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

Imports: Containers for compressed gas

Containers for compressed gas, the No. 601 import by value totaled $24.56 million for the month of August, $201.34 million through August of 2019, and $314.45 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
1Mexico$57.41 M
2China$50.97 M
3Thailand$15.56 M
4South Korea$13.09 M
5Canada$10.56 M
6Malaysia$8.62 M
7India$7.95 M
8Italy$7.56 M
9Portugal$5.38 M
10Qatar$5 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $201.34 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas $40,836,806
2Port of Los Angeles $21,029,006
3Port of Newark $20,388,512
4Port of Virginia $19,985,297
5Port Laredo $13,995,086
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $12,884,728
7Port of Houston $10,971,117
8Port of Charleston $7,063,426
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $6,686,745
10Port of Long Beach $3,979,529

U.S. imports of Containers for compressed gas decreased 0.52 percent through August to $201.34 million

U.S. imports of Containers for compressed gas decreased 0.52 percent from $202.39 million to $201.34 million through the first eight 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 601 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 605 for the last full year with a total value of $314.45 million, a $46.72 million, 17.45 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $57,413,203
2China $50,970,533
3Thailand $15,563,498
4South Korea $13,087,605
5Canada $10,564,299
6Malaysia $8,617,464
7India $7,946,877
8Italy $7,557,788
9Portugal $5,378,138
10Qatar $5,000,000

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $22,890,511
2Chicago $15,250,738
3Los Angeles $10,793,226
4Houston $8,093,514
5Norfolk $7,083,654
6Cleveland $5,802,825
7Jacksonville/Tampa $5,784,385
8New Orleans $4,710,645
9New York City $4,556,210
10Great Falls, Mont. $4,065,485

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas rose 12.33 percent compared to last year to $40.84 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 34.6 percent compared to last year to $21.03 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 125.58 percent compared to last year to $20.39 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 0.81 percent compared to last year to $19.99 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 38.22 percent compared to last year to $14 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 Mexico increased $8.75 million, 17.99 percent, (28.52 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $14.62 million, 22.29 percent, (25.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand increased $3.09 million, 24.77 percent, (7.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Korea increased $211,939, 1.65 percent, (6.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada decreased $798,506, 7.03 percent, (5.25 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 73.31 percent of all these Containers for compressed gas imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $147.6 million of the $201.34 million total.

All totaled, 57.73 percent of all these Containers for compressed gas imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $116.23 million of the $201.34 million total