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

Imports: Frozen fish

Frozen fish, the No. 416 import by value totaled $52.1 million for the month of February, $113.25 million through February of 2019, and $735.29 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$16.57 M
2Canada$8.74 M
3South Korea$8.27 M
4Norway$7.66 M
5Taiwan$7.66 M
6Vietnam$6.76 M
7Brazil$6.11 M
8Reunion$5.13 M
9Chile$4.39 M
10Russia$4.14 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $113.25 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $23,748,510
2Port of Newark $22,197,379
3Port Everglades, Fla. $10,464,873
4Port Miami $7,189,980
5Port of New York $7,154,894
6Port of Portland, Maine $5,560,824
7Port of Seattle, Wash. $5,256,584
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $4,632,963
9Port of Long Beach $4,080,101
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $3,108,304

U.S. imports of Frozen fish decreased 5.04 percent through February to $113.25 million

U.S. imports of Frozen fish decreased 5.04 percent from $119.26 million to $113.25 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 416 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 406 for the last full year with a total value of $735.29 million, a $66.13 million, 9.88 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Norway and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port of New York.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Norway, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Argentina. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port of Portland, Maine.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $16,568,539
2Canada $8,735,747
3South Korea $8,270,442
4Norway $7,660,463
5Taiwan $7,658,516
6Vietnam $6,755,458
7Brazil $6,113,535
8Reunion $5,132,605
9Chile $4,394,993
10Russia $4,139,946

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $67,626,741
2New York City $65,048,371
3Miami $30,912,047
4Seattle $24,150,257
5Portland, Maine $15,472,074
6Boston $10,939,477
7Houston $6,296,259
8San Francisco $6,045,131
9Atlanta/Savannah $5,338,365
10Chicago $5,099,834

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:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 13.38 percent compared to last year to $23.75 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 20.92 percent compared to last year to $22.2 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 5.18 percent compared to last year to $10.46 million.
  • Port Miami rose 120.2 percent compared to last year to $7.19 million.
  • Port of New York rose 33.66 percent compared to last year to $7.15 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 decreased $16.75 million, 50.27 percent, (14.63 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $963,602, 12.4 percent, (7.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 South Korea increased $4.45 million, 116.49 percent, (7.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Norway increased $351,451, 4.81 percent, (6.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Taiwan increased $506,723, 7.09 percent, (6.76 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 43.17 percent of all these Frozen fish imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $48.89 million of the $113.25 million total.

All totaled, 62.48 percent of all these Frozen fish imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $70.76 million of the $113.25 million total