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

Imports: Coral, shell of mollusks

Coral, shell of mollusks, the No. 1071 import by value totaled $1.4 million for the month of October, $14.28 million through October of 2018, and $15.33 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
1Australia$4.23 M
2China$2.47 M
3Indonesia$1.47 M
4Mexico$1.47 M
5Philippines$1.13 M
6Tonga$486,479
7Italy$466,073
8India$326,213
9Canada$311,000
10Venezuela$242,424
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $14.28 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Los Angeles International Airport $5,271,141
2Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $1,467,781
3Port of Boston $1,172,686
4Port of Los Angeles $1,045,430
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $729,344
6Port of Long Beach $717,815
7Port of Newark $673,888
8Port of Virginia $424,203
9Port Miami $417,969
10Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $305,901

U.S. imports of Coral, shell of mollusks increased 12.09 percent through October to $14.28 million

U.S. imports of Coral, shell of mollusks increased 12.09 percent from $12.74 million to $14.28 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 1071 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1079 for the last full year with a total value of $15.33 million, a $246,103, 1.63 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Australia, No. 2 China, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Philippines. The leading gateways were No. 1 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Port of Boston, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Indonesia, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 China, No. 4 Philippines and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Boston and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Australia $4,233,514
2China $2,467,472
3Indonesia $1,473,478
4Mexico $1,470,960
5Philippines $1,126,333
6Tonga $486,479
7Italy $466,073
8India $326,213
9Canada $311,000
10Venezuela $242,424

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $1,446,044
2San Diego $307,507
3Chicago $274,402
4Boston $213,016
5Miami $100,938
6New York City $70,987
7Atlanta/Savannah $60,100
8Dallas $59,922
9Jacksonville/Tampa $46,973
10San Francisco $45,020

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:

  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 23.52 percent compared to last year to $5.27 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 110.45 percent compared to last year to $1.47 million.
  • Port of Boston rose 40.47 percent compared to last year to $1.17 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 17.19 percent compared to last year to $1.05 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 38.5 percent compared to last year to $729,344.

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 Australia increased $1.5 million, 54.72 percent, (29.64 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $640,382, 35.05 percent, (17.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Indonesia decreased $1.49 million, 50.34 percent, (10.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $773,508, 110.9 percent, (10.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Philippines increased $38,487, 3.54 percent, (7.89 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.41 percent of all these Coral, shell of mollusks imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $10.77 million of the $14.28 million total.

All totaled, 67.82 percent of all these Coral, shell of mollusks imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $9.69 million of the $14.28 million total