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

Imports: Caviar, caviar substitutes, other prepared fish

Caviar, caviar substitutes, other prepared fish, the No. 207 import by value totaled $150.58 million for the month of March, $455.22 million through March of 2019, and $1.82 billion 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
1Thailand$162.5 M
2China$37.99 M
3Ecuador$36.33 M
4Vietnam$32.36 M
5Canada$27.13 M
6Fiji$16.98 M
7Morocco$14.32 M
8Senegal$13.44 M
9Mauritius$11.99 M
10Philippines$11.44 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $455.22 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $133,915,920
2Port of Newark $107,111,178
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $51,107,496
4Port of Baltimore, Md. $18,463,468
5Port of Houston $17,459,392
6Port of Long Beach $16,316,908
7Port of Oakland, Calif. $12,030,941
8Houlton Border Crossing, Maine $11,161,768
9Port of Philadelphia $8,916,643
10Port Miami $8,218,681

U.S. imports of Caviar, caviar substitutes, other prepared fish decreased 2.02 percent through March to $455.22 million

U.S. imports of Caviar, caviar substitutes, other prepared fish decreased 2.02 percent from $464.59 million to $455.22 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 207 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 197 for the last full year with a total value of $1.82 billion, a $216.92 million, 13.51 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March 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 – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Thailand $162,500,522
2China $37,992,687
3Ecuador $36,327,222
4Vietnam $32,363,847
5Canada $27,131,614
6Fiji $16,983,581
7Morocco $14,323,684
8Senegal $13,440,596
9Mauritius $11,990,460
10Philippines $11,440,732

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $225,391,008
2New York City $159,597,317
3Atlanta/Savannah $67,399,631
4Baltimore $40,260,179
5Chicago $39,434,222
6Portland, Maine $25,935,037
7Houston $20,128,369
8San Francisco $16,891,568
9Miami $15,214,242
10Seattle $12,600,979

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 Los Angeles fell 15.56 percent compared to last year to $133.92 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 4.6 percent compared to last year to $107.11 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 2.21 percent compared to last year to $51.11 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 27.43 percent compared to last year to $18.46 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 33.35 percent compared to last year to $17.46 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 decreased $2.45 million, 1.48 percent, (35.7 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $34.01 million, 47.23 percent, (8.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Ecuador increased $5.36 million, 17.31 percent, (7.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Vietnam increased $5.34 million, 19.78 percent, (7.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada increased $2.45 million, 9.94 percent, (5.96 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.09 percent of all these Caviar, caviar substitutes, other prepared fish imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $296.32 million of the $455.22 million total.

All totaled, 72.07 percent of all these Caviar, caviar substitutes, other prepared fish imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $328.06 million of the $455.22 million total