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

Imports: Misc. natural cork

Misc. natural cork, the No. 733 import by value totaled $12.6 million for the month of December, $169.06 million through December of 2018, and $150.96 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
1Portugal$158.49 M
2Spain$2.88 M
3China$1.81 M
4Italy$1.81 M
5France$1.78 M
6Mexico$1.03 M
7Malta$723,435
8Japan$128,992
9India$101,346
10United Kingdom$67,175
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $169.06 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Oakland, Calif. $99,896,142
2San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $40,930,963
3Port of Newark $9,483,973
4Port of Virginia $7,892,391
5Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport $1,601,973
6Port Laredo $924,760
7Port of Los Angeles $560,256
8Los Angeles International Airport $551,359
9Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $550,805
10Port of San Francisco, Calif. $548,862

U.S. imports of Misc. natural cork increased 11.99 percent through December to $169.06 million

U.S. imports of Misc. natural cork increased 11.99 percent from $150.96 million to $169.06 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 733 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 739 for the last full year with a total value of $150.96 million, a $6.7 million, 4.25 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Portugal, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 China, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 San Francisco International Airport, Calif., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Portugal, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 China, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 San Francisco International Airport, Calif., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Portugal $158,494,335
2Spain $2,875,409
3China $1,811,528
4Italy $1,809,414
5France $1,776,584
6Mexico $1,028,577
7Malta $723,435
8Japan $128,992
9India $101,346
10United Kingdom $67,175

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Francisco $28,186,718
2Cleveland $1,784,130
3Norfolk $1,218,401
4Chicago $716,071
5New York City $477,608
6Laredo $354,818
7Atlanta/Savannah $236,146
8Los Angeles $195,252
9Dallas $177,658
10Baltimore $169,803

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 4.01 percent compared to last year to $99.9 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. rose 41.15 percent compared to last year to $40.93 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 6.84 percent compared to last year to $9.48 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 8.13 percent compared to last year to $7.89 million.
  • Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport rose 41.96 percent compared to last year to $1.6 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 Portugal increased $18.22 million, 12.99 percent, (93.75 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Spain decreased $935,648, 24.55 percent, (1.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $69,913, 3.72 percent, (1.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy increased $106,013, 6.22 percent, (1.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 France increased $410,521, 30.05 percent, (1.05 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 98.64 percent of all these Misc. natural cork imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $166.77 million of the $169.06 million total.

All totaled, 94.52 percent of all these Misc. natural cork imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $159.81 million of the $169.06 million total