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

Imports: Granite, crude or cut

Granite, crude or cut, the No. 1026 import by value totaled $1.83 million for the month of December, $26.27 million through December 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$10.27 M
2Canada$5.71 M
3China$4.22 M
4South Africa$2.14 M
5Italy$1.42 M
6Brazil$747,651
7Norway$268,373
8Uruguay$255,666
9Zimbabwe$180,768
10United Kingdom$179,323
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $26.27 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $6,926,541
2Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing $2,878,316
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $2,094,603
4Port of Virginia $1,954,832
5Port of New Orleans $1,629,184
6Port of Houston $1,625,891
7Port of Oakland, Calif. $1,202,424
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $838,993
9Port of Los Angeles $809,132
10International Falls, Minn. $710,387

U.S. imports of Granite, crude or cut decreased 4.20 percent through December to $26.27 million

U.S. imports of Granite, crude or cut decreased 4.20 percent from $27.42 million to $26.27 million in 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 1026 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1018 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 December 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1India $10,274,067
2Canada $5,713,660
3China $4,222,257
4South Africa $2,140,471
5Italy $1,417,596
6Brazil $747,651
7Norway $268,373
8Uruguay $255,666
9Zimbabwe $180,768
10United Kingdom $179,323

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $1,429,957
2St. Albans, Vt. $538,461
3Seattle $442,935
4Atlanta/Savannah $386,125
5Houston $319,149
6Norfolk $318,683
7Miami $293,429
8San Francisco $244,968
9Detroit $215,350
10New Orleans $214,363

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 6.11 percent compared to last year to $6.93 million.
  • Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing rose 12.92 percent compared to last year to $2.88 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 23.09 percent compared to last year to $2.09 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 16.85 percent compared to last year to $1.95 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 18.97 percent compared to last year to $1.63 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 $20,869, 0.2 percent, (39.12 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $1.15 million, 16.76 percent, (21.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $482,284, 12.9 percent, (16.08 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Africa decreased $1.08 million, 33.61 percent, (8.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $440,138, 45.03 percent, (5.4 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.49 percent of all these Granite, crude or cut imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $23.77 million of the $26.27 million total.

All totaled, 58.95 percent of all these Granite, crude or cut imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $15.48 million of the $26.27 million total