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

Imports: Cyanides, cyanide oxides

Cyanides, cyanide oxides, the No. 1089 import by value totaled $1.07 million for the month of February, $1.82 million through February of 2020, and $9.95 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
1Germany$507,189
2China$424,060
3Japan$225,117
4South Korea$216,610
5Czech Republic$197,957
6France$129,580
7Switzerland$84,656
8India$29,438
9Canada$2,924
10Argentina$0
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.82 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $446,789
2Chicago O’Hare International Airport $368,245
3Port of Seattle, Wash. $185,659
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $155,249
5Port of Virginia $148,968
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $120,438
7Port of Charleston $117,684
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $71,010
9Port of New Orleans $53,064
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $46,738

U.S. imports of Cyanides, cyanide oxides increased 31.77 percent through February to $1.82 million

U.S. imports of Cyanides, cyanide oxides increased 31.77 percent from $1.38 million to $1.82 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 1089 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1115 for the last full year with a total value of $9.95 million, a $219,242, 2.25 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 China, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Czech Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 China, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 India and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $507,189
2China $424,060
3Japan $225,117
4South Korea $216,610
5Czech Republic $197,957
6France $129,580
7Switzerland $84,656
8India $29,438
9Canada $2,924
10The Netherlands $0

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $348,664
2New York City $315,520
3Atlanta/Savannah $33,687
4Los Angeles $3,645
5Ogdensburg, N.Y. $3,037
6New Orleans $2,645
7Portland/Columbia-Snake River $0
8Baltimore $0
9St. Louis $0
10San Francisco $0

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:

  • Port of Newark fell 22.5 percent compared to last year to $446,789.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 5.09 percent compared to last year to $368,245.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 317.92 percent compared to last year to $185,659.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. totaled $155,249. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of Virginia rose 1127.19 percent compared to last year to $148,968.

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 Germany decreased $37,783, 6.93 percent, (27.91 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $25,235, 5.62 percent, (23.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan increased $70,867, 45.94 percent, (12.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Korea increased $145,600, 205.04 percent, (11.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Czech Republic increased $197,957, 0 percent, (10.89 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.43 percent of all these Cyanides, cyanide oxides imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $1.57 million of the $1.82 million total.

All totaled, 71.8 percent of all these Cyanides, cyanide oxides imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $1.3 million of the $1.82 million total