Total Trade: $1.5 million
|1||Port of New Orleans||$501,217|
|2||Port of Newark||$302,410|
|3||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$92,051|
|4||Port of Virginia||$86,883|
|6||Port of Los Angeles||$72,252|
|7||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$48,442|
|8||Chicago O’Hare International Airport||$39,605|
|9||Honolulu International Airport, Hawaii||$37,382|
|10||Detroit Metropolitan Airport||$33,259|
U.S. imports of Metal yarn decreased 1.22 percent through February to $1.5 million
U.S. imports of Metal yarn decreased 1.22 percent from $1.52 million to $1.5 million through the first two 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 1107 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1105 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 February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 China, No. 4 Turkey and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New Orleans, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port Laredo.
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 Turkey, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany 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 – February 2019
|3||New York City||$333,259|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of New Orleans rose 58936 percent compared to last year to $501,217.
- Port of Newark rose 44.92 percent compared to last year to $302,410.
- Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 779.61 percent compared to last year to $92,051.
- Port of Virginia fell 71.15 percent compared to last year to $86,883.
- Port Laredo rose 8740.64 percent compared to last year to $85,931.
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 $51,060, 9.21 percent, (33.51 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan decreased $29,144, 8.76 percent, (20.2 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $157,120, 1311.41 percent, (11.26 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 Turkey decreased $232,062, 58.06 percent, (11.16 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $124,301, 12788 percent, (8.34 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 84.46 percent of all these Metal yarn imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $1.27 million of the $1.5 million total.
All totaled, 71.13 percent of all these Metal yarn imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $1.07 million of the $1.5 million total