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

Imports: Misc. carving materials

Misc. carving materials, the No. 659 import by value totaled $15.65 million for the month of December, $238.99 million through December of 2018, and $214.99 million 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
1China$51.71 M
2Mexico$50.36 M
3India$44.84 M
4Vietnam$21.61 M
5Colombia$21.42 M
6Canada$18.89 M
7South Korea$16.62 M
8Taiwan$7.44 M
9Japan$1.43 M
10Belgium$1.42 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $238.99 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $51,209,101
2Port of Los Angeles $45,831,412
3Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas $27,170,971
4Port Laredo $22,657,032
5Port Miami $19,895,282
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $14,376,718
7Port Everglades, Fla. $11,583,831
8Port of Long Beach $8,925,282
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $6,702,257
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $3,920,549

U.S. imports of Misc. carving materials increased 11.16 percent through December to $238.99 million

U.S. imports of Misc. carving materials increased 11.16 percent from $214.99 million to $238.99 million 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 659 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 659 for the last full year with a total value of $214.99 million, a $21.85 million, 11.31 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 India, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 Colombia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port Miami.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 India, No. 4 Colombia and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port Miami.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $51,710,840
2Mexico $50,356,431
3India $44,840,655
4Vietnam $21,612,439
5Colombia $21,415,150
6Canada $18,889,260
7South Korea $16,621,066
8Taiwan $7,437,158
9Japan $1,425,099
10Belgium $1,422,231

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $11,374,852
2Laredo $10,505,015
3Los Angeles $9,824,148
4Miami $8,478,327
5Detroit $3,336,959
6Seattle $924,886
7Buffalo $771,581
8Atlanta/Savannah $633,746
9Charleston $513,108
10San Francisco $429,279

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 23.62 percent compared to last year to $51.21 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 15.24 percent compared to last year to $45.83 million.
  • Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas rose 7.38 percent compared to last year to $27.17 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 0.45 percent compared to last year to $22.66 million.
  • Port Miami rose 17.21 percent compared to last year to $19.9 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 increased $3.24 million, 6.68 percent, (21.64 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $2.24 million, 4.66 percent, (21.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $7.42 million, 19.82 percent, (18.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Vietnam increased $6.35 million, 41.58 percent, (9.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Colombia increased $3.03 million, 16.47 percent, (8.96 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.48 percent of all these Misc. carving materials imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $189.94 million of the $238.99 million total.

All totaled, 69.78 percent of all these Misc. carving materials imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $166.76 million of the $238.99 million total