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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through December 2018.

Imports: Misc. aluminum household articles

Misc. aluminum household articles, the No. 319 import by value totaled $91.69 million for the month of December, $1.12 billion through December of 2018, and $1.1 billion for all of 2017, 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
1China$727.22 M
2Thailand$164.66 M
3Italy$45.43 M
4India$31.84 M
5Taiwan$28.03 M
6Vietnam$25.21 M
7Brazil$16.21 M
8South Korea$10.26 M
9Mexico$10.2 M
10Denmark$8.08 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.12 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $290,246,197
2Port of Newark $204,473,338
3Port of Oakland, Calif. $153,006,550
4Port of Long Beach $103,936,861
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $72,243,097
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $45,667,723
7Port of Houston $44,577,991
8Port of Virginia $41,132,749
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $31,531,183
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $17,458,836

U.S. imports of Misc. aluminum household articles increased 1.29 percent through December to $1.12 billion

U.S. imports of Misc. aluminum household articles increased 1.29 percent from $1.1 billion to $1.12 billion in 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 319 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 298 for the last full year with a total value of $1.1 billion, a $25.01 million, 2.32 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 India and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $727,215,773
2Thailand $164,656,062
3Italy $45,431,893
4India $31,836,713
5Taiwan $28,031,257
6Vietnam $25,207,238
7Brazil $16,212,466
8South Korea $10,257,180
9Mexico $10,195,372
10Denmark $8,084,526

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $91,437,846
2New York City $46,392,899
3San Francisco $30,051,105
4Seattle $16,108,668
5Atlanta/Savannah $14,786,882
6Chicago $11,403,489
7Houston $9,752,001
8Norfolk $7,982,040
9Detroit $5,568,332
10New Orleans $4,268,224

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 8.12 percent compared to last year to $290.25 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 18.1 percent compared to last year to $204.47 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 3.2 percent compared to last year to $153.01 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 7.99 percent compared to last year to $103.94 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 17.46 percent compared to last year to $72.24 million.

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 China increased $48.72 million, 7.18 percent, (65.08 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Thailand decreased $6.61 million, 3.86 percent, (14.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $10.81 million, 31.23 percent, (4.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India decreased $342,634, 1.06 percent, (2.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Taiwan decreased $50.63 million, 64.36 percent, (2.51 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.24 percent of all these Misc. aluminum household articles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $997.17 million of the $1.12 billion total.

All totaled, 73.73 percent of all these Misc. aluminum household articles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $823.91 million of the $1.12 billion total