Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Misc. aluminum household articles

Misc. aluminum household articles, the No. 317 import by value totaled $67.18 million for the month of February, $159.58 million through February of 2020, and $1.15 billion for all of 2019, 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$111.64 M
2Thailand$13.54 M
3Vietnam$7.68 M
4Brazil$5.88 M
5India$4.64 M
6Italy$4.51 M
7Taiwan$1.84 M
8South Korea$1.42 M
9Mexico$1.15 M
10Hong Kong$1.06 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $159.58 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $42,000,908
2Port of Newark $27,363,757
3Port of Oakland, Calif. $17,988,433
4Port of Houston $14,194,281
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $10,852,567
6Port of Long Beach $10,005,445
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $7,070,473
8Port of Virginia $4,333,216
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $3,603,213
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $3,344,647

U.S. imports of Misc. aluminum household articles decreased 10.53 percent through February to $159.58 million

U.S. imports of Misc. aluminum household articles decreased 10.53 percent from $178.35 million to $159.58 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 317 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 317 for the last full year with a total value of $1.15 billion, a $28.51 million, 2.55 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Brazil 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 Houston and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 India and No. 5 Italy. 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 – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $111,640,826
2Thailand $13,543,869
3Vietnam $7,683,179
4Brazil $5,875,510
5India $4,638,736
6Italy $4,513,958
7Taiwan $1,842,292
8South Korea $1,418,365
9Mexico $1,152,182
10Hong Kong $1,062,944

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $23,189,999
2New York City $17,141,547
3San Francisco $7,537,330
4Houston $6,910,475
5Atlanta/Savannah $4,806,917
6Seattle $4,547,993
7Chicago $2,502,089
8Norfolk $2,028,291
9Detroit $1,987,238
10Baltimore $1,644,842

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 Los Angeles fell 19.72 percent compared to last year to $42 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 11 percent compared to last year to $27.36 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 20.55 percent compared to last year to $17.99 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 150.88 percent compared to last year to $14.19 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 8.89 percent compared to last year to $10.85 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 decreased $23.69 million, 17.5 percent, (69.96 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Thailand decreased $1.95 million, 12.57 percent, (8.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Vietnam increased $2.46 million, 47.17 percent, (4.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Brazil increased $4.29 million, 270.36 percent, (3.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India decreased $293,962, 5.96 percent, (2.91 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.85 percent of all these Misc. aluminum household articles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $143.38 million of the $159.58 million total.

All totaled, 70.44 percent of all these Misc. aluminum household articles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $112.4 million of the $159.58 million total