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

Imports: Misc. ceramic articles

Misc. ceramic articles, the No. 775 import by value totaled $12.24 million for the month of July, $77.54 million through July of 2019, and $151.32 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
1Japan$16.17 M
2China$14.68 M
3Spain$12.26 M
4Italy$8.24 M
5Mexico$6.06 M
6Vietnam$4.34 M
7Germany$4.1 M
8Canada$2.01 M
9India$1.66 M
10France$957,729
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $77.54 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $10,951,894
2Port of Los Angeles $9,181,647
3Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $5,540,554
4Port of Virginia $5,434,182
5Port of Newark $5,374,738
6Port of Houston $5,127,682
7Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $3,090,445
8Miami International Airport $2,962,102
9Los Angeles International Airport $2,785,629
10Port of New Orleans $2,094,960

U.S. imports of Misc. ceramic articles decreased 14.79 percent through July to $77.54 million

U.S. imports of Misc. ceramic articles decreased 14.79 percent from $91 million to $77.54 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 775 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 747 for the last full year with a total value of $151.32 million, a $6.77 million, 4.68 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 China, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 San Francisco International Airport, Calif., No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 San Francisco International Airport, Calif., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $16,174,025
2China $14,680,207
3Spain $12,260,462
4Italy $8,239,282
5Mexico $6,062,273
6Vietnam $4,344,191
7Germany $4,096,227
8Canada $2,009,699
9India $1,657,799
10France $957,729

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $8,559,619
2San Francisco $8,209,237
3Cleveland $3,747,967
4New York City $3,732,389
5Houston $2,814,309
6Norfolk $2,174,526
7Atlanta/Savannah $1,893,069
8Miami $1,872,149
9New Orleans $1,538,076
10Dallas $1,529,200

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:

  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. rose 3.04 percent compared to last year to $10.95 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 35.05 percent compared to last year to $9.18 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 16.68 percent compared to last year to $5.54 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 9.88 percent compared to last year to $5.43 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 25.27 percent compared to last year to $5.37 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 Japan increased $8.56 million, 112.5 percent, (20.86 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $17.9 million, 54.94 percent, (18.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Spain increased $1.9 million, 18.29 percent, (15.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy decreased $5.82 million, 41.41 percent, (10.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $3.9 million, 180.13 percent, (7.82 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.05 percent of all these Misc. ceramic articles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $57.42 million of the $77.54 million total.

All totaled, 47.05 percent of all these Misc. ceramic articles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $36.48 million of the $77.54 million total