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

Imports: Chemical wood pulp, not dissolving grade

Chemical wood pulp, not dissolving grade, the No. 177 import by value totaled $200.33 million for the month of February, $361.77 million through February of 2020, and $2.97 billion 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
1Canada$223.95 M
2Brazil$98.73 M
3Sweden$26.06 M
4Chile$6.7 M
5Finland$3.72 M
6Philippines$2.48 M
7Belgium$135,000
8Denmark$0
9Albania$0
10Thailand$0
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $361.77 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1International Falls, Minn. $84,630,499
2Port of Mobile, Ala. $22,757,488
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $21,566,384
4Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $20,544,797
5Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $20,121,811
6Port of Baltimore, Md. $18,801,907
7Port of Philadelphia $17,043,617
8Port of Albany, N.Y. $15,228,198
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $13,587,670
10Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $11,692,367

U.S. imports of Chemical wood pulp, not dissolving grade decreased 44.37 percent through February to $361.77 million

U.S. imports of Chemical wood pulp, not dissolving grade decreased 44.37 percent from $650.36 million to $361.77 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 177 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 110 for the last full year with a total value of $2.97 billion, a $270.52 million, 8.34 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Sweden, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 Finland. The leading gateways were No. 1 International Falls, Minn., No. 2 Port of Mobile, Ala., No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Sweden, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 International Falls, Minn., No. 2 Port of Mobile, Ala., No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 Port of Jacksonville, Fla. and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $223,946,309
2Brazil $98,729,395
3Sweden $26,055,717
4Chile $6,700,380
5Finland $3,722,232
6Philippines $2,479,926
7Belgium $135,000
8France $0

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Duluth, Minn. $51,470,636
2Port Arthur, Texas $20,465,123
3Seattle $20,367,015
4Ogdensburg, N.Y. $19,361,339
5Detroit $14,492,456
6Pembina, N.D. $12,558,507
7Jacksonville/Tampa $12,455,648
8Mobile $10,627,460
9Baltimore $10,095,574
10Portland, Maine $6,620,788

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:

  • International Falls, Minn. fell 28.79 percent compared to last year to $84.63 million.
  • Port of Mobile, Ala. fell 77.25 percent compared to last year to $22.76 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 18.73 percent compared to last year to $21.57 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. fell 34.61 percent compared to last year to $20.54 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 40.43 percent compared to last year to $20.12 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 Canada decreased $93.66 million, 29.49 percent, (61.9 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Brazil decreased $197.67 million, 66.69 percent, (27.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Sweden increased $6.6 million, 33.92 percent, (7.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Chile decreased $6.6 million, 49.61 percent, (1.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Finland increased $3.37 million, 968.12 percent, (1.03 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.28 percent of all these Chemical wood pulp, not dissolving grade imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $359.15 million of the $361.77 million total.

All totaled, 46.89 percent of all these Chemical wood pulp, not dissolving grade imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $169.62 million of the $361.77 million total