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

Imports: Granulated slag from iron or steel

Granulated slag from iron or steel, the No. 946 import by value totaled $2.41 million for the month of August, $31.16 million through August of 2019, and $66.9 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
1Japan$8.84 M
2Brazil$8.71 M
3Canada$5.41 M
4China$4.53 M
5Turkey$1.24 M
6France$827,715
7South Korea$816,000
8Italy$768,943
9Germany$15,591
10India$0
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $31.16 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Baltimore, Md. $6,945,357
2Port of Seattle, Wash. $5,100,000
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,992,645
4Port of Philadelphia $2,788,870
5Port of Portland, Ore. $2,404,088
6Port of San Francisco, Calif. $2,140,370
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,766,816
8Port of Charleston $1,763,409
9Port Everglades, Fla. $1,555,045
10Port of Houston $1,104,141

U.S. imports of Granulated slag from iron or steel decreased 30.38 percent through August to $31.16 million

U.S. imports of Granulated slag from iron or steel decreased 30.38 percent from $44.75 million to $31.16 million through the first eight 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 946 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 895 for the last full year with a total value of $66.9 million, a $15.91 million, 31.21 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 China and No. 5 Turkey. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 2 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port of Philadelphia and No. 5 Port of Portland, Ore..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 China and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 2 Port of Philadelphia, No. 3 Port of San Francisco, Calif., No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $8,838,420
2Brazil $8,708,766
3Canada $5,414,965
4China $4,527,653
5Turkey $1,241,513
6France $827,715
7South Korea $816,000
8Italy $768,943
9Germany $15,591
10Mexico $0

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Baltimore $8,610,735
2Philadelphia $2,075,925
3Mobile $1,785,300
4San Francisco $1,699,000
5Seattle $1,446,711
6Buffalo $742,351
7Detroit $713,371
8Miami $660,000
9Cleveland $121,653
10Pembina, N.D. $111,633

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 53.89 percent compared to last year to $6.95 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 16.82 percent compared to last year to $5.1 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 232.13 percent compared to last year to $2.99 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia fell 58.29 percent compared to last year to $2.79 million.
  • Port of Portland, Ore. fell 23.71 percent compared to last year to $2.4 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 Japan decreased $1.09 million, 10.94 percent, (28.37 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Brazil decreased $2.99 million, 25.58 percent, (27.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $1.39 million, 34.39 percent, (17.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $975,394, 17.72 percent, (14.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Turkey increased $1.24 million, 57377 percent, (3.98 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 92.21 percent of all these Granulated slag from iron or steel imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $28.73 million of the $31.16 million total.

All totaled, 64.93 percent of all these Granulated slag from iron or steel imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $20.23 million of the $31.16 million total