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

Imports: Master alloys of copper

Master alloys of copper, the No. 1131 import by value totaled $725,049 for the month of August, $4.96 million through August of 2019, and $9.08 million 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
1Belgium$2.89 M
2Kazakhstan$881,691
3Germany$519,463
4United Kingdom$381,856
5Spain$132,561
6China$57,935
7Japan$41,730
8India$40,341
9Italy$12,775
10Canada$0
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $4.96 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Virginia $2,554,790
2Port of Newark $1,052,346
3Port of Baltimore, Md. $529,597
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $311,314
5Port of Wilmington, N.C. $257,761
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $93,738
7Port of Los Angeles $41,730
8Port of Houston $32,981
9Port of New York $32,479
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $23,116

U.S. imports of Master alloys of copper decreased 14.59 percent through August to $4.96 million

U.S. imports of Master alloys of copper decreased 14.59 percent from $5.8 million to $4.96 million 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 1131 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1121 for the last full year with a total value of $9.08 million, a $984,890, 12.16 percent increase from the 2017 total.

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

In the last previous full year, theleading 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.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Belgium $2,889,075
2Kazakhstan $881,691
3Germany $519,463
4United Kingdom $381,856
5Spain $132,561
6China $57,935
7Japan $41,730
8India $40,341
9Italy $12,775
10Switzerland $0

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Baltimore $903,792
2Cleveland $456,166
3New York City $217,811
4Chicago $190,421
5Laredo $143,000
6St. Louis $128,193
7Houston $51,648
8Philadelphia $47,876
9Dallas $43,704
10Detroit $19,863

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 Virginia rose 61.33 percent compared to last year to $2.55 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 14.24 percent compared to last year to $1.05 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 59.6 percent compared to last year to $529,597.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 8.48 percent compared to last year to $311,314.
  • Port of Wilmington, N.C. fell 55.95 percent compared to last year to $257,761.

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 $544,907, 23.25 percent, (58.28 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Kazakhstan decreased $310,167, 26.02 percent, (17.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $383,448, 42.47 percent, (10.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom increased $198,652, 108.43 percent, (7.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Spain increased $132,561, 0 percent, (2.67 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.92 percent of all these Master alloys of copper imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $4.8 million of the $4.96 million total.

All totaled, 94.92 percent of all these Master alloys of copper imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $4.71 million of the $4.96 million total