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

Imports: Ketones, quinones including butanone

Ketones, quinones including butanone, the No. 384 import by value totaled $65.56 million for the month of July, $480.63 million through July 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$145.7 M
2India$69.57 M
3Germany$33.64 M
4South Africa$32.71 M
5Mexico$31.47 M
6Belgium$30.46 M
7United Kingdom$26.1 M
8South Korea$18.99 M
9Spain$18.69 M
10Switzerland$17.02 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $480.63 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $156,945,694
2Port of Newark $146,833,623
3Port of Los Angeles $28,199,479
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $20,374,576
5Port of Charleston $17,284,283
6Port of Wilmington, N.C. $15,042,043
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $13,960,573
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $11,214,382
9Port of New Orleans $10,372,559
10Port of Virginia $8,094,496

U.S. imports of Ketones, quinones including butanone decreased 15.60 percent through July to $480.63 million

U.S. imports of Ketones, quinones including butanone decreased 15.60 percent from $569.49 million to $480.63 million through the first seven 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 384 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 343 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 July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 South Africa and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 South Africa, No. 3 Belgium, 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $145,695,795
2India $69,566,068
3Germany $33,637,335
4South Africa $32,710,733
5Mexico $31,474,166
6Belgium $30,461,625
7United Kingdom $26,100,934
8South Korea $18,994,684
9Spain $18,686,753
10Switzerland $17,019,484

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 14.11 percent compared to last year to $156.95 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 2.52 percent compared to last year to $146.83 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 7.39 percent compared to last year to $28.2 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 0.15 percent compared to last year to $20.37 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 20.46 percent compared to last year to $17.28 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 $45.94 million, 23.97 percent, (30.31 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $34.05 million, 95.85 percent, (14.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $1.72 million, 5.38 percent, (7 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Africa decreased $17.21 million, 34.47 percent, (6.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $22.92 million, 267.97 percent, (6.55 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.14 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $313.08 million of the $480.63 million total.

All totaled, 76.91 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $369.64 million of the $480.63 million total