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

Imports: Cermets, including waste and scrap

Cermets, including waste and scrap, the No. 847 import by value totaled $9.66 million for the month of March, $21.58 million through March of 2019, and $100.13 million 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
1Germany$10.93 M
2Canada$2.3 M
3Ireland$1.73 M
4China$1.45 M
5United Kingdom$877,423
6Czech Republic$739,243
7Japan$734,019
8Luxembourg$527,008
9Austria$500,616
10India$447,639
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $21.58 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $5,012,142
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $3,351,573
3Port of Philadelphia $2,168,036
4Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas $1,478,001
5Port of Houston $1,371,364
6Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $1,092,648
7Port of Charleston $845,151
8Port of Long Beach $574,900
9John F. Kennedy International Airport $567,909
10Port of Chester, Penn. $517,370

U.S. imports of Cermets, including waste and scrap decreased 1.34 percent through March to $21.58 million

U.S. imports of Cermets, including waste and scrap decreased 1.34 percent from $21.88 million to $21.58 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 847 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 850 for the last full year with a total value of $100.13 million, a $34.88 million, 53.46 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Ireland, No. 4 China and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas and No. 5 Port of Houston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Czech Republic, No. 3 Ireland, No. 4 China and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Philadelphia, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas and No. 5 Port of Houston.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $10,934,884
2Canada $2,300,254
3Ireland $1,732,117
4China $1,452,654
5United Kingdom $877,423
6Czech Republic $739,243
7Japan $734,019
8Luxembourg $527,008
9Austria $500,616
10India $447,639

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $6,073,110
2Houston $5,838,878
3Philadelphia $3,694,608
4Chicago $2,416,411
5Charleston $2,055,564
6Detroit $1,958,833
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $1,690,699
8Atlanta/Savannah $1,585,959
9Cleveland $1,438,671
10Los Angeles $1,207,085

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 Newark fell 20.06 percent compared to last year to $5.01 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 1171.25 percent compared to last year to $3.35 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 35.83 percent compared to last year to $2.17 million.
  • Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas fell 40.45 percent compared to last year to $1.48 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 27.75 percent compared to last year to $1.37 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 Germany increased $848,461, 8.41 percent, (50.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $693,762, 43.18 percent, (10.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Ireland decreased $376,642, 17.86 percent, (8.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $296,597, 16.96 percent, (6.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $531,863, 153.91 percent, (4.07 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 80.14 percent of all these Cermets, including waste and scrap imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $17.3 million of the $21.58 million total.

All totaled, 62 percent of all these Cermets, including waste and scrap imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $13.38 million of the $21.58 million total