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

Imports: Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard

Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard, the No. 386 import by value totaled $67.93 million for the month of July, $471.05 million through July of 2019, and $787.25 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
1Canada$296.4 M
2Australia$49.62 M
3Finland$33.69 M
4Sweden$16.93 M
5Germany$16.32 M
6Mexico$15.64 M
7Japan$8.81 M
8China$6.19 M
9Chile$6.15 M
10Austria$5.7 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $471.05 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $90,209,216
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $48,000,729
3International Falls, Minn. $44,197,613
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $42,066,243
5Port of Baltimore, Md. $28,404,760
6Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $21,974,862
7Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $19,744,395
8Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $18,832,315
9Port of Philadelphia $17,971,344
10Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $14,020,231

U.S. imports of Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard increased 6.28 percent through July to $471.05 million

U.S. imports of Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard increased 6.28 percent from $443.2 million to $471.05 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 386 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 403 for the last full year with a total value of $787.25 million, a $31.24 million, 4.13 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 Finland, No. 4 Sweden and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 International Falls, Minn., No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Finland, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 International Falls, Minn., No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $296,402,313
2Australia $49,620,968
3Finland $33,687,194
4Sweden $16,929,959
5Germany $16,322,277
6Mexico $15,644,755
7Japan $8,813,954
8China $6,188,972
9Chile $6,146,645
10Austria $5,698,740

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $73,824,133
2Ogdensburg, N.Y. $30,571,890
3Duluth, Minn. $22,747,502
4Baltimore $17,924,685
5San Francisco $17,619,454
6St. Albans, Vt. $13,883,111
7Buffalo $12,065,340
8Philadelphia $11,804,533
9Seattle $8,104,367
10Pembina, N.D. $8,051,202

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 Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 20.03 percent compared to last year to $90.21 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 25.17 percent compared to last year to $48 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. rose 13.99 percent compared to last year to $44.2 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 22.29 percent compared to last year to $42.07 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 4.99 percent compared to last year to $28.4 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 Canada increased $26.02 million, 9.62 percent, (62.92 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Australia increased $11.36 million, 29.69 percent, (10.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Finland decreased $7.77 million, 18.75 percent, (7.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Sweden increased $27,512, 0.16 percent, (3.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany decreased $901,079, 5.23 percent, (3.47 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.67 percent of all these Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $412.96 million of the $471.05 million total.

All totaled, 53.68 percent of all these Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $252.88 million of the $471.05 million total