Total Trade: $134.28 million
|1||Brownsville International Bridges||$24,208,589|
|2||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$20,381,079|
|3||Port of Los Angeles||$18,252,292|
|4||Port of Newark||$16,266,825|
|5||Port of Tacoma, Wash.||$8,844,876|
|6||Port of New Orleans||$6,343,462|
|7||San Francisco International Airport, Calif.||$5,570,032|
|8||Port of Virginia||$4,014,417|
|9||Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich.||$3,591,772|
|10||Port of Seattle, Wash.||$3,458,384|
U.S. imports of Fluorides increased 16.86 percent through August to $134.28 million
U.S. imports of Fluorides increased 16.86 percent from $114.91 million to $134.28 million through the first eight months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.
The category ranked 691 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 729 for the last full year with a total value of $187.9 million, a $58.21 million, 44.88 percent increase from the 2017 total.
Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 3 San Francisco International Airport, Calif., No. 4 International Port of Memphis, Tenn. and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..
January – August 2019
|2||New York City||$7,074,991|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first eight months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Brownsville International Bridges rose 60.01 percent compared to last year to $24.21 million.
- Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 315.53 percent compared to last year to $20.38 million.
- Port of Los Angeles rose 222.68 percent compared to last year to $18.25 million.
- Port of Newark rose 3.82 percent compared to last year to $16.27 million.
- Port of Tacoma, Wash. rose 94.42 percent compared to last year to $8.84 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 China decreased $6.32 million, 13.9 percent, (29.13 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $18.63 million, 192.34 percent, (21.09 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $7.47 million, 40.95 percent, (19.15 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany decreased $1.32 million, 13.69 percent, (6.19 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada decreased $413,881, 4.85 percent, (6.05 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 81.61 percent of all these Fluorides imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $109.58 million of the $134.28 million total.
All totaled, 65.5 percent of all these Fluorides imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $87.95 million of the $134.28 million total