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

Imports: Misc. wood articles

Misc. wood articles, the No. 238 import by value totaled $107.48 million for the month of February, $230.67 million through February of 2020, and $1.44 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$102.97 M
2Canada$53.96 M
3Mexico$20.52 M
4Brazil$18.2 M
5Ecuador$4.89 M
6Estonia$4.3 M
7Vietnam$4.15 M
8Malaysia$3.76 M
9Indonesia$3.21 M
10India$1.63 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $230.67 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $36,927,378
2Port of Newark $16,401,705
3Port of Houston $14,130,815
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $13,749,565
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $11,718,497
6Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $10,811,072
7Port of Oakland, Calif. $10,783,325
8El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $10,209,668
9Port of Long Beach $9,280,094
10Port of Charleston $9,198,926

U.S. imports of Misc. wood articles decreased 8.21 percent through February to $230.67 million

U.S. imports of Misc. wood articles decreased 8.21 percent from $251.3 million to $230.67 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 238 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 239 for the last full year with a total value of $1.44 billion, a $151.25 million, 9.50 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Ecuador. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $102,965,882
2Canada $53,961,170
3Mexico $20,524,248
4Brazil $18,195,331
5Ecuador $4,886,181
6Estonia $4,304,034
7Vietnam $4,147,135
8Malaysia $3,755,714
9Indonesia $3,213,223
10India $1,626,146

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $17,168,988
2New York City $8,122,160
3Detroit $8,058,745
4Houston $6,409,538
5Atlanta/Savannah $5,295,818
6Chicago $5,035,603
7El Paso $4,987,974
8Charleston $4,732,545
9Ogdensburg, N.Y. $4,525,074
10Seattle $4,304,508

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 Los Angeles fell 33.65 percent compared to last year to $36.93 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 18.92 percent compared to last year to $16.4 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 97.23 percent compared to last year to $14.13 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 18.73 percent compared to last year to $13.75 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 19.97 percent compared to last year to $11.72 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 $26.37 million, 20.39 percent, (44.64 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $1.39 million, 2.51 percent, (23.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico decreased $1.97 million, 8.76 percent, (8.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Brazil increased $3.15 million, 20.97 percent, (7.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Ecuador increased $4.57 million, 1468.83 percent, (2.12 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.94 percent of all these Misc. wood articles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $200.53 million of the $230.67 million total.

All totaled, 40.29 percent of all these Misc. wood articles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $92.93 million of the $230.67 million total