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

Imports: Food coloring dyes, etc.

Food coloring dyes, etc., the No. 1097 import by value totaled $1.33 million for the month of October, $10.09 million through October of 2018, and $11.65 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
1Peru$5.12 M
2India$2.29 M
3United Kingdom$1.09 M
4Denmark$344,565
5Japan$328,529
6France$222,467
7Italy$173,131
8China$166,636
9Canada$82,029
10Mexico$79,209
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U.S. imports of Food coloring dyes, etc. decreased 3.54 percent through October to $10.09 million

U.S. imports of Food coloring dyes, etc. decreased 3.54 percent from $10.46 million to $10.09 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 1097 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1091 for the last full year with a total value of $11.65 million, a $1.61 million, 16.05 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Peru, No. 2 India, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Denmark and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Miami International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Peru, No. 2 India, No. 3 Denmark, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of New York.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Peru $5,121,465
2India $2,289,472
3United Kingdom $1,093,307
4Denmark $344,565
5Japan $328,529
6France $222,467
7Italy $173,131
8China $166,636
9Canada $82,029
10Mexico $79,209

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $718,998
2St. Louis $485,730
3Chicago $304,602
4Cleveland $89,021
5Los Angeles $40,750
6Seattle $36,771
7Detroit $28,980
8Laredo $28,376
9San Francisco $27,858
10Miami $18,650

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:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 20.3 percent compared to last year to $2.86 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 37.02 percent compared to last year to $2.44 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 14.49 percent compared to last year to $1.34 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 37.62 percent compared to last year to $796,123.
  • Miami International Airport rose 64.84 percent compared to last year to $685,573.

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 Peru decreased $370,151, 6.74 percent, (50.74 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India decreased $102,771, 4.3 percent, (22.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 United Kingdom increased $833,438, 320.71 percent, (10.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Denmark decreased $397,418, 53.56 percent, (3.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan increased $51,331, 18.52 percent, (3.25 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.92 percent of all these Food coloring dyes, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $9.18 million of the $10.09 million total.

All totaled, 80.41 percent of all these Food coloring dyes, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $8.12 million of the $10.09 million total