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

Imports: Misc. ash and slag

Misc. ash and slag, the No. 875 import by value totaled $8.3 million for the month of June, $33.17 million through June of 2020, and $65.77 million 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
1Turkey$12.15 M
2Canada$5.02 M
3Japan$4.85 M
4Germany$2.25 M
5Spain$1.96 M
6Brazil$1.86 M
7India$1.66 M
8Guyana$1.15 M
9China$689,329
10Malta$424,706
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U.S. imports of Misc. ash and slag decreased 2.16 percent through June to $33.17 million

U.S. imports of Misc. ash and slag decreased 2.16 percent from $33.9 million to $33.17 million through the first six 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 875 through June among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 894 for the last full year with a total value of $65.77 million, a $5.65 million, 7.91 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through June of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Turkey, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Tampa, Fla., No. 2 Port Manatee, Fla., No. 3 Port of Port Canaveral, Fla., No. 4 Port of Jacksonville, Fla. and No. 5 Port of Searsport, Maine.

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Turkey, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Tampa, Fla., No. 2 Port of Jacksonville, Fla., No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port Manatee, Fla..

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Tampa, Fla. fell 3.72 percent compared to last year to $8.36 million.
  • Port Manatee, Fla. fell 4.93 percent compared to last year to $3.89 million.
  • Port of Port Canaveral, Fla. rose 123.35 percent compared to last year to $2.14 million.
  • Port of Jacksonville, Fla. fell 56.41 percent compared to last year to $2.03 million.
  • Port of Searsport, Maine totaled $1.86 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

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 Turkey increased $1.56 million, 14.69 percent, (36.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $1.12 million, 28.65 percent, (15.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan increased $775,377, 19.01 percent, (14.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany decreased $1.19 million, 34.66 percent, (6.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Spain increased $1.19 million, 156.79 percent, (5.9 percent market share).

All totaled, 79.09 percent of all these Misc. ash and slag imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through June of this year. That is equal to $26.23 million of the $33.17 million total.

All totaled, 55.1 percent of all these Misc. ash and slag imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through June of this year. That is equal to $18.28 million of the $33.17 million total