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

Imports: Misc. cements, mortars, concretes

Misc. cements, mortars, concretes, the No. 828 import by value totaled $7.84 million for the month of July, $61.8 million through July of 2019, and $99.2 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
1Canada$29.1 M
2Austria$13.23 M
3Mexico$7.05 M
4Spain$2.08 M
5Germany$1.67 M
6United Kingdom$1.59 M
7Turkey$1.41 M
8Brazil$1.31 M
9Japan$1.08 M
10Switzerland$678,400
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $61.8 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $9,798,763
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $9,667,095
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $9,443,352
4Port Laredo $7,007,523
5Port of Newark $5,144,407
6Port of Virginia $5,117,709
7Port of Houston $4,758,206
8Port of Mobile, Ala. $3,353,665
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $2,270,010
10Port of Los Angeles $993,080

U.S. imports of Misc. cements, mortars, concretes increased 5.37 percent through July to $61.8 million

U.S. imports of Misc. cements, mortars, concretes increased 5.37 percent from $58.64 million to $61.8 million through the first seven 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 828 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 835 for the last full year with a total value of $99.2 million, a $21.52 million, 27.70 percent increase from the 2017 total.

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

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

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $29,103,685
2Austria $13,229,182
3Mexico $7,047,241
4Spain $2,081,567
5Germany $1,670,197
6United Kingdom $1,590,593
7Turkey $1,406,890
8Brazil $1,313,063
9Japan $1,082,870
10Switzerland $678,400

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $10,384,056
2Buffalo $4,601,679
3Houston $3,088,430
4Cleveland $3,014,070
5New York City $2,377,143
6Mobile $2,302,331
7Atlanta/Savannah $1,528,166
8Laredo $1,276,185
9Chicago $922,222
10Los Angeles $472,401

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 7.99 percent compared to last year to $9.8 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 25.98 percent compared to last year to $9.67 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 11.11 percent compared to last year to $9.44 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 156.9 percent compared to last year to $7.01 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 15.19 percent compared to last year to $5.14 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 $1.24 million, 4.44 percent, (47.1 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Austria decreased $88,025, 0.66 percent, (21.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $4.32 million, 158.36 percent, (11.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Spain increased $65,555, 3.25 percent, (3.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $45,345, 2.79 percent, (2.7 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.98 percent of all these Misc. cements, mortars, concretes imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $53.13 million of the $61.8 million total.

All totaled, 66.45 percent of all these Misc. cements, mortars, concretes imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $41.06 million of the $61.8 million total