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

Imports: Lubricants, antirust treatments for textiles

Lubricants, antirust treatments for textiles, the No. 618 import by value totaled $20.69 million for the month of December, $286.86 million through December of 2018, and $241.92 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
1Germany$92.27 M
2Japan$44.19 M
3Canada$39.53 M
4France$23.21 M
5Belgium$12.91 M
6South Korea$10.71 M
7United Kingdom$9.68 M
8Switzerland$8.96 M
9Austria$7.97 M
10The Netherlands$7.18 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $286.86 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $45,325,803
2Port of Newark $32,492,481
3Port of New Orleans $25,825,486
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $22,590,415
5Port of Charleston $20,625,654
6Port of Los Angeles $20,462,469
7Port of Virginia $16,501,829
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $11,672,411
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $11,328,193
10Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $10,944,154

U.S. imports of Lubricants, antirust treatments for textiles increased 18.58 percent through December to $286.86 million

U.S. imports of Lubricants, antirust treatments for textiles increased 18.58 percent from $241.92 million to $286.86 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 618 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 633 for the last full year with a total value of $241.92 million, a $19.15 million, 8.60 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 France and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 France and No. 5 United Kingdom. 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 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $92,266,091
2Japan $44,187,584
3Canada $39,525,496
4France $23,205,341
5Belgium $12,907,578
6South Korea $10,714,433
7United Kingdom $9,682,846
8Switzerland $8,958,430
9Austria $7,972,210
10The Netherlands $7,176,750

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $7,597,809
2Houston $6,465,516
3New York City $5,797,884
4New Orleans $5,743,390
5Charleston $4,862,322
6Chicago $4,009,996
7Atlanta/Savannah $3,556,535
8Cleveland $3,209,355
9Boston $2,336,111
10Buffalo $1,902,750

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 15.63 percent compared to last year to $45.33 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 15.62 percent compared to last year to $32.49 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 89.07 percent compared to last year to $25.83 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 27.36 percent compared to last year to $22.59 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 5.99 percent compared to last year to $20.63 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 Germany increased $16.51 million, 21.8 percent, (32.16 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $1.28 million, 2.98 percent, (15.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $5.12 million, 14.87 percent, (13.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 France increased $2.31 million, 11.08 percent, (8.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Belgium increased $2.99 million, 30.17 percent, (4.5 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 73.93 percent of all these Lubricants, antirust treatments for textiles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $212.09 million of the $286.86 million total.

All totaled, 51.2 percent of all these Lubricants, antirust treatments for textiles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $146.86 million of the $286.86 million total