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

Imports: Misc. organo-inorganic compounds

Misc. organo-inorganic compounds, the No. 343 import by value totaled $55.48 million for the month of February, $143.72 million through February of 2020, and $1.14 billion 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
1China$49.03 M
2Germany$32.12 M
3India$22.24 M
4United Kingdom$7.36 M
5Japan$6.33 M
6France$4.98 M
7Thailand$4.14 M
8Italy$3.24 M
9Indonesia$2.75 M
10Belgium$2.22 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $143.72 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $23,898,141
2Port of Charleston $23,416,496
3Port of Los Angeles $21,271,262
4Port of New Orleans $12,675,896
5Port of Houston $12,646,320
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $12,484,485
7Port of Virginia $8,405,974
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $5,256,005
9Port of Long Beach $5,220,358
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $3,793,311

U.S. imports of Misc. organo-inorganic compounds decreased 36.80 percent through February to $143.72 million

U.S. imports of Misc. organo-inorganic compounds decreased 36.80 percent from $227.4 million to $143.72 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 343 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 260 for the last full year with a total value of $1.14 billion, a $233.81 million, 17.01 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 India, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Port of Houston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 India, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $49,029,347
2Germany $32,118,229
3India $22,237,827
4United Kingdom $7,361,576
5Japan $6,331,160
6France $4,976,978
7Thailand $4,137,788
8Italy $3,239,349
9Indonesia $2,753,961
10Belgium $2,216,447

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $17,480,759
2Charleston $15,065,841
3New Orleans $9,995,458
4Los Angeles $7,067,123
5St. Louis $5,292,165
6New York City $4,370,268
7Atlanta/Savannah $3,397,164
8Chicago $3,383,030
9Cleveland $3,033,339
10Detroit $2,932,150

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 of Newark fell 19.85 percent compared to last year to $23.9 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 14.94 percent compared to last year to $23.42 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 63.31 percent compared to last year to $21.27 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 89.9 percent compared to last year to $12.68 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 29.45 percent compared to last year to $12.65 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 $82.07 million, 62.6 percent, (34.11 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany decreased $4.02 million, 11.11 percent, (22.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $4.53 million, 25.61 percent, (15.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom increased $3.39 million, 85.59 percent, (5.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan decreased $1.42 million, 18.27 percent, (4.41 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 81.46 percent of all these Misc. organo-inorganic compounds imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $117.08 million of the $143.72 million total.

All totaled, 65.34 percent of all these Misc. organo-inorganic compounds imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $93.91 million of the $143.72 million total