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

Imports: Cobalt ores and concentrates

Cobalt ores and concentrates, the No. 1198 import by value totaled $135,302 for the month of February, $135,302 through February of 2019, and $659,759 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
1United Kingdom$135,302
2Belgium$0
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $135,302

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Beaufort-Morehead City, N.C. $81,661
2Port of Wilmington, N.C. $50,966
3Port of New Orleans $2,675
4Port of Los Angeles $0

U.S. imports of Cobalt ores and concentrates decreased 6.47 percent through February to $135,302

U.S. imports of Cobalt ores and concentrates decreased 6.47 percent from $144,663 to $135,302 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 1198 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1199 for the last full year with a total value of $659,759, a $24,854, 3.91 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources only markets for U.S. imports in this category were No. 1 United Kingdom and No. 2 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Beaufort-Morehead City, N.C., No. 2 Port of Wilmington, N.C., No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Miami International Airport and No. 5 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources only markets for U.S. imports of were No. 1 Taiwan and No. 2 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 3 Charlotte International Airport, N.C., No. 4 Miami International Airport and No. 5 Philadelphia International Airport.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1United Kingdom $135,302
2Taiwan $0

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Cleveland $314,475
2Wilmington $16,200
3Mobile $7,432

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 Beaufort-Morehead City, N.C. totaled $81,661. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of Wilmington, N.C. totaled $50,966. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of New Orleans totaled $2,675. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Miami International Airport totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

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 United Kingdom increased $135,302, 0 percent, (100 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Taiwan decreased $144,663, 100 percent, (0 percent market share).

All totaled, 100 percent of all these Cobalt ores and concentrates imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $135,302 of the $135,302 total.

All totaled, 100 percent of all these Cobalt ores and concentrates imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $135,302 of the $135,302 total