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

Imports: Make-up and skin-care products

Make-up and skin-care products, the No. 96 import by value totaled $447.73 million for the month of August, $3.37 billion through August of 2019, and $5.26 billion 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
1France$533.07 M
2Canada$504.99 M
3China$467.82 M
4Italy$380.35 M
5South Korea$338.57 M
6United Kingdom$214.21 M
7Japan$144.66 M
8Germany$134.15 M
9Sweden$102.89 M
10Mexico$97.05 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $3.37 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $890,053,546
2Port of Los Angeles $419,142,749
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $259,664,646
4John F. Kennedy International Airport $238,244,222
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $167,283,993
6Port of Long Beach $160,801,728
7Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $143,902,623
8Los Angeles International Airport $111,788,548
9Port Laredo $86,348,535
10Port of Houston $81,019,117

U.S. imports of Make-up and skin-care products decreased 1.89 percent through August to $3.37 billion

U.S. imports of Make-up and skin-care products decreased 1.89 percent from $3.44 billion to $3.37 billion through the first eight 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 96 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 95 for the last full year with a total value of $5.26 billion, a $435.44 million, 9.03 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 France, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, 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 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

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 – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1France $533,073,260
2Canada $504,989,497
3China $467,819,721
4Italy $380,350,877
5South Korea $338,569,096
6United Kingdom $214,210,665
7Japan $144,664,991
8Germany $134,149,704
9Sweden $102,891,536
10Mexico $97,053,600

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $506,917,787
2Los Angeles $338,183,749
3Buffalo $130,969,573
4Detroit $116,792,565
5Dallas $111,125,009
6Cleveland $58,490,919
7Chicago $55,764,772
8Laredo $41,657,929
9Baltimore $37,977,367
10Miami $33,720,328

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 2.99 percent compared to last year to $890.05 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 14.69 percent compared to last year to $419.14 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 1.21 percent compared to last year to $259.66 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 3.18 percent compared to last year to $238.24 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 32.23 percent compared to last year to $167.28 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 France decreased $58.7 million, 9.92 percent, (15.81 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $10.37 million, 2.01 percent, (14.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $130.47 million, 21.81 percent, (13.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy increased $1.23 million, 0.32 percent, (11.28 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $719,912, 0.21 percent, (10.04 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.98 percent of all these Make-up and skin-care products imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $2.22 billion of the $3.37 billion total.

All totaled, 58.55 percent of all these Make-up and skin-care products imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $1.97 billion of the $3.37 billion total