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

Imports: Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets

Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets, the No. 281 import by value totaled $93.06 million for the month of February, $189.23 million through February of 2020, and $1.28 billion 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
1China$92.59 M
2Mexico$66.26 M
3Thailand$7.32 M
4India$4.92 M
5Vietnam$4.24 M
6Turkey$2.65 M
7Brazil$2.35 M
8Italy$1.61 M
9Colombia$904,606
10Japan$776,242
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $189.23 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $63,378,421
2Port of Los Angeles $30,524,953
3Port of Newark $18,254,782
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $16,440,959
5Port of Long Beach $9,553,632
6Port of Houston $8,676,631
7Port of Charleston $7,464,758
8Port of Virginia $6,126,459
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $5,303,437
10Port Miami $3,400,980

U.S. imports of Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets decreased 11.20 percent through February to $189.23 million

U.S. imports of Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets decreased 11.20 percent from $213.11 million to $189.23 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 281 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 275 for the last full year with a total value of $1.28 billion, a $29.32 million, 2.35 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 India and No. 5 Vietnam. 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 Vietnam. 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.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $92,591,305
2Mexico $66,264,636
3Thailand $7,318,765
4India $4,921,567
5Vietnam $4,235,265
6Turkey $2,645,673
7Brazil $2,354,598
8Italy $1,608,277
9Colombia $904,606
10Japan $776,242

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $33,246,505
2Los Angeles $14,076,170
3Atlanta/Savannah $12,655,041
4New York City $7,518,166
5Houston $5,040,270
6Chicago $3,971,063
7Charleston $3,953,779
8Dallas $3,700,348
9Cleveland $3,232,776
10Seattle $2,850,871

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 Laredo rose 8.72 percent compared to last year to $63.38 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 32.54 percent compared to last year to $30.52 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 22.7 percent compared to last year to $18.25 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 6.53 percent compared to last year to $16.44 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 18.36 percent compared to last year to $9.55 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 decreased $21.29 million, 18.69 percent, (48.93 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $952,794, 1.46 percent, (35.02 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand decreased $1.22 million, 14.33 percent, (3.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India decreased $239,780, 4.65 percent, (2.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Vietnam increased $1.08 million, 34.05 percent, (2.24 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 92.65 percent of all these Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $175.33 million of the $189.23 million total.

All totaled, 73.01 percent of all these Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $138.15 million of the $189.23 million total