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

Imports: Food coloring dyes, etc.

Food coloring dyes, etc., the No. 1087 import by value totaled $985,835 for the month of July, $7.78 million through July of 2019, and $12.58 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
1Peru$3.97 M
2India$2.22 M
3United Kingdom$640,322
4Denmark$255,646
5Japan$244,564
6Italy$109,504
7The Netherlands$66,118
8Canada$64,413
9China$57,824
10France$44,808
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U.S. imports of Food coloring dyes, etc. increased 6.78 percent through July to $7.78 million

U.S. imports of Food coloring dyes, etc. increased 6.78 percent from $7.28 million to $7.78 million through the first seven 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 1087 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1095 for the last full year with a total value of $12.58 million, a $931,697, 8.00 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July 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 Port of Newark, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading 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 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.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Peru $3,971,681
2India $2,219,417
3United Kingdom $640,322
4Denmark $255,646
5Japan $244,564
6Italy $109,504
7The Netherlands $66,118
8Canada $64,413
9China $57,824
10France $44,808

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $1,629,191
2St. Louis $1,036,128
3Chicago $1,017,387
4Laredo $174,230
5Cleveland $124,216
6Seattle $73,542
7Los Angeles $51,530
8Detroit $51,429
9Miami $44,357
10Baltimore $39,500

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 14.17 percent compared to last year to $1.83 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 164.15 percent compared to last year to $1.15 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 0.44 percent compared to last year to $1.11 million.
  • Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas rose 234.64 percent compared to last year to $725,794.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 73.35 percent compared to last year to $650,189.

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 $128,481, 3.34 percent, (51.07 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $535,703, 31.82 percent, (28.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 United Kingdom increased $161,919, 33.85 percent, (8.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Denmark decreased $78,933, 23.59 percent, (3.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan increased $33,388, 15.81 percent, (3.14 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.28 percent of all these Food coloring dyes, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $7.33 million of the $7.78 million total.

All totaled, 70.21 percent of all these Food coloring dyes, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $5.46 million of the $7.78 million total