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

Imports: Lime, lime for cement

Lime, lime for cement, the No. 1111 import by value totaled $863,533 for the month of July, $5.65 million through July of 2019, and $11.85 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
1Canada$3.61 M
2Dominican Republic$1.27 M
3India$380,816
4China$226,217
5Egypt$97,702
6Thailand$27,324
7Pakistan$22,052
8The Netherlands$6,760
9Belgium$4,170
10France$4,135
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $5.65 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Seattle, Wash. $1,974,554
2Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $972,248
3Port Everglades, Fla. $699,331
4Port Miami $572,822
5Port of Erie, Penn. $341,769
6Port of Newark $331,834
7Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $123,496
8Port of Houston $110,447
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $90,809
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $68,142

U.S. imports of Lime, lime for cement decreased 3.99 percent through July to $5.65 million

U.S. imports of Lime, lime for cement decreased 3.99 percent from $5.89 million to $5.65 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 1111 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1111 for the last full year with a total value of $11.85 million, a $964,968, 8.86 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Dominican Republic, No. 3 India, No. 4 China and No. 5 Egypt. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 2 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port of Erie, Penn..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Dominican Republic, No. 3 China, No. 4 India and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 2 Port Miami, No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $3,608,954
2Dominican Republic $1,272,153
3India $380,816
4China $226,217
5Egypt $97,702
6Thailand $27,324
7Pakistan $22,052
8The Netherlands $6,760
9Belgium $4,170
10France $4,135

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $1,127,504
2Miami $850,470
3Wilmington $396,008
4Charleston $387,656
5New York City $308,364
6Cleveland $302,479
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $51,328
8Boston $26,077
9Detroit $14,498
10Houston $9,171

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 Seattle, Wash. fell 10.81 percent compared to last year to $1.97 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 44.46 percent compared to last year to $972,248.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 627.23 percent compared to last year to $699,331.
  • Port Miami fell 55.43 percent compared to last year to $572,822.
  • Port of Erie, Penn. rose 129.29 percent compared to last year to $341,769.

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 Canada decreased $107,496, 2.89 percent, (63.85 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Dominican Republic decreased $109,247, 7.91 percent, (22.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $88,668, 30.35 percent, (6.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $167,103, 42.49 percent, (4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Egypt increased $88,339, 943.49 percent, (1.73 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 98.82 percent of all these Lime, lime for cement imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $5.59 million of the $5.65 million total.

All totaled, 80.69 percent of all these Lime, lime for cement imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $4.56 million of the $5.65 million total