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

Imports: Misc. aluminum household articles

Misc. aluminum household articles, the No. 323 import by value totaled $145.17 million for the month of October, $921.21 million through October of 2018, and $1.1 billion 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
1China$598.9 M
2Thailand$133.04 M
3Italy$38.37 M
4Taiwan$26.57 M
5India$26.53 M
6Vietnam$18.98 M
7Brazil$12.75 M
8Mexico$8.6 M
9South Korea$8.04 M
10Denmark$6.64 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $921.21 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $238,817,785
2Port of Newark $170,450,041
3Port of Oakland, Calif. $123,422,830
4Port of Long Beach $87,060,207
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $60,101,000
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $37,894,612
7Port of Houston $35,821,051
8Port of Virginia $34,058,655
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $25,364,552
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $12,208,424

U.S. imports of Misc. aluminum household articles increased 0.99 percent through October to $921.21 million

U.S. imports of Misc. aluminum household articles increased 0.99 percent from $912.2 million to $921.21 million through the first 10 months of 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 323 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 296 for the last full year with a total value of $1.1 billion, a $25.01 million, 2.32 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 India and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $598,899,879
2Thailand $133,036,758
3Italy $38,368,874
4Taiwan $26,572,622
5India $26,527,745
6Vietnam $18,984,632
7Brazil $12,748,431
8Mexico $8,603,809
9South Korea $8,035,409
10Denmark $6,636,634

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $63,613,659
2New York City $29,402,823
3San Francisco $15,768,865
4Seattle $12,116,584
5Atlanta/Savannah $10,166,262
6Chicago $7,725,749
7Houston $5,445,476
8Norfolk $5,013,529
9New Orleans $3,668,189
10Detroit $2,290,158

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 9.3 percent compared to last year to $238.82 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 18.37 percent compared to last year to $170.45 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 6.25 percent compared to last year to $123.42 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 6.68 percent compared to last year to $87.06 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 24.27 percent compared to last year to $60.1 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 increased $37.69 million, 6.72 percent, (65.01 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Thailand decreased $4.52 million, 3.29 percent, (14.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $14.21 million, 58.79 percent, (4.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Taiwan decreased $43.05 million, 61.83 percent, (2.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India decreased $396,631, 1.47 percent, (2.88 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.38 percent of all these Misc. aluminum household articles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $823.41 million of the $921.21 million total.

All totaled, 73.8 percent of all these Misc. aluminum household articles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $679.85 million of the $921.21 million total