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

Imports: Misc. aluminum non-prefab structures

Misc. aluminum non-prefab structures, the No. 243 import by value totaled $151.85 million for the month of October, $1.3 billion through October of 2018, and $1.36 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
1Canada$475.72 M
2China$203.86 M
3Mexico$172.21 M
4Colombia$133.56 M
5Italy$67.29 M
6Germany$55.27 M
7South Korea$29.21 M
8Thailand$27.67 M
9Poland$19.35 M
10Vietnam$14.83 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.3 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $162,273,916
2Port of Newark $159,319,567
3Port Everglades, Fla. $124,968,484
4Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $102,278,362
5Port of Los Angeles $89,803,189
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $86,851,293
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $64,977,903
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $62,470,088
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $49,688,499
10Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $34,242,206

U.S. imports of Misc. aluminum non-prefab structures increased 15.24 percent through October to $1.3 billion

U.S. imports of Misc. aluminum non-prefab structures increased 15.24 percent from $1.13 billion to $1.3 billion 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 243 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 249 for the last full year with a total value of $1.36 billion, a $81.28 million, 6.37 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Colombia and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Colombia and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $475,721,264
2China $203,857,886
3Mexico $172,212,098
4Colombia $133,562,131
5Italy $67,291,326
6Germany $55,270,989
7South Korea $29,208,525
8Thailand $27,670,694
9Poland $19,345,506
10Vietnam $14,827,138

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $30,339,998
2New York City $25,857,458
3Buffalo $22,598,342
4San Diego $20,789,591
5Miami $19,479,374
6Los Angeles $13,799,018
7Seattle $13,027,635
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $8,801,618
9Chicago $8,301,342
10Laredo $8,236,758

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:

  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 21.06 percent compared to last year to $162.27 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 10.35 percent compared to last year to $159.32 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 82.42 percent compared to last year to $124.97 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 56.83 percent compared to last year to $102.28 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 25.65 percent compared to last year to $89.8 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 decreased $25.98 million, 5.18 percent, (36.45 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $36.85 million, 22.06 percent, (15.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $44.36 million, 34.69 percent, (13.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Colombia increased $52.31 million, 64.38 percent, (10.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $11.32 million, 20.22 percent, (5.16 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 80.67 percent of all these Misc. aluminum non-prefab structures imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.05 billion of the $1.3 billion total.

All totaled, 48.94 percent of all these Misc. aluminum non-prefab structures imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $638.64 million of the $1.3 billion total