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

Imports: Heterocyclic chemical compounds

Heterocyclic chemical compounds, the No. 29 import by value totaled $1.03 billion for the month of October, $10.35 billion through October of 2018, and $10.74 billion 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
1Ireland$4.52 B
2Switzerland$2.72 B
3China$956.86 M
4Germany$440.63 M
5India$322.78 M
6United Kingdom$321.72 M
7Japan$143.08 M
8France$137.24 M
9Italy$133.98 M
10Belgium$82.38 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $10.35 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $3,667,228,549
2Chicago O’Hare International Airport $2,211,676,968
3San Juan International Airport, P.R. $1,323,439,682
4Port of Los Angeles $290,201,793
5Port of Charleston $283,691,246
6Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico $259,630,994
7Philadelphia International Airport $232,603,992
8Port of Virginia $219,344,622
9Port of Long Beach $166,095,245
10John F. Kennedy International Airport $152,713,910

U.S. imports of Heterocyclic chemical compounds increased 21.19 percent through October to $10.35 billion

U.S. imports of Heterocyclic chemical compounds increased 21.19 percent from $8.54 billion to $10.35 billion 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 29 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 42 for the last full year with a total value of $10.74 billion, a $2.05 billion, 16.06 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Ireland, No. 2 Switzerland, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 San Juan International Airport, P.R., No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Ireland, No. 2 Switzerland, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Miami International Airport, No. 4 San Juan International Airport, P.R. and No. 5 Philadelphia International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Ireland $4,523,849,062
2Switzerland $2,718,764,920
3China $956,858,041
4Germany $440,632,831
5India $322,776,961
6United Kingdom $321,715,233
7Japan $143,084,948
8France $137,236,719
9Italy $133,981,138
10Belgium $82,376,141

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Juan $1,151,890,307
2Chicago $365,451,229
3St. Louis $82,061,007
4New Orleans $58,879,057
5New York City $55,194,625
6Los Angeles $54,029,202
7Minneapolis $50,361,654
8Charleston $50,045,756
9Philadelphia $44,860,280
10Atlanta/Savannah $39,323,118

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 rose 185.04 percent compared to last year to $3.67 billion.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 2.88 percent compared to last year to $2.21 billion.
  • San Juan International Airport, P.R. rose 209.85 percent compared to last year to $1.32 billion.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 4.31 percent compared to last year to $290.2 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 4.56 percent compared to last year to $283.69 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 Ireland increased $1.58 billion, 53.88 percent, (43.71 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Switzerland increased $821.16 million, 43.27 percent, (26.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $176.08 million, 22.55 percent, (9.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany decreased $451.81 million, 50.63 percent, (4.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India increased $9.71 million, 3.1 percent, (3.12 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.6 percent of all these Heterocyclic chemical compounds imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $8.96 billion of the $10.35 billion total.

All totaled, 75.13 percent of all these Heterocyclic chemical compounds imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $7.78 billion of the $10.35 billion total