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

Imports: Iron or steel tube or pipe fittings

Iron or steel tube or pipe fittings, the No. 161 import by value totaled $257.03 million for the month of October, $2.26 billion through October of 2018, and $2.12 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
1China$825.83 M
2India$246.66 M
3South Korea$183.81 M
4Italy$166.26 M
5Mexico$111.99 M
6Taiwan$101.49 M
7Germany$98.71 M
8Canada$89.46 M
9Israel$55.45 M
10Japan$43.89 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.26 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $587,478,960
2Port of Los Angeles $399,163,027
3Port of Newark $216,359,062
4Port of Long Beach $163,253,687
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $137,119,355
6Port of Virginia $93,509,810
7Chicago O’Hare International Airport $71,155,731
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $58,744,434
9Port Laredo $44,709,293
10Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas $37,300,317

U.S. imports of Iron or steel tube or pipe fittings increased 30.39 percent through October to $2.26 billion

U.S. imports of Iron or steel tube or pipe fittings increased 30.39 percent from $1.74 billion to $2.26 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 161 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 187 for the last full year with a total value of $2.12 billion, a $331.79 million, 18.54 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $825,828,678
2India $246,662,416
3South Korea $183,810,445
4Italy $166,257,542
5Mexico $111,990,077
6Taiwan $101,492,775
7Germany $98,707,518
8Canada $89,464,763
9Israel $55,449,284
10Japan $43,887,773

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $109,657,060
2Los Angeles $38,777,112
3Chicago $38,639,422
4Cleveland $29,439,087
5Atlanta/Savannah $25,589,874
6New York City $24,195,967
7Dallas $16,108,851
8Detroit $15,965,279
9Laredo $15,875,695
10New Orleans $14,960,079

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 Houston rose 63.18 percent compared to last year to $587.48 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 21.73 percent compared to last year to $399.16 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 22.35 percent compared to last year to $216.36 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 25.02 percent compared to last year to $163.25 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 41.89 percent compared to last year to $137.12 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 China increased $162.93 million, 24.58 percent, (36.49 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $81.99 million, 49.79 percent, (10.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 South Korea increased $81.56 million, 79.77 percent, (8.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy increased $39.81 million, 31.49 percent, (7.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $13.32 million, 13.5 percent, (4.95 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 67.81 percent of all these Iron or steel tube or pipe fittings imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.53 billion of the $2.26 billion total.

All totaled, 66.43 percent of all these Iron or steel tube or pipe fittings imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.5 billion of the $2.26 billion total