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

Imports: Mica, mica waste

Mica, mica waste, the No. 1063 import by value totaled $1.87 million for the month of July, $10.73 million through July of 2019, and $21.63 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
1Canada$3.68 M
2China$2.12 M
3Japan$1.82 M
4India$1.54 M
5United Kingdom$411,891
6Brazil$339,298
7Finland$333,842
8Thailand$153,064
9South Korea$81,654
10Malaysia$76,800
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $10.73 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $1,834,023
2Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,748,691
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,572,351
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,287,860
5Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $885,376
6Port of Los Angeles $599,251
7Port of Virginia $464,834
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $437,972
9Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish $435,740
10Port of New Orleans $228,125

U.S. imports of Mica, mica waste decreased 9.31 percent through July to $10.73 million

U.S. imports of Mica, mica waste decreased 9.31 percent from $11.83 million to $10.73 million through the first seven 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 1063 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1060 for the last full year with a total value of $21.63 million, a $1.29 million, 6.35 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 India and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 China, No. 4 India and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $3,675,207
2China $2,121,238
3Japan $1,815,987
4India $1,537,857
5United Kingdom $411,891
6Brazil $339,298
7Finland $333,842
8Thailand $153,064
9South Korea $81,654
10Malaysia $76,800

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $1,687,501
2Detroit $1,585,578
3Atlanta/Savannah $1,167,209
4Ogdensburg, N.Y. $804,051
5New Orleans $427,879
6Charleston $277,613
7Los Angeles $167,793
8Buffalo $159,376
9Cleveland $135,692
10San Francisco $94,046

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 19.16 percent compared to last year to $1.83 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 33.54 percent compared to last year to $1.75 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 46.04 percent compared to last year to $1.57 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 22.64 percent compared to last year to $1.29 million.
  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. fell 33.11 percent compared to last year to $885,376.

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 Canada decreased $975,459, 20.97 percent, (34.25 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $1.04 million, 96.49 percent, (19.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $1.58 million, 46.51 percent, (16.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $473,200, 44.45 percent, (14.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $189,687, 85.37 percent, (3.84 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.12 percent of all these Mica, mica waste imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $9.56 million of the $10.73 million total.

All totaled, 68.3 percent of all these Mica, mica waste imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $7.33 million of the $10.73 million total