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

Imports: Misc. aluminum non-prefab structures

Misc. aluminum non-prefab structures, the No. 238 import by value totaled $132.52 million for the month of December, $1.57 billion through December of 2018, and $1.36 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
1Canada$572.99 M
2China$251.16 M
3Mexico$202.63 M
4Colombia$163.22 M
5Italy$80.43 M
6Germany$64.74 M
7South Korea$33.93 M
8Thailand$31.63 M
9Poland$24.04 M
10Vietnam$18.07 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.57 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $192,228,996
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $191,498,819
3Port Everglades, Fla. $149,768,837
4Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $121,466,163
5Port of Los Angeles $110,437,519
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $100,936,241
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $80,693,956
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $75,873,492
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $56,571,651
10Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $42,980,967

U.S. imports of Misc. aluminum non-prefab structures increased 16.02 percent through December to $1.57 billion

U.S. imports of Misc. aluminum non-prefab structures increased 16.02 percent from $1.36 billion to $1.57 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 238 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 248 for the last full year with a total value of $1.36 billion, a $81.28 million, 6.37 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Colombia and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Colombia and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $572,991,043
2China $251,157,322
3Mexico $202,630,266
4Colombia $163,215,227
5Italy $80,434,040
6Germany $64,738,546
7South Korea $33,926,164
8Thailand $31,634,722
9Poland $24,042,063
10Vietnam $18,065,273

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $46,542,216
2Detroit $44,820,784
3Miami $38,331,676
4Buffalo $36,518,597
5San Diego $30,470,967
6Seattle $26,059,590
7Los Angeles $22,740,328
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $14,127,979
9Chicago $11,563,661
10Laredo $11,234,449

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 12.17 percent compared to last year to $192.23 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 18.24 percent compared to last year to $191.5 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 79.54 percent compared to last year to $149.77 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 52.51 percent compared to last year to $121.47 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 26.76 percent compared to last year to $110.44 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 Canada decreased $18.36 million, 3.1 percent, (36.41 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $51.34 million, 25.69 percent, (15.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $46.14 million, 29.48 percent, (12.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Colombia increased $60.28 million, 58.57 percent, (10.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $12.48 million, 18.37 percent, (5.11 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 80.73 percent of all these Misc. aluminum non-prefab structures imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.27 billion of the $1.57 billion total.

All totaled, 48.64 percent of all these Misc. aluminum non-prefab structures imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $765.4 million of the $1.57 billion total