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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through August 2019.

Imports: Epoxides

Epoxides, the No. 751 import by value totaled $9.42 million for the month of August, $103.17 million through August of 2019, and $173.19 million for all of 2018, 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$25 M
2South Korea$22.43 M
3Japan$13.07 M
4Germany$11.97 M
5Thailand$11.85 M
6Italy$10.23 M
7The Netherlands$2.92 M
8India$2.43 M
9Mexico$1.7 M
10Switzerland$492,068
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $103.17 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $54,905,267
2Port of Long Beach $12,121,313
3Port of Los Angeles $9,734,969
4Port of Newark $9,284,362
5Port of Virginia $4,074,377
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $2,592,563
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,865,308
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,800,874
9Port of Charleston $1,739,701
10Port Laredo $1,698,300

U.S. imports of Epoxides increased 2.78 percent through August to $103.17 million

U.S. imports of Epoxides increased 2.78 percent from $100.38 million to $103.17 million through the first eight months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 751 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 755 for the last full year with a total value of $173.19 million, a $36.49 million, 26.70 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $25,001,537
2South Korea $22,430,005
3Japan $13,069,079
4Germany $11,969,046
5Thailand $11,846,234
6Italy $10,226,855
7The Netherlands $2,915,903
8India $2,427,418
9Mexico $1,698,300
10Switzerland $492,068

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $19,466,394
2St. Louis $15,723,738
3Chicago $2,468,222
4Norfolk $2,310,293
5New York City $2,242,800
6Detroit $1,193,990
7Charleston $1,095,730
8Atlanta/Savannah $671,667
9Los Angeles $661,301
10Jacksonville/Tampa $495,247

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first eight months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 14.43 percent compared to last year to $54.91 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 51.29 percent compared to last year to $12.12 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 158.28 percent compared to last year to $9.73 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 73.35 percent compared to last year to $9.28 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 5.45 percent compared to last year to $4.07 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 decreased $5.38 million, 17.72 percent, (24.23 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 South Korea increased $2.27 million, 11.28 percent, (21.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $6,996, 0.05 percent, (12.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany decreased $8.85 million, 42.51 percent, (11.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Thailand increased $4.89 million, 70.29 percent, (11.48 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 81.72 percent of all these Epoxides imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $84.32 million of the $103.17 million total.

All totaled, 87.35 percent of all these Epoxides imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $90.12 million of the $103.17 million total