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

Imports: Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard

Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard, the No. 401 import by value totaled $64.51 million for the month of December, $787.25 million through December of 2018, and $756.02 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
1Canada$489.31 M
2Finland$68.8 M
3Australia$63.31 M
4Sweden$30.21 M
5Germany$29.84 M
6Mexico$29.19 M
7Japan$18.19 M
8Austria$10.47 M
9Chile$10.26 M
10France$6.79 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $787.25 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $143,303,185
2International Falls, Minn. $67,948,742
3Port of Oakland, Calif. $63,364,073
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $62,804,223
5Port of Baltimore, Md. $53,570,077
6Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $42,038,490
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $38,920,602
8Port of Philadelphia $36,700,749
9Port of Newark $29,873,668
10Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $26,157,030

U.S. imports of Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard increased 4.13 percent through December to $787.25 million

U.S. imports of Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard increased 4.13 percent from $756.02 million to $787.25 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 401 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 395 for the last full year with a total value of $756.02 million, a $29.81 million, 4.11 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Finland, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 Sweden 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..

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

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $489,306,547
2Finland $68,802,320
3Australia $63,308,095
4Sweden $30,206,131
5Germany $29,838,894
6Mexico $29,185,454
7Japan $18,188,694
8Austria $10,466,215
9Chile $10,260,637
10France $6,791,194

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $51,769,252
2Ogdensburg, N.Y. $21,846,256
3Duluth, Minn. $17,388,851
4San Francisco $13,838,667
5Baltimore $12,679,035
6St. Albans, Vt. $10,345,749
7Buffalo $9,720,585
8Philadelphia $9,184,248
9New York City $6,327,500
10Seattle $5,947,941

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 8.28 percent compared to last year to $143.3 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. fell 3.75 percent compared to last year to $67.95 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 36.7 percent compared to last year to $63.36 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 12.57 percent compared to last year to $62.8 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 19.42 percent compared to last year to $53.57 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 $4.67 million, 0.96 percent, (62.15 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Finland decreased $2.58 million, 3.62 percent, (8.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Australia increased $4.81 million, 8.23 percent, (8.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Sweden increased $1.88 million, 6.62 percent, (3.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $6.69 million, 28.9 percent, (3.79 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.56 percent of all these Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $681.46 million of the $787.25 million total.

All totaled, 49.67 percent of all these Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $390.99 million of the $787.25 million total