Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through May 2020.

Imports: Ice cream and other edible ice

Ice cream and other edible ice, the No. 769 import by value totaled $16.05 million for the month of May, $48.18 million through May of 2020, and $79.55 million for all of 2019, 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
1South Korea$8.54 M
2Taiwan$7.19 M
3Canada$4.73 M
4South Africa$3.71 M
5Germany$3.53 M
6Thailand$2.98 M
7Italy$2.79 M
8Belgium$2.39 M
9Australia$2.27 M
10Russia$2.16 M
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U.S. imports of Ice cream and other edible ice increased 42.62 percent through May to $48.18 million

U.S. imports of Ice cream and other edible ice increased 42.62 percent from $33.78 million to $48.18 million through the first five months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 769 through May among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 864 for the last full year with a total value of $79.55 million, a $2.47 million, 3.01 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through May of this year the leading sources were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 South Africa and No. 5 Germany. 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 Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 South Africa, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y..

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first five months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 60.28 percent compared to last year to $14.98 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 89.61 percent compared to last year to $10.7 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 0.62 percent compared to last year to $4.66 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 29.88 percent compared to last year to $1.62 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 109.73 percent compared to last year to $1.52 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 South Korea increased $3.98 million, 87.34 percent, (17.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Taiwan increased $6.4 million, 817.55 percent, (14.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $1.01 million, 27.33 percent, (9.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Africa decreased $314,101, 7.8 percent, (7.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $368,649, 11.68 percent, (7.32 percent market share).

All totaled, 57.48 percent of all these Ice cream and other edible ice imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $27.69 million of the $48.18 million total.

All totaled, 69.48 percent of all these Ice cream and other edible ice imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $33.47 million of the $48.18 million total