Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Boric, related acids

Boric, related acids, the No. 1022 import by value totaled $407,955 for the month of February, $3.48 million through February of 2020, and $24.35 million for all of 2019, 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$2.41 M
2Italy$384,309
3Peru$351,795
4Chile$137,427
5India$57,013
6China$52,222
7Bolivia$51,254
8Canada$27,757
9Japan$10,920
10Czech Republic$3,922
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $3.48 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Virginia $1,339,706
2Port of Wilmington, Dela. $1,076,960
3Port of Houston $227,777
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $158,795
5Port of Newark $158,134
6Port of Seattle, Wash. $143,499
7Port of Oakland, Calif. $133,166
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $81,280
9Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $59,337
10Port of Baltimore, Md. $53,901

U.S. imports of Boric, related acids decreased 11.78 percent through February to $3.48 million

U.S. imports of Boric, related acids decreased 11.78 percent from $3.95 million to $3.48 million through the first two months of 2020 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 February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1019 for the last full year with a total value of $24.35 million, a $4.95 million, 16.90 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

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

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Turkey $2,405,963
2Italy $384,309
3Peru $351,795
4Chile $137,427
5India $57,013
6China $52,222
7Bolivia $51,254
8Canada $27,757
9Japan $10,920
10Czech Republic $3,922

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Norfolk $782,071
2Jacksonville/Tampa $127,923
3San Francisco $102,699
4New York City $99,763
5Houston $70,226
6Atlanta/Savannah $59,130
7Seattle $54,287
8St. Louis $39,149
9Detroit $37,234
10Philadelphia $27,558

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Virginia rose 39.59 percent compared to last year to $1.34 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, Dela. totaled $1.08 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of Houston fell 76.53 percent compared to last year to $227,777.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 75.48 percent compared to last year to $158,795.
  • Port of Newark fell 56.58 percent compared to last year to $158,134.

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 $529,765, 28.24 percent, (69.09 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy decreased $191,537, 33.26 percent, (11.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Peru increased $257,710, 273.91 percent, (10.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Chile decreased $641,009, 82.35 percent, (3.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India increased $44,012, 338.53 percent, (1.64 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 95.81 percent of all these Boric, related acids imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $3.34 million of the $3.48 million total.

All totaled, 85.03 percent of all these Boric, related acids imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $2.96 million of the $3.48 million total