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

Imports: Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets

Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets, the No. 289 import by value totaled $99.63 million for the month of December, $1.25 billion through December of 2018, and $1.09 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
1China$576.54 M
2Mexico$457.39 M
3Thailand$61.64 M
4India$34.84 M
5Brazil$15.48 M
6Italy$15.23 M
7Vietnam$12.16 M
8Turkey$12.02 M
9Indonesia$7.83 M
10Dominican Republic$6.21 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.25 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $395,608,939
2Port of Los Angeles $203,463,933
3Port of Newark $126,020,236
4Port of Long Beach $97,269,478
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $85,916,562
6Pharr International Bridge in Texas $59,745,509
7Port of Seattle, Wash. $52,185,271
8Port of Charleston $43,471,317
9Port of Houston $31,674,791
10Port of New York $26,716,779

U.S. imports of Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets increased 14.35 percent through December to $1.25 billion

U.S. imports of Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets increased 14.35 percent from $1.09 billion to $1.25 billion in 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 289 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 300 for the last full year with a total value of $1.09 billion, a $67.53 million, 6.59 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December 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 Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

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 Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $576,544,153
2Mexico $457,388,225
3Thailand $61,638,369
4India $34,844,321
5Brazil $15,476,308
6Italy $15,234,445
7Vietnam $12,155,954
8Turkey $12,021,018
9Indonesia $7,825,156
10Dominican Republic $6,213,857

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $97,667,930
2Los Angeles $48,008,981
3New York City $34,507,108
4Atlanta/Savannah $20,151,483
5Dallas $17,054,107
6Chicago $14,641,366
7Cleveland $12,217,086
8Charleston $10,915,442
9Seattle $10,510,601
10Houston $8,020,944

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 8.87 percent compared to last year to $395.61 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 9.78 percent compared to last year to $203.46 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 21.43 percent compared to last year to $126.02 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 37.96 percent compared to last year to $97.27 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 23.99 percent compared to last year to $85.92 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 $97.59 million, 20.38 percent, (46.14 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $34.52 million, 8.16 percent, (36.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand increased $5.77 million, 10.32 percent, (4.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $3.96 million, 12.84 percent, (2.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Brazil increased $3.13 million, 25.37 percent, (1.24 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91.71 percent of all these Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.15 billion of the $1.25 billion total.

All totaled, 72.69 percent of all these Ceramic sinks, washbasins, toilets imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $908.28 million of the $1.25 billion total