Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Ketones, quinones including butanone

Ketones, quinones including butanone, the No. 430 import by value totaled $48.36 million for the month of February, $96.73 million through February of 2020, and $756.81 million for all of 2019, 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$37.42 M
2India$11.16 M
3Germany$9.04 M
4South Africa$8.23 M
5Mexico$5.34 M
6Belgium$5.23 M
7Japan$3.87 M
8United Kingdom$2.73 M
9Switzerland$2.27 M
10Spain$2.15 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $96.73 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $40,105,894
2Port of Houston $20,999,912
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $3,856,530
4Port of Wilmington, N.C. $3,663,357
5Port of Los Angeles $3,610,351
6Port of Charleston $3,576,921
7Port of New Orleans $3,242,655
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $2,959,347
9Los Angeles International Airport $2,821,564
10John F. Kennedy International Airport $2,062,815

U.S. imports of Ketones, quinones including butanone decreased 30.97 percent through February to $96.73 million

U.S. imports of Ketones, quinones including butanone decreased 30.97 percent from $140.12 million to $96.73 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 430 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 374 for the last full year with a total value of $756.81 million, a $186.91 million, 19.81 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February 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 Newark, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Wilmington, N.C. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 South Africa and No. 5 South Korea. 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 – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $37,415,505
2India $11,156,529
3Germany $9,044,611
4South Africa $8,226,400
5Mexico $5,343,145
6Belgium $5,229,202
7Japan $3,866,980
8United Kingdom $2,727,635
9Switzerland $2,273,532
10Spain $2,146,293

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $18,992,346
2Houston $12,832,631
3Atlanta/Savannah $3,163,092
4Los Angeles $2,657,035
5Chicago $2,561,344
6Charleston $2,023,795
7Seattle $1,458,790
8New Orleans $1,405,915
9Wilmington $1,253,956
10Laredo $771,325

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 9.42 percent compared to last year to $40.11 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 50.45 percent compared to last year to $21 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 7.23 percent compared to last year to $3.86 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, N.C. fell 8.55 percent compared to last year to $3.66 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 51.16 percent compared to last year to $3.61 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 $8.11 million, 17.81 percent, (38.68 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India decreased $2.76 million, 19.85 percent, (11.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $3.09 million, 25.45 percent, (9.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Africa decreased $2.6 million, 24.03 percent, (8.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico decreased $585,159, 9.87 percent, (5.52 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 73.59 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $71.19 million of the $96.73 million total.

All totaled, 74.68 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $72.24 million of the $96.73 million total