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

Imports: Food coloring dyes, etc.

Food coloring dyes, etc., the No. 1094 import by value totaled $1.58 million for the month of December, $12.58 million through December 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$6.52 M
2India$2.99 M
3United Kingdom$1.32 M
4Japan$368,409
5Denmark$358,613
6France$225,088
7Italy$196,777
8China$166,636
9Mexico$112,534
10Canada$104,478
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $12.58 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $3,484,429
2John F. Kennedy International Airport $2,909,157
3Port of Virginia $1,617,732
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $1,083,502
5Miami International Airport $1,020,781
6Port Laredo $391,534
7Port of New York $333,554
8Port of Los Angeles $308,936
9Seattle-Tacoma International Airport $223,905
10Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas $216,886

U.S. imports of Food coloring dyes, etc. increased 8.00 percent through December to $12.58 million

U.S. imports of Food coloring dyes, etc. increased 8.00 percent from $11.65 million to $12.58 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 1094 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1096 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 December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Peru, No. 2 India, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Denmark. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, 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 United Kingdom and No. 5 Canada. 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Peru $6,523,927
2India $2,992,074
3United Kingdom $1,319,831
4Japan $368,409
5Denmark $358,613
6France $225,088
7Italy $196,777
8China $166,636
9Mexico $112,534
10Canada $104,478

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $1,331,927
2St. Louis $879,487
3Chicago $776,798
4Cleveland $115,716
5Seattle $73,542
6Los Angeles $51,530
7Laredo $44,795
8Detroit $28,980
9San Francisco $27,858
10Baltimore $20,573

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 77.8 percent compared to last year to $3.48 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 9.53 percent compared to last year to $2.91 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 20.26 percent compared to last year to $1.62 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 26.35 percent compared to last year to $1.08 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 118.5 percent compared to last year to $1.02 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 Peru increased $712,468, 12.26 percent, (51.86 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $252,959, 9.24 percent, (23.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 United Kingdom increased $753,705, 133.13 percent, (10.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan increased $29,456, 8.69 percent, (2.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Denmark decreased $430,700, 54.57 percent, (2.85 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91.92 percent of all these Food coloring dyes, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $11.56 million of the $12.58 million total.

All totaled, 80.42 percent of all these Food coloring dyes, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $10.12 million of the $12.58 million total