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

Imports: Master alloys of copper

Master alloys of copper, the No. 1115 import by value totaled $1.33 million for the month of October, $7.74 million through October of 2018, and $8.1 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
1Belgium$3.72 M
2Kazakhstan$1.45 M
3Germany$990,071
4South Korea$921,269
5United Kingdom$207,186
6Mexico$143,000
7China$103,817
8Canada$52,872
9The Netherlands$44,059
10Italy$43,959
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $7.74 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Baltimore, Md. $2,688,164
2Port of Virginia $1,748,593
3Port of Newark $1,508,138
4Port of Wilmington, N.C. $585,098
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $384,115
6Port of Houston $147,978
7Port Laredo $143,000
8Port of Long Beach $128,193
9Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $71,072
10Port of New York $69,200

U.S. imports of Master alloys of copper increased 15.95 percent through October to $7.74 million

U.S. imports of Master alloys of copper increased 15.95 percent from $6.68 million to $7.74 million 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 1115 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1126 for the last full year with a total value of $8.1 million, a $634,169, 8.50 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Belgium, No. 2 Kazakhstan, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Wilmington, N.C. and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 Kazakhstan, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Wilmington, N.C. and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Belgium $3,716,698
2Kazakhstan $1,451,060
3Germany $990,071
4South Korea $921,269
5United Kingdom $207,186
6Mexico $143,000
7China $103,817
8Canada $52,872
9The Netherlands $44,059
10Italy $43,959

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Baltimore $261,282
2Cleveland $152,917
3Laredo $143,000
4St. Louis $128,193
5Chicago $101,966
6Philadelphia $47,876
7Houston $27,774
8Los Angeles $10,254
9Wilmington $8,133
10New Orleans $4,548

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 Baltimore, Md. rose 1056.13 percent compared to last year to $2.69 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 169.5 percent compared to last year to $1.75 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 19.43 percent compared to last year to $1.51 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, N.C. rose 115.95 percent compared to last year to $585,098.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 10.99 percent compared to last year to $384,115.

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 Belgium increased $2.91 million, 358.04 percent, (47.99 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Kazakhstan decreased $206,261, 12.45 percent, (18.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $278,244, 39.09 percent, (12.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Korea decreased $1.26 million, 57.76 percent, (11.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $65,943, 46.69 percent, (2.68 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.09 percent of all these Master alloys of copper imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $7.29 million of the $7.74 million total.

All totaled, 89.28 percent of all these Master alloys of copper imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $6.91 million of the $7.74 million total