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

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

Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc., the No. 374 import by value totaled $49.49 million for the month of February, $125.82 million through February of 2020, and $647.05 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
1Brazil$23.97 M
2The Netherlands$21.49 M
3China$15.23 M
4Canada$12.82 M
5India$10.38 M
6Japan$9.51 M
7Belgium$9.1 M
8Germany$8.79 M
9Argentina$6.66 M
10France$2.12 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $125.82 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $48,932,511
2Port of Newark $18,432,933
3Port of Port Arthur, Texas $12,251,450
4International Falls, Minn. $5,423,514
5Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $5,025,023
6Port of Long Beach $4,831,344
7Port of Los Angeles $4,464,689
8Port of Charleston $4,409,578
9Brownsville International Bridges $3,497,981
10Port of Virginia $3,211,109

U.S. imports of Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. increased 22.76 percent through February to $125.82 million

U.S. imports of Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. increased 22.76 percent from $102.49 million to $125.82 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 374 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 444 for the last full year with a total value of $647.05 million, a $304.61 million, 32.01 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

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

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 India 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 Charleston and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Brazil $23,967,243
2The Netherlands $21,491,770
3China $15,230,372
4Canada $12,816,532
5India $10,383,148
6Japan $9,511,165
7Belgium $9,095,572
8Germany $8,788,461
9Argentina $6,656,073
10France $2,120,173

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $36,134,298
2New York City $5,150,985
3Pembina, N.D. $3,735,475
4Philadelphia $3,204,772
5Duluth, Minn. $3,172,455
6Chicago $2,495,083
7Seattle $2,404,494
8Los Angeles $2,099,591
9Cleveland $1,564,844
10St. Louis $1,539,000

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 98.63 percent compared to last year to $48.93 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 4.8 percent compared to last year to $18.43 million.
  • Port of Port Arthur, Texas totaled $12.25 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • International Falls, Minn. rose 7 percent compared to last year to $5.42 million.
  • Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. fell 47.91 percent compared to last year to $5.03 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 increased $10.23 million, 74.44 percent, (19.05 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 The Netherlands increased $19.81 million, 1178.37 percent, (17.08 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $799,127, 5.54 percent, (12.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $5.45 million, 29.84 percent, (10.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India decreased $1.24 million, 10.63 percent, (8.25 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 66.67 percent of all these Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $83.89 million of the $125.82 million total.

All totaled, 71.58 percent of all these Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $90.07 million of the $125.82 million total