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

Imports: Iron and steel springs

Iron and steel springs, the No. 295 import by value totaled $107.15 million for the month of August, $806.64 million through August of 2019, and $1.17 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
1Mexico$456.64 M
2Canada$98.14 M
3China$51.89 M
4Japan$50.83 M
5Germany$50.14 M
6Australia$11.87 M
7United Kingdom$11.63 M
8Thailand$9.09 M
9India$7.9 M
10Poland$7.5 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $806.64 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas $295,420,874
2Port Laredo $135,914,571
3Port of Los Angeles $47,846,653
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $40,901,107
5Port of Virginia $29,840,125
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $21,960,571
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $20,165,818
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $19,541,551
9Port of Long Beach $17,585,879
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $16,130,727

U.S. imports of Iron and steel springs increased 3.97 percent through August to $806.64 million

U.S. imports of Iron and steel springs increased 3.97 percent from $775.85 million to $806.64 million 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 295 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 307 for the last full year with a total value of $1.17 billion, a $115.73 million, 10.96 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $456,636,597
2Canada $98,141,911
3China $51,890,439
4Japan $50,834,627
5Germany $50,140,462
6Australia $11,871,225
7United Kingdom $11,630,552
8Thailand $9,087,413
9India $7,898,110
10Poland $7,501,754

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $203,533,887
2Detroit $30,128,731
3Chicago $20,661,035
4Los Angeles $16,523,763
5Cleveland $13,459,428
6New Orleans $11,340,419
7Atlanta/Savannah $9,555,515
8New York City $6,968,449
9Buffalo $6,214,946
10Norfolk $6,078,548

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:

  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas rose 3.77 percent compared to last year to $295.42 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 13.68 percent compared to last year to $135.91 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 17.27 percent compared to last year to $47.85 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 2.04 percent compared to last year to $40.9 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 49.38 percent compared to last year to $29.84 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 $22.81 million, 5.26 percent, (56.61 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $3.08 million, 3.24 percent, (12.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $10.17 million, 16.39 percent, (6.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan increased $4.18 million, 8.96 percent, (6.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $9.32 million, 22.82 percent, (6.22 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.73 percent of all these Iron and steel springs imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $707.64 million of the $806.64 million total.

All totaled, 68.17 percent of all these Iron and steel springs imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $549.92 million of the $806.64 million total