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

Imports: Fluorides

Fluorides, the No. 718 import by value totaled $22.78 million for the month of October, $153.87 million through October of 2018, and $129.69 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
1China$61.58 M
2Mexico$23.34 M
3Japan$17.86 M
4Thailand$16.44 M
5Germany$11.43 M
6Canada$10.14 M
7South Korea$3.52 M
8Taiwan$2.33 M
9India$1.66 M
10Belgium$1.5 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $153.87 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $19,987,095
2Brownsville International Bridges $19,872,697
3San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $17,606,509
4International Port of Memphis, Tenn. $16,076,035
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $11,149,492
6Port of Los Angeles $8,555,693
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $8,365,120
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $5,589,064
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $5,238,434
10Port of New Orleans $4,854,083

U.S. imports of Fluorides increased 42.16 percent through October to $153.87 million

U.S. imports of Fluorides increased 42.16 percent from $108.24 million to $153.87 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 718 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 766 for the last full year with a total value of $129.69 million, a $11.95 million, 10.15 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Thailand 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..

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 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 2 International Port of Memphis, Tenn., No. 3 San Francisco International Airport, Calif., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $61,575,560
2Mexico $23,342,998
3Japan $17,855,185
4Thailand $16,442,900
5Germany $11,432,189
6Canada $10,139,565
7South Korea $3,519,074
8Taiwan $2,333,999
9India $1,660,784
10Belgium $1,502,740

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New Orleans $5,201,293
2Laredo $3,421,958
3New York City $2,575,364
4San Francisco $2,491,832
5Charleston $1,253,487
6Seattle $1,123,101
7Detroit $1,048,323
8Chicago $1,007,358
9Atlanta/Savannah $942,294
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $624,364

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 Newark rose 61.94 percent compared to last year to $19.99 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 43.3 percent compared to last year to $19.87 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. rose 31.74 percent compared to last year to $17.61 million.
  • International Port of Memphis, Tenn. rose 21.01 percent compared to last year to $16.08 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 305.77 percent compared to last year to $11.15 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 increased $19.05 million, 44.78 percent, (40.02 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $7.97 million, 51.83 percent, (15.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan increased $8.32 million, 87.32 percent, (11.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Thailand increased $1.34 million, 8.91 percent, (10.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $2.2 million, 23.87 percent, (7.43 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.91 percent of all these Fluorides imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $130.65 million of the $153.87 million total.

All totaled, 55.04 percent of all these Fluorides imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $84.69 million of the $153.87 million total