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

Imports: Ketones, quinones including butanone

Ketones, quinones including butanone, the No. 366 import by value totaled $74.91 million for the month of March, $215.04 million through March of 2019, and $943.73 million 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
1China$62.62 M
2India$23.08 M
3Germany$17.55 M
4South Korea$14.99 M
5Belgium$14.91 M
6South Africa$13.97 M
7Mexico$12.01 M
8United Kingdom$10.6 M
9Spain$9.63 M
10Switzerland$8.31 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $215.04 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $72,478,249
2Port of Newark $62,893,373
3Port of Charleston $10,407,290
4Port of Los Angeles $9,574,491
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $7,705,277
6Port of New Orleans $6,904,698
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $6,593,227
8Port of Wilmington, N.C. $6,016,532
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $5,553,304
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $3,834,638

U.S. imports of Ketones, quinones including butanone decreased 16.22 percent through March to $215.04 million

U.S. imports of Ketones, quinones including butanone decreased 16.22 percent from $256.66 million to $215.04 million through the first three 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 366 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 324 for the last full year with a total value of $943.73 million, a $173.7 million, 22.56 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

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

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $62,623,579
2India $23,082,153
3Germany $17,553,858
4South Korea $14,985,922
5Belgium $14,909,741
6South Africa $13,968,600
7Mexico $12,005,417
8United Kingdom $10,598,841
9Spain $9,627,572
10Switzerland $8,305,476

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $100,308,233
2New York City $85,309,565
3Los Angeles $17,224,307
4Wilmington $14,746,511
5Charleston $12,927,792
6New Orleans $12,856,335
7Atlanta/Savannah $12,201,814
8Chicago $11,040,959
9Philadelphia $7,191,930
10Seattle $5,115,343

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 21 percent compared to last year to $72.48 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 8.57 percent compared to last year to $62.89 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 44.39 percent compared to last year to $10.41 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 32.38 percent compared to last year to $9.57 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 7.37 percent compared to last year to $7.71 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 decreased $13.44 million, 17.67 percent, (29.12 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $5.59 million, 31.99 percent, (10.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $2.14 million, 13.86 percent, (8.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Korea decreased $9.62 million, 39.09 percent, (6.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Belgium decreased $10.88 million, 42.2 percent, (6.93 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 61.92 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $133.16 million of the $215.04 million total.

All totaled, 75.83 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $163.06 million of the $215.04 million total