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

Imports: Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets

Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets, the No. 285 import by value totaled $94.23 million for the month of March, $307.34 million through March of 2019, and $1.25 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
1China$150.92 M
2Mexico$103.07 M
3Thailand$13.65 M
4India$7.59 M
5Brazil$5.16 M
6Vietnam$4.48 M
7Italy$3.98 M
8Turkey$3.36 M
9Japan$2.05 M
10United Arab Emirates$1.8 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $307.34 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $92,150,236
2Port of Los Angeles $59,006,023
3Port of Newark $32,141,639
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $22,146,608
5Port of Long Beach $17,684,528
6Port of Seattle, Wash. $11,947,764
7Port of Charleston $11,510,324
8Pharr International Bridge in Texas $10,544,516
9Port of Virginia $8,613,598
10Port of Houston $7,355,463

U.S. imports of Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets increased 7.74 percent through March to $307.34 million

U.S. imports of Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets increased 7.74 percent from $285.25 million to $307.34 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 285 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 303 for the last full year with a total value of $1.25 billion, a $156.83 million, 14.35 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 India and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 India and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $150,924,677
2Mexico $103,066,015
3Thailand $13,645,027
4India $7,593,957
5Brazil $5,161,245
6Vietnam $4,479,007
7Italy $3,975,576
8Turkey $3,357,846
9Japan $2,051,295
10United Arab Emirates $1,803,991

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $137,542,054
2Los Angeles $65,442,193
3New York City $47,251,599
4Atlanta/Savannah $27,526,215
5Dallas $21,861,759
6Chicago $19,958,100
7Seattle $16,469,078
8Cleveland $15,633,673
9Charleston $14,836,526
10Houston $10,360,268

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 Laredo rose 3.14 percent compared to last year to $92.15 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 31.01 percent compared to last year to $59.01 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 20.8 percent compared to last year to $32.14 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 9.53 percent compared to last year to $22.15 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 28.26 percent compared to last year to $17.68 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 China increased $21.67 million, 16.76 percent, (49.11 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $2.54 million, 2.4 percent, (33.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand decreased $1.25 million, 8.41 percent, (4.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India decreased $1.15 million, 13.19 percent, (2.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Brazil increased $1.07 million, 26.1 percent, (1.68 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91.23 percent of all these Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $280.39 million of the $307.34 million total.

All totaled, 72.6 percent of all these Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $223.13 million of the $307.34 million total