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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2019.

Imports: Misc. ash and slag

Misc. ash and slag, the No. 881 import by value totaled $9.84 million for the month of March, $17.58 million through March of 2019, and $71.42 million for all of 2018, 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$5.33 M
2India$2.08 M
3Japan$1.89 M
4Brazil$1.81 M
5Germany$1.75 M
6Canada$1.62 M
7China$978,650
8Italy$880,540
9Spain$530,233
10Guyana$211,950
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U.S. imports of Misc. ash and slag decreased 3.21 percent through March to $17.58 million

U.S. imports of Misc. ash and slag decreased 3.21 percent from $18.16 million to $17.58 million through the first three months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 881 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 877 for the last full year with a total value of $71.42 million, a $13.67 million, 23.68 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Turkey, No. 2 India, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Tampa, Fla., No. 2 Port Manatee, Fla., No. 3 Port of Jacksonville, Fla., No. 4 Port of Belfast, Maine and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Turkey, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Portugal. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Tampa, Fla., No. 2 Port Manatee, Fla., No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 4 Port of Port Canaveral, Fla. and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Turkey $5,327,001
2India $2,083,358
3Japan $1,887,063
4Brazil $1,806,200
5Germany $1,748,554
6Canada $1,616,253
7China $978,650
8Italy $880,540
9Spain $530,233
10Guyana $211,950

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Jacksonville/Tampa $12,412,637
2Seattle $1,678,064
3Atlanta/Savannah $1,585,113
4San Francisco $1,443,395
5New Orleans $1,344,712
6Miami $1,336,239
7Houston $1,227,182
8Chicago $1,076,054
9Norfolk $924,964
10Philadelphia $801,261

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Tampa, Fla. rose 11.02 percent compared to last year to $3.87 million.
  • Port Manatee, Fla. rose 384.44 percent compared to last year to $3.52 million.
  • Port of Jacksonville, Fla. rose 155.23 percent compared to last year to $3.15 million.
  • Port of Belfast, Maine totaled $1.81 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 30348 percent compared to last year to $931,700.

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 decreased $749, 0.01 percent, (30.31 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $1.46 million, 233.66 percent, (11.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan increased $181,839, 10.66 percent, (10.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Brazil increased $1.81 million, 0 percent, (10.28 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $1.51 million, 621.87 percent, (9.95 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 73.12 percent of all these Misc. ash and slag imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $12.85 million of the $17.58 million total.

All totaled, 75.49 percent of all these Misc. ash and slag imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $13.27 million of the $17.58 million total