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

Imports: Misc. aluminum oxides and hydroxides

Misc. aluminum oxides and hydroxides, the No. 366 import by value totaled $64.13 million for the month of February, $129.26 million through February of 2020, and $1.17 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
1Brazil$46.4 M
2Australia$13.59 M
3Germany$13.23 M
4Jamaica$12.17 M
5China$11.62 M
6Canada$8.83 M
7France$5.26 M
8Japan$4.75 M
9Hong Kong$4.36 M
10Austria$2.47 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $129.26 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish $33,074,013
2Port of Baltimore, Md. $18,467,101
3Port of Charleston $14,261,722
4Port of Bellingham, Wash. $13,587,762
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $6,758,726
6Port of Houston $6,016,778
7Port of Newark $4,890,216
8Port of Virginia $4,296,945
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $3,616,355
10Port of New Orleans $3,279,990

U.S. imports of Misc. aluminum oxides and hydroxides decreased 52.84 percent through February to $129.26 million

U.S. imports of Misc. aluminum oxides and hydroxides decreased 52.84 percent from $274.09 million to $129.26 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 366 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 226 for the last full year with a total value of $1.17 billion, a $161,310, 0.01 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Jamaica and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish, No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Bellingham, Wash. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 China, No. 4 Jamaica and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish, No. 2 Port of Bellingham, Wash., No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Brazil $46,402,488
2Australia $13,587,762
3Germany $13,234,497
4Jamaica $12,174,967
5China $11,623,885
6Canada $8,828,244
7France $5,259,942
8Japan $4,745,603
9Hong Kong $4,355,714
10Austria $2,467,026

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $13,858,573
2New Orleans $10,346,098
3Atlanta/Savannah $6,364,878
4Houston $3,852,538
5Buffalo $3,368,053
6Minneapolis $2,534,556
7Los Angeles $2,507,936
8Baltimore $1,735,346
9Portland/Columbia-Snake River $1,699,209
10Charleston $1,637,493

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 Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish fell 42.2 percent compared to last year to $33.07 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 45.55 percent compared to last year to $18.47 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 36.22 percent compared to last year to $14.26 million.
  • Port of Bellingham, Wash. fell 69.56 percent compared to last year to $13.59 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 27.01 percent compared to last year to $6.76 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 Brazil decreased $61.41 million, 56.96 percent, (35.9 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Australia decreased $40.74 million, 74.99 percent, (10.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $7.78 million, 37.02 percent, (10.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Jamaica decreased $9.99 million, 45.07 percent, (9.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China decreased $11.56 million, 49.87 percent, (8.99 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.06 percent of all these Misc. aluminum oxides and hydroxides imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $97.02 million of the $129.26 million total.

All totaled, 66.65 percent of all these Misc. aluminum oxides and hydroxides imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $86.15 million of the $129.26 million total