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

Imports: Coral, shell of mollusks

Coral, shell of mollusks, the No. 1069 import by value totaled $1.18 million for the month of December, $16.86 million through December 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$5.19 M
2China$3.05 M
3Mexico$1.86 M
4Indonesia$1.48 M
5Philippines$1.23 M
6Tonga$609,185
7Italy$508,730
8India$374,466
9Canada$328,500
10Thailand$304,043
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $16.86 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Los Angeles International Airport $6,339,088
2Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $1,857,847
3Port of Boston $1,485,397
4Port of Los Angeles $1,222,912
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $817,029
6Port of Long Beach $786,030
7Port of Newark $720,103
8Port of Virginia $515,647
9Port Miami $436,829
10Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $349,293

U.S. imports of Coral, shell of mollusks increased 10.03 percent through December to $16.86 million

U.S. imports of Coral, shell of mollusks increased 10.03 percent from $15.33 million to $16.86 million in 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 1069 through December 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 $15.33 million, a $246,103, 1.63 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Australia, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Indonesia 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Australia $5,191,452
2China $3,053,094
3Mexico $1,861,026
4Indonesia $1,477,266
5Philippines $1,229,204
6Tonga $609,185
7Italy $508,730
8India $374,466
9Canada $328,500
10Thailand $304,043

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $1,948,750
2San Diego $480,687
3Boston $387,222
4Chicago $338,219
5Miami $137,298
6Dallas $92,388
7Jacksonville/Tampa $88,230
8New York City $79,923
9Atlanta/Savannah $63,595
10Norfolk $50,105

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 25.41 percent compared to last year to $6.34 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 113.03 percent compared to last year to $1.86 million.
  • Port of Boston rose 47.62 percent compared to last year to $1.49 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 15.52 percent compared to last year to $1.22 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 46.48 percent compared to last year to $817,029.

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 $1.9 million, 57.59 percent, (30.79 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $846,721, 38.38 percent, (18.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $988,932, 113.4 percent, (11.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia decreased $2.14 million, 59.21 percent, (8.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Philippines decreased $108,790, 8.13 percent, (7.29 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.97 percent of all these Coral, shell of mollusks imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $12.81 million of the $16.86 million total.

All totaled, 69.51 percent of all these Coral, shell of mollusks imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $11.72 million of the $16.86 million total