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

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

Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc., the No. 357 import by value totaled $64.69 million for the month of December, $951.66 million through December 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$204.58 M
2The Netherlands$134.13 M
3China$122.31 M
4Canada$118.5 M
5Japan$89.75 M
6India$56.03 M
7Germany$50.17 M
8Saudi Arabia$48.39 M
9Russia$36.73 M
10France$14.98 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $951.66 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $433,356,893
2Port of Newark $123,617,235
3Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $51,752,238
4Port of Los Angeles $50,968,100
5International Falls, Minn. $47,659,933
6Port of Charleston $41,449,200
7Port of New Orleans $24,627,686
8Port of Virginia $20,589,141
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $19,406,391
10Port of Wilmington, N.C. $19,021,752

U.S. imports of Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. increased 3.19 percent through December to $951.66 million

U.S. imports of Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. increased 3.19 percent from $922.2 million to $951.66 million in 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 357 through December 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 December 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Brazil $204,576,620
2The Netherlands $134,133,679
3China $122,312,304
4Canada $118,499,525
5Japan $89,749,234
6India $56,029,559
7Germany $50,170,601
8Saudi Arabia $48,390,493
9Russia $36,731,538
10France $14,980,713

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $100,459,376
2New York City $22,013,811
3Pembina, N.D. $12,678,651
4Duluth, Minn. $12,431,622
5Charleston $11,948,222
6Philadelphia $7,302,163
7Los Angeles $7,205,804
8New Orleans $6,891,037
9Chicago $6,174,670
10Seattle $5,327,399

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 3.43 percent compared to last year to $433.36 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 6.49 percent compared to last year to $123.62 million.
  • Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. fell 0.08 percent compared to last year to $51.75 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 41.49 percent compared to last year to $50.97 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. rose 0.7 percent compared to last year to $47.66 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 $951,031, 0.47 percent, (21.5 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 The Netherlands increased $25.93 million, 23.96 percent, (14.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $6.76 million, 5.85 percent, (12.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $6.09 million, 4.89 percent, (12.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan increased $4.38 million, 5.13 percent, (9.43 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.33 percent of all these Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $669.27 million of the $951.66 million total.

All totaled, 74.33 percent of all these Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $707.35 million of the $951.66 million total