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

Imports: Misc. carving materials

Misc. carving materials, the No. 657 import by value totaled $22 million for the month of October, $202.96 million through October of 2018, and $214.99 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
1China$44.95 M
2Mexico$42.08 M
3India$37.84 M
4Vietnam$19.06 M
5Colombia$17.68 M
6Canada$16.12 M
7South Korea$14.32 M
8Taiwan$6.19 M
9Japan$1.13 M
10Belgium$794,468
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $202.96 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $43,927,715
2Port of Los Angeles $38,951,809
3Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas $22,525,441
4Port Laredo $19,132,340
5Port Miami $16,380,244
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $12,240,495
7Port Everglades, Fla. $9,472,533
8Port of Long Beach $8,100,178
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $6,224,128
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $3,580,657

U.S. imports of Misc. carving materials increased 11.76 percent through October to $202.96 million

U.S. imports of Misc. carving materials increased 11.76 percent from $181.6 million to $202.96 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 657 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 656 for the last full year with a total value of $214.99 million, a $21.85 million, 11.31 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 India, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 Colombia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port Miami.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 India, No. 4 Colombia and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port Miami.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $44,952,656
2Mexico $42,076,198
3India $37,843,316
4Vietnam $19,056,896
5Colombia $17,678,384
6Canada $16,115,247
7South Korea $14,315,595
8Taiwan $6,188,798
9Japan $1,134,904
10Belgium $794,468

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $8,480,727
2Laredo $6,834,130
3Los Angeles $6,174,109
4Miami $5,957,435
5Detroit $2,652,862
6Seattle $680,059
7Buffalo $385,844
8Atlanta/Savannah $330,090
9San Juan $318,862
10San Francisco $307,299

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 Newark rose 28.23 percent compared to last year to $43.93 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 15.95 percent compared to last year to $38.95 million.
  • Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas rose 6.77 percent compared to last year to $22.53 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 2.87 percent compared to last year to $19.13 million.
  • Port Miami rose 5.85 percent compared to last year to $16.38 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 $2.76 million, 6.55 percent, (22.15 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $2.16 million, 5.4 percent, (20.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $6.79 million, 21.86 percent, (18.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Vietnam increased $6.17 million, 47.84 percent, (9.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Colombia increased $1.56 million, 9.65 percent, (8.71 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.63 percent of all these Misc. carving materials imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $161.61 million of the $202.96 million total.

All totaled, 69.43 percent of all these Misc. carving materials imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $140.92 million of the $202.96 million total