Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Coral, shell of mollusks

Coral, shell of mollusks, the No. 1046 import by value totaled $1.42 million for the month of February, $2.89 million through February of 2020, and $15.81 million for all of 2019, 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$943,472
2Indonesia$369,891
3China$354,531
4Mexico$288,186
5Tonga$145,506
6Philippines$132,425
7Vietnam$103,184
8New Zealand$100,000
9India$98,839
10Hong Kong$77,910
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.89 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Los Angeles International Airport $1,308,845
2Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $288,186
3Port of Los Angeles $238,765
4Port of Newark $232,451
5Port of Boston $139,442
6Honolulu International Airport, Hawaii $98,635
7Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $93,920
8Port Miami $82,857
9Port of Virginia $71,347
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $56,651

U.S. imports of Coral, shell of mollusks increased 20.34 percent through February to $2.89 million

U.S. imports of Coral, shell of mollusks increased 20.34 percent from $2.4 million to $2.89 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 1046 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1075 for the last full year with a total value of $15.81 million, a $1.05 million, 6.23 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Australia, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 China, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Tonga. The leading gateways were No. 1 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Boston.

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

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Australia $943,472
2Indonesia $369,891
3China $354,531
4Mexico $288,186
5Tonga $145,506
6Philippines $132,425
7Vietnam $103,184
8New Zealand $100,000
9India $98,839
10Hong Kong $77,910

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $724,364
2Boston $81,630
3New York City $74,649
4San Diego $58,828
5Norfolk $51,413
6Dallas $33,155
7Jacksonville/Tampa $22,971
8Miami $18,693
9New Orleans $13,657
10San Francisco $6,650

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:

  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 25.45 percent compared to last year to $1.31 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 14.57 percent compared to last year to $288,186.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 24.88 percent compared to last year to $238,765.
  • Port of Newark rose 149.87 percent compared to last year to $232,451.
  • Port of Boston fell 49.58 percent compared to last year to $139,442.

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 $3,540, 0.38 percent, (32.7 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Indonesia increased $363,968, 6144.99 percent, (12.82 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $19,842, 5.3 percent, (12.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $44,439, 18.23 percent, (9.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Tonga increased $49,610, 51.73 percent, (5.04 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.84 percent of all these Coral, shell of mollusks imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $2.1 million of the $2.89 million total.

All totaled, 76.52 percent of all these Coral, shell of mollusks imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $2.21 million of the $2.89 million total