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

Imports: Ice cream and other edible ice

Ice cream and other edible ice, the No. 862 import by value totaled $5.05 million for the month of October, $73.45 million through October of 2018, and $63.38 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
1Thailand$11.33 M
2Italy$7.45 M
3Hungary$6.99 M
4South Korea$6.64 M
5South Africa$6.21 M
6Canada$5.61 M
7Australia$4.54 M
8Germany$4.43 M
9Mexico$3.26 M
10India$2.59 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $73.45 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $27,914,650
2Port of Los Angeles $11,787,017
3Port of Baltimore, Md. $7,653,550
4Port of Oakland, Calif. $4,551,173
5Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $2,784,040
6Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,679,111
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,911,398
8Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,813,591
9Port of Long Beach $1,451,645
10Port of Philadelphia $1,301,999

U.S. imports of Ice cream and other edible ice increased 42.81 percent through October to $73.45 million

U.S. imports of Ice cream and other edible ice increased 42.81 percent from $51.43 million to $73.45 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 862 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 900 for the last full year with a total value of $63.38 million, a $814,731, 1.30 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Thailand, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Hungary, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 South Africa. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 South Africa, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Baltimore, Md. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Thailand $11,333,666
2Italy $7,453,750
3Hungary $6,992,081
4South Korea $6,636,054
5South Africa $6,214,875
6Canada $5,606,306
7Australia $4,540,355
8Germany $4,432,551
9Mexico $3,260,347
10India $2,594,255

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $6,410,390
2Baltimore $1,602,831
3Los Angeles $1,436,801
4San Francisco $670,604
5Chicago $593,817
6Philadelphia $436,180
7Miami $279,416
8Detroit $255,353
9Atlanta/Savannah $238,819
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $203,073

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 94.34 percent compared to last year to $27.91 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 29.88 percent compared to last year to $11.79 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 94.36 percent compared to last year to $7.65 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 21.13 percent compared to last year to $4.55 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. fell 1.72 percent compared to last year to $2.78 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 Thailand increased $7.03 million, 163.37 percent, (15.43 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy increased $2.23 million, 42.64 percent, (10.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Hungary increased $6.99 million, 100000 percent, (9.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Korea increased $519,589, 8.49 percent, (9.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Africa decreased $430,687, 6.48 percent, (8.46 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 52.59 percent of all these Ice cream and other edible ice imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $38.63 million of the $73.45 million total.

All totaled, 74.45 percent of all these Ice cream and other edible ice imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $54.69 million of the $73.45 million total