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

Imports: Misc. residual chemical, industrial products

Misc. residual chemical, industrial products, the No. 924 import by value totaled $5.75 million for the month of July, $32.48 million through July of 2019, and $55.11 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
1Mexico$7.88 M
2Canada$6.88 M
3China$6.67 M
4Brazil$5.99 M
5India$4.33 M
6Argentina$145,599
7The Netherlands$136,165
8United Kingdom$112,099
9Bahamas$94,221
10Japan$46,899
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $32.48 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $6,588,895
2Chicago O’Hare International Airport $6,352,806
3Port of Newark $4,380,591
4Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $3,393,429
5Port of Virginia $3,207,873
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $2,540,576
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,385,930
8Brownsville International Bridges $892,872
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $755,097
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $659,389

U.S. imports of Misc. residual chemical, industrial products increased 13.25 percent through July to $32.48 million

U.S. imports of Misc. residual chemical, industrial products increased 13.25 percent from $28.68 million to $32.48 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 924 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 939 for the last full year with a total value of $55.11 million, a $9.84 million, 21.73 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $7,882,685
2Canada $6,880,616
3China $6,668,089
4Brazil $5,988,946
5India $4,326,021
6Argentina $145,599
7The Netherlands $136,165
8United Kingdom $112,099
9Bahamas $94,221
10Japan $46,899

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $8,629,142
2Laredo $3,276,716
3Seattle $2,022,734
4Norfolk $1,921,619
5Atlanta/Savannah $1,663,679
6Buffalo $585,849
7Detroit $582,556
8New York City $414,284
9El Paso $144,912
10San Diego $136,973

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:

  • Port Laredo rose 37.03 percent compared to last year to $6.59 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 5 percent compared to last year to $6.35 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 2.55 percent compared to last year to $4.38 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 19.53 percent compared to last year to $3.39 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 84.52 percent compared to last year to $3.21 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 Mexico increased $1.97 million, 33.27 percent, (24.27 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $599,084, 8.01 percent, (21.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $461,762, 6.48 percent, (20.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Brazil increased $1.89 million, 46.13 percent, (18.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India increased $1.02 million, 30.7 percent, (13.32 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 97.74 percent of all these Misc. residual chemical, industrial products imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $31.75 million of the $32.48 million total.

All totaled, 73.66 percent of all these Misc. residual chemical, industrial products imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $23.92 million of the $32.48 million total