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

Imports: Cermets, including waste and scrap

Cermets, including waste and scrap, the No. 826 import by value totaled $7.95 million for the month of March, $21.07 million through March of 2020, and $80.05 million 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
1Germany$13.84 M
2Canada$1.46 M
3China$1.01 M
4Czech Republic$978,970
5Luxembourg$815,962
6Japan$423,322
7Thailand$401,000
8Belgium$359,998
9France$338,300
10Ireland$266,468
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $21.07 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $7,204,786
2Chicago O’Hare International Airport $2,911,188
3Port of Houston $2,559,726
4Port of Philadelphia $2,107,041
5Port of Wilmington, N.C. $717,410
6Houston Int’l Airport $649,933
7Port of Virginia $577,662
8Charlotte International Airport, N.C. $493,199
9John F. Kennedy International Airport $437,940
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $437,136

U.S. imports of Cermets, including waste and scrap decreased 2.38 percent through March to $21.07 million

U.S. imports of Cermets, including waste and scrap decreased 2.38 percent from $21.58 million to $21.07 million through the first three 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 826 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 847 for the last full year with a total value of $80.05 million, a $20.08 million, 20.05 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Czech Republic and No. 5 Luxembourg. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Philadelphia and No. 5 Port of Wilmington, N.C..

In the last previous full year, theleading 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 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Philadelphia and No. 5 Port of Houston.

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $13,838,256
2Canada $1,462,532
3China $1,010,715
4Czech Republic $978,970
5Luxembourg $815,962
6Japan $423,322
7Thailand $401,000
8Belgium $359,998
9France $338,300
10Ireland $266,468

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $1,906,295
2New York City $1,049,463
3Houston $854,700
4Chicago $695,759
5Philadelphia $483,965
6Charleston $392,121
7Wilmington $250,779
8Los Angeles $226,965
9Buffalo $94,281
10Detroit $76,356

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 rose 43.75 percent compared to last year to $7.2 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 766.22 percent compared to last year to $2.91 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 86.66 percent compared to last year to $2.56 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia fell 2.81 percent compared to last year to $2.11 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, N.C. rose 72.22 percent compared to last year to $717,410.

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 $2.9 million, 26.55 percent, (65.68 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $837,722, 36.42 percent, (6.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $441,939, 30.42 percent, (4.8 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Czech Republic increased $239,727, 32.43 percent, (4.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Luxembourg increased $288,954, 54.83 percent, (3.87 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.94 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 $18.11 million of the $21.07 million total.

All totaled, 73.57 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 $15.5 million of the $21.07 million total