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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Imports: Granite, crude or cut

Granite, crude or cut, the No. 1023 import by value totaled $2.34 million for the month of October, $22.97 million through October of 2018, and $27.42 million for all of 2017, 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
1India$9.27 M
2Canada$4.92 M
3China$3.39 M
4South Africa$1.91 M
5Italy$1.41 M
6Brazil$603,392
7Norway$220,720
8Uruguay$195,846
9Zimbabwe$180,768
10United Kingdom$170,385
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $22.97 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $6,338,277
2Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing $2,350,856
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,795,956
4Port of Virginia $1,718,043
5Port of New Orleans $1,586,002
6Port of Houston $1,333,927
7Port of Oakland, Calif. $982,821
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $800,189
9Port of Los Angeles $672,039
10Port of Baltimore, Md. $653,349

U.S. imports of Granite, crude or cut decreased 1.56 percent through October to $22.97 million

U.S. imports of Granite, crude or cut decreased 1.56 percent from $23.33 million to $22.97 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 1023 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1014 for the last full year with a total value of $27.42 million, a $1.26 million, 4.84 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 South Africa and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 South Africa and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1India $9,265,405
2Canada $4,917,022
3China $3,389,562
4South Africa $1,908,027
5Italy $1,414,312
6Brazil $603,392
7Norway $220,720
8Uruguay $195,846
9Zimbabwe $180,768
10United Kingdom $170,385

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $1,131,593
2Seattle $395,626
3Atlanta/Savannah $253,618
4St. Albans, Vt. $228,156
5Norfolk $180,236
6Detroit $177,032
7New Orleans $174,465
8San Francisco $173,378
9Houston $150,926
10Baltimore $109,593

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 0.86 percent compared to last year to $6.34 million.
  • Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing rose 7.43 percent compared to last year to $2.35 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 26.41 percent compared to last year to $1.8 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 22.8 percent compared to last year to $1.72 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 5.39 percent compared to last year to $1.59 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 India increased $434,918, 4.93 percent, (40.34 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $976,806, 16.57 percent, (21.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $155,080, 4.79 percent, (14.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Africa decreased $764,259, 28.6 percent, (8.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $625,003, 79.18 percent, (6.16 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.97 percent of all these Granite, crude or cut imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $20.89 million of the $22.97 million total.

All totaled, 60.04 percent of all these Granite, crude or cut imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $13.79 million of the $22.97 million total