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

Imports: Floating or submersible docks, platforms

Floating or submersible docks, platforms, the No. 824 import by value totaled $1.03 million for the month of October, $89.86 million through October of 2018, and $429.44 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
1Saudi Arabia$66.66 M
2China$13.36 M
3United Kingdom$3.62 M
4Italy$1.96 M
5Canada$1.77 M
6Finland$850,415
7Mexico$497,014
8Germany$313,905
9The Netherlands$240,955
10France$238,925
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $89.86 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Virginia $66,660,023
2Port of Seattle, Wash. $11,996,672
3Brownsville International Bridges $3,000,000
4Port Miami $1,980,571
5Port Everglades, Fla. $1,589,003
6Oroville Border Crossing, Wash. $750,000
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $527,068
8Port Laredo $497,014
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $403,386
10Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, Minn. $273,451

U.S. imports of Floating or submersible docks, platforms decreased 78.19 percent through October to $89.86 million

U.S. imports of Floating or submersible docks, platforms decreased 78.19 percent from $412.05 million to $89.86 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 824 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 476 for the last full year with a total value of $429.44 million, a $362.56 million, 542.15 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Saudi Arabia, No. 2 China, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Virginia, No. 2 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 3 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 Singapore, No. 3 Turkey, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Honolulu, Hawaii, No. 4 Port of Tampa, Fla. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Saudi Arabia $66,660,023
2China $13,358,870
3United Kingdom $3,620,609
4Italy $1,961,631
5Canada $1,767,751
6Finland $850,415
7Mexico $497,014
8Germany $313,905
9The Netherlands $240,955
10France $238,925

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Norfolk $66,660,023
2Miami $608,457
3Buffalo $13,979
4Baltimore $6,440
5New York City $2,295

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 Virginia rose 186.71 percent compared to last year to $66.66 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 1530.57 percent compared to last year to $12 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges totaled $3 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port Miami rose 7775.97 percent compared to last year to $1.98 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 10.11 percent compared to last year to $1.59 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 Saudi Arabia increased $66.66 million, 0 percent, (74.18 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $13.33 million, 42227 percent, (14.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 United Kingdom increased $2.87 million, 380.52 percent, (4.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy increased $622,255, 46.46 percent, (2.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada decreased $1.07 million, 37.62 percent, (1.97 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 97.23 percent of all these Floating or submersible docks, platforms imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $87.37 million of the $89.86 million total.

All totaled, 94.84 percent of all these Floating or submersible docks, platforms imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $85.23 million of the $89.86 million total