Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through May 2020.

Imports: Master alloys of copper

Master alloys of copper, the No. 1078 import by value totaled $463,428 for the month of May, $5.02 million through May of 2020, and $9.89 million for all of 2019, 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$3.16 M
2Kazakhstan$1.01 M
3Germany$587,223
4Spain$93,045
5United Kingdom$77,880
6Japan$41,090
7India$37,568
8Italy$10,412
9Canada$0
10The Netherlands$0
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U.S. imports of Master alloys of copper increased 81.15 percent through May to $5.02 million

U.S. imports of Master alloys of copper increased 81.15 percent from $2.77 million to $5.02 million through the first five months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 1078 through May among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1139 for the last full year with a total value of $9.89 million, a $804,076, 8.85 percent increase from the 2018 total.

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

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Belgium, No. 2 Kazakhstan, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Japan. 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 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 645.34 percent compared to last year to $2.93 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 133.32 percent compared to last year to $1.05 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, N.C. rose 56.95 percent compared to last year to $404,560.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 1.7 percent compared to last year to $182,663.
  • Port of Virginia fell 89.44 percent compared to last year to $141,082.

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 $1.54 million, 94.67 percent, (63.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Kazakhstan increased $511,030, 102.66 percent, (20.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $200,315, 51.77 percent, (11.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Spain increased $93,045, 0 percent, (1.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $119,123, 60.47 percent, (1.55 percent market share).

All totaled, 98.23 percent of all these Master alloys of copper imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $4.93 million of the $5.02 million total.

All totaled, 93.7 percent of all these Master alloys of copper imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $4.7 million of the $5.02 million total