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

Imports: Floating or submersible docks, platforms

Floating or submersible docks, platforms, the No. 855 import by value totaled $350,015 for the month of December, $90.99 million through December 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$3.76 M
4Italy$2.62 M
5Canada$2.1 M
6Finland$850,415
7Mexico$497,014
8Germany$313,905
9The Netherlands$240,955
10France$238,925
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $90.99 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Virginia $66,660,023
2Port of Seattle, Wash. $11,996,672
3Brownsville International Bridges $3,000,000
4Port Miami $2,154,634
5Port Everglades, Fla. $2,068,709
6Oroville Border Crossing, Wash. $750,000
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $536,549
8Port Laredo $497,014
9Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $412,652
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $403,386

U.S. imports of Floating or submersible docks, platforms decreased 78.81 percent through December to $90.99 million

U.S. imports of Floating or submersible docks, platforms decreased 78.81 percent from $429.44 million to $90.99 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 855 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 502 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 December 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 China and No. 5 Indonesia. 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Saudi Arabia $66,660,023
2China $13,358,870
3United Kingdom $3,759,065
4Italy $2,615,400
5Canada $2,103,074
6Finland $850,415
7Mexico $497,014
8Germany $313,905
9The Netherlands $240,955
10France $238,925

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Norfolk $66,660,023
2Miami $829,504
3Houston $67,519
4Baltimore $45,581
5Buffalo $13,979
6New York City $9,747
7Cleveland $7,591
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $7,265
9Boston $0
10Minneapolis $0

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in 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 8468.16 percent compared to last year to $2.15 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 22.27 percent compared to last year to $2.07 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, (73.26 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $1.27 million, 10.5 percent, (14.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 United Kingdom increased $2.97 million, 373.9 percent, (4.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy increased $1.02 million, 63.87 percent, (2.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada decreased $730,756, 25.79 percent, (2.31 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 97.26 percent of all these Floating or submersible docks, platforms imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $88.5 million of the $90.99 million total.

All totaled, 94.38 percent of all these Floating or submersible docks, platforms imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $85.88 million of the $90.99 million total