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

Imports: Copper tube or pipe fittings

Copper tube or pipe fittings, the No. 416 import by value totaled $64.99 million for the month of October, $613.55 million through October of 2018, and $625.62 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$197.06 M
2Germany$135.07 M
3Australia$48.27 M
4Taiwan$41.79 M
5Mexico$36.16 M
6South Korea$30.65 M
7Thailand$25.39 M
8Italy$19.01 M
9United Kingdom$14.42 M
10Canada$13.06 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $613.55 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $188,200,719
2Port of Los Angeles $96,338,403
3Port of Newark $75,001,053
4Port of Long Beach $34,171,144
5Port Laredo $26,041,422
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $19,365,778
7Port of Charleston $16,533,865
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $13,332,305
9Pharr International Bridge in Texas $13,314,661
10Port of Virginia $11,957,799

U.S. imports of Copper tube or pipe fittings increased 18.33 percent through October to $613.55 million

U.S. imports of Copper tube or pipe fittings increased 18.33 percent from $518.53 million to $613.55 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 416 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 431 for the last full year with a total value of $625.62 million, a $63.38 million, 11.27 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $197,055,011
2Germany $135,068,292
3Australia $48,268,353
4Taiwan $41,786,771
5Mexico $36,161,355
6South Korea $30,651,421
7Thailand $25,388,173
8Italy $19,008,946
9United Kingdom $14,423,465
10Canada $13,064,634

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $28,259,529
2Chicago $9,710,985
3New York City $9,152,678
4Laredo $7,907,989
5Los Angeles $7,576,904
6Cleveland $6,641,060
7Charleston $4,390,654
8Detroit $3,665,157
9Houston $3,032,235
10Dallas $2,866,486

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 of Savannah, Ga. rose 18.74 percent compared to last year to $188.2 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 29.17 percent compared to last year to $96.34 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 13.31 percent compared to last year to $75 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 15.62 percent compared to last year to $34.17 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 5.12 percent compared to last year to $26.04 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 $38.81 million, 24.52 percent, (32.12 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $12.89 million, 10.55 percent, (22.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Australia increased $20.86 million, 76.12 percent, (7.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Taiwan increased $2.75 million, 7.05 percent, (6.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico decreased $1.67 million, 4.41 percent, (5.89 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.7 percent of all these Copper tube or pipe fittings imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $458.34 million of the $613.55 million total.

All totaled, 68.41 percent of all these Copper tube or pipe fittings imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $419.75 million of the $613.55 million total