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

Imports: Cigarette paper

Cigarette paper, the No. 692 import by value totaled $15.03 million for the month of February, $32.27 million through February of 2019, and $193.73 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
1France$6.31 M
2Indonesia$3.73 M
3Canada$3.68 M
4Austria$3.67 M
5Spain$3.14 M
6Brazil$3 M
7Philippines$2.23 M
8Finland$1.82 M
9Czech Republic$1.05 M
10Italy$944,890
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $32.27 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Virginia $7,469,322
2Port of Charleston $5,870,374
3Port of Los Angeles $4,105,541
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $3,286,794
5Port of Newark $3,152,764
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,798,958
7Houlton Border Crossing, Maine $1,082,760
8John F. Kennedy International Airport $622,046
9Port of Long Beach $507,899
10Los Angeles International Airport $467,660

U.S. imports of Cigarette paper increased 11.68 percent through February to $32.27 million

U.S. imports of Cigarette paper increased 11.68 percent from $28.9 million to $32.27 million through the first two 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 692 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 711 for the last full year with a total value of $193.73 million, a $19.67 million, 11.30 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 France, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Austria and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Virginia, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 France, No. 2 Austria, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Finland and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Virginia, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1France $6,313,186
2Indonesia $3,729,932
3Canada $3,678,128
4Austria $3,665,053
5Spain $3,139,321
6Brazil $3,003,351
7Philippines $2,231,844
8Finland $1,819,302
9Czech Republic $1,054,946
10Italy $944,890

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Norfolk $15,180,369
2Charleston $9,907,096
3Phoenix/Nogales $8,051,991
4Detroit $6,829,260
5Chicago $6,105,734
6New York City $3,682,169
7Los Angeles $2,287,141
8Atlanta/Savannah $2,247,229
9Portland, Maine $1,838,506
10Cleveland $1,455,459

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 Virginia fell 5.68 percent compared to last year to $7.47 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 11 percent compared to last year to $5.87 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 4.46 percent compared to last year to $4.11 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 2.69 percent compared to last year to $3.29 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 68.57 percent compared to last year to $3.15 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 France decreased $830,310, 11.62 percent, (19.56 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Indonesia increased $1.46 million, 64.29 percent, (11.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $3,030, 0.08 percent, (11.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Austria decreased $28,836, 0.78 percent, (11.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Spain increased $676,985, 27.49 percent, (9.73 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 63.6 percent of all these Cigarette paper imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $20.53 million of the $32.27 million total.

All totaled, 74.01 percent of all these Cigarette paper imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $23.88 million of the $32.27 million total