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

Imports: Make-up and skin-care products

Make-up and skin-care products, the No. 96 import by value totaled $507.41 million for the month of October, $4.41 billion through October of 2018, and $4.82 billion 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$808.23 M
2France$747.37 M
3Canada$659.26 M
4Italy$468.82 M
5South Korea$426.75 M
6United Kingdom$248.68 M
7Japan$180.35 M
8Germany$176.46 M
9Mexico$121.75 M
10Sweden$89.08 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $4.41 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $1,069,781,759
2Port of Los Angeles $637,104,332
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $339,057,574
4John F. Kennedy International Airport $305,858,756
5Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $259,982,633
6Port of Long Beach $255,871,256
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $162,943,956
8Los Angeles International Airport $151,010,808
9Port Laredo $110,971,288
10Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $108,551,407

U.S. imports of Make-up and skin-care products increased 9.88 percent through October to $4.41 billion

U.S. imports of Make-up and skin-care products increased 9.88 percent from $4.01 billion to $4.41 billion through the first 10 months of 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 96 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 93 for the last full year with a total value of $4.82 billion, a $317.61 million, 7.05 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 France, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 France, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $808,232,291
2France $747,374,521
3Canada $659,264,936
4Italy $468,819,499
5South Korea $426,746,097
6United Kingdom $248,680,968
7Japan $180,350,943
8Germany $176,462,287
9Mexico $121,745,718
10Sweden $89,084,206

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $251,532,534
2Los Angeles $172,531,484
3Buffalo $65,829,533
4Detroit $52,030,664
5Dallas $49,972,393
6Cleveland $29,537,678
7Baltimore $22,743,130
8Chicago $20,399,207
9Laredo $19,563,343
10Miami $16,072,408

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 15.13 percent compared to last year to $1.07 billion.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 4.67 percent compared to last year to $637.1 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 10.72 percent compared to last year to $339.06 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 2.06 percent compared to last year to $305.86 million.
  • Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas rose 5.44 percent compared to last year to $259.98 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 $35.71 million, 4.23 percent, (18.34 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 France increased $31.27 million, 4.37 percent, (16.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $99.2 million, 17.71 percent, (14.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy increased $103.18 million, 28.22 percent, (10.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $78.36 million, 22.49 percent, (9.68 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.58 percent of all these Make-up and skin-care products imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $3.11 billion of the $4.41 billion total.

All totaled, 59.27 percent of all these Make-up and skin-care products imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $2.61 billion of the $4.41 billion total