Total Trade: $5.97 million
|1||Port of New Orleans||$1,845,328|
|2||Port of Newark||$775,934|
|4||Port of Los Angeles||$540,143|
|5||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$320,435|
|6||Chicago O’Hare International Airport||$272,115|
|7||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$217,979|
|8||Port of Long Beach||$200,065|
|9||Port of Virginia||$136,135|
|10||Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport||$80,712|
U.S. imports of Metal yarn decreased 1.94 percent through August to $5.97 million
U.S. imports of Metal yarn decreased 1.94 percent from $6.08 million to $5.97 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 1121 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1120 for the last full year with a total value of $9.63 million, a $795,521, 9.00 percent increase from the 2017 total.
Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 China and No. 5 Turkey. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New Orleans, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Turkey, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.
January – August 2019
|3||New York City||$333,259|
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 New Orleans rose 6655.48 percent compared to last year to $1.85 million.
- Port of Newark rose 18.63 percent compared to last year to $775,934.
- Port Laredo rose 2538.06 percent compared to last year to $739,501.
- Port of Los Angeles rose 5.75 percent compared to last year to $540,143.
- Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 3.95 percent compared to last year to $320,435.
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 United Kingdom decreased $231,090, 9.81 percent, (35.63 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan decreased $230,717, 21.45 percent, (14.17 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $746,269, 1802.15 percent, (13.2 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $278,349, 100.48 percent, (9.31 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Turkey decreased $703,151, 67.48 percent, (5.68 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 77.99 percent of all these Metal yarn imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $4.65 million of the $5.97 million total.
All totaled, 70.76 percent of all these Metal yarn imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $4.22 million of the $5.97 million total