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

Imports: Gypsum

Gypsum, the No. 866 import by value totaled $6.53 million for the month of October, $72.4 million through October of 2018, and $77.58 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
1Mexico$25.73 M
2Spain$25.46 M
3Canada$14 M
4Turkey$3.74 M
5Germany$1.23 M
6China$512,388
7Italy$386,417
8United Kingdom$373,155
9Dominican Republic$349,003
10Belgium$147,083
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $72.4 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $9,536,870
2Port of Portsmouth, N.H. $7,731,637
3Port of Baltimore, Md. $6,287,692
4Port of Seattle, Wash. $4,347,258
5Port of Albany, N.Y. $4,279,714
6Port of Philadelphia $4,111,881
7Port Everglades, Fla. $3,541,306
8Port of Longview, Wash. $3,228,531
9Port of San Francisco, Calif. $3,221,889
10Port of Redwood City, Calif. $2,752,841

U.S. imports of Gypsum increased 14.90 percent through October to $72.4 million

U.S. imports of Gypsum increased 14.90 percent from $63.01 million to $72.4 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 866 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 870 for the last full year with a total value of $77.58 million, a $894,423, 1.14 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Turkey and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Portsmouth, N.H., No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Albany, N.Y..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Turkey and No. 5 Oman. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Portsmouth, N.H., No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Philadelphia.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $25,728,433
2Spain $25,463,291
3Canada $13,997,251
4Turkey $3,741,230
5Germany $1,225,143
6China $512,388
7Italy $386,417
8United Kingdom $373,155
9Dominican Republic $349,003
10Belgium $147,083

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Portland, Maine $1,683,364
2San Francisco $1,532,956
3Baltimore $1,417,887
4Atlanta/Savannah $1,381,793
5Seattle $991,793
6Portland/Columbia-Snake River $589,737
7Laredo $575,243
8Miami $524,445
9Los Angeles $502,369
10Jacksonville/Tampa $444,529

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 Savannah, Ga. rose 18.14 percent compared to last year to $9.54 million.
  • Port of Portsmouth, N.H. rose 6.03 percent compared to last year to $7.73 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 19.77 percent compared to last year to $6.29 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. fell 32.1 percent compared to last year to $4.35 million.
  • Port of Albany, N.Y. rose 199.98 percent compared to last year to $4.28 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 Mexico increased $341,283, 1.34 percent, (35.54 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Spain increased $5.23 million, 25.86 percent, (35.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $2.34 million, 20.07 percent, (19.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Turkey increased $1.31 million, 53.86 percent, (5.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $874,227, 249.13 percent, (1.69 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.9 percent of all these Gypsum imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $70.16 million of the $72.4 million total.

All totaled, 44.45 percent of all these Gypsum imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $32.18 million of the $72.4 million total