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

Imports: Cigars, cigarettes

Cigars, cigarettes, the No. 264 import by value totaled $131.55 million for the month of October, $1.19 billion through October of 2018, and $1.38 billion 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
1Dominican Republic$591.01 M
2Nicaragua$171.72 M
3Mexico$131.77 M
4Canada$86.09 M
5Honduras$74.29 M
6South Korea$42.09 M
7China$25.21 M
8Germany$17.08 M
9Turkey$15.1 M
10Indonesia$13.64 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.19 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Miami $649,694,880
2Port Everglades, Fla. $126,550,355
3Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $98,205,464
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $78,366,592
5Miami International Airport $65,185,500
6Port of Long Beach $34,052,275
7Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $33,029,680
8Port of Los Angeles $22,596,024
9Port of Newark $16,137,699
10Port of Houston $15,667,408

U.S. imports of Cigars, cigarettes increased 4.47 percent through October to $1.19 billion

U.S. imports of Cigars, cigarettes increased 4.47 percent from $1.14 billion to $1.19 billion 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 264 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 246 for the last full year with a total value of $1.38 billion, a $49.77 million, 3.74 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Dominican Republic, No. 2 Nicaragua, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Honduras. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Miami, No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Miami International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Dominican Republic, No. 2 Nicaragua, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Miami, No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Miami International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Dominican Republic $591,010,681
2Nicaragua $171,724,417
3Mexico $131,773,897
4Canada $86,092,494
5Honduras $74,292,358
6South Korea $42,090,308
7China $25,207,127
8Germany $17,082,428
9Turkey $15,102,849
10Indonesia $13,636,105

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Miami $118,191,818
2Cleveland $19,310,204
3St. Louis $14,310,922
4Buffalo $13,716,975
5Jacksonville/Tampa $7,734,333
6Great Falls, Mont. $5,397,893
7Minneapolis $3,608,705
8Laredo $2,757,841
9Los Angeles $1,285,975
10Wilmington $1,194,432

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 Miami rose 9.28 percent compared to last year to $649.69 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 1.72 percent compared to last year to $126.55 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 15.61 percent compared to last year to $98.21 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 10.1 percent compared to last year to $78.37 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 13.26 percent compared to last year to $65.19 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 Dominican Republic increased $36.38 million, 6.56 percent, (49.59 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Nicaragua increased $25.74 million, 17.63 percent, (14.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $13.05 million, 10.99 percent, (11.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $2.85 million, 3.42 percent, (7.22 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Honduras increased $5.05 million, 7.29 percent, (6.23 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.52 percent of all these Cigars, cigarettes imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.05 billion of the $1.19 billion total.

All totaled, 85.42 percent of all these Cigars, cigarettes imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.02 billion of the $1.19 billion total