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

Imports: Glass in rods, tubes or balls

Glass in rods, tubes or balls, the No. 651 import by value totaled $18.86 million for the month of July, $142.16 million through July 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$76.27 M
2France$24.13 M
3Japan$18.75 M
4China$10.3 M
5United Kingdom$3.26 M
6The Netherlands$2.72 M
7Brazil$1.88 M
8Czech Republic$1.52 M
9India$1.3 M
10Italy$510,612
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $142.16 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $39,984,392
2Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. $19,557,540
3Port of Newark $14,179,709
4Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $13,115,782
5Port of Long Beach $12,292,155
6Port of Los Angeles $8,762,188
7Port of Charleston $6,686,596
8Port of New Orleans $6,033,433
9Los Angeles International Airport $3,811,431
10Port of Boston $2,973,348

U.S. imports of Glass in rods, tubes or balls decreased 20.33 percent through July to $142.16 million

U.S. imports of Glass in rods, tubes or balls decreased 20.33 percent from $178.43 million to $142.16 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 651 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 598 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 July 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 Port of Newark, No. 4 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 China, No. 3 France, No. 4 Japan 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $76,274,814
2France $24,127,039
3Japan $18,749,236
4China $10,302,015
5United Kingdom $3,262,237
6The Netherlands $2,721,790
7Brazil $1,876,554
8Czech Republic $1,515,958
9India $1,302,071
10Italy $510,612

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 25.42 percent compared to last year to $39.98 million.
  • Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. rose 13.27 percent compared to last year to $19.56 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 14.57 percent compared to last year to $14.18 million.
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport fell 33.8 percent compared to last year to $13.12 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 35.67 percent compared to last year to $12.29 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 decreased $12.08 million, 13.68 percent, (53.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 France decreased $792,233, 3.18 percent, (16.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $4.52 million, 19.44 percent, (13.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $15.76 million, 60.47 percent, (7.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $1.25 million, 27.77 percent, (2.29 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.36 percent of all these Glass in rods, tubes or balls imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $132.72 million of the $142.16 million total.

All totaled, 69.73 percent of all these Glass in rods, tubes or balls imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $99.13 million of the $142.16 million total