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

Imports: Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades

Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades, the No. 679 import by value totaled $15 million for the month of February, $31.7 million through February of 2020, and $178.68 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
1Brazil$20.98 M
2Canada$5.95 M
3South Africa$2.07 M
4France$1.84 M
5Norway$856,179
6Ireland$0
7South Korea$0
8India$0
9Mexico$0
10Switzerland$0
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $31.7 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $15,207,515
2Port of Charleston $3,773,337
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $3,654,394
4Port of Virginia $3,228,174
5Port of Newark $1,505,811
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,262,682
7Port of Mobile, Ala. $1,051,280
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,034,810
9Port of Philadelphia $543,302
10Port of New Orleans $367,884

U.S. imports of Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades increased 3.36 percent through February to $31.7 million

U.S. imports of Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades increased 3.36 percent from $30.67 million to $31.7 million through the first two 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 679 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 705 for the last full year with a total value of $178.68 million, a $9.72 million, 5.75 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading 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 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Newark.

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

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Brazil $20,979,750
2Canada $5,951,886
3South Africa $2,068,962
4France $1,840,392
5Norway $856,179

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $3,772,697
2Mobile $1,412,500
3Charleston $1,348,134
4Detroit $1,041,566
5Norfolk $447,541
6Buffalo $349,729
7St. Louis $195,522
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $193,636
9New Orleans $181,512
10Philadelphia $120,103

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 20.12 percent compared to last year to $15.21 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 2.16 percent compared to last year to $3.77 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 140.5 percent compared to last year to $3.65 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 20.44 percent compared to last year to $3.23 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 26.75 percent compared to last year to $1.51 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 $844,646, 4.19 percent, (66.19 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $2 million, 50.44 percent, (18.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 South Africa decreased $1.99 million, 49.01 percent, (6.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 France decreased $17,022, 0.92 percent, (5.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Norway increased $196,503, 29.79 percent, (2.7 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 100 percent of all these Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $31.7 million of the $31.7 million total.

All totaled, 86.35 percent of all these Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $27.37 million of the $31.7 million total