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

Imports: Heterocyclic chemical compounds

Heterocyclic chemical compounds, the No. 31 import by value totaled $786.3 million for the month of August, $8.56 billion through August of 2019, and $12.41 billion 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
1Ireland$4.25 B
2Switzerland$1.39 B
3China$812.46 M
4United Kingdom$504.77 M
5Germany$386.47 M
6India$272.99 M
7Italy$138.85 M
8France$128.43 M
9Japan$114.4 M
10Belgium$93.97 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $8.56 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $3,538,651,601
2Chicago O’Hare International Airport $1,292,048,254
3San Juan International Airport, P.R. $974,014,651
4Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. $335,417,962
5Port of Los Angeles $269,525,612
6Port of Charleston $247,397,834
7Philadelphia International Airport $157,286,539
8Port of Chester, Penn. $138,745,563
9Port of New Orleans $133,613,809
10Port of Long Beach $129,396,025

U.S. imports of Heterocyclic chemical compounds increased 0.41 percent through August to $8.56 billion

U.S. imports of Heterocyclic chemical compounds increased 0.41 percent from $8.52 billion to $8.56 billion 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 31 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 28 for the last full year with a total value of $12.41 billion, a $1.67 billion, 15.59 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Ireland, No. 2 Switzerland, No. 3 China, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Germany. 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 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Ireland, No. 2 Switzerland, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 United Kingdom. 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 Philadelphia International Airport and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Ireland $4,245,183,481
2Switzerland $1,386,808,118
3China $812,460,869
4United Kingdom $504,773,095
5Germany $386,466,470
6India $272,988,028
7Italy $138,846,253
8France $128,432,029
9Japan $114,395,437
10Belgium $93,965,621

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Juan $2,214,980,169
2Chicago $555,220,668
3Philadelphia $244,370,551
4St. Louis $186,028,759
5Los Angeles $129,615,878
6New York City $118,547,880
7New Orleans $97,865,917
8Atlanta/Savannah $96,576,628
9Cleveland $92,609,713
10Charleston $91,591,705

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 Newark rose 8.28 percent compared to last year to $3.54 billion.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 27.52 percent compared to last year to $1.29 billion.
  • San Juan International Airport, P.R. rose 12.15 percent compared to last year to $974.01 million.
  • Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. rose 221.63 percent compared to last year to $335.42 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 30.54 percent compared to last year to $269.53 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 $675.68 million, 18.93 percent, (49.6 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Switzerland decreased $1.04 billion, 42.92 percent, (16.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $69.58 million, 9.37 percent, (9.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom increased $206.6 million, 69.29 percent, (5.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $47.76 million, 14.1 percent, (4.52 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.71 percent of all these Heterocyclic chemical compounds imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $7.34 billion of the $8.56 billion total.

All totaled, 74.89 percent of all these Heterocyclic chemical compounds imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $6.41 billion of the $8.56 billion total