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

Imports: Ketones, quinones including butanone

Ketones, quinones including butanone, the No. 360 import by value totaled $67.41 million for the month of December, $943.73 million through December 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$318.55 M
2Belgium$86.39 M
3South Africa$76.27 M
4South Korea$64.61 M
5India$59.45 M
6Germany$54.04 M
7United Kingdom$43.46 M
8Japan$36.13 M
9Spain$34.99 M
10The Netherlands$30.84 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $943.73 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $305,611,013
2Port of Newark $244,623,348
3Port of Los Angeles $55,404,998
4Port of Charleston $42,696,203
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $35,163,008
6John F. Kennedy International Airport $33,209,116
7Port of Wilmington, N.C. $32,559,931
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $26,675,483
9Port of Long Beach $24,030,512
10Port of New Orleans $21,426,306

U.S. imports of Ketones, quinones including butanone increased 22.56 percent through December to $943.73 million

U.S. imports of Ketones, quinones including butanone increased 22.56 percent from $770.03 million to $943.73 million in 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 360 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 388 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 December 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 South Africa, No. 3 India, 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $318,545,257
2Belgium $86,388,945
3South Africa $76,265,053
4South Korea $64,614,500
5India $59,454,615
6Germany $54,044,755
7United Kingdom $43,464,629
8Japan $36,129,451
9Spain $34,990,405
10The Netherlands $30,843,098

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $69,590,438
2New York City $67,462,734
3Los Angeles $15,378,346
4Wilmington $14,529,167
5New Orleans $10,482,481
6Charleston $9,766,480
7Chicago $8,712,546
8Atlanta/Savannah $8,697,916
9Philadelphia $6,962,442
10Seattle $4,263,175

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 43.23 percent compared to last year to $305.61 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 12.97 percent compared to last year to $244.62 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 19.05 percent compared to last year to $55.4 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 16.35 percent compared to last year to $42.7 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 36.31 percent compared to last year to $35.16 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 $63.04 million, 24.67 percent, (33.75 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Belgium increased $31.84 million, 58.36 percent, (9.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 South Africa increased $17.12 million, 28.95 percent, (8.08 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Korea increased $24.76 million, 62.15 percent, (6.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India increased $1.67 million, 2.89 percent, (6.3 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 64.14 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $605.27 million of the $943.73 million total.

All totaled, 72.43 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $683.5 million of the $943.73 million total