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

Imports: Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades

Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades, the No. 751 import by value totaled $15.46 million for the month of October, $129.55 million through October of 2018, and $160.56 million 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
1Brazil$71.37 M
2Canada$33.55 M
3South Africa$19.15 M
4Norway$3.01 M
5France$2.44 M
6Japan$19,490
7Indonesia$7,773
8Germany$3,226
9Thailand$0
10Cameroon$0
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $129.55 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $53,871,891
2Port of Mobile, Ala. $19,146,612
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $12,418,261
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $11,423,614
5Port of Charleston $9,570,691
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $7,649,435
7Port of Virginia $6,647,469
8Port of Philadelphia $2,698,354
9Port of Newark $2,262,652
10Port of New Orleans $1,703,165

U.S. imports of Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades decreased 4.38 percent through October to $129.55 million

U.S. imports of Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades decreased 4.38 percent from $135.49 million to $129.55 million through the first 10 months of 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 751 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 724 for the last full year with a total value of $160.56 million, a $13.39 million, 9.10 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 South Africa, No. 4 Norway and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Mobile, Ala., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 South Africa, No. 4 France and No. 5 Norway. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Mobile, Ala. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Brazil $71,367,952
2Canada $33,551,437
3South Africa $19,146,612
4Norway $3,014,485
5France $2,443,493
6Japan $19,490
7Indonesia $7,773
8Germany $3,226
9Austria $0

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $9,134,227
2Detroit $6,324,886
3Mobile $3,445,031
4Buffalo $2,835,227
5Norfolk $1,218,254
6Charleston $1,039,451
7Philadelphia $678,965
8Chicago $221,613
9New Orleans $213,922
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $41,179

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 11.95 percent compared to last year to $53.87 million.
  • Port of Mobile, Ala. rose 90.83 percent compared to last year to $19.15 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 21.16 percent compared to last year to $12.42 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 2.79 percent compared to last year to $11.42 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 23.1 percent compared to last year to $9.57 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 Brazil increased $158,049, 0.22 percent, (55.09 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $5.75 million, 14.62 percent, (25.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 South Africa decreased $2.26 million, 10.57 percent, (14.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Norway increased $2.27 million, 306.54 percent, (2.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 France increased $25,118, 1.04 percent, (1.89 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.98 percent of all these Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $129.52 million of the $129.55 million total.

All totaled, 82.15 percent of all these Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $106.43 million of the $129.55 million total