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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2019.

Imports: Fluorides

Fluorides, the No. 702 import by value totaled $14.53 million for the month of February, $31.07 million through February of 2019, and $187.9 million for all of 2018, 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$8.92 M
2Japan$6.67 M
3Mexico$5.89 M
4Thailand$3.64 M
5Germany$1.85 M
6Canada$815,645
7South Korea$655,399
8Taiwan$585,442
9Belgium$380,353
10India$307,577
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $31.07 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Brownsville International Bridges $5,580,487
2Port of Newark $4,723,487
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $4,700,386
4Port of Los Angeles $4,146,143
5San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $3,692,613
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $1,608,858
7Port of Virginia $850,463
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $807,271
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $729,657
10Port of Charleston $633,754

U.S. imports of Fluorides increased 32.76 percent through February to $31.07 million

U.S. imports of Fluorides increased 32.76 percent from $23.4 million to $31.07 million through the first two 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 702 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 748 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 February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 San Francisco International Airport, Calif..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Canada. 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 – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $8,916,736
2Japan $6,673,571
3Mexico $5,886,236
4Thailand $3,643,600
5Germany $1,851,509
6Canada $815,645
7South Korea $655,399
8Taiwan $585,442
9Belgium $380,353
10India $307,577

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New Orleans $15,467,596
2New York City $7,074,991
3Laredo $6,914,414
4San Francisco $4,850,642
5Atlanta/Savannah $3,461,696
6Detroit $2,800,123
7Seattle $2,330,007
8Charleston $2,278,185
9Chicago $2,134,529
10Los Angeles $1,896,828

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 77.98 percent compared to last year to $5.58 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 81.25 percent compared to last year to $4.72 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 454.01 percent compared to last year to $4.7 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 316.24 percent compared to last year to $4.15 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. rose 59 percent compared to last year to $3.69 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 $2.02 million, 18.49 percent, (28.7 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $5.66 million, 556.4 percent, (21.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $1.98 million, 50.57 percent, (18.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Thailand increased $1.55 million, 73.8 percent, (11.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany decreased $1,801, 0.1 percent, (5.96 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.81 percent of all these Fluorides imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $26.97 million of the $31.07 million total.

All totaled, 73.52 percent of all these Fluorides imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $22.84 million of the $31.07 million total