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

Imports: Caviar, caviar substitutes, other prepared fish

Caviar, caviar substitutes, other prepared fish, the No. 227 import by value totaled $150.54 million for the month of October, $1.45 billion through October of 2018, and $1.61 billion 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
1Thailand$459.9 M
2China$220.02 M
3Ecuador$119.09 M
4Vietnam$84.53 M
5Canada$72.98 M
6Fiji$54.59 M
7Morocco$46.51 M
8Indonesia$41.75 M
9Poland$36.49 M
10Japan$33.57 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.45 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $469,378,058
2Port of Newark $348,862,353
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $138,884,884
4Port of Baltimore, Md. $76,596,288
5Port of Houston $51,895,704
6Port of Oakland, Calif. $37,869,108
7Houlton Border Crossing, Maine $27,874,305
8Port of Virginia $27,468,075
9Port of Long Beach $25,886,247
10Port of Philadelphia $24,496,985

U.S. imports of Caviar, caviar substitutes, other prepared fish increased 14.48 percent through October to $1.45 billion

U.S. imports of Caviar, caviar substitutes, other prepared fish increased 14.48 percent from $1.27 billion to $1.45 billion 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 227 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 228 for the last full year with a total value of $1.61 billion, a $197.5 million, 14.03 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Thailand, No. 2 China, No. 3 Ecuador, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Baltimore, Md. and No. 5 Port of Houston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Thailand, No. 2 China, No. 3 Ecuador, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Baltimore, Md. and No. 5 Port of Houston.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Thailand $459,896,083
2China $220,021,084
3Ecuador $119,088,405
4Vietnam $84,529,480
5Canada $72,979,942
6Fiji $54,585,513
7Morocco $46,514,580
8Indonesia $41,753,199
9Poland $36,485,984
10Japan $33,567,070

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $98,214,448
2New York City $71,080,635
3Atlanta/Savannah $36,332,637
4Chicago $21,730,592
5Baltimore $19,172,489
6Portland, Maine $12,676,305
7Houston $8,055,358
8Dallas $7,752,732
9Miami $7,618,746
10San Francisco $7,352,109

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 Los Angeles rose 26.51 percent compared to last year to $469.38 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 13.95 percent compared to last year to $348.86 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 15.79 percent compared to last year to $138.88 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 40.32 percent compared to last year to $76.6 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 56.55 percent compared to last year to $51.9 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 Thailand increased $69.78 million, 17.89 percent, (31.71 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $23.12 million, 11.74 percent, (15.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Ecuador increased $20.94 million, 21.33 percent, (8.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Vietnam decreased $10.06 million, 10.63 percent, (5.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada decreased $6.08 million, 7.69 percent, (5.03 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.96 percent of all these Caviar, caviar substitutes, other prepared fish imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $956.51 million of the $1.45 billion total.

All totaled, 74.86 percent of all these Caviar, caviar substitutes, other prepared fish imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.09 billion of the $1.45 billion total