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

Imports: Gelatins & glues

Gelatins & glues, the No. 583 import by value totaled $24.2 million for the month of March, $77.24 million through March of 2019, and $263.9 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
1Brazil$23.59 M
2Canada$7.92 M
3China$6.7 M
4Argentina$6.63 M
5Germany$5.44 M
6Belgium$4.42 M
7South Korea$3.97 M
8United Kingdom$3.08 M
9India$2.74 M
10Japan$2.68 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $77.24 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of New York $19,323,860
2Port of Newark $15,902,452
3Port of Los Angeles $8,383,327
4Port of Virginia $6,416,881
5Port of Charleston $5,308,915
6Port of Long Beach $4,364,926
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $3,802,705
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $3,209,892
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,318,064
10Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $1,205,530

U.S. imports of Gelatins & glues increased 30.76 percent through March to $77.24 million

U.S. imports of Gelatins & glues increased 30.76 percent from $59.07 million to $77.24 million through the first three 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 583 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 650 for the last full year with a total value of $263.9 million, a $20.09 million, 8.24 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Argentina and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New York, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Argentina, No. 4 China and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Brazil $23,592,832
2Canada $7,917,718
3China $6,704,744
4Argentina $6,629,805
5Germany $5,438,804
6Belgium $4,419,320
7South Korea $3,970,738
8United Kingdom $3,082,228
9India $2,740,369
10Japan $2,684,063

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $24,760,033
2Chicago $18,813,999
3Los Angeles $12,182,463
4Detroit $6,235,878
5Minneapolis $5,011,373
6Charleston $4,450,911
7Atlanta/Savannah $3,887,292
8Miami $2,160,087
9St. Louis $2,083,511
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $1,749,863

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of New York rose 35.81 percent compared to last year to $19.32 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 42.88 percent compared to last year to $15.9 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 52.18 percent compared to last year to $8.38 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 7.8 percent compared to last year to $6.42 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 42.91 percent compared to last year to $5.31 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 Brazil increased $3.99 million, 20.35 percent, (30.54 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $716,552, 9.95 percent, (10.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $1.7 million, 33.99 percent, (8.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Argentina increased $166,809, 2.58 percent, (8.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $2.46 million, 82.8 percent, (7.04 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.1 percent of all these Gelatins & glues imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $50.28 million of the $77.24 million total.

All totaled, 71.64 percent of all these Gelatins & glues imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $55.34 million of the $77.24 million total