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

Imports: Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc.

Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc., the No. 352 import by value totaled $91.87 million for the month of October, $801.59 million through October of 2018, and $922.2 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
1Brazil$173.57 M
2The Netherlands$106 M
3China$100.2 M
4Canada$97.28 M
5Japan$77.81 M
6India$47.7 M
7Germany$44.75 M
8Saudi Arabia$43.6 M
9Russia$36.73 M
10France$12.93 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $801.59 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $367,642,536
2Port of Newark $103,062,200
3Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $43,423,671
4Port of Los Angeles $39,247,378
5International Falls, Minn. $37,638,380
6Port of Charleston $37,015,682
7Port of New Orleans $22,474,447
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $17,983,428
9Port of Virginia $17,118,768
10Port of Wilmington, N.C. $15,723,949

U.S. imports of Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. increased 3.29 percent through October to $801.59 million

U.S. imports of Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. increased 3.29 percent from $776.03 million to $801.59 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 352 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 336 for the last full year with a total value of $922.2 million, a $150.1 million, 19.44 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 China, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 International Falls, Minn..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 International Falls, Minn. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Brazil $173,566,774
2The Netherlands $105,995,795
3China $100,204,749
4Canada $97,281,530
5Japan $77,809,992
6India $47,695,566
7Germany $44,751,696
8Saudi Arabia $43,595,263
9Russia $36,731,538
10France $12,925,322

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $72,195,979
2New York City $15,725,074
3Pembina, N.D. $8,981,617
4Charleston $8,651,899
5Duluth, Minn. $7,980,780
6Philadelphia $5,939,683
7New Orleans $5,079,948
8Los Angeles $4,740,148
9Chicago $4,446,709
10San Juan $3,475,325

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 3.8 percent compared to last year to $367.64 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 7.16 percent compared to last year to $103.06 million.
  • Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. rose 1.91 percent compared to last year to $43.42 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 35.67 percent compared to last year to $39.25 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. fell 8.91 percent compared to last year to $37.64 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 Brazil decreased $7.86 million, 4.33 percent, (21.65 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 The Netherlands increased $26.06 million, 32.6 percent, (13.22 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $4.15 million, 4.32 percent, (12.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $7.63 million, 7.28 percent, (12.14 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan increased $4.74 million, 6.49 percent, (9.71 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 69.22 percent of all these Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $554.86 million of the $801.59 million total.

All totaled, 73.73 percent of all these Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $591.01 million of the $801.59 million total