared to last year to $2.01 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 Turkey increased $4.15 million, 41.55 percent, (60.78 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Chile increased $1.02 million, 34.61 percent, (17.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy decreased $15,342, 0.91 percent, (7.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Peru decreased $194,122, 16.23 percent, (4.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Bolivia increased $125,715, 15.03 percent, (4.14 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.5 percent of all these Boric, related acids imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $21.76 million of the $23.27 million total.

All totaled, 82.71 percent of all these Boric, related acids imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $19.24 million of the $23.27 million total