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

Imports: Gelatins & glues

Gelatins & glues, the No. 592 import by value totaled $25.24 million for the month of July, $185.21 million through July 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$52.03 M
2China$21.21 M
3Canada$20.03 M
4Argentina$14.46 M
5Germany$13.36 M
6Belgium$11.05 M
7United Kingdom$9.82 M
8South Korea$7.47 M
9Japan$6.48 M
10France$6.11 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $185.21 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of New York $46,463,754
2Port of Newark $36,633,451
3Port of Los Angeles $18,744,458
4Port of Virginia $14,280,502
5Port of Long Beach $12,304,180
6Port of Charleston $11,635,511
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $9,553,592
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $8,323,284
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $4,168,343
10Port Miami $2,854,696

U.S. imports of Gelatins & glues increased 22.15 percent through July to $185.21 million

U.S. imports of Gelatins & glues increased 22.15 percent from $151.62 million to $185.21 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 592 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 633 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 July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, 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 Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Argentina, No. 4 China and No. 5 Germany. 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Brazil $52,032,210
2China $21,210,224
3Canada $20,031,294
4Argentina $14,460,994
5Germany $13,355,961
6Belgium $11,050,537
7United Kingdom $9,824,080
8South Korea $7,471,839
9Japan $6,475,140
10France $6,105,784

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of New York rose 62.64 percent compared to last year to $46.46 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 3.17 percent compared to last year to $36.63 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 23.67 percent compared to last year to $18.74 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 14.72 percent compared to last year to $14.28 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 213.73 percent compared to last year to $12.3 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 $7.9 million, 17.91 percent, (28.09 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $8.64 million, 68.73 percent, (11.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $1.07 million, 5.65 percent, (10.82 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Argentina decreased $2.34 million, 13.91 percent, (7.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $2.9 million, 27.79 percent, (7.21 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.38 percent of all these Gelatins & glues imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $121.09 million of the $185.21 million total.

All totaled, 69.34 percent of all these Gelatins & glues imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $128.43 million of the $185.21 million total