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

Imports: Granulated slag from iron or steel

Granulated slag from iron or steel, the No. 903 import by value totaled $6.83 million for the month of October, $54.77 million through October of 2018, and $50.98 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
1Brazil$13.53 M
2Japan$10.85 M
3Italy$10.3 M
4China$7.31 M
5Canada$5.71 M
6Mexico$3.09 M
7Spain$1.76 M
8South Korea$1.48 M
9France$726,198
10United Kingdom$6,430
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $54.77 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Baltimore, Md. $18,615,867
2Port of Philadelphia $8,003,236
3Port of San Francisco, Calif. $7,379,354
4Port of Seattle, Wash. $5,139,594
5Port of Portland, Ore. $4,301,128
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $3,870,500
7Port of Corpus Christi, Texas $1,792,012
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,335,095
9Port of Los Angeles $1,296,540
10Port of Redwood City, Calif. $903,450

U.S. imports of Granulated slag from iron or steel increased 37.27 percent through October to $54.77 million

U.S. imports of Granulated slag from iron or steel increased 37.27 percent from $39.9 million to $54.77 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 903 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 940 for the last full year with a total value of $50.98 million, a $17.47 million, 52.14 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading 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 Port of Portland, Ore..

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Brazil $13,532,247
2Japan $10,849,391
3Italy $10,295,644
4China $7,313,047
5Canada $5,709,120
6Mexico $3,086,724
7Spain $1,764,600
8South Korea $1,477,694
9France $726,198
10United Kingdom $6,430

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Baltimore $3,249,718
2San Francisco $1,699,000
3Seattle $672,711
4Buffalo $316,438
5Detroit $33,443
6Pembina, N.D. $14,766
7New York City $2,588
8Charleston $2,160

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 Baltimore, Md. rose 34.65 percent compared to last year to $18.62 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 42.2 percent compared to last year to $8 million.
  • Port of San Francisco, Calif. rose 322.16 percent compared to last year to $7.38 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 95.93 percent compared to last year to $5.14 million.
  • Port of Portland, Ore. rose 50.62 percent compared to last year to $4.3 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 Brazil increased $8.42 million, 164.6 percent, (24.71 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan decreased $1.15 million, 9.56 percent, (19.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $5.91 million, 134.71 percent, (18.8 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $4.42 million, 153.06 percent, (13.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada increased $776,938, 15.75 percent, (10.42 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.09 percent of all these Granulated slag from iron or steel imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $47.7 million of the $54.77 million total.

All totaled, 79.31 percent of all these Granulated slag from iron or steel imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $43.44 million of the $54.77 million total