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

Imports: Epoxides

Epoxides, the No. 735 import by value totaled $8.86 million for the month of February, $26.13 million through February 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$9.53 M
2Thailand$5.18 M
3South Korea$4.6 M
4Japan$2.72 M
5Italy$1.58 M
6Germany$1.38 M
7India$365,519
8The Netherlands$331,366
9Switzerland$211,949
10Hungary$101,446
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $26.13 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $12,110,568
2Port of Long Beach $4,495,491
3Port of Los Angeles $4,409,338
4Port of Virginia $1,653,723
5Port of Newark $1,639,052
6Port of Charleston $385,202
7Chicago O’Hare International Airport $360,343
8John F. Kennedy International Airport $275,734
9Port of New Orleans $212,355
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $168,717

U.S. imports of Epoxides increased 13.11 percent through February to $26.13 million

U.S. imports of Epoxides increased 13.11 percent from $23.1 million to $26.13 million through the first two 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 735 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 751 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 February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Italy. 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 Virginia and No. 5 Port of Newark.

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 – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $9,533,056
2Thailand $5,176,506
3South Korea $4,598,366
4Japan $2,718,633
5Italy $1,580,772
6Germany $1,376,910
7India $365,519
8The Netherlands $331,366
9Switzerland $211,949
10Hungary $101,446

January – February 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 two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 53.89 percent compared to last year to $12.11 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 53.21 percent compared to last year to $4.5 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 625.3 percent compared to last year to $4.41 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 61.59 percent compared to last year to $1.65 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 16.17 percent compared to last year to $1.64 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 $1.11 million, 10.45 percent, (36.48 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Thailand increased $4.35 million, 526.81 percent, (19.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 South Korea increased $1.39 million, 43.42 percent, (17.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan increased $139,299, 5.4 percent, (10.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $1.37 million, 658.27 percent, (6.05 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.34 percent of all these Epoxides imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $23.61 million of the $26.13 million total.

All totaled, 93.03 percent of all these Epoxides imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $24.31 million of the $26.13 million total