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

Imports: Misc. cements, mortars, concretes

Misc. cements, mortars, concretes, the No. 771 import by value totaled $9.97 million for the month of February, $19.67 million through February of 2020, and $109.08 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
1Canada$7.96 M
2Mexico$3.14 M
3Austria$2.89 M
4Spain$1.86 M
5Germany$843,203
6Turkey$771,026
7China$746,662
8Slovenia$356,400
9Japan$215,222
10Brazil$175,632
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $19.67 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $3,131,929
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,851,972
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $2,519,575
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,425,466
5Port of Newark $1,626,000
6Port of Long Beach $1,533,858
7Port of Virginia $1,221,963
8Port of Houston $1,136,675
9Port of Mobile, Ala. $770,802
10Port of New Orleans $668,893

U.S. imports of Misc. cements, mortars, concretes increased 23.40 percent through February to $19.67 million

U.S. imports of Misc. cements, mortars, concretes increased 23.40 percent from $15.94 million to $19.67 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 771 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 830 for the last full year with a total value of $109.08 million, a $9.88 million, 9.96 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Austria, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Austria, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $7,964,880
2Mexico $3,142,357
3Austria $2,887,374
4Spain $1,855,097
5Germany $843,203
6Turkey $771,026
7China $746,662
8Slovenia $356,400
9Japan $215,222
10Brazil $175,632

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $2,644,472
2Buffalo $1,272,704
3Houston $928,155
4Laredo $890,252
5New York City $733,181
6Cleveland $654,356
7Mobile $509,074
8Atlanta/Savannah $372,535
9Chicago $122,604
10Los Angeles $65,288

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 Laredo rose 77.75 percent compared to last year to $3.13 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 5.39 percent compared to last year to $2.85 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 1.92 percent compared to last year to $2.52 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 1.02 percent compared to last year to $2.43 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 41.7 percent compared to last year to $1.63 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 increased $297,167, 3.88 percent, (40.49 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $1.38 million, 78.61 percent, (15.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Austria increased $11,774, 0.41 percent, (14.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Spain increased $908,822, 96.04 percent, (9.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $440,873, 109.58 percent, (4.29 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.87 percent of all these Misc. cements, mortars, concretes imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $16.69 million of the $19.67 million total.

All totaled, 63.83 percent of all these Misc. cements, mortars, concretes imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $12.55 million of the $19.67 million total