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

Imports: Glass in rods, tubes or balls

Glass in rods, tubes or balls, the No. 634 import by value totaled $23.27 million for the month of March, $62.56 million through March of 2019, and $297.31 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
1Germany$37.69 M
2France$9.15 M
3Japan$6.24 M
4China$4.6 M
5United Kingdom$1.04 M
6The Netherlands$1 M
7Brazil$902,560
8India$747,724
9Czech Republic$698,295
10Italy$109,927
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $62.56 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $22,267,335
2Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. $7,392,126
3Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $6,816,759
4Port of Newark $5,857,934
5Port of Long Beach $4,829,768
6Port of Charleston $2,556,376
7Port of New Orleans $2,248,762
8Port of Boston $1,799,713
9Los Angeles International Airport $1,712,874
10Port of Los Angeles $1,649,945

U.S. imports of Glass in rods, tubes or balls decreased 15.67 percent through March to $62.56 million

U.S. imports of Glass in rods, tubes or balls decreased 15.67 percent from $74.18 million to $62.56 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 634 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 597 for the last full year with a total value of $297.31 million, a $16.25 million, 5.78 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 France, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 China and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va., No. 3 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 China, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 France and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 4 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $37,693,631
2France $9,147,522
3Japan $6,244,296
4China $4,602,226
5United Kingdom $1,036,637
6The Netherlands $1,000,364
7Brazil $902,560
8India $747,724
9Czech Republic $698,295
10Italy $109,927

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $50,720,235
2Wilmington $12,652,488
3New York City $6,582,329
4Charleston $3,963,861
5Cleveland $3,457,852
6New Orleans $2,957,197
7Los Angeles $2,925,484
8Dallas $1,634,345
9Boston $1,607,146
10Philadelphia $1,602,354

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 Savannah, Ga. rose 16.47 percent compared to last year to $22.27 million.
  • Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. fell 15.89 percent compared to last year to $7.39 million.
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport fell 33.67 percent compared to last year to $6.82 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 18.62 percent compared to last year to $5.86 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 44.65 percent compared to last year to $4.83 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 Germany increased $2.52 million, 7.15 percent, (60.25 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 France decreased $1.12 million, 10.89 percent, (14.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $4.53 million, 42.07 percent, (9.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $7.38 million, 61.59 percent, (7.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $869,454, 45.61 percent, (1.66 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.87 percent of all these Glass in rods, tubes or balls imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $58.72 million of the $62.56 million total.

All totaled, 75.39 percent of all these Glass in rods, tubes or balls imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $47.16 million of the $62.56 million total