Current data is through December 2019.

Imports: Misc. copper articles

Misc. copper articles, the No. 512 import by value totaled $34.5 million for the month of December, $433.81 million through December of 2019, and $476.7 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

RankCountry2019
1China$147.95 M
2Taiwan$53.61 M
3Italy$45.45 M
4India$32.99 M
5Germany$24.9 M
6France$17.33 M
7United Kingdom$16.39 M
8Canada$14.14 M
9Mexico$13.99 M
10Japan$8.07 M
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U.S. imports of Misc. copper articles decreased 9.00 percent through December 2019 to $433.81 million

U.S. imports of Misc. copper articles decreased 9.00 percent from $476.7 million to $433.81 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 512 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 494 for the last full year with a total value of $476.7 million, a $58.75 million, 14.06 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through December 2019 the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 India and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 India and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five in 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 10.77 percent to $87.03 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 1.8 percent to $80.04 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 8.82 percent to $27.56 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 18.57 percent to $23.87 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 1.96 percent to $21.86 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 decreased $33.89 million, 18.64 percent, (34.1 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Taiwan decreased $1.86 million, 3.35 percent, (12.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $7.75 million, 20.54 percent, (10.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $2.09 million, 6.77 percent, (7.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany decreased $4.76 million, 16.04 percent, (5.74 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.28 percent of all these Misc. copper articles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $304.89 million of the $433.81 million total.

All totaled, 55.41 percent of all these Misc. copper articles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $240.36 million of the $433.81 million total.