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

Imports: Ketones, quinones including butanone

Ketones, quinones including butanone, the No. 349 import by value totaled $91.99 million for the month of October, $808.21 million through October of 2018, and $770.03 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
1China$273.17 M
2Belgium$74.88 M
3South Africa$68.72 M
4South Korea$55.36 M
5India$51.69 M
6Germany$43.04 M
7United Kingdom$37.76 M
8Spain$32.55 M
9Japan$31.84 M
10The Netherlands$28.2 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $808.21 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $254,688,529
2Port of Newark $213,878,357
3Port of Los Angeles $46,351,403
4Port of Charleston $35,501,425
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $29,804,548
6John F. Kennedy International Airport $29,290,026
7Port of Wilmington, N.C. $28,287,431
8Port of Long Beach $22,660,806
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $21,161,985
10Port of New Orleans $16,660,646

U.S. imports of Ketones, quinones including butanone increased 31.87 percent through October to $808.21 million

U.S. imports of Ketones, quinones including butanone increased 31.87 percent from $612.87 million to $808.21 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 349 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 398 for the last full year with a total value of $770.03 million, a $125.38 million, 19.45 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading 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..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 South Africa, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $273,173,022
2Belgium $74,880,694
3South Africa $68,723,603
4South Korea $55,358,957
5India $51,693,914
6Germany $43,040,441
7United Kingdom $37,755,895
8Spain $32,546,722
9Japan $31,837,584
10The Netherlands $28,199,409

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $51,755,736
2Houston $48,747,954
3Wilmington $9,976,711
4Los Angeles $9,737,947
5New Orleans $7,319,588
6Atlanta/Savannah $5,772,481
7Philadelphia $5,659,482
8Chicago $5,370,104
9Charleston $5,355,275
10Seattle $3,291,489

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 53.54 percent compared to last year to $254.69 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 21.89 percent compared to last year to $213.88 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 26.59 percent compared to last year to $46.35 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 14.72 percent compared to last year to $35.5 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 31.83 percent compared to last year to $29.8 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 $63.8 million, 30.47 percent, (33.8 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Belgium increased $33.39 million, 80.49 percent, (9.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 South Africa increased $21.15 million, 44.45 percent, (8.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Korea increased $26.61 million, 92.58 percent, (6.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India increased $3.19 million, 6.58 percent, (6.4 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 64.81 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $523.83 million of the $808.21 million total.

All totaled, 71.79 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $580.22 million of the $808.21 million total