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

Imports: Containers for compressed gas

Containers for compressed gas, the No. 602 import by value totaled $32.81 million for the month of October, $258.34 million through October of 2018, and $267.73 million 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
1China$83.33 M
2Mexico$60.81 M
3South Korea$16.1 M
4Thailand$15.66 M
5Canada$15.63 M
6Italy$12.11 M
7United Arab Emirates$10.56 M
8Malaysia$9.95 M
9Taiwan$4.84 M
10Turkey$3.58 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $258.34 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas $44,910,997
2Port of Los Angeles $39,253,888
3Port of Houston $27,178,719
4Port of Virginia $24,419,520
5Port of Long Beach $13,002,107
6Port Laredo $11,721,041
7Port of Newark $11,085,085
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $10,397,285
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $10,338,974
10Port of New Orleans $8,722,906

U.S. imports of Containers for compressed gas increased 14.97 percent through October to $258.34 million

U.S. imports of Containers for compressed gas increased 14.97 percent from $224.71 million to $258.34 million 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 602 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 609 for the last full year with a total value of $267.73 million, a $19.63 million, 7.91 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading 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 Houston, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $83,328,151
2Mexico $60,810,376
3South Korea $16,097,404
4Thailand $15,655,401
5Canada $15,633,373
6Italy $12,114,441
7United Arab Emirates $10,560,674
8Malaysia $9,951,323
9Taiwan $4,840,855
10Turkey $3,583,656

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $11,520,520
2Chicago $7,593,707
3Houston $5,437,770
4Jacksonville/Tampa $4,407,603
5Los Angeles $3,994,047
6New Orleans $3,315,680
7Cleveland $2,635,973
8Atlanta/Savannah $1,687,811
9New York City $1,659,314
10Norfolk $1,247,363

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:

  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas rose 39.98 percent compared to last year to $44.91 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 6.8 percent compared to last year to $39.25 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 123.24 percent compared to last year to $27.18 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 165.24 percent compared to last year to $24.42 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 16.08 percent compared to last year to $13 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 China increased $4.24 million, 5.37 percent, (32.26 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $19.91 million, 48.68 percent, (23.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 South Korea increased $524,285, 3.37 percent, (6.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Thailand increased $4.94 million, 46.1 percent, (6.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada increased $2.29 million, 17.12 percent, (6.05 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.14 percent of all these Containers for compressed gas imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $191.52 million of the $258.34 million total.

All totaled, 57.59 percent of all these Containers for compressed gas imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $148.77 million of the $258.34 million total