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

Imports: Epoxides

Epoxides, the No. 722 import by value totaled $28.41 million for the month of October, $148 million through October of 2018, and $136.7 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
1China$37.9 M
2South Korea$32.94 M
3Germany$30.08 M
4Japan$16.14 M
5Thailand$9.98 M
6Italy$6.53 M
7France$6.37 M
8The Netherlands$3.18 M
9India$2.9 M
10Switzerland$803,920
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $148 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $82,042,851
2Port of Long Beach $27,188,065
3Port of Newark $7,493,138
4Port of Virginia $5,008,859
5Port of Los Angeles $4,646,731
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $4,640,318
7Port of Charleston $3,454,068
8Port of New York $2,917,268
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,949,167
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $1,831,852

U.S. imports of Epoxides increased 30.17 percent through October to $148 million

U.S. imports of Epoxides increased 30.17 percent from $113.7 million to $148 million through the first 10 months of 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 722 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 758 for the last full year with a total value of $136.7 million, a $62.52 million, 84.29 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Germany, 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.

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $37,898,713
2South Korea $32,936,330
3Germany $30,083,261
4Japan $16,135,475
5Thailand $9,978,456
6Italy $6,534,547
7France $6,365,228
8The Netherlands $3,182,886
9India $2,903,523
10Switzerland $803,920

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1St. Louis $8,636,882
2Houston $8,351,720
3New York City $1,519,775
4Chicago $999,115
5Norfolk $955,004
6Charleston $524,300
7Jacksonville/Tampa $495,247
8Atlanta/Savannah $376,069
9Los Angeles $336,785
10Detroit $298,211

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 50.66 percent compared to last year to $82.04 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 248.26 percent compared to last year to $27.19 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 0.47 percent compared to last year to $7.49 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 27.19 percent compared to last year to $5.01 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 74.49 percent compared to last year to $4.65 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 increased $7.56 million, 24.92 percent, (25.61 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 South Korea increased $16.73 million, 103.26 percent, (22.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $2.51 million, 7.7 percent, (20.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan increased $2.21 million, 15.89 percent, (10.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Thailand increased $743,911, 8.06 percent, (6.74 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.83 percent of all these Epoxides imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $127.03 million of the $148 million total.

All totaled, 85.39 percent of all these Epoxides imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $126.38 million of the $148 million total