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

Imports: Misc. articles of unhardened vulcanized rubber

Misc. articles of unhardened vulcanized rubber, the No. 106 import by value totaled $389.87 million for the month of October, $3.6 billion through October of 2018, and $3.94 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$718.22 M
2Mexico$644.31 M
3Canada$390.38 M
4Japan$379.71 M
5Germany$231.75 M
6Taiwan$214.02 M
7South Korea$164.98 M
8France$101.13 M
9Vietnam$78.14 M
10United Kingdom$74.62 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $3.6 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $602,487,582
2Port Laredo $375,546,570
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $286,921,755
4Port of Newark $279,803,659
5Port of Long Beach $195,940,981
6Port of Charleston $162,472,376
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $154,414,568
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $148,722,137
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $123,334,341
10Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $104,796,512

U.S. imports of Misc. articles of unhardened vulcanized rubber increased 8.92 percent through October to $3.6 billion

U.S. imports of Misc. articles of unhardened vulcanized rubber increased 8.92 percent from $3.31 billion to $3.6 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 106 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 110 for the last full year with a total value of $3.94 billion, a $123.11 million, 3.22 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $718,221,779
2Mexico $644,312,380
3Canada $390,381,776
4Japan $379,707,012
5Germany $231,753,770
6Taiwan $214,019,720
7South Korea $164,981,969
8France $101,127,599
9Vietnam $78,139,620
10United Kingdom $74,622,765

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $94,868,001
2Detroit $92,344,379
3Chicago $70,177,953
4Los Angeles $66,021,601
5Cleveland $56,675,609
6New York City $39,632,897
7Atlanta/Savannah $34,275,861
8New Orleans $31,363,416
9Charleston $26,744,848
10San Diego $18,509,738

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 rose 9.98 percent compared to last year to $602.49 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 15.82 percent compared to last year to $375.55 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 3.33 percent compared to last year to $286.92 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 16.43 percent compared to last year to $279.8 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 5.68 percent compared to last year to $195.94 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 $83.38 million, 13.13 percent, (19.94 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $57.21 million, 9.75 percent, (17.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $24.39 million, 6.66 percent, (10.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan increased $1.12 million, 0.3 percent, (10.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $22.64 million, 10.83 percent, (6.44 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.65 percent of all these Misc. articles of unhardened vulcanized rubber imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $2.36 billion of the $3.6 billion total.

All totaled, 48.33 percent of all these Misc. articles of unhardened vulcanized rubber imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.74 billion of the $3.6 billion total