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

Imports: Cermets, including waste and scrap

Cermets, including waste and scrap, the No. 860 import by value totaled $5.59 million for the month of July, $50.13 million through July 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$29.82 M
2China$3.93 M
3Ireland$3.75 M
4Canada$3.56 M
5Czech Republic$1.23 M
6United Kingdom$1.05 M
7Austria$1.01 M
8Japan$960,609
9India$916,776
10Brazil$893,208
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $50.13 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $8,310,648
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $5,095,907
3Port of Philadelphia $4,729,675
4Port of Charleston $4,172,199
5Port of Houston $4,043,660
6Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas $3,937,501
7Chicago O’Hare International Airport $3,758,170
8John F. Kennedy International Airport $1,690,827
9Charlotte International Airport, N.C. $1,481,349
10Port of Wilmington, N.C. $1,408,675

U.S. imports of Cermets, including waste and scrap decreased 12.13 percent through July to $50.13 million

U.S. imports of Cermets, including waste and scrap decreased 12.13 percent from $57.05 million to $50.13 million through the first seven 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 860 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 845 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 July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 China, No. 3 Ireland, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Czech Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Houston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Czech Republic, No. 4 Ireland and No. 5 China. 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $29,822,826
2China $3,934,060
3Ireland $3,752,790
4Canada $3,558,164
5Czech Republic $1,230,517
6United Kingdom $1,049,884
7Austria $1,006,426
8Japan $960,609
9India $916,776
10Brazil $893,208

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 18.25 percent compared to last year to $8.31 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 254.19 percent compared to last year to $5.1 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia fell 35.43 percent compared to last year to $4.73 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 44.89 percent compared to last year to $4.17 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 12.85 percent compared to last year to $4.04 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 decreased $296,234, 0.98 percent, (59.49 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $105,798, 2.76 percent, (7.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Ireland decreased $207,911, 5.25 percent, (7.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $1.13 million, 24.17 percent, (7.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Czech Republic decreased $3.19 million, 72.16 percent, (2.45 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.37 percent of all these Cermets, including waste and scrap imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $42.3 million of the $50.13 million total.

All totaled, 52.57 percent of all these Cermets, including waste and scrap imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $26.35 million of the $50.13 million total